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