Henry M. PutnamHome State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company F, enlisting as Private - May 5, 1861. Later appointed Sergeant.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the left arm, resulting in amputation, at Sharpsburg in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Discharged, disability, Guinea Station, Virginia, May 19, 1863.
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 9641]
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