Jehu Mc. Angel

  • Birth 1819
  • Death unknown
  • Burial Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 68419220

A son of Charles Angel and Elizabeth Fleming.
He married 2 Jan. 1866 in Rockingham County, NC to Sarah Elizabeth York.

He was a CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

CO I and L
21st Inf. Reg.
NC TROOPS
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He enlisted at age 42 on 6 March 1861 in Rockingham County, NC.
He mustered out of the 45th on 18 August 1862 and went into Company L of the 21st Regiment.
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CO D
45th Infantry Regiment
NC TROOPS
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The 21st N.C. Infantry Regiment, formerly the 11th Volunteers, was a twelve company command organized at Danville, Virginia, in June, 1861. Men of this unit were recruited in Davidson, Surry, Forsyth, Stokes, Rockingham, and Guilford counties. It was assigned to General Trimbles', Hokes', Godwins' and W.G. Lewis' Brigade.
After taking part in the Battle of First Manassas and Jacksons' Valley operations, the 21st participated in many conflicts of the army from the Seven Days' Battle to Bristoe. It was then involved in the engagements at Plymouth , Drewrys Bluff and Cold Harbor, marched with Jubal Early to the Shenandoah Valley and saw action around Appomattox.
The unit sustained 80 casualties at First Winchester , 13 at Cross Keys and Port Republic , 45 during the Seven Days' Battle, 51 at Groveton , 18 at Sharpsburg , and 24 at Fredericksburg . It lost 78 at Chancellorsville , twenty-eight percent of the 436 at Gettysburg , and 52 at Plymouth . In April, 1865, it surrendered with 6 officers and 117 men of which only 40 were armed.
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  • Created by: deegraver
  • Added: 15 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 68419220
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jehu Mc. Angel (1819–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 68419220, citing Angel Cemetery, Rockingham County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by deegraver (contributor 47071483) .