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Confederate (CSV)

Private

James B. Hancock

(1833 - 1901)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company C as Private - May 11, 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Captured at Fredericksburg, Virginia, December 13, 1862. Paroled. In Macon, Georgia hospital November 7, 1864. In Cuthbert, Georgia, hospital December 27, 1864 - April 1865. Paroled at Thomasville, Georgia, May 17, 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Henderson1.

Birth

1833; Thomas County, GA

Death

02/17/1901 Mitchell County, GA

Notes

1   Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964, Vol. 6 (posted online by Ray Fincham, Jr.)  [AotW citation 13306]