Corporal, Confederate States of America Army
Provided By Charles Purser: April
Asa Williams, Private, Co K, 2 NC Cavalry,
resided in Moore Co., NC where he enlisted at age 23, July 17, 1861 for
the war. Mustered in as Corporal and reduced to ranks Nov-Dec 1861.
Captured on Rapidan River, Va, Feb 7, 1864 and confined at Old Capitol
Prison, Washington, DC where he died March 20, 1864 of typhoid fever.