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Confederate (CSV)

Private

George W. Hines

(c. 1835 - )
Home State: South Carolina
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
A married 26 year old coachmaker, he enlisted in Company A, 3rd South Carolina Infantry Battalion on 5 December 1861 in Columbia, SC.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action at Fox's Gap on 14 September 1862.

The remainder of the War:
Held at Fort Delaware, he was sent to Aikens Landing, VA and exchanged on 2 November 1862. He was again captured, in action at Gettysburg, PA on 2 July 1863. He was in prison at Fort Delaware until released on 7 June 1865.

After the War:
He moved to Madison and Obion Counties in Tennessee after the War.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Davis1.






Notes

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 15988]



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