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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Richard King Minish

(1839 - 1919)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private in Company D, 16th Georgia Infantry on 5 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action in the arm, necessitating amputation, on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.

The rest of the War

On wounded furlough at the close of the War.

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Further information from family genealogists.

Birth

11/28/1839 in GA

Death

8/7/1919 Commerce, Jackson County, GA; burial in Hudson River Baptist Church Cemetery, Carnesville, GA

Notes

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 12201]