William Henry Harrison Orr(1840 - 1930)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private in Company F, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 31 August 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.
|Birth Date: 9/10/1840 Birth State: GA |
Death Date: 5/10/1930 Death Place: Cobb County, GA Burial Place: Mars Hill Cemetery, Acworth, 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 12390]
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