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Confederate (CSV)


Samuel Altman

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 50th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

Enlisted as a private in Company K, 5th Regiment, Georgia State Troops October 6, 1861. Mustered out April 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 50th Regiment, Georgia Infantry August 11, 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded and captured in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died from head wound in U. S. General Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10/11/1862

References & notes

Basic service information from Ranger951.


10/11/1862 Philadelphia, PA


1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/50th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 2915]