Corp Samuel L McElwee

Birth
Camden, Kent County, Delaware, USA
Death 3 May 1863 (aged 24–25)
Chancellorsville, Spotsylvania County, Virginia, USA
Burial Body lost or destroyed, Specifically: Final resting place currently unknown.
Memorial ID 55811810 · View Source
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Samuel served as a Corporal with the 1st Delaware Infantry, Company K during the Civil War.

He was wounded in the back in the battle of Antietam/Sharpsburg on September 17th 1862 and recovered from that wound.

Samuel was later "Killed In Action" in the battle of Chancellorsville during the war.

Bio by:
Russell S. "Russ" Pickett

Special thanks to:
Chris Collins for submitting additional info for his record!

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 2 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55811810
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Samuel L McElwee (1838–3 May 1863), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55811810, ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) Body lost or destroyed, who reports a Final resting place currently unknown..