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Confederate (CSV)


Gus Burgen

(c. 1843 - ?)

Home State: Alabama

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was an unmarried 18 year old clerk from Tuscaloosa, AL when he enlisted as Private on 23 March 1862 in Company C, 4th Alabama Infantry.

On the Campaign

Present in action on South Mountain.

The rest of the War

Promoted 3rd Lieutenant and transferred to Company H, 25th Alabama Infantry, June 1863. Wounded at Missionary Ridge on 25 November 1863. Mustered out in 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Alabama1, which also has him as Guss Burgan.


c. 1843 in AL


1   State of Alabama, State Archives, and Dr. Edwin C. Bridges, director, and staff, Alabama Department of Archives & History, Published c.2000, first accessed 08 July 2005, <>, Source page: various  [AotW citation 15610]