Benjamin Franklin Kincaid(1839 - 1916)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 2nd Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
2nd Sergeant - April 22, 1861 - in Company E. Elected 2nd Lieutenant April 28, 1862; 1st Lieutenant September 17, 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
Wounded in the left arm and right leg at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862. Arm amputated.
The remainder of the War:
Resigned, disability, January 9, 1864.
After the War:
Went to Iowa for some period after the War but returned to Georgia.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Ranger951. Life dates per online genealogists.
|Birth Date: 10/15/1839 Place of Birth: Union County, GA |
Death Date: 01/14/1916 Death Place: Fannin County, GA
1 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/2nd_regt_inf.html [AotW citation 2758]
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