Richard King Minish(1839 - 1919)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private in Company D, 16th Georgia Infantry on 5 August 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action in the arm, necessitating amputation, on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
On wounded furlough at the close of the War.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Further information from family genealogists.
|Birth Date: 11/28/1839 Birth State: GA |
Death Date: 8/7/1919 Death Place: Commerce, Jackson County, GA Burial Place: Hudson River Baptist Church Cemetery, Carnesville, GA
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]
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