(1841 - 1920)
Home State: Georgia
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Georgia Infantry
He enlisted as Private, Company G, 16th Georgia Infantry on 20 July 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded through the thighs and legs, permanently disabled, and captured in action on 14 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.
The rest of the War
Paroled 10 November 1862.
After the War
His occupation was Veterinary Surgeon at the time of his death in 1920.
References & notes
Basic information from Fincham, Jr.1. Details from his death certificate in the Georgia Archives. His gravestone has his dates as Feb. 8, 1843 - Jul. 2, 1920
2/28/1841 in GA
6/21/1920; Pendergrass, Jackson County, GA; burial in Oconee Cemetery, Commerce, 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 12239]