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Confederate (CSV)


William J. Haynie

(1842 - 1914)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.

On the Campaign

He was captured in action on 12 September 1862 at at Frederick City, MD.

The rest of the War

Paroled at Fort Delaware, DE Sept. 30, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 3d Battalion, Georgia Sharpshooters June 8, 1863. Appointed 3d Sergeant Aug. 1863. Wounded and permanently disabled at Knoxville, TN Nov. 17, 1863. Roll for Aug. 1864, shows him "on expired furlough. Paroled prisoner not exchanged."

References & notes

Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Details from family genealogists and his gravesite on Findagrave.




12/24/1914; burial in Ross-Haynie-Finch Family Cemetery, Winder, GA


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 12235]