Name - William H. Bruton

 

Birth Date: Abt. 1843

Birth Place: Marion, South Carolina

Death Date: Abt. 1902

Burial Place: Unknown

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 01 Jan 1862

Discharge Date:

Rank: Corporal

Company and Regiment: Co. A, 26 Reg't South Carolina Vols.

Military Unit Details: He fought in the Battle of The Crater in Virginia

 

Family -

Parents: Benjamin Bruton & Elizabeth Bruton

Wife: 1st - Eliza Caroline Johnston, 2nd - Sarah Frances Shelley

Children: John G. Bruton, Georgia L. Bruton, Juluis B. Bruton, Rufus Bruton, Flossie Bruton, Claudia Bruton, Bolton Danzler Bruton, William Bruton

 

Interesting Facts -

Mustered in at Waccamaw on January 1, 1862, by Captain Smart.
Absent on furlough from about September 1863 to November 1863
Appointed to Corporal on May 1, 1864