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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Green B. Bankston

(c. 1820 - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was living in Indian Springs and listed at 40 years old in the 1860 Federal Census. He enlisted as Private in Company D, 6th Georgia Infantry on 27 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in the left hip and captured in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

The rest of the War

Admitted to US Army General Hospital #5, at Frederick, Maryland October 4, 1862, and died there October 9, 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Ranger951.

Birth

c. 1820 in GA

Death

10/09/1862 Fredrick, MD; burial in Mt Olivet Cemetery, 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 9597]