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Confederate (CSV)

Private

William A. Adams

(? - 1862)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company H, 6th Georgia Infantry on 27 May 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds in Richmond, VA on 24 August 1862.

References & notes

Service information from Henderson's Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865 via Fincham1.

Death

08/24/1862 Richmond, VA

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 9656]