Starkey Hewitt(? - 1863)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Jackson County, GA, he was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Transferred from Fort Delaware, DE to Aiken's Landing, VA on 2 October 1862, where he was exchanged 10 November. Killed at Chancellorsville, VA on 8 May 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. His name sometimes seen as Hewett.
Death Date: 05/08/1863 Death Place: Chancellorsville, VA
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 12228]
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