Thomas W Rambo(1840 - 1918)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 50th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company K.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded - left shoulder and right arm and permanently disabled - and captured at Fox's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Paroled at Fort McHenry, Maryland, and sent to Fortress Monroe, Virginia, for exchange in 1863. Received at City Point, Virginia, April 12, 1863. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent, sick in Brooks County, Georgia. No later record.
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 3075]
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