George AbleHome State: Virginia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 49th Virginia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company B.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September.
The remainder of the War:
Originally buried " in N.E. corner of Mrs. Lucker's house-field" on the battlefield at Sharpsburg. Probably reinterred at Hagerstown in about 1874.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Burial information from Pruett1.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Washington Confederate Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD
1 Pruett, Samuel, and Poffenberger & Good, Greg Farino and Western Maryland Regional Library (WMRL), Washington Confederate Cemetery, possible burials , Hagerstown (MD): WHILBR, 2010 [AotW citation 4522]
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