George W. Brown(? - 1862)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A married man from the Fairfield, he enlisted in Company G, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 6 February 1862 in Columbia, SC.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
Sent to a hospital in Staunton, VA, he died there of typhoid fever on 21 October 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. A married man from the Fairfield, he enlisted in Company G, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 6 February 1862 in Columbia, SC.
Death Date: 10/21/1862 Death Place: Staunton, VA Burial Place: Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, VA
1 Davis, Sam B., A History of the 3rd South Carolina Volunteer Infantry Battalion (James Battalion): 1861-1865 , Wilmington (NC): Broadfoot Publishing Company, 2009, pp. 68-71, Roster [AotW citation 15937]
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