Henry T. KennonHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was commissioned Second Lieutenant, Company C, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 31 August 1861, then appointed Sergeant Major.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Elected Captain of Company C, 23rd Regiment Georgia Infantry on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Wounded at Bentonville, NC 18 March 1865. Admitted to CSA General Hospital #11 at Charlotte, NC with a wound in his lower right extremity, on 20 March 1865. Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.
|Birth State: 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/23rd_regt_inf.html [AotW citation 12366]
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