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Confederate (CSV)

Captain

William McIntosh Arnold

(? - 1864)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

From Hancock County, he was commissioned Captain, Company A, 6th Georgia Infantry on 22 April 1861. Wounded at Malvern Hill, Virginia July 1, 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded in action at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 3, 1863. Elected Major June 16, 1863; Lieutenant Colonel January 20, 1864. Killed at Petersburg, VA July 7, 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Ranger951.

Birth

Date not known

Death

07/07/1864 Petersburg, VA; burial in Sparta City Cemetery, Sparta, GA

Notes

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: /infantry/6th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 9554]