John Mercer(1815 - 1895)
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 wounded in action at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
In Richmond hospital 10/29/1862. Wounded in left lung, skull and both legs, and totally disabled, at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 1, 1863.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic service information from Ranger951.
|Birth State: GA |
Death Place: Brooks 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: /georgia/infantry/50th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 3043]
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