William H. AndrewHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Georgia (Regulars) Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Private - February 20, 1861 - in Company M. Wounded at Yorktown, Virginia April 28, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant in 1862. Wounded at Peach Orchard, Virginia June 29, 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was one of only 5 members of Company M present at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from United Confederate Veterans1, with service details from Ranger952.
1 United Confederate Veterans, U Daughters of the Confederacy, and Sons of Confederate Veterans, , Confederate Veteran Magazine (1893-1932), 1893-01-01, Vol. 15, pgs. 578 - 580; Vol. 17, pp. 412 - 413 [AotW citation 2740]
2 Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <http://www.ranger95.com/civil_war/georgia/index.html>, Source page: /infantry/1st_inf_regt_regulars.html [AotW citation 2869]
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