William H. Gupton
Private, Confederate States of America Army
Provided By Charles Purser: April
William H. Gupton, Private, Co. K, 44th NC
Inf., born at Perry’s Mill and resided in Franklin Co., NC where he was
by occupation a farmer prior to enlisting in Franklin Co., NC at age 27,
Feb 26th, 1862. Captured at Bristoe Station, Va, Oct 14th, 1863.
Confined at Old Capitol Prison, Washington, DC. Died in hospital
at Washington on April 21, 1864, of diarrhea chronica.