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Confederate (CSV)

Private

Lewis Garnett Tyus

(1843 - 1872)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was in Company H.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Transferred to Company A, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry February 1, 1864; to Company A, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. On detail in Georgia to procure remount November 24. to December 31, 1864. No later record.

References & notes

Basic information from Ranger951. Further detail from family genealogists.

Birth

02/18/1843 in GA

Death

04/17/1872 in GA

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 9678]