John H. Woody(1839 - ?)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private in Company B, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 31 August 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the right hip in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap. He was captured there on 4 October 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Paroled at Fort McHenry, MD for exchange on 21 November 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal in 1863. Deserted 1 March 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.
|Birth State: TN |
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/23rd_regt_inf.html [AotW citation 12364]
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