John Thomas BuchananHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Georgia (Regulars) Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Private - February 28, 1861 - in Company F. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Paroled at Leesburg, Virginia October 2, 1862. Transferred to Company C, 43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry January 1863. Captured in 1865. Released in 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Ranger951.
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/1st_inf_regt_regulars.html [AotW citation 2862]
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