Henry W Hancock(1837 - 1862)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 50th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company H.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured on 15 September.
The remainder of the War:
Appointed 2nd Corporal January 1863; 3rd Sergeant April 1864. Roll for January-February 1865, last on file, shows him: "Absent on extra duty, detached as Enrolling Officer in Colquitt County, Georgia."
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic service information from Ranger951.
Death Date: 09/14/1862 Death Place: Fox's Gap, MD
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: /georgia/infantry/50th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 2994]
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