(1835 - 1906)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as 2nd Corporal, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was captured in action on 25 September 1862 at Burkittsville, MD.
The rest of the War
Exchanged at City Point, VA Dec. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, VA May 3, 1863. Transferred to Co. H, 16th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry and elected 2d Lieutenant Sept. 19, 1863; to Co. H, 18th G Cavalry May 2, 1864. Captured at Fisher's Hill, VA Sept. 22, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, DE June 17, 1865.
References & notes
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Details from family genealogists.
9/07/1835; Jackson County, GA
2/28/1906; Jackson County, GA
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: /georgia/infantry/16th_inf_regt.html [AotW citation 12229]