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Confederate (CSV)


George A. Wilson

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 6th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He enlisted as a Private in Company G, 6th Georgia Infantry on 27 May 1861 at Atlanta, GA.

On the Campaign

He was listed as missing in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862 with no later military record.

References & notes

Service information from Henderson1 and his Compiled Service Records,2 online from fold3. His "missing" status at Sharpsburg from a casualty list for the Regiment printed in the Southern Recorder (Milledgeville, GA) on 21 October 1862.


1   Henderson, Lilian, compiler, Roster of the Confederate Soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865, 6 vols., Hapeville (GA): Longino & Porter, 1959-1964, Vol. 1, pg. 807  [AotW citation 21168]

2   US War Department, Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers, Record Group No. 109 (War Department Collection of Confederate Records), Washington DC: US National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), 1903-1927  [AotW citation 27806]