Asa McMillan(1829 - 1890)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private, Company I, 16th Georgia Infantry on 16 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Virginia November 10, 1862. Transferred to Company C, 3rd Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters June 8, 1863. Captured at High Bridge, Virginia April 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 29, 1865.
After the War:
In 1880 he was a farmer in Harbins, Gwinnett County living with his wife, 3 sons, and his mother Annie.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Details from family genealogists and the 1880 US Census for Gwinnett County, GA (as McMullin).
|Birth Date: 6/18/1829 Place of Birth: Dacula, Gwinnett County, GA |
Death Date: 2/28/1890 Death Place: Gwinnett County, GA Burial Place: McMillan Cemetery, Dacula, 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 12247]
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