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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Henry Clay Cox

(1843 - 1898)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private in Company F, 6th Georgia Infantry on 4 March 1862. He was promoted to Sergeant, date not given.

On the Campaign

He was listed as missing in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was surrendered at Greensboro, NC on 26 April 1865.

References & notes

Service information from Henderson.1 His status at Sharpsburg from a casualty list for the Regiment printed in the Southern Recorder (Milledgeville, GA) on 21 October 1862. Personal details from family genealogists, one of whom says he was wounded at Sharpsburg. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

He married Julia Dundreith Bradford (1845-1913) in 1869.

Birth

09/18/1843; Decatur County, GA

Death

11/21/1898 Albany, GA; burial in Oakview Cemetery, Albany, GA

Notes

1   Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964, Vol. 1, pg. 796  [AotW citation 21152]