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Confederate (CSV)

Private

George Washington Rowland

(1826 - 1902)

Home State: Arkansas

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Arkansas Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company F, 3rd Arkansas Infantry at Rockport, Arkansas on June 20, 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was confined at Fort McHenry, Maryland until exchanged at Aiken's Landing, Virginia on November 10, 1862. He was absent on detached service to division artillery on June 9, 1863. He was captured at Amelia Court House, Virginia on April 5, 1865 and confined at Point Lookout, Maryland until released on an oath of allegiance to the United States on June 17, 1865.

After the War

He bought land in Montgomery County, AR in 1890.

References & notes

Basic information from Howerton1. Details from family genealogists. His widow Mary Chulnessa Williams Rowland (1837 - 1916) filed an Arkansas pension application #7041 from Montgomery County on August 4, 1904.

Birth

1826 in SC

Death

03/12/1902 Story, AR; burial in Reed Cemetery, Story, AR

Notes

1   Howerton, Bryan R., Roster of the Third Arkansas Infantry Regiment, CSA, Published 1998, <http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/3rd-his.html>, Source page: /civilwar/3rdcof.html  [AotW citation 13852]