23rd Georgia Infantry

Company F 23rd Georgia Infantry

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Company F's Record of Events
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Nov & Dec 61 Yorktown
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Jul & Aug 63 West Lines James Island SC
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Sep & Oct 63 James Island SC
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Nov & Dec 63 James Island SC
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Jan & Feb 64 Baldwin Fl
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Mar & Apr 64 James Island SC
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Abner, Joseph
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Jul/Aug 63 sick, sent to Hosp 7-30-63
Admitted Gen Hosp #4, Wilmington, S.C. 7-31-63 Typhoid Fever, P.O. Alterney
Roll Apr 64 present, last on file
Died 9-30-64
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Agnew, Edgar T
enlisted 9-10-61
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, last on file
Died 6-16-62 or 6-17-62, Wife: Susan of Cobb County, Ga. claimed bounty due him
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Anderson, Francis A Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis, returned to duty 12-20-61
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, 5-18-62 Catarrh
Admitted Gen Hosp Danville, Va. 7-2-62 Debilitas, returned to duty 7-16-62
Hosp Muster Roll dated to 8-31-62, dated 10-15-62, present
Wounded at Sharpsburg 9-17-62, Struck by a piece of shell, breaking the 7th and 8th ribs and causing injury to the spine.
Admitted Gen Hosp #1, 9-30-62
Admitted Winder Div. 1 Hosp 10-17-62 returned to duty 10-19-62
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present 5th Sgt
Roll Sep/Oct 63 present Sgt
Roll Nov/Dec 63 present
Wounded slightly at Olustee, Fl. 2-20-64, Gun Shot Wound, had forefinger shot off left hand.
Jan/Feb 64 absent wounded
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Promoted 1st Sgt 4-1-64
Present at time of surrender in NC.
Wife; Jane E. Flemming, married Jan 23rd 1868 Cobb Co. Ga.
Pension filed in Cobb Co.
Died: April 1923 Cobb Co. Ga.
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Arwood, Phillip W
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp Camp Winder 5-7-62 Rheumatism = Detailed as Cook/Nurse
Captured at Antietam 9-17-62, Held at Fort Delaware, Paroled there and sent to Fort Monroe 5-28-63
USA Hosp Muster Roll Germantown, Philadelphia, Pa. Mar/Apr 63, remarks; Prisoner transferred to Fort Delaware 3-27-63 Gun Shot Wound Left Lung
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. 4-6-63 Vulna Sclopeticum left side,
Furloughed: 60 days 4-21-63, notes; Paroled POW
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent from wounds inflicted by shooting himself in foot or Great Toe
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent on a 30 day furlough: from 10-27-63
Roll Jan thru Apr 64 present
Admitted Jackson Hosp 6-2-64 Vulna Sclopeticum left shoulder & side, returned to duty 6-12-64
Admitted Gen Hosp #9, 6-21-64 transferred to Jackson Hosp 6-22-64
USA Captured near Fort Harrison 9-30-64, confined 10-1-64 at City Point, Va. Joined U.S. Service at City point, Va. 10-18-64
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Avery, A.J.F.
enlisted 9-19-61 Griffin, Ga. by Capt Garrison
Transferred to Co. F 11-1-61, from what unit, not found
Admitted Gen Hosp Camp Winder 3rd Div 9-23-62, transf’d to Petersburg, Va. 10-10-62
Admitted Episcopal Church Hosp, Williamsburg, Va. 10-9-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 10-17-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present last on file
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Avery, Augustus L
enlisted 9-19-61 Hickory Flat, Cherokee Co. Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, only roll
Discharged at Yorktown, Va. 1-3-62, from exposure at Yorktown, disease ultimately cost him the sight in the left eye.
Pension filed in Cherokee Co. Ga. wife says in her pension appl. That he was present at surrender
Wife; Octavia L. Avery, married 12-26-1872 Cherokee Co. Ga.
Died; 3-8-1908 Cherokee Co. Ga.
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Avery, Judge H
enlisted 9-19-61 Canton Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 5-17-62 Debility, transferred to Lynchburg, Va.
Admitted 3rd Div Gen Hosp Camp Winder 9-23-62 Diarrhea, transferred to Petersburg, Va. 10-10-62
Admitted Episcopal Church Hosp Williamsburg, Va. 10-9-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 10-17-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Admitted Episcopal Church Hosp Williamsburg, Va. 5-25-63 Chronic Bronchitis, returned to duty 6-4-63
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present, last on file
Wife; Fannie Delaney, married 12-26-1866 Cherokee Co. Ga.
Present at surrender in NC, paroled Carnesville, Ga.
Died; 6-1914 Cherokee Co. Ga.
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Baker, James A
1 Med Card
Admitted Seminary Hosp Williamsburg, Va. 3-25-62 Intermittent Fever, returned to duty 4-1-62
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Baker, Perry
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61, only one on file, present
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis, returned to duty 12-20-61
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 5-11-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 5-30-62 no further record
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Bates, Calvin W
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 absent, Calvin Bates in 2nd Ga. Hosp Richmond, Va. since 12-12-61
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Jul/Aug 63 absent sent to hosp sick 8-26-63
Roll Sep/Oct 63 Died of Disease in the Wayside Hosp, Charleston, S.C. 9-14-63,
Born in Ga., when he died he had $5.00 with him
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Bell, Francis A 1st Lt.
Born; 11-18-1834 Clark Co. Ga.
enlisted 9-8-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #3, 6-18-62 Remittent fever, transferred to Danville, Va. 6-26-62
Admitted Gen hosp Danville, Va. 6-29-62 acute Bronchitis, returned to duty 7-16-62
Promoted 2nd Lt. 9-23-62
Captured at Chancellorsville 5-2-63
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent on leave 20 days, to purchase supplies for his mother & family, who are destitute, they live in Acworth, Cobb Co. Ga.
See personal papers of John T Harris Lt. Co. F. 23rd Ga.
Promoted to 1st Lt. 11-2-64 shows promoted to same 10-24-64
Present at surrender Greensboro, NC.
Pension filed in Dade Co. Ga.
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Bennett, James
Born; 2-11-1824 Ga.
enlisted 9-17-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured at Antietam 9-17-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #9, 10-1-62 Debilitas, transferred to Howard’s Grove, Va.
Admitted Gen Hosp Howard’s Grove 10-1-62 Debilitas, returned to duty 10-9-62
Admitted 4th Div Gen Hosp Camp Winder 10-11-62, transferred to Camp Lee 10-18-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Wounded; by a piece of mortar shell in right leg at Petersburg, Va. 6-10-64/6-23-64/or 7-18-64
Filed for pension in Pickens Co. Ga.
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Bennett, John W
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. enlisted with Bartow Invincibles 8-26-61 Cobb County, Born in Gwinnett County Ga.
Pay Roll 8-31-61 to 10-31-61 shows received pay
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitas, returned to duty 12-16-61
Killed in Battle of Malvern Hill 7-2-62
1 med card under J W Burnett, Admitted Gen Hosp #7 Richmond, Va. 7-2-62 Vulna Sclopeticum Right Arm, furloughed 30 days
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Bennett, William E
enlisted 11-13-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, only roll on file
Died 5-4-62 in Hospital
Father Solomon J. Bennett, Bounty filed from Acworth Ga., no further record
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Blythe, Calvin J or Y H
mustered at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, last on file
Died 6-29-62 of Typhoid Enteritis at Gen Hosp #2 Lynchburg, Va.
Effects: 1 coat .50 c, 2 pair of pants $1.50, 1 shirt $1.00, 1 pair socks .5 c
Buried at Old City Cemetery = Lynchburg, Va.
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Boger, Peter F
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
2 cards, 1 pay roll, 1 muster card
Pay Roll 8-31-61 to 10-31-61
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present. Wife: Mary
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Bond, Francis M
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, 5-10-62, and =
Died 7-17-62
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present last on file
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Cagle, Jacob J
Born: 1-16-1839 Cherokee Co. Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison then forwarded to fort Delaware, 5-7-63 and Paroled there
Left at Kingston sick with Smallpox 7-3-63 & since received and sent home to Ga. on furlough
Wounded: Left arm, right leg, right groin, right elbow, right hand, this info come from T R Rutherford, witness for Cagle to get a pension
Furloughed 8-5-63 to 9-4-63 30 days
Present at surrender Greensboro, NC., Cagle with Enoch Walraven, T R Rutherford,
William Reece, and Judge Avery says they was with the army up to the surrender at Greensboro, but started for home at once before getting their paroles because Greensboro was 12 mile in the other direction and they were in no condition to go their and back , so when they reached Cow Pens SC, they were detained for about an hour by the 12th Ohio Cavalry and given their paroles there before continuing home
Filed for pension in Bartow Co. Ga.
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Calvin, John
Name not borne on rolls of Organization Aug 61 thru Apr 64
Captured between Petersburg, Va. and Richmond 6-23-64 and =
Died 12-17-64 of Pneumonia in Elvira Prison
Arrived at City Point, Va. 7-10-64
Point Lookout Md. under Capture says: came into our lines 7-20-64
Buried in grave #1239, Elmira Prison Card states: he claims to be a deserter and wishes to take the Oath and remain North
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Cameron, John C.L.J.
enlisted 11-22-63 James Island S.C.
Came into Federal lines at Bermuda Hundred 5-17-64, took the Oath of Amnesty at Fort Monroe, Va. 6-11-64, received at Fort Monroe 5-28-64
Res; Cherokee Co. Ga., name also John E or John C, deserted rebel army.
Grey eyes, Brown hair, light complexion, 5’5”
Released 6-3-64 sent to Baltimore, Md.
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Carruth, James D 1st Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Injured himself as a member of the rear guard leaving Yorktown Va. Trying to lift up a wheel of a stuck cannon and got a hernia
Sent to hospital in Charleston SC and detailed as nurse after injuring himself in Wilmington NC lifting a ration barrel June or July 1863
Admitted Gen hosp #19, Richmond 12-29-62 reason not stated
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison then to Fort Delaware on 5-7-63
Admitted Gen Hosp Wilmington, N.C. 8-8-63 Diarrhea, returned to duty 8=20-63
Roll Nov/Dec 63 shows absent on Furlough P.O. Acworth, N.C.
Surrendered at Greensboro, N.C. 4-26-65, present there
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Carruth, J R
enlisted 5-12-6? at Altoona by W.C. Edwards
enlisted 8-16-62 at Richmond, Va.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison then to Fort Delaware5-7-63, Paroled there
Name appears on Killed and Wounded List: as Killed 6-23-64
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Carruth, William H or F
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Discharged Surgeons Certificate of Disability 1-25-62 at Yorktown, Va.
Born in Cobb Co. Ga., 23 yrs, 5’7”, light complexion, grey eyes, dark hair.
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Chapman, J C
2 cards
enlisted 11-1-61 Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. 6-12-63 acute Diarrhea. returned to duty 6-17-63, remarks: Paroled Prisoner
Name appears on Register of Approved Furloughs: 20 days from 11-6-62
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Chapman, John F
Discharged 1-25-62 at Yorktown, Va.
Born in Pickens District S.C., 5’5”, light complexion, blue eyes, red hair.
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Cpl. Joshua Chapman with his wife, his left arm missing, a result from a shell wound at Petersburg

Chapman, Joshua Corporal
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured at Chancellorsville 5-2-63
USA Admitted to Lincoln Hosp Washington D.C. 5-7-63 ward 20, sent to Old Capitol Prison 5-22-63, Paroled there 6-10-63
Roll Jul/Aug 63 absent sick, sent to hosp 8-23-63
Roll Sep/Oct 63 still absent sick
Roll Nov/Dec 63 shows absent since 10-4-63 on 60 days furlough
Roll Nov/Dec 63 present but furloughed 20 days from 11-29-63 to 12-19-63
Born in Pickens District S.C., 20 yrs, 5’5”, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair. suffering from loss of left arm from wounds received at Petersburg, Va. on 7-30-64 = wounded in trenches in front of Petersburg
Wounded: 7-30-64 By a piece of shell at Petersburg, Va. In the left arm above elbow joint, arm was mangled so bad it had to be amputated at the shoulder
Promoted Corporal 4-1-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond, 7-30-64 Amputation left arm near shoulder, furloughed 30 days 9-20-64 to Walhalla S.C.
Applied for Disability Discharge, and was denied, put on light duty instead 12-13-64
Filed for pension in Murray Co. Ga.
Mr. Chapman survived the war, married, and passed away in 1907
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Collins, William R 4th Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present last on file
Records show Died at Yorktown, Va. 4-3-62 cause not shown
Wife: Mary Jane Collins applied for bounty, from Cherokee Co.
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Crandall, Joseph W
enlisted 3-19-62 at Altoona
Killed at Battle of Sharpsburg, Md. 9-17-62
Father: Walter N Crandall applied for bounty due his son, from Cobb County Ga.
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Crandall, Virgil S
enlisted 7-15-61 at Camp McDonald and mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Episcopal Church Hosp Williamsburg, Va. 6-25-62, wounded, returned to duty 7-28-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Died 6-5-63 at Kingston N.C. (brother to Joseph above) (single), born in Cherokee, Co. Ga.
Father: Walter N Crandall
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Crumbley, Samuel G
1 POW card
Captured at Amelia Court House 4-6-65, Released on Oath of Allegiance 6-24-65, arrived at City Point, Va. 4-15-65 sent to Point Lookout Md.
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Cullinane, Edward P also: Cullinan
enlisted 9-10-61 Cass Co. Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp #1, Richmond 10-15-62 returned to duty 10-19-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Admitted Jackson Hosp 6-21-64 Vulna Sclopeticum Mouth, minie ball, returned to duty 9-19-64
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, Gun Shot Wound of Hip 6-3-62, returned to duty 6-14-62 sent to Lynchburg, Va. 6-10-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #9, 6-20-64 sent to Jackson 6-21-64
Present on all available rolls to Apr 64
I believe this man to be E.D. Cullence, mentioned by Colonel James H. Huggins in the Hereos and Martyrs of Georgia, for Distinquished Gallantry and Bravery at The Battle of Seven Pines
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Cullins, R M
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Present on all available rolls to Apr 64
On detail collecting stragglers from 2-19-63 to 4-9-63
60 day furlough from 10-3-62
another source says Died subsequent to April 1864
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Day, James
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 5-11-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 5-19-62
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
Uncarded records show: him transferred from Gen Hosp #4 in Richmond to his home in Marietta Ga. 1-5-62 and was paid commutation for rations from 1-5-62 to 11-18-62
Born in Pickens District S.C., 26 yrs, 6’, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair
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Day, W.A.
1 Med Card
Admitted to Chimborazo Hosp #4, 6-29-62 Continuous Fever
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Dempsey, John W
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll of Apr 64 last on file showing present
Died 4-6-64 in Hosp at Lake City, Fl. of Wounds received at Battle of Olustee, Fl. 2-20-64
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Dempsey, W E
enlisted 8-19-63 at Atlanta, Ga.
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent sick
Roll Nov/Dec 63 on 30 day sick furlough since 11-1-63
Roll Jan/Feb 64 present
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Admitted Gen Hosp Charlottesville, Va.12-13-62 returned to duty 12-14-62 = returned to duty with out regular hospital discharge, in transit to Regt from Gen Hosp in Lynchburg, Va. Left here by Central Cars yesterday in consequence of there being too much crowded for him to get on
Admitted Gen Hosp 10-5-64, sent to Jackson 10-6-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp 10-6-64 Plurasy returned to duty 12-8-64
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Dobbs, Newton
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. enlisted in Marietta
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Remittens Febris returned to duty 12-17-61
Admitted Chimborazo #3, 5-14-62 Typhoid fever, transferred to Lynchburg, Va. 6-26-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #9, 10-14-62 transferred to Gen Hosp #21 Richmond
Admitted Gen Hosp #21 Richmond 10-15-62 Rheumatism, returned to duty 10-23-62, 22 yrs
Captured and held at Fort Delaware, Del for forty days, most likely captured near Fredericksburg, Va., 5-3-63
Present at surrender
Roll Jul/Aug 63 absent sent to hosp sick 8-24-63
Wife: Sarah J, married 1867 Allatoona, Ga.
Filed pension in Bartow Co. Ga.
Died: 10-17-1896 Cartersville, Ga.
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Dobbs, Thomas
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 5-11-62 Diarrhea, transferred to Petersburg, Va. 6-26-62
Furloughed 60 days 10-12-62
Furloughed 30 days 7-3-63
Roll Jul/Aug 63 shows lost his right arm in action 9-17-63 and furloughed until 8-10-63 since at hosp
Roll Sep/Oct 63 present
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent sick
Roll Jan/Feb 64 absent of Wounds
Roll Mar/Apr 64 absent of Wounds
Furloughed 130 days 2-18-63
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Dodgen, James S 1st Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. Promoted to 1st Sgt 1-10-62 Feb 62 on Recruiting service Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, 5-18-62 acute Diarrhea, returned to duty 6-8-62 Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 6-24-62 transferred to Danville, Va. 7-22-62 Admitted Gen Hosp Danville, Va. 7-23-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 8-20-62
Died 9-17-62 at Sharpsburg, Md., note: A.P. Dodgen is witness to knowing James
Dodgen in Bounty application by his wife: Mary Jane Dodgen, Bartow, Co.
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Dodgen, William J
enlisted 9-10-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp #18 Richmond 6-8-62 Diarrhea, transf’d to Lynchburg, Va. 7-5-62
Admitted Gen Hosp Farmville, Va. 7-29-62, remarks: returned to duty to Capt King
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, only roll on record
Wounded mortally in lung from shell 8-30-63
Died 8-31-63 of wound received at Battery Wagner, Morris Island, S.C.
Buried 9-1-63
See voucher files for J.R.E. Courturier
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Duncan, William R
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. also shows; enlisted 9-15-61 Cobb Co.
Admitted Gen Hosp #7, Richmond 7-2-62 Vulna Sclopeticum Right arm
furloughed 40 days from 7-9-62
Died from wounds received at the Battle of Sharpsburg, Md. 9-17-62
Father; Robert S Duncan (soldier was single at time of death)
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Dyre, Josiah or Joel H.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Jan/Feb 64 absent
Admitted Jackson Hosp 5-19-64 Dysentaria
Admitted Gen Hosp #9, 6-14-64, sent to Jackson Hosp 6-19-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp 6-19-64 Vulna Sclopeticum Right Hand Minie Ball
Furloughed 50 days from 7-14-64
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Edwards, George W
mustered 8-31-61 at camp McDonald, Ga.
Rolls Sep 63 thru Dec 63 absent sick
Admitted Gen Hosp Camp Winder 5-7-62 Diarrhea, returned to duty 5-17-62
Admitted Chimborazo hosp #4, 6-3-62 Diarrhea, transferred to Lynchburg, Va. 6-10-62
Admitted Lovington Hosp Winchester Va. 8-27-62 Bronchitis
Admitted Gen Hosp Danville Va. 9-25-62 Dyspepsia, returned to duty 4-28-63
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Discharged Convalescent
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Edwards, J. J.
enlisted 4-2-62 at Yorktown, Va.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Jul/Aug 63 absent sent to Hosp 6-29-63 with Typhoid Fever
Received 30 day furlough 8-7-63 to 9-7-63
Roll Sep/Oct 63 doesn’t state weather present or absent
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent
Roll Jan thru Apr 64 present
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Edwards, William C 1st Lt.
Jan 62 On Artillery Service
Absent Feb 62 from Yorktown, Va. on recruiting service for 30 days since 2-26-62
Resigned on 8-16-62 by reason of Discharge of Disability, Hernia Long Standing
Resignation submitted to Gen Robert E Lee
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Ellison, George H
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. enlistment date 9-5-61 at Cherokee Co. Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5 Parotitis 12-10-61, returned to duty 12-17-61
Killed 5-31-62 in Battle of Seven Pines Va.
Father: Elijah L Ellison filed for Bounty
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Ellison, Henry
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Pay Roll 8-31-61 to 10-31-61 received pay
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present, no further record
I believe this man is named for Gallentry in the Battles Before Richmond, by Colonel James H Huggins, but not the want of proper records, the peculiar acts of bravery by which he was distinguished, cannot be given
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Ellison, Warren M
enlisted 9-21-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Furloughed 6-7-63 to 7-7-63, 30 days
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent sick
Wounded slightly at Battle of Olustee, Fl 2-20-64
Promoted Corporal 4-1-64
Admitted Gen hosp Petersburg Va. 6-16-64 Febris Remittens, transferred to Richmond 6-29-64
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg 6-22-64 Acute Diarrhea, transferred to Richmond 6-29-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond 7-21-64 Febris Remittens, returned to duty 7-21-64
Killed 9-21-64 at Petersburg, Va.
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Ellison, W H
enlisted 8-19-63 Acworth, Ga. also shows Atlanta
Roll Jan/Feb 64 absent wounds (I Believe received at Battle of Olustee Fl 2-20-64)
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Receipt Roll for 3rd Quarter of 1864 shows received clothes, last on file
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Floyd, Morgan 18 yrs
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga. enlisted in Griffin Ga.
Captured at Battle of Sharpsburg Md. 9-17-62, Paroled at Army of the Potomac Camp at the mouth of the Antietam Creek, Md. 10-5-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #9 Richmond 10-14-62 transferred to Gen Hosp #13
Admitted Gen Hosp #13 10-14-62 Fever, transferred to Soldiers Home 10-16-62,
P.O. Woodstock, Cherokee Co. Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp #2 Richmond 11-25-62 returned to duty 1-6-63
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent sick
Rolls Nov 63 thru Apr 64 present
Missing at Olustee Fl.
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond 7-7-64 Vulna Sclopeticum Head minie ball furloughed 50 days from 7-28-64
Received a Certificate for Retirement to the Invalid Corps on 1-9-65 by Medical Examining Board, from a Gun Shot Wound resulting in Archolosis of Jaw 7-6-64 at Petersburg, Va., Surgeon says he was wounded in left shoulder, fracturing the scapula and right jaw, while in the trenches in front of Petersburg
Born in Union District S.C., 21 yrs, 6’2”, hazel eyes, dark complexion, dark hair, farmer
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Fowler, Willis M
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp 32, 4-7-62 Dropsy, returned to duty 5-18-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent
Roll Jan/Feb 64 absent, wounds = believe at Battle of Olustee Fl. 2-20-64
Roll Mar/Apr absent sick
Killed 6-4-64 at Battle of Cold Harbor
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Gault, L C Sgt
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
Roll Jan 62 Discharged 1-10-62 at Yorktown, Va,
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Givins, J.K.P.
enlisted 7-28-63 Acworth, Ga.
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present
Roll Sep/Oct 63 present
Roll Nov/Dec 63 present
Roll Jan/Feb 64 present
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Surrendered at Goldsboro N.C. 4-26-65
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Givins, William R.M.D.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Detailed as nurse at Gen Hosp Camp Winder 5-16-62
Admitted Gen Hosp Camp Winder 5-17-62 for Rheumatism, Discharged
Discharged by reason of Surgeon’s Certificate of Disability 8-23-62 at Richmond, Va. because of Adiposi Tumor of the Leg, of 12 months standing, the extent of which deprives him the use of his Leg
Born in Dekalb County Ga., 27 yrs, 5’11 ”, light complexion, light hair, blue eyes, Farmer
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Goddard, John H
enlisted 9-8-61
Roll Nov/Dec 61 detailed as Company Wagoneer 12-21-61
Roll Jan/Feb 62 detailed as Company Wagoneer 12-21-61
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present
Roll Sep/Oct 63 present, Teams for driving Ambulance
Detailed as Nurse on James Island S.C. for Oct 63, he was employed as teamster until dismissed on 6-9-64
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent on Indulgence Furlough
Roll Jan/Feb 64 present, Ambulance Driver
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present, Ambulance Driver
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond 9-24-64, returned to duty 10-23-64
Admitted Gen Hosp 10-11-64, sent to Jackson 10-12-64
Surrendered at Goldsboro N.C. 4-26-65
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Graham, Chesley C
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Dec 61 Detailed as a Wagoneer of Post
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 6-6-62 Intermittens Fever, transferred to Lynchburg, Va. 6-10-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #2, Lynchburg 6-10-62 Erysipelas
Died 8-12-62 Effects: Sundries 1 coat $1.50, 1 shirt .75 cents, 1 pair pants $1.50, 1 hat .5 cents, Mother: Malissa Graham flied Bounty in Cobb Co. Ga.
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Gray, David J
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Mar/Apr 64 absent but entitled to Corporals pay
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis, returned to duty 12-20-61
Died 6-17-64 at Petersburg, Va.
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Green, James W Corporal
enlisted 9-20-61
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
1 card shows he Died 6-4-63 in Ross Hosp in Mobile Ala. = Effects $30.00
Mother: Louisa Green in her Bounty Claim says he-
Died at Sharpsburg, Md. 9-17-62
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Grogan, Alford A or Alfred
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 61 present
Killed 5-31-62 at Battle of Seven Pines
Wife: Josephine Grogan, filed for Bounty
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Hainey, Hezekiah
1 card
Died in Hosp in Richmond, Va.
Bounty filed by Elvin L Litchfield Attorney 9-12-62
Reported to Comtroller 3-10-63 no further record
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Haney, James
Born: 6-15-30 Ga.
enlisted 6-61 Bartow Co. Ga., mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Sep thru Dec absent sick
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4 6-14-62 Bronchitis, no further record
Admitted Gen Hosp Staunton Va. 11-29-62 Rheumatism, remarks Haney is Convalescent
Wounded: Blown up at Petersburg, Va. possibly during "The Crater" 7-30-64), sometime in 1864, from a piece of shell striking him in the shoulder dislocating it.
Roll Jan/Apr 64 present
Present at surrender
Filed for pension in Cherokee & Bartow Co.'s Ga.
Died: 6-15-1930 Bartow Co. Ga.
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Haney, Pleasent
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Died 12-22-61 at Yorktown, Va.
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Harris, John F 3rd Lt.
Born: 4-19-1841 Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent to Cobb Co. Ga.
Roll Nov/Dec 63 present
Roll Mar/Apr 64 present
Captured at Chancellorsville, Va. 5-2-63
Wounded: 6-30-64 at Petersburg, Va., gunshot in the left breast, Ball entered about middle and 3 inches below the collar bone at the 4th rib at sternum, passing though the left lung, exiting about 5 inches below the junction of left arm and left shoulder, just left of spine at the 5th rib
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. 6-30-64 Vulna Sclopeticum Left Lung, transferred to Richmond 7-1-64
Inspection Report Petersburg Va. dated 8-14-64, sick AWOL 6-30-64, no further record
Promoted from Jr. 2nd Lt. to Sr. 2nd Lt. 10-24-64
Filed for pension in Catoosa & Whitfield Co.'s Ga.
This man testified at the Court Martial of Emory F. Best
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Hilley, Beverley A
Born: 5-19-1835 Franklin Co. Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Keedysville, Md. 9-20-62 by Army of the Potomac
Admitted Wayside Hosp #9 10-18-62 transferred to Howard’s Grove Hosp
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63 Paroled at Fort Delaware
Record 9-1-63 sent to Hospital 10-1-63
Promoted to Sergeant 3-31-64
Roll for 4-30-64 last on file, shows him present. No later record.
Died: Feb 1913 Franklin Co. Ga.
Present at surrender Raleigh NC
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Hilley, Rufus
Born: 12-25-1827 Elbert Co. Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted to Chimborazo Hosp #5, 4-7-62 Dyspepsia, returned to duty with out permission 5-2-62
Roll for April 30, 1864 ,last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he surrendered at Greensboro, N. C. 4-26-65, Present
Born in Elbert County, Ga. 12-25-37
Wife: Mary Hinton, married 12-19-1867 Bartow Co. Ga.
Filed for pension in Gordon Co. Ga.
Died: 1905 Cobb Co. Ga.
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House, Davis M Cpl
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Resigned as Corporal 12-24-61 appointed Wagoner
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis returned to duty 12-20-61
Died 11-15-63 at 1st South Carolina Hosp in Charleston
Blue eyes, 5’8” tall, fair complexion, dark hair, Farmer
Father: Davis House of Calhoun, Gordon County, Ga.
I believe this man is named for Gallentry in the Battles Before Richmond, by Colonel James H Huggins, but not the want of proper records, the peculiar acts of bravery by which he was distinguished, cannot be given
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Johnson, Andrew Wesley
enlisted 3-12-62 Altoona Ga.
Admitted Camp Winder Hosp 6-5-62 Diarrhea
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Died 12-7-63 at Brigade Hosp James Island S.C.
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Johnson, J.A.
enlisted 3-12-62 at Altoona Ga.
Surrendered at Goldsboro, N.C. 4-26-65
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Johnson, F.L.
enlisted 8-1-63 at Atlanta, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp at Raleigh N.C. 9-11-64
Roll for April 30, 1864 ,last on file, shows him present. No later record
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Jones, J
Med Record only
Admitted Gen Hosp #1, Savannah, Ga. 4-25-63 Typhoid Pneumonia
Died 5-3-63
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Kaigle, J. J.
Admitted Gen Hosp #17 Richmond, Va. 9-25-62
Received payment of $72.00 for Bounty for period 7-1-62 to 8-30-62
no further record
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Kemp, Aaron D Sgt
Born: 12-5-1838
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 11-21-62 slight wound in the shoulder returned to duty 4-17-63
Wounded: at Battle of South Mt. Md. 9-15-65, gunshot through left arm, ball passing directly through bone, destroying about 2 inches of it, making the arm useless
USA) Name appears on Roll Card as POW 9-30-62, most likely captured at the
Battle of Sharpsburg, Md. 9-17-62
Admitted CSA Gen Hosp Farmville, Va. 12-16-62 Gun Shot Wound in arm, furloughed 60 days
Admitted CSA Gen Hosp Farmville, 1-16-63 Gun Shot Wound left arm, fractured
Appointed Sergeant 12-1-63 from Private
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. 5-13-64 Dysentery, transferred to Columbia, S.C. 1-1-64
Filed for pension in Cobb Co. Ga.
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Kemp, William
enlisted 3-12-62 Altoona, Ga.
Admitted Hosp Camp Winder Div #1 1-10-63 returned to duty 1-23-63
Roll Nov/Dec 63 Wounded and sent to Guinness Station sick in Jan 63 not been seen or heard from since
Admitted Gen Hosp #6 Richmond, Va. reason not stated
Died 5-15-63 Born in Ga.
Father: James Camp
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Kemp, William C
enlisted 3-24-62 Acoustah, Ga./ mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #3, 6-29-62 Gun Shot Wound hand, transferred to Atlanta 7-5-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Wounded: 6-3-64 at 2nd Battle of Cold Harbor, injured from limb from a tree, it was blown off by a shell and fell on him injuring his right shoulder
Admitted Wayside Gen Hosp #9, 12-21-64 sent to Jackson Hosp 12-22-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp 12-22-64 Chronic Diarrhea furloughed 60 days
Home on sick furlough with fever at time of surrender , paroled at Canton, Ga.
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King, Benjamin F Captain
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Stationed at Yorktown, Va.
Resigned 9-6-62
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, 5-18-62 Acute Diarrhea, in Private Quarters 47 Yrs of age, Resigned due to part loss of use of limbs from Exposure and severe attack of Typhoid Fever more then three months prior 8-31-62
Had Rheumatism and Spinal Irritation since 5-15-62
Residence = Bartow County Ga.
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King, Nicholas William
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted CSA Gen Hosp #4, Wilmington, N.C. 7-15-63 Febris Intermittent to 8-3-63
Left Hosp sick 8-9-63 P.O. Acworth, Ga.
Admitted Jackson Hosp 10-9-64 for Nephritis Gun Shot Wound Right Foot, released 11-10-64
Wife: Mary J, filed for pension in Johnson Co. Ark
Died: 12-15-1897 Johnson Co. Ark
Present at surrender
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Lawhon, Robert E 1st Lieutenant
Born: 1-1-1845 Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Elected 1st Lt. from 2nd Lt. 7-5-62
Nov 25 to 27, 62 Detailed for Court
Nov 27th, 62 started a 60 day furlough
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, Captured at Chancellorsville 5-2-63
Wounded: 8-30-1863 at Battery Wagner SC, by a shell exploding within feet of him, he had left leg took away 2 inches below the knee and also took away all the muscle leaving the bone bare for several inches on the calf of the right leg
Wounded in Legs by Shell on Morris Island S.C. at Battery Wagner 8-30-63 At Georgia Hosp in Charleston, S.C. by Surgeon in Charge, Lt. was wounded in Battle of Wagner by Shell wound which tore away portion of Right Calf and Carried away Left Leg causing amputation at 3 inches below the knee. Wounds not healed request 60 day leave
Associates for the Relief of Maimed Soldiers, Richmond, Va. 8-30-63 at the Battle of Charleston, S.C. Date of Operations 8-30-63 performed by Surgeon Morgan Seat of Operations, Amputated Left Leg and treated severe wound on Right Leg
Resident of Cobb County Ga.
Name appears on list of Date of Death, Transfer, or Promotion Retired Invalid Corps 10-27-64
See Personal Papers of Lt. F.A. Bell Co. F
Went to see (Hanger and Brother) in Staunton, Va. for an Artificial Leg
Name appears on Report of Paroles of POW’s given by DM Evans, 20th New York Cavalry on 4-21-65
Name appears on Roll of POW’s of Prisoners Captured at Hosp in Richmond Va. 4-3-65 at Jackson Hosp in Richmond 5-28-65
Admitted Jackson Hosp 3-26-65 to 6-13-65
Deserted 6-13-65
Filed for pension in Cobb & Fulton Co.'s Ga.
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Lee, E.V.
1 Med Card
Admitted Jackson Hosp 8-25-64 returned to duty 12-4-64, nothing else
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Maxwell, James W
Born: 11-1-1843
enlisted 8-61 at Kennesaw Ga., mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Fort Delaware from Old Capitol Prison in Washington 5-7-63 Paroled at Fort Delaware
Admitted to Camp Winder Div 1 Hosp and returned to duty 10-19-62 applied for pension 3-12-1917
Present at surrender
Filed for pension in Bartow Co. Ga.
Wife: E J, married 10-9-1859 Bartow Co. Ga.
Died: Jan 1923 Bartow Co. Ga.
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Maxwell, Thomas M
Born: 1-28-1834 Habersham Co. Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Left sick in Georgia 11-13-61 on furlough
Admitted Gen Hosp #1, Richmond, Va. 9-30-62
Admitted Camp Winder Div 1 Hosp 10-17-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #17, 11-19-62
Discharged 2-13-63 near Fredericksburg, Va. on Surgeons Certificate of Disability from Paralysis of Superior Extremities, (use of his arms) 24 yrs, dark hair, grey eyes, dark complexion, 5’6”
Discharged for disability in February 1864 by Lt. Bell, Spinal Effliction
Surrendered at Red Crossing NC, not present at surrender
Wife: Margaret A Roberts, married 4-17-1870 Paulding Co.Ga.
Filed for pension in Paulding Co. Ga.
Died: 12-20-1908 Paulding Co. Ga.
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McCoy, John A
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Died 5-9-62 Cause of Death not known, Wife: Mary Jane
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McGuire, Hillery H Cpl
enlisted 9-8-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Appointed Corporal 12-24-61
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 5-11-62 Rheumatism returned to duty 5-19-62
Admitted Gen Hosp #21 Richmond, Va. 6-20-62 Fibris Typhoidis
Died 10-4-62 Wounded in the Head by minie ball entering Brain
Buried at University of Charlottesville, Va., Wife: Ellen of Cobb County Ga.
I believe this man is named for Gallentry in the Battles Before Richmond, by Colonel James H Huggins, but not the want of proper records, the peculiar acts of bravery by which he was distinguished, cannot be given
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McMakin, Samuel J Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis returned to duty 12-16-61
Captured at Battle of Sharpsburg, Md. 9-17-62 sent to Fort McHenry, Md. 10-13-62, Paroled and sent to Fort Monroe for Exchange
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, 10-23-62 Wounded in Hip, furloughed for 35 days starting 11-5-62
Furloughed Nov 10, 1862
Entitled to Sergeants Pay since 3-31-64
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Medford, George D Sgt
Born: 10-1842
enlisted 8-27-61 Cherokee Co. Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Pneumonia returned to duty 12-20-61
Wounded: 5-16-62 at the Battle of Drewry's Bluff, recieved gunshot wound in the right shoulder where the arm and shoulder meet, losing partial use of arm, Father William J Medford had bullet removed after he came home
Name appears on Extra Duty List employed on James Island and St. Andrews Parish, S.C. 10-10-62, Was Overseer of Negros working on James Island for Government, received $1.50 per day to be Overseer, he did this from Oct 63 thru Dec 63
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, Paroled at Fort Delaware
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent sick
He was a company cook
Promoted to Sergeant 4-1-64
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond, Va. 5-17-64 Gun Shot Wound Shoulder minie ball, furloughed 60 days starting 5-23-64
Says he was discharged 5-30-65
Filed for pension in Board Camp, Polk Co. Ark
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Medford, George W
enlisted 3-7-62 at Woodstock
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #4, Fever Intermittens test 8-30-62
Furloughed from 10-19-62 to 11-19062
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #2, 10-24-62 Diarrhea
Died 3-16-63 in Hosp at Atlanta, Ga.
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Mitchell, Robert M 1st Lt.
enlisted Aug 61 at Acworth, Ga., mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Promoted to 1st Lt. 9-1-61
Roll Dec 61 present at Yorktown
Roll Jan/Feb 62 present Yorktown
Admitted Gen Hosp #4 in Richmond, Va. 5-9-63 Gun Shot Wound, transferred to Atlanta, Ga. 5-11-63, put on 30 day furlough
Roll Sep/Oct 63 On Gen Court Martial
Wounded slightly at Fort Sumter S.C. 11-24-63
Roll Jan/Feb 64 absent because of wounds
Never captured
Surrendered at Goldsboro, N.C. 4-26-65
Present at surrender at Bentonville, NC
Wife: Fannie, married 1-18-1860 at Acworth, Ga. filed pension in Cobb Co. Ga.
Died: 1-17-1906 Acworth, Ga.
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Nelson, James N
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
On Register of Gen Hosp #9 Richmond, Va. 10-18-62, transferred to Howard’s Grove, Va.
Roll Nov/Dec 63 Furloughed 30 days from 10-31-63
Roll Jan/Feb 64 shows AWOL
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Fort Delaware from Old Capitol Prison in Washington
Roll Mar/Apr 64 absent left on 20 days furlough 10-30-63 and got a Certificate of 30 day Extension, not heard from since
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Norris, Thomas J
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Discharged 12-15-61, Paid off at Richmond
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Orr, William Hilt
Born: 9-10-1840 Ga.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Wounded: 9-17-62 at the Battle of Sharpsburg, Md. Gunshot wound, ball entering shoulder behind and breaking the scapula to pieces and tearing the shoulder muscles, coming out near backbone
USA) Admitted Carver Gen Hosp Washington D.C. gun shot wound 9-26-62 sent to Old Capitol Prison Hosp in Washington, delivered to Aikens Landing for regular POW exchange from Old Capitol Prison 11-2-62 sent to Fortress Monroe and exchanged 10-31-62
Admitted CSA Gen Hosp Howards Grove, Va. 11-4-62 gunshot wound left shoulder, furloughed 40 days 11-14-62
Roll Mar/Apr 64 On extra duty
Surrendered at Golsboro, N.C. 4-26-65
Filed for pension in Cobb Co. Ga.
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Owen, David A
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Died 1-10-62 at Yorktown, Va. from Cobb County Ga. Father: Hiram Owen
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Owens, William F
enlisted 10-22-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis returned to duty 12-17-61
Wounded slightly at the Battle of Olustee, Fl 2-20-64
Furloughed to Georgia for 30 days from Yorktown, Va. 12-11-61
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison Washington then to Fort Delaware 5-7-63 to await exchange
Roll Sep/Oct 63 absent
Rolls Jan 64 thru Apr 64 absent from wounds
Captured at Weldon Rail Road 8-19-64, arrived at City Point Va. from Point
Lookout Md. 8-24-64 and exchanged 10-30-64
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Pitts, Alex B
enlisted 9-10-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp #17 Richmond, Va. 10-31-62 on list of sick and wounded
Admitted Gen Hosp #17 Richmond, Va. 11-19-62 returned to duty 11-29-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison Washington D.C. then sent to Fort Delaware 5-7-63
Furloughed from 9-7-63 to 9-17-63
Roll Nov/Dec 63 On extra duty on James Island S.C. as Laborer and Carpenter and Artificer
Roll Jan/Feb 64 Detached with Major Burke
Roll Mar/Apr 64 On detached duty
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Powars, John W
Born: 1838 SC
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison Washington, then to Fort Delaware 5-7-63
Roll Sep/Oct 63 On extra duty at James Island S.C.
Roll Nov/Dec 63 On extra duty with siege train as teamster at Dills Bluff, James Island S.C.
Roll Jan 64 On extra duty at Dills Bluff on James Island as teamster
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. 5-22-64 Gonorrhea, transferred to Hosp in Summersville S.C. 6-16-64
Taken sick with Typhoid Fever in November 1864, sent to hospital in Petersburg, Va. and remained there until January 1865, then furloughed home by hospital authorities
Filed for pension in Cherokee Co. Ga.
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Queen, B.O. 1st Sgt
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll 8-31-61 to Dec 61 present
Roll Jan 62 Discharged 1-10-61 at Yorktown, Va.
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Reed, Robert (Doesn't show among the rosters of the 23rd Ga.)
Born: 1837 Bartow Co. Ga.
enlisted Bartow Co. 8-61, enlisted 8-31-61 Camp McDonald
Suffers with spinal trouble procured by loading heavy artillery
Discharged at the surrender of Lee's army at Appomattox
Wife: M.J., married 2-4-66 Bartow Co. Ga.
Died: 5-22-1906 Polk Co. Ga.
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Reeves, Josiah R Cpl/Sgt
Roll 8-31-61 to Dec 61 present
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, Richmond 12-10-61 Parotitis returned to duty 12-20-61
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 5-17-62 Pneumonia returned to duty 6-1-62
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #3, 9-27-62 Disease arm = returned to duty 10-2-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison then forwarded to Fort Monroe 5-7-63
Roll Sep 63 thru Dec 63 Teamster driving Brigade Wagon, paid .25 cts per day as teamster on James Island from Oct 63 to Jan 64
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
Appointed Sgt from Pvt 4-1-64
Name appears on list of Detailed Men on James Island Quarter Master Dept. Commissary Sgt. Subsistence Dept. by order of Major Ballenger
Died 8-4-64
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Reece, Robert W
Admitted Gen Hosp Camp Winder Richmond, Va. 8-29-62 Rheumatism returned to duty 9-12-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison Washington, then sent to Fort Delaware 5-7-63, Paroled there and sent to City point, Va. for exchange
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Reece, William
enlisted 2-22-62 at Canton, Ga.
sent to Hosp 5-23-63
Roll Jul 63 thru Oct 63 absent
Roll Nov 63 thru Apr 64 present
Admitted CSA Hosp Petersburg, Va. 7-24-63 returned to duty 7-31-63
Admitted CSA Gen Military Hosp #4, at Wilmington, N.C. 12-30-64 Pleurodynia returned to duty 1-14-65, P.O. Hickory Flat, Ga.
Present at surrender, but left before paroled, Left with J J Cagle, they were 12 miles south of Grensboro and were in no shape to march 12 miles in the opposite direction
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Rees, A.M.
1 Card
Admitted Episcopal Church Hosp 5-23-63 Diabitas, transferred to 7-24-63 to Confederate States Hosp
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Rutherford, B.H. Cpl
Admitted Wayside Gen Hosp #9, Richmond 7-7-63 Debility transferred to Chimborazo Hosp #5, 7-8-63
Admitted to Chimborazo Hosp #5, 7-8-63 Debility returned to duty 7-13-63
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond 7-30-64 Gun Shot Wound = Amputation of Right arm
Roll 8-31-61 to Dec 61 present
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
Appointed Corporal from Private 4-1-64
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, sent to Old Capitol Prison Washington, then to Fort Delaware 5-7-63, Paroled there then sent to City Point, Va. for Exchange 5-23-63
Died in Hosp 9-12-64 from complications to amputation of arm
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Rutherford, Thomas R.
Born: 1835
enlisted 5-20-62 at Richmond, Va.
Roll Oct and Nov 62 Butcher for Brigade
8-30-1863, Lost his hearing for a time by guarding heavy cannon being fired in rapid succession at Morris Island SC, and has since got worse
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
Detailed as Butcher on James Island in the Subsistence Dept. 10-5-63 to 10-30-63
Present at surrender, was 12 miles south of Greensboro, NC
Filed pension in
Wife: Caroline, married 4-11-1872 Cobb Co. Ga.
Died: 8-7-1915 Cobb Co. Ga.
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Rutherford, William W Cpl
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll 8-31-61 to Dec 61 present
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
Appointed Corporal 3-31-64
USA record) POW’s Captured since 10-1-62 at Warrenton, Va. Confined 11-14-62 and Delivered to City Point, Va. for exchange 11-18-62 Parole of POW’s near Warrenton, Va. 11-9-62 Army of the Potomac Provost Marshal
Furloughed 20 days 6-4-63 to 6-24-63
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
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Sargent, Peter K Pvt/2nd Lt.
enlisted 8-30-61., mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll 8-31-61 thru 12-31-61 present
Killed in Battle of South Mountain, Md. 9-14-1862
Died 9-14-62 Battle of South Mountain, Md.
Wife: Margaret Sergent of Cobb County applied for Bounty
Wife filed for pension in Cobb Co. Ga.
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Shadwick, J.B.
2 Med cards only
Admitted Jackson Hosp in Richmond, Va. 8-7-64 Hematuria returned to duty 9-21-64
maybe last name is Chadwick?
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Smith, L.T.
enlisted 9-13-61 at Griffin, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Jul 63 thru Oct 63 present
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent sick
Roll Jan 64 thru Apr 64 present
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Strawn, Abram B. Cpl
Born: 6-20-1842
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 9-6-62 Chronic Diarrhea returned to duty 10-2-62
Roll 8-31-61 thru 12-31-61 present
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Wounded: 6-7-1864 at the Battle of Cold Harbor, gunshot wound in the right eye, ball entering outer canthus (corner)of eye fracturing temporal bone and passing out upper part of right ear
Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond, Va. 6-8-64 Gun Shot Wound to the Head furloughed 30 days 7-14-64
Extension of furlough 30 days because of wound destroying right eye and impairing the left Surgeon Gen Richmond, Va. in home at Worthville, Ga.
Filed pension in Butts Co. Ga.
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Strawn, Francis N
enlisted 4-61 Cobb Co. Ga., mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll 8-31-61 to Dec 61 present
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 5-22-62 Bronchitis returned to duty 6-7-62
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 11-21-62 Acute Bronchitis, returned to duty 12-6-62
Roll Jul/Aug 63 present
Roll Sep 63 thru Dec 63 absent sick since 11-2-63, 30-day furlough
Roll Jan 64 thru Apr 64 present
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, held at Fort Delaware and exchanged 5-23-65
Received clothes for 3rd Quarter of 1864
Wounded: 4-1-1865 in left arm
Was on his way home on a 60 day furlough at time of surrender
Discharged at Bentonville NC 4-12-65, paroled at Kingston, Ga.
Filed pension in Forsythe Co. Ga.
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Strawn, William J
mustered 8-31-61 at camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Jackson Hosp 10-10-64 Chronic Diarrhea returned to duty 11-1-64
Roll 8-31-61 to 12-31-61 present
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Roll Jul 63 thru Apr 64 present
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Tapp, Thomas J
Pay commencing for 8-31-61 to 10-31-61, was issued clothing 8-31-61, no further record
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Tedder, James M
enlisted 9-10-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Received furlough 6-18-63 to 6-23-63
Admitted Gen Hosp Petersburg, Va. Chronic Diarrhea 6-22-64
Died 7-2-64 or 7-5-64 in the hospital
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Tedder, R.F. Cpl
enlisted 3-12-62 at Woodstock, Ga.
Admitted to Hosp 6-9-62 Circinatis
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Admitted Jackson Hosp 7-31-64 problem with left elbow, released 8-25-64
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Tumblin, A.G.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #1, 8-23-62 Intermittent Fever till 9-17-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63
Died 2-16-64 Columbia, S.C. in the 2nd North Carolina Hosp
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Turner, A.M.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Gen Hosp #21, 10-14-62 Rheumatism,
Admitted Wayside Hosp #9 Richmond, Va. 10-15-62, transferred to Camp Winder Hosp 10-18-62
Bounty Paid $72.00, age 23 yrs
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Turner, Martian C
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted to Wayside Hosp #9, transferred to Gen Smiths office 2-16-63
Died 3-6-63 in Camp Winder Hosp Pharhiosis Pulman, effects $12.50
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Varnadoe, A.P.
1 med card Admitted Jackson Hosp Richmond, Va. 8-23-64 Dysentery, till 10-5-64, Elliot’s Brigade
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Wafford, John
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Chimborazo Hosp #5, 12-10-61 Parotitis till 12-17-61
Admitted Gen Hosp #17, Richmond, Va. 9-25-62
Died 10-15-62 at Brothers residence James Wafford Jr., Bartow County Ga., cause of death not stated
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Weldrix, J.C.
enlisted 3-12-62 at Altoona, Ga. also show: muster date of 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald
Admitted Gen hosp Petersburg, Va. 5-28-63 Febris Intermitent till 6-13-63, notes: Paroled Prisoner ordered to Richmond, Va.
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, by the Army of the Potomac, forwarded to Old Capitol Prison Washington, D.C.
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Walraven, Enoch musician
enlisted 1861
Roll Sep/Oct, 61 present
Commutation of Rations Atlanta Ga. 10-8-62
Roll Jul/Aug, 63 present
Roll Sep/Oct, 63 present
Roll Nov/Dec, 63 present
Roll Jan thru Apr, 64 present
Admitted Jackson Hosp 8-20-64 intermittent fever returned to duty 11-23-64
Served till the end of the war
Died: 5-5-1919 Poinsett Co. Ark
Wife: Nancy E, filed pension in Poinsett Co. Ark
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Welks, Robert C
Pay Roll 9-19-61 to 10-31-61 only record, nothing further
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Wiley, R.C.
enlisted 9-19-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
this man was a student with a brass horn transferred to musician
Roll Nov/Dec 63 absent at home at sick furlough 30 days
Roll Mar/Apr 64 sick at home without leave
Died 5-30-64 of disease in Ga.
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Williams, John N Sr.
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Wayside Gen Hosp #9, 10-18-62, transferred to Gen Hosp #22 Richmond, Va., furloughed from hospital #22, 30 days 10-24-62
Captured near Fredericksburg, Va. 5-3-63, forwarded to Old Capitol Prison at Washington D.C.
Roll Mar/Apr 64 absent sick
Present at surrender
Issued clothing 3rd Quarter of 1864
Wife: Mrs. J N, married 8-3-1897 Cobb Co. Ga., filed pension Pickens Co. Ga.
Died: 12-24-1916 Acworth, Cobb Co. Ga.
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Williams, John M
Pay Roll 8-31-61 to 10-31-61, no further record
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Williams, William A
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Admitted Wayside Gen Hosp #9, 10-18-62, transferred to Howard’s Grove
Killed 6-23-64 at Petersburg, Va., occupation teamster
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Woodruff, Ira P
mustered 8-31-61 at Camp McDonald, Ga.
Roll Jan 62 stationed at Yorktown, Va. on Artillery duty
Killed 5-31-62 at the Battle of Seven Pines, Va. Father: Richard Woodruff
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