Douglas D. Guerry(c. 1843 - )
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 18 year old farmer from Warrior Stand, AL when he enlisted as Private on 28 April 1861 in Company B, 4th Alabama Infantry.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
He transferred at age 19 to Company C, 15th Alabama Infantry on 3 February 1863. Promoted to 5th Sergeant on 1 June 1863, 4th Sergeant 1 September, and 3rd Sergeant 1 September 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1, which lists him as Douglas B. Guerey under the 4th Infantry. His gravesite is on Findagrave.
|Birth State: AL |
Burial Place: Fairview Cemetery, Eufaula, AL
1 State of Alabama, Dept. of Archives & History, Alabama Civil War Service Database, Published 2004, first accessed 01 January 2010, <http://www.archives.state.al.us/civilwar/index.cfm>, Source page: various [AotW citation 15602]
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