James W. Payton(? - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private in Company A, 16th Georgia Infantry on 11 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.
Death Date: 09/14/1862 Death Place: Crampton's Gap, MD
1 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 12163]
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