(1842 - 1914)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 12 September 1862 at at Frederick City, MD.
The rest of the War
Paroled at Fort Delaware, DE Sept. 30, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 3d Battalion, Georgia Sharpshooters June 8, 1863. Appointed 3d Sergeant Aug. 1863. Wounded and permanently disabled at Knoxville, TN Nov. 17, 1863. Roll for Aug. 1864, shows him "on expired furlough. Paroled prisoner not exchanged."
References & notes
12/24/1914; burial in Ross-Haynie-Finch Family Cemetery, Winder, 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 12235]