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Confederate (CSV)


Josiah A. Ellington

(1838 - ?)

Home State: Georgia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th Georgia Infantry

Before Sharpsburg

He was in Company K, and had been wounded through the left arm at Malvern Hill, VA on 1 July 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg - in the right hand, necessitating amputation of four fingers.

The rest of the War

Detailed Enrolling Officer in Sumter County, Ga. in 1863. Appointed 1st Sergeant October 27, 1864; Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from Ranger951.


01/19/1838 in GA


1   Fincham, Jr., Ray, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry Regimental Histories - Georgia C.S.A., Published c. 2005, <>, Source page: /infantry/9th_inf_regt.html  [AotW citation 9547]