Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 61st Georgia Infantry
He enlisted in Company I as Private - May 10, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The rest of the War
Captured at Fisher's Hill, Virginia, September 22, 1864. Released on taking the Oath on June 28, 1865 at Point Lookout, MD.
References & notes
Basic information from Henderson1, who lists him as J.A. King. His first name from his service jacket at the National Archives.