General William Dorsey Pender, one of the most promising officers in the Confederate Army. Mortally wounded by a shell fragment on the second day at Gettysburg. Died on July 1863 when an artery ruptured and surgeons tried to amputate his leg.
"The most famous of the dozens of young drummer boys was Johnny Clem of Newark, Ohio He went to war at the age of ten. Clem made the army a career, and he retired in 1916 with the rank of major general after 55 years of service. He died in San Antonio, TX