Col Leroy Mangum McAfee

Col Leroy Mangum McAfee

Birth
Death
Sep 1873 (aged 35)
USA
Burial
York, York County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID
24300861 View Source

Civil War Confederate Officer.

An attorney in Shelby, North Carolina, McAfee volunteered his services and was commissioned a Major on April 12, 1862 into the 49th North Carolina Infantry. On November 1, 1862, he was appointed Colonel and commanded the 49th NC on numerous hard-fought battlefields.

He was wounded three times before the last shots were fired in the war.

In the post-war years, the 1858 graduate of the University of North Carolina was a representative in the North Carolina legislature.

Civil War Confederate Officer.

An attorney in Shelby, North Carolina, McAfee volunteered his services and was commissioned a Major on April 12, 1862 into the 49th North Carolina Infantry. On November 1, 1862, he was appointed Colonel and commanded the 49th NC on numerous hard-fought battlefields.

He was wounded three times before the last shots were fired in the war.

In the post-war years, the 1858 graduate of the University of North Carolina was a representative in the North Carolina legislature.


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