Andrew Jackson Byrnes(1839 - 1920)
Home State: Alabama
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Alabama Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was an unmarried 21 year old farmer from Marysville, AL when he enlisted as Private on 2 May 1861 in Company F, 4th Alabama Infantry.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Present in action on South Mountain and at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Present with his Company in action in most engagements to March 1864, when he was transferred and appointed Lieutenant, 50th Alabama. Continued until captured at New Market, AL, date not given. He was held at Camp Chase, OH and paroled after the surrender of April 1865.
After the War:
Address in 1907: Marysville, AL.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of Alabama1. He's also listed as Andrew J. Byrne.
|Birth Date: 10/19/1839 Place of Birth: Madison County, AL |
Death Date: 07/12/1920 Burial Place: Shiloh Cemetery, Ryland, 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 15638]
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