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Confederate (CSV)


James A. Chandler

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private in Company A, 16th Georgia Infantry on 11 July 1861. He was appointed 5th Sergeant on 22 April 1862.

On the Campaign

He was captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.

The rest of the War

Exchanged. Captured near Knoxville, TN. 3 December 1863. Transferred from Rock Island, IL to City Point, VA for exchange on 2 March 1865. No later record.

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.


1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <>, Source page: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 12161]