Pvt Basil M Stedman

15 February 2021

Private Basil Manly Stedman of the 48th North Carolina Infantry was mortally wounded and captured at Sharpsburg in September, and died in a Frederick, MD hospital on 19 October 1862. This announcement is from the Fayetteville Semi-Weekly Observer of 29 December 1862, online from newspapers.com.

All three sons in this family died in the War. His third brother, David, died at Bentonville, NC in April 1865.

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