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Confederate (CSV)


Gordon W. Hanna

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Louisiana Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was a clerk in St. Landry when he enlisted in Company C, 6th Louisiana Infantry on 4 June 1861. Promoted Sergeant on 9 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Captured about 7 November 1863 at the Rapidan River (VA) while in the hospital. He was at the Armory Square Hospital in Washington, DC on 9 November, then transferred to the Lincoln US Army Hospital 23 January 1863. Released on taking the Oath and sent to NY on 22 March 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Booth1.


Date not known in OH


1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 2, pg. 178  [AotW citation 12002]