Information Provided By Charles Purser: April 2007
Clark Kinchen, Private, Co C, 44th NC Inf, born in Pitt County where he resided as a farmer prior to enlisting in Pitt County at age 40, February 21, 1862. Present or accounted for until wounded and captured at Bristoe Station, Virginia, on or about October 14, 1863. Confined at Old Capitol Prison, Washington. Died in hospital at Washington on October 24, 1863, of “chronic diarrhea.”
C 44TH NC INF CSA CW
- DATE OF DEATH: 10/24/1863
- BURIED AT: SECTION CONFE SITE 87
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