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Confederate (CSV)


Edward A. O. Ware

(1833 - 1866)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Medical
Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was appointed Assistant Surgeon, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 17 February 1862, and promoted Surgeon later in 1862.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The remainder of the War:
Exchanged at Aiken's Landing, VA 10 November 1862. Resigned his commission on 20 February 1863.

After the War:
He travelled (fled?) to Texas in 1865 and died there in 1866.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Service data from Henderson's Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia via Fincham1. Further details from his gravesite on Findagrave. College information from the Catalogue ... of the Medical Department, University of the City of New York, October 1890.

Birth Date: 10/14/1833    Place of Birth: Floyd County, GA    
College: University of New York (College of Medicine)    Graduating Year: 1857    
Death Date: 3/21/1866    Death Place: Cass County, TX    Burial Place: Oakwood Cemetery, Jefferson, TX


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/rosters/23rd_inf_regt_rost_fld_staff.html  [AotW citation 12354]

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