John C. Edwards(1833 - 1896)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private in Company F, 16th Georgia Infantry on 9 September 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
Captured at Sailor's Creek, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 25, 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Life dates from family genealogists.
|Birth Date: 11/15/1833 Place of Birth: Walton County, GA |
Death Date: 05/23/1896
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 12217]
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