Home State: Florida
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Florida Infantry
He mustered in to Company B, 8th Florida Infantry on 10 May 1862.
On the Campaign
He was listed as a deserter on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.
References & notes
Basic information from State of Florida1, which lists him as Blacksher Gandy. He was probably born about 1845 in Decatur, GA. He may also have had service in Captain C. G. Campbell's Independent Company, Georgia Siege Artillery (later Atlanta Arsenal Battery), established in 1863.