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Confederate (CSV)


William K. Nix

(1846 - ?)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as 3rd Corporal in Company E, 16th Georgia Infantry on 24 July 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Paroled September 26, 1862. Wounded in left arm at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 3, 1863. Retired in 1864. Roll dated January 30, 1865, last on file, shows he was assigned to light duty. Captured and paroled at Hartwell, Georgia May 17, 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1.


1/1/1846 in GA


Date not known


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 12203]