(1829 - 1889)
Home State: Georgia
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 4th Georgia Infantry
He was a businessman in Oglethorpe before the War. He mustered as First Lieutenant, Company I, 4th Georgia Infantry on 29 April 1862 and was promoted Captain effective the same date.
On the Campaign
Ho took command of the regiment at Sharpsburg as senior officer after Major Smith was killed.
The rest of the War
He was promoted to Major in March 1863 and wounded at Chancellorsville in May. He was appointed Lieutenant Colonel in July 1863 and Colonel of the Regiment in 1864.
After the War
He was again in business in Oglethorpe. He was elected to the State legislature 1873-77.
02/10/1829; Jones County, GA
12/31/1889; Oglethorpe, GA; burial in City Cemetery, Oglethorpe, GA