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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William G. Hartley

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted in Company C, 6th Georgia Infantry on 27 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded by gunshot in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was admitted to a US Army General Hospital in Frederick, MD on 22 October but died of wounds there on 24 October 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Henderson's Roster of the Confederate soldiers of Georgia by way of Fincham.1 Wound and hospital details from the Patient List.2

Death

10/24/1862 Frederick, MD

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 9580]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #5.244  [AotW citation 21138]