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Confederate (CSV)

Sergeant

George F. Richardson

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: Louisiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Louisiana Volunteer Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

A 22 year old clerk in New Orleans, he enlisted on 2 May 1861 in New Orleans as Sergeant in Company G, First Louisiana Infantry. He was reduced to Private from First Sergeant on 29 April 1862 but promoted to Sergeant again on 25 June.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from Booth.1

Birth

c. 1839 in LA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Booth, Andrew B., Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers and Louisiana Confederate Commands, 3 Volumes, New Orleans: State of Louisiana, 1920, Vol. 3, Book 2, pg. 310  [AotW citation 19853]