Unit 161 A

Georgia 1st Georgia Regulars

Company A

Magill, William Joseph-Captain February 1, 1861. Elected Lieut. Colonel June 18, 1861; Colonel February 6, 1862. Wounded in arm, resulting in amputation, at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Re tired August 3, 1864. Born in Georgetown, S. C. in 1828. Died at Jacksonville, Fla. September 1890. Buried there in Evergreen Cemetery.

Hill, A. A. Franklin-Elected Captain of Carlton's Battery, Troop Artillery, April 26, 1861. Resigned in 1861. Elected Captain of Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars June 18, 1861. Transferred temporarily as Captain of Co. 1, in 1861; to Co. M, July 25, 1861. Elected Major September 3, 1864. Roll for October 29, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Hamilton, S. P. Captain.----See Captain, Co. M.

Crawford, Robert Ashton-1st Lieutenant February 1, 1861. Resigned to accept promotion in Georgia State Troops November 23, 1861. On detached duty, recruiting at Atlanta, Ga., February 28, 1862. Elected Lieut. Colonel of the 2d Battn. Ga. State Troops in 1862.

King, John Floyd-1st Lieutenant.----See 1st Lieutenant Co. M.

Atkinson, R. H. 1st Lieutenant.----See 2d Lieutenant Co. G.

Bowdre, Edward Preston-2d Lieutenant February 1, 1861. Transferred to Co. L. Elected Captain of Co. E, October 3, 1862. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Maddox, Thomas A.-2d Lieutenant. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Lane, John-Tr. 2d Lieutenant August 16, 1861.----See 2d Lieutenant Co. L.

Hanleiter, William ft. 1st Sergeant April 10, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant of Hanleiter's Battery November 19, 1862. Surrendered Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Tucker, Crawford-2d Sergeant February 15, 1861. Transferred to Co. F, as 2d Sergeant in 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant in 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant August 3, 1862. Killed at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862.

Jones, William N.-2d Sergeant March 5, 1861.

Grayden, Benjamin F.-3d Sergeant February 25, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for August 31, 1863, last on file, shows him absent, sick. No later record.

Wright, Uel H.-4th Sergeant April 16, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Robertson, John C. 1st Corporal February 19, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Deserted in Georgia February 1864.

Jones, Willis R.-2d Corporal February 18, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Deserted in Ga. February 1864.

Blakeley, Albert A.-3d Corporal April 16, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant November 13, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Chester Station, Va. April 3, 1865. Released at Hart's Island, N. Y. Harbar June 15, 1865.

Wood, John N.--4th Corporal April 13, 1861.----See private, Co. B.

Allen, John----- private April 17, 1861. Transferred to Co. 6, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars. Captured and paroled, Hartwell, Ga. May 17, 1865.

Anderson, David M. ---- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Bailey, P. H. ---- private February 13, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Beckner, Aaron----- private May 25, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Blackman, John----- private April 4, 1861. In Provost Marshal's Dept. of Charleston, S. C., in jail, April 1-22, 1863. Na later record.

Blow, John H. ---- private February 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 1, 1861.

Bryson, William T. ---- private March 18, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1862, last on file, shows him present.

Burge, W. G.------ private. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Callshan, John----- private April 5, 1861. Transferred to Co. M, in 1861. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1861.

Chambers, E. R. ---- private.----See Co. D.

Childers, Thomas L. (or Childress)----- private March 14, 1861. Transferred to Co. G. Forwarded from Fortress Monroe, Va. to Washington, D. C., a Confederate deserter, April 2, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Washington, D. C. April 5, 1865.

Christmas, Jeremiah R. Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 28th Battn. Ga. Siege Artillery February 7, 1864. Transferred to Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars in 1865. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Clark, George F.--Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 28th Battn. Ga. Siege Artillery February 28, 1864. Transferred to Co. A, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars, by consolidation, in 1865. Surrendered, Greens boro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Clifton, Edward----- private April 9, 1861. Deserted August 25, 1861.

Conlan, Patrick------See private Co. D.

Copeland, Robert N. ---- private April 21, 1861. In arrest at Richmond, Va., "under charges, " June 30, 1862. No later record.

Cox, John P. ---- private April 20, 1861. Deserted August 15, 1861.

Crow, Frederick C. ---- private April 17, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for August 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Davis, Isham J.----- private February 27, 1861. Discharged from Richmond, Va. hospital, by illegal certificate signed by Dr. Gibson, December 4, 1861.

Davis, John F.------ private April 12, 1861. Discharged July 1, 1861.

Davis, Middleton----- private April 12, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 14, 1865.

Davis, Thaddeus A. ---- private April 22, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Wounded at Strasburg, Va. September 22, 1864. Sent to Harrisonburg, Va. hos pital September 1864. No later record.

Davis, Wiley----- private April 12, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Discharged April 15, 1864.

Davis, William D. ---- private February 10, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Discharged March 30, 1864.

Day, Michael----- private April 11, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Surrendered, Lynch burg, Va. April 1865.

Donnell, John W. ---- private March 29, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862.

Doran, William-----See Co. D.

Downey, Patrick-----See Co. K.

Dunaway, Joseph J. ---- private February 27, 1861. Transferred to Mil- ledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Edwards, William A. ---- private April 24, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Ellis, Thomas W. ---- private April 9, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Felton, Mcajah----- private April 17, 1861. Died May 8, 1861.

Findley, Jeremiah (or Findlay)----- private 1861. Transferred to Co. 6, April 17, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1861.

Foote, James Byrd----- private April 26, 1861. Transferred to Co. C, 7th Regiment Ga. Inf. August 17, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant October 1862. Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863. Exchanged at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., March 12, 1865.

Forskey, William B.----- private April 20, 1861. Deserted prior to June 1862.

Fritz, Edward J.----- private March 4, 1861. Absent by authority from Ordnance Dept. June 30, 1862.

Gladewell, James A. ---- private April 11, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for August 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Gross, Solomon E.----- private April 26, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Hagan, Richard----- private April 24, 1861. Transferred to Mil- ledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Hall, Thomas H. ---- private April 24, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1862, last on file, shows him present.

Halloran, Patrick----- private.----See Co. D.

Haney, Thomas----- private April 24, 1861. Absent, sick in Savannah, Ga. hospital, June 30, 1862. No later record.

Helton, Peter----- private April 21, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for August 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Horsey, Willis Richard----- private April 16, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Absent, sick, October 31, 1862. No later record.

Howard, James W. ---- private February 16, 1861. Absent, sick in hospital, December 31, 1861.

Hughes, Richard L.----- private April 16, 1861. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Hunt, John----- private April 16, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1862, last on file, shows him present.

Jones, L. C. ---- private February 23, 1861. Transferred to Co. G. Sur- rendered, Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled, Thomasville, Ga. May 19, 1865.

Kimbleton, Estan----- private March 25, 1862. Transferred to Pate's Company Virginia Light Artillery July 23, 1862; to Smith's Company Virginia Light Artillery October 1, 1862. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him present.

Larey, James----- private. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Lavan, James-----See Co. M.

Lyde, C. W. A. ---- private February 21, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. June 16, 1865.

Magruder, John G. ---- private April 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, August 16, 1861.

Maxey, James B.----- private March 28, 1862. Deserted June 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 21st Regiment Virginia Cavalry April l, 1863. Deserted in 1864.

McDonough, Bryan----- private. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

McElhenney, William L. (or McElhaney)----- private April 15, 1861. Transferred to Fraser's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for August 31, 1863, shows him present. No later record. Born in S. C. April 15, 1821. Died at Atlanta, Ga. June 15, 1880.

McMahon, Timothy----- private February 15, 1862. No later record.

Melton, William J. ----See Co. G.

Mills, C. W. ---- private March 25, 1862. Transferred to Page's Company Va. Light Artillery July 20, 1862; J. D. Smith's Company Virginia Light Artillery (Bedford Artillery), October 1, 1862. Sur rendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Mills, Hiram------ private March 25, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Northcutt, Harry----- private March 17, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

O'Connor, James----- private March 29, 1862. Absent, sick in hospital, June 30, 1862. No later record.

O'Hara, Thomas----- private April 10, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862.Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Overstreet, Silas C. ---- private March 24, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Powell, William----- private April 12, 1862. Deserted prior to June 30, 1862.

Ross, John----- private March 28, 1861. Deserted July 10, 1861.

Rutherford, Thomas B.----- private April 24, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861.

Sandford, John H. ---- private March 5, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Deserted at Caroline City, Va. March 1863.

Smith, Isaac W. ---- private April 5, 1861. Discharged December 26, 1861.

Smith, John A. ---- private April 17, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Spellers, William F.------- private April 22, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862.

Stanley, William J. ---- private April 8, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Wounded at Winchester, Va. September 19, 1864. Sent to Lynch burg, Va. hospital September 1864. No later record.

Starr, Homer H. ---- private February 26, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Strickland, John B.------ private April 17, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waynesboro, Va. March 2, 1865. Sent to Point Lookout, Md. March 9, 1865. No later record.

Sullivan, Owen------- private April 16, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Swafford, William I.(or W. J.)----- private April 1, 1861. Transferred to Co. L; to Co. B. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Turner, William J. ---- private April 12, 1861. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Captured at Waterloo, Pa. July 5, 1863. Released at Fort Delaware, Del. July 3, 1865.

Watson, James----- private April 24, 1861. Deserted August 9, 1861.

Westmoreland, Mark----- private April 25, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Transferred to Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery July 15, 1862. Wounded at Winchester, Va. July 20, 1864, and sent to Strasburg, Va. hospital July 1864. Detailed overseer to Major Alexander, Quartermaster, November 19, 1864. No later record.

White, Francis M. (or Thomas M.)----- private March 4, 1861. Deserted prior to July 1862. Enlisted as a private in Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artillery in 1862. Arrested by B. S. Cunning ham, Provost Marshal, April 2, 1865. Sent to Military Prison, Wheeling, W. Va., April 3, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at Clarksburg, Va.

Williams, James H. ---- private March 28, 1862. Died in hospital June 5, 1862.

Wilson, George----- private April 25, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1862; last on file, shows him present.

Wilson, Thomas B.----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged June 27, 1861.


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