William J. Haynie(1842 - 1914)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 12 September 1862 at at Frederick City, MD.
The remainder 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, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Details from family genealogists and his gravesite on Findagrave.
|Birth Date: 01/05/1842 |
Death Date: 12/24/1914 Burial Place: 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]
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