J. W. Hogen Gordy(1844 - 1864)
Home State: North Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 46th North Carolina Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A farmer, he enlisted in the Randolph Rangers, Company G of the 46th Infantry, on 26 March 1862, from Stokes County.
In the Antietam Campaign:
On the muster roll as present with his Company in September and October 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was killed in action on 3 June 1864 at Cold Harbor, VA.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Moore1, who lists him as G.W.H. Gordy. Further details from family genealogist Mack Gordy on Hogen's father's gravesite on Findagrave.
|Place of Birth: Davidson County, NC |
Death Date: 06/06/1864 Death Place: Cold Harbor, VA
1 Moore, John Wheeler (compiler), and State of North Carolina, Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, 4 volumes, Raleigh: Ashe & Gatling, State Printers and Publishers, 1882, Vol. 3, pg. 314 [AotW citation 12811]
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