Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Enlisted in Company H, Third Infantry, from Newberry District on 1 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 13 September 1862 on Maryland Heights near Harpers Ferry.
The rest of the War
Probably again wounded at Fredericksburg, VA on 13 December 1862, and furloughed afterward.
References & notes
Basic information from Salley1. Possibly same as George Washington Lester (1833-1909), born Greenville County, SC.