W.H. Sledge, Surgeon, appears on a Descriptive List of Persons employed by P.W. Shearer, Capt. & A. Q. M., on detached service with Supply Train, Army of Tenn., at Catawba River Bridge, So. Carolina, paroled in accordance with the terms of a Military Convention entered into on the 26th day of April, 1865, between General Joseph E. Johnston, Commanding Confederate Army, and Major General W. T. Sherman, Commanding United States Army in North Carolina.
Roll not dated.
Paroled at Charlotte, N. C., May 3, 1865
Description: Age 45; 5' 10", Complexion Fair, Eyes Hazel, Hair Dark, Occupation Physician
Enlisted April, 1862 at Corinth, Miss. for 3 years
Residence: [cannot make out]
Town or County Sumter [sic]
[Note: This is the only card in his file]
M331: Compiled Service Records of Confederate General and Staff Officers, and Nonregimental Enlisted Men