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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William Henry Harrison Orr

(1840 - 1930)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private in Company F, 23rd Georgia Infantry on 31 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.

Birth

9/10/1840 in GA

Death

5/10/1930 Cobb County, GA; burial in Mars Hill Cemetery, Acworth, GA

Notes

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]