John B. ThomasHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company D.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the arm, which was amputated, in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
The remainder of the War:
Elected tax receiver of Butts County, Georgia prior to April 1864.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Ranger951.
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 9608]
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