George R. Burdette(c. 1842 - 1863)
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company E, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 2 February 1862 at Adams Run, SC at age 20.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 14 September 1862 at Fox's Gap.
The remainder of the War:
He was in General Hospital #4, Richmond, VA for a gunshot wound until returning to duty 18 October 1862. He was killed in action at Zoan Church, VA, near Chancellorsville on 4 May 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1. Details from family genealogists.
Death Date: 05/04/1863 Death Place: Zoan Church, 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 15940]
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