Unit 161 C

Georgia 1st Georgia Regulars

Company C

Walker, John D.-Captain February 1, 1861. Elected Major June 19, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862. Died, wounds, October 3, 1862.

Atkinson, R. H. Captain February 20, 1864.----See 2d Lieutenant Co. G.

Anthony, James Rembert-Captain March 28, 1865.----See 2d Lieutenant Co. L.

Cannon, Henry A-1st Lieutenant February 1, 1861. Elected Captain June 19, 1861. Assigned temporarily as Captain of Co. G. Killed at Ocean Pond, Fla. February 20, 1864.

Milledge, John, Jr.-1st Lieutenant February 1, 1861. Resigned, having been elected Captain of Milledge's Battery Ga. Light Artil lery, May 21, 1862. Commanding a battery in Army of Valley District, under Lieut. General J. A. Early, January 31, 1865. No later record.

Hudson, Benjamin H.-Enlisted as a private, Co. 6, 2d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 16, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. M, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars September 2, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant, Co. C, August 30, 1862. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Hunt, Robert Taylor-2d Lieutenant February 1, 1861 Died, typhoid fever, at Culpeper, Va. August 25, 1861. Buried in St. James Ceme tery, Marietta, Ga.

Benning, S. J.-Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 17th Regiment Ga. Inf.

August 15, 1861. Appointed Sergeant-Major September 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. C, 1st Regiment Ga. Regulars September 18, 1861. Appointed Captain and A. A. G. July 4, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865. Madden, James T. 1st Sergeant May 8, 1861. Elected Lieutenant in 1862. O'Callahan, Morris F. 2d Sergeant February 22, 1861. Discharged, on account of tuberculosis, December 20, 1861.

Smith, Adam W.--3d Sergeant February 22, 1861. Died at Calhoun, Ga. August 1, 1863.

Wylie, David G., Jr.--4th Sergeant February 22, 1861. Appointed Color Bearer in 1861. Discharged, "to enable him to accept service in Georgia Confederate States Army, " December 29, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. D, 40th Regiment Ga. Inf. February 20, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 6, 1863. Elected Captain November 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present.

Brockman, John M.---1st Corporal February 14, 1861. Transferred to Co. I. On detached duty as teamster June 30, 1864.

Heard, J. T.--2d Corporal March 11, 1861. Killed at Yorktown, Va. April or May 1862. Barnes, James R. 3d Corporal March 4, 1861. Appointed Ser geant in 1861. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Crowe, George W.-4th Corporal February 4, 1861. Killed near Yorktown, Va. April or May 1862.

Ragan, W. G.-Corporal April 1864. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Adams, George F. ---- private March 4, 1861. Absent, sick in General Hospital, November 11, 1863 -June 30, 1864. No later record.

Anderson, James-----See Co. D.

Archer, Thomas----- private February 16, 1861. Died at Chimborazo Hospital #2, at Richmond, Va., May or June 1862.

Armstrong, Virgil------ private March 16, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Ashfield, Frederick------- private February 13, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1861.

Ball, William----- private February 18, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Bates, Jasper M.----- private February 20, 1861. Wounded at Ocean Pond, Fla. February 20, 1864. Absent, wounded, June 30, 1864. No later record.

Battle, Thomas----- private March 7, 1861. Absent, sick, March 2-June 30, 1864. No later record. ?

Bennett, John H. ---- private March 20, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant. Surrendered at Greensboro, N. G. April 26, 1865.

Brand, S. S. ---- private February 26, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Brooks, William H.----- private February 25, 1861. Transferred to C. S. Navy May 2, 1864. No later record.

Brown, Josephus------- private March 23, 1861. Transferred to Ca. 6, in 1861. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1861.

Bryan, Samuel O.-----See Co. I.

Butler, Jasper N. ---- private January 9, 1864. Wounded and captured at Savannah, Ga. December 22, 1864. Died, result amputa tion of leg, at the 2d Division Hospital, 20th Army Corps, January 5, 1865. Buried in Grave 17, Lot 1487, Laurel Grove Cemetery, Savannah, Ga.(Born in Elbert County, Ga. in 1824.)

Cavanaugh, George H.------- private March 16, 1861. Claimed as deserter by 22d Ga. Battn. December 12, 1863. No later record.

Couch, Cicero----- private March 16, 1861.Captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Exchanged at James River, Va. November 10, 1862. No later record.

Davis, Nathaniel----- private March 2, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 1, 1861.

Denham, William H. ---- private March 1, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Sick in Green Pond Hospital close of war.

Drake, J. H. ---- private May 11, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1861.

Dye, Jesse C.----- private February 21, 1861. Died prior to January 6, 1863.

Eaton, Joshua T.----- private February 27, 1861. Absent without leave December 7-31, 1863. No later record.

Edwards, Thomas-----See Co. G.

Errick, Charles C. ---- private March 11, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Farmer, James----- private March 4, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Fox, John----- private February 27, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Freeman, John W. ---- private February 25, 1861. Died November 22, 1861.

Gavan, Peter J. ---- private February 21, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 1, 1861.

Gorman, James------- private March 8, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Goss, Wilson A.----- private March 14, 1861.----See Co. F.

Gregg, H. W. ---- private 1862. Captured in 1864. In prison January 1865.

Guthrie, Adam B.----- private February 27, 1861. Killed at Seven Days Fight near Richmond, Va. June ar July 1862.

Hackney, Allen P.----- private April 20, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862. Discharged, disability, at Lynchburg, Va. January 20, 1863.(Born in Atlanta, Ga. in 1842.)

Harris, Joseph H. ---- private February 14, 1861. Sent to General Hospital at Columbus, Ga. September 20, 1863. No later record.

Henderson, Robert C. ----See Co. I.

Herring, W. L. ---- private February 14, 1861. Captured at Savannah, Ga. December 21, 1864. Died at Fort Delaware, Del. April 4, 1865.

Hill, Hines L. ---- private February 25, 1861. Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation, at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862. Retired to Invalid Corps November 10, 1864.

Hill, John----- private March 2, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Hilsman, J. W. ---- private. Surrendered Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Hogan, William----- private February 26, 1861. No later record.

Jackson, Benjamin Franklin----- private February 26, 1861. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Johnson, Leonidas----- private March 2, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Johnson, Perry----- private March 1, 1861. Captured in Savannah, Ga. hospital December 21, 1864. Sent from Ft. Pulaski, Ga. to New York City, on his request to take oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., March 4, 1865.

Malone, Benjamin F. ---- private February 27, 1861. In Savannah, Ga. hospital close of war. Died at Columbus, Ga. March 24, 1915.

Mangum, Jesse----- private April 13, 18'61. Appears last an roll for December 31, 1863.

Masters, Zachariah----- private February 1863. Pension records show he was discharged, disability, about October 1863. Enlisted in Co. --- Regiment Ga. State Troops. Paroled in White County, Ga. "after the surrender." (Born in Spartanburg, S. C. October 27, 1816.)

Mathews, Marion R. ----See Co. F.

May, Richard J.------- private February 26, 1861. Transferred to C. S. Navy as landsman on C. S. S. Chattahoochee April 29, 1864; to C. S. S. Georgia as seaman; to C. S. S. Savannah.

McDonnell, John M. ---- private February 26, 1861. Sick in General Hospital March 20-June 30, 1864. No later record.

McFarlin, J. T. ---- private. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Merritt, James W.---- private February 28, 1861. Received pay April 16, 1862. No later record.

O'Hara, Patrick Henry----- private March 7, 1861. Transferred to C. S. Navy May 2, 1864. Served on "Indian Chief, " Charleston, S. C. Harbor. Elected Lieutenant August 1864. Surrendered, Charleston, S C. May 1865.

Pearson, William C.------ private. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Perryman, William------- private February 6, 1861. Discharged, disability, October 15, 1863.

Pittman, Moses S. ---- private February 14, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 45th Regiment Ga. Inf. and appointed 3d Sergeant March 4, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant June 2, 1863. Wounded at Spotsyl vania, Va. May 12, 1864. Deserted at Petersburg, Va. January 1865. Received by Provost Marshal General, a Confederate deserter January 19, 1865; subscribed to oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and sent to Philadelphia, Pa. in 1865.

Ponder, John G.----- private October 1863. Captured at Smithfield, N. C. March 16, 1865. Released June 14, 1865. (Born in Burke County, Ga. in 1832. Died in Jefferson County, Ga. February 11, 1901.)

Poole, Samuel W. ---- private February 11, 1861. Appointed 3d Carporal in 1861. Sick at Richmond, Va. October 26, 1861. No later record.

Pyle, James R. ---- private March 2, 1861. Captured at Rivers Bridge, S. C. March 4, 1865. Deserted. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and sent to Washington, D. C. April 6, 1865.

Queen, Hugh C. ---- private February 23, 1861. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Rainwater, Leander----- private February 16, 1861. Transferred to Co. I, October 1, 1861. Killed at 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862.

Ralls, Charles H. (or Rolls)----- private February 21, 1861. Captured September 5, 1862. Transferred to Aiken's Landing, Va. for exchange September 27, 1862. Exchanged November 10, 1862. No later record.

Rees, Henry F.-----See 3d Corporal Co. I.

Sinnone, George W. (or Symons)----- private Feb 27, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Smith, Edward----- private March 15, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Smith, James V. ---- private March 2, 1861. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Stewart, Montgomery----- private April 27, 1861. Appears last on roll for December 30, 1863.

Sullivan, B. ---- private February 24, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Wade, John Daniel----- private. Made application on April 1, 1865 to appear before a Medical Board for examination for the position of Asst. Surgeon in P. A. C. S. The Asst. Surgeon of the regi ment stated that John Daniel Wade was acting as Hospital Steward of the organization named for 6 months and frequently performed the duty of Asst. Surgeon. Application was approved April 6, 1865, but no record has been found to show date of his appointment. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Walls, J. L. F.------ private February 27, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Watkins, James----- private February 28, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.

Webb, John J. ---- private February 21, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Wounded March 20, 1863. Absent, wounded, December 30, 1863. No later record.

Williams, John H.----- private February 21, 1861. Wounded and captured at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Died of wounds at Smith's Farm.

Wilson, George W.----- private March 11, 1861. Transferred to Co. D, and appointed 5th Sergeant June 25, 1861. Retransferred to Co. C, July 17, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861.


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