Name - Waterman Grainger


Birth Date: 10 Nov 1835

Birth Place: Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 02 Apr 1910

Burial Place: Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, Horry County, South Carolina


Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 01 Feb 1862

Discharge Date: 09 Apr 1865

Rank: Corporal

Company and Regiment: Co. F, 1st S.C. Reg't., Infantry

Military Unit Details:


Family -

Parents: Goldsberry B. Grainger & Sarah Gerald

Wife: Nancy E. Williamson

Children: Charlotte M., Joseph M., Waterman P., Curtis L., Prudence M., Sarah,


Interesting Facts -

Promoted from Private to Corporal on March 1st, 1863.
Hospitalized with Fever on 6/18/1862 and transfered from Chimborazo Hospital in Richmond, Virginia to Lynchburg on 7/24/1863.
Wounded at Battle of Chancellorsville 5/3/1863, hospitalized in Jackson Hospital, Richmond, Virginia.
Wounded on 9/30/1864 with wound to the left foot. Admitted to Jackson Hospital for treatment on 10/2/1864.