(1842 - 1910)
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 wounded in the left leg and captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Exchanged. Admitted to General Hospital at Petersburg, Va. Dec. 4, 1862. On wounded furlough Dec. 19, 1862 - Aug. 30, 1863. Elected 1st Lieutenant, Co. K, 18th Georgia Cavalry May 2, 1864. Paroled at Athens, Ga. May 8, 1865.
References & notes
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Further detail from family genealogists.
1/25/1842; Jackson County, GA
3/24/1910 Winder, Barrow County, 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 12242]