Unit 191 A

Georgia 1st Regiment Volunteer Infantry(Ramsey's)

Company A

Newnan Guards

Newnan Georgia

This company was received into the service of the Provisional Army of Confederate States June 10, 1861, by Captain John H. Forney, Assistant Inspector General, C. S. A., near Richmond, Va. The 12th Battn. of Georgia Light Artillery served twelve months as artillery and the remainder of the war as infantry. Co. A, 63d Regiment Ga. Inf. was originally 1st Ca. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery.

*Date company was mustered out is also shown as March 15, 1862 .

Hanvey, George M.-Captain March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862 ; Major November 6, 1862 . Wounded and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Released at Johnson's Island, 0. July 25, 1865 .

Anderson, James W: 1st Lieutenant March 18, 1861. Appointed Adjutant April 3, 1861. Elected Major December 11, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862; Captain November 6, 1862. Wounded and captured at Winchester, Va. September 19, 1864. Transferred to Point Lookout, Md. for exchange February 20, 1865. No later record.

Swint, Thomas-2d Lieutenant March 18, 1861. Elected 1st Lieu- tenant April 3, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Brown, Andrew P: Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 18, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant April 3, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862 ;1st Lieutenant November 6, 1862. Killed at Fort Sumter, S. C. October 28, 1863 .

Palmer, Oscar-1st Sergeant March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Transferred to band. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Dent, W. B. W: 2d Sergeant March 18, 1861. Wounded at Cheat Mountain, W. Va. September 12, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Martin, Charles-3d Sergeant March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Ca. C, 16th Regiment Ga. Inf. in 1862. Killed at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862 . Mitchell, John W.--4th Sergeant March 18, 1861. Appointed Regimental Musician May 7, 1861. Discharged at Winchester, Va. February 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Roll for November 1, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Brown; Peter J: 1st Corporal March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. K, Phillips' Legion Ga. Cavalry May 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. K, June 3, 1862. Wounded at Funkstown, Md. July 12, 1863 . Died at Staunton, Va. August 1, 1863 .

Mitchell, William A: 2d Corporal March 18, 1861. Appointed 3d Sergeant. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. En listed as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Transferred to battalion band. Surrendered, Ap pomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Alexander, Thomas G.-3d Corporal March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Commissary Sergeant in 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Calhoun, Abner W: 4th Corporal March 18, 1861. Discharged at Winchester, Va. December 31, 1861. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Major June 2, 1864. Wounded at Winchester, Va. September 19, 1864; Hatcher's Run, Va. February 6, 1865. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Addy, Reuben, L.----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant March 13, 1863. Wounded at Baker's Creek, Miss. May 16, 1863 ; Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864. Appointed Regimental Ensign June 15, 1864 . Captured, date and place not given. Released near Sandusky, O. June 18, 1865 .

Allen, George M.---- private March 18, 1861. Died at Monterey, Va. August 11, 1861 .

Arnold, John M: ---- private November 1, 1861. Mustered out at Au-

gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted in Ca. C, 6th Regiment Louisiana Cavalry. Elected 1st Lieutenant.

Askew, William S.----- private May 7, 1861. Discharged at Mon- terey, Va. August 21, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 16th Battn. Ga. Cavalry May 2, 1862. Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. December 4, 1863. Sent to Camp Morton, Ind. Transferred to Co. F, 13th Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 2, 1864. Appointed 4th Corporal Transferred from Camp Morton, Ind. to Fort Delaware, Del. and paroled there February 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves dames River, Va. for exchange, March 10-12, 1865. Died at New- nan, Ga. April 1917.

Barnes, R. S.----- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Discharged, disability, in 1863 .

Barnes, W. E: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. Surrendered, Tallahassee, Fla. May 10, 1865. Paroled, Thomasville, Ga. May 16, 1865 .

Bass, James N: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862. Appointed Adjutant May 15, 1862 . Assigned as 1st Lieutenant and Acting Inspector General of Cumming's Brigade, Stevenson's Division, November 4, 1864. No later record.

Beadlea, Joseph N: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Killed at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864 .

Beadles, William Sterling----- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862; 2d Lieutenant September 1863. Wounded in leg and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Leg amputated at Frederick City, Md. July 11, 1864. Paroled at West's Bldgs. Hospital, Baltimore, Md. for exchange September 21, 1864 .

Belisle, John H: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Transferred to Co. H, 66th Regiment Ga. Inf. September 15, 1863. Appointed Sergeant. Captured near Atlanta, Ga. August 7, 1864. Enlisted in Co. E, 5th Regiment U. S. Vols. at Camp Chase, O. April 25, 1865 .

Belisle, Lorenzo D: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of Co. H, 66th Regiment Ga. Inf. August 9, 1863. Pension records show he was wounded and permanently disabled at Peachtree Creek, Ga. July 20, 1864, and was on detail duty on account of disability, at Macon, Ga. from 1864 to close of war.

Bevis, George H: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au-

gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Killed at Kernstown, Va. July 24, 1864 .

Bolton, Charles A.------ private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 1st Battn. Ga. State Guards Inf. (Co. B, Ordnance Battn. for defense of Columbus, Ga.), August 4, 1863 .

Brewster, Blake Dempsey----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Corporal of Co. A, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 25, 1862; 4th Sergeant. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled July 8, 1863. Cap tured at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Released at Camp Chase, O. June 12, 1865. Died January 17, 1929.

Brewster, Daniel Ferguson----- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 25, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Major. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled July 8, 1863. Appointed Acting A.D.C. September 24, 1864, and serving as such November 20, 1864. No later record.

Brewster, James Pendleton----- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of Co. A, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 25, 1862. Elected Major (to rank from August 10, 1862 ), August 20, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled July 8, 1863. Wounded in leg, necessitating amputation above knee, at Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. June 27, 1864 . Report dated Atlanta, Ga. August 20, 1864, shows him absent, wounded.

Brewster, William------ private July 1, 1861. Discharged at Cross Roads, Ga. January 12, 1862 .

Brooks, David H: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant May 27, 1863. Killed at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864 .

Brooks, John Newell----- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to Co. A, 7th Regiment Ga. Inf. June 7, 1861. Absent without leave January 1-February 28, 1865. No later record.

Brown, Thomas Y.----- private June 1, 1861. Wounded at Cheat Mountain, W. Va. September 12, 1861. Died at Camp Bartow, Va. September 25, 1861 .

Calhoun, Thomas J.----- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to Co. B; 5th Regiment Ga. Inf. January 4, 1862. On detached duty at Montgomery, Ala. February 12, 1862-December 30, 1864. No later record.

Cannon, G. W: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Win- chester, Va. December 26, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862. Died of smallpox at Culpeper, Va. November 18, 1862 .

Cantrell, Oscar A: ---- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. A, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 25, 1862; 1st Lieutenant. Captured at Nashville, Tenn. December 16, 1864. Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 16, 1865 .

Carmical, Robert Y: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Winchester, Va. February 2, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Absent, wounded, October 31, 1862. No later record.

Clarke, Benjamin M.------ private May 7, 1861. Discharged at Laurel Hill, W. Va. July 6, 1861 .

Clements, Thelbert M: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Winchester, Va. February 8, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant in 1862. Wounded and disabled at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. Paroled at Albany, Ga. May 20, 1865 .

Colquitt, George W.----- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 7th Regiment Ga. Inf. August 4, 1861. Wounded at Garnett's Farm, Va. June 28, 1862; Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Retired July 25, 1864 .

Conyers, John F.----- private May 7, 1861 .Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Adju tant of the 41st Regiment Ga. Inf. January 13, 1864. No later record.

Copeland, John C.------ private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. C, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 10, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled July 8, 1863. No later record.

Culpepper, John L: ---- private March 18, 1861. Died at Winchester, Va. February 24, 1862 .

Davis, James J: ---- private June 1, 1861 .Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Roll for November 1, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Davis, Jeptha V: ---- private May 7, 1861 .Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Corporal of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. On wounded furlough close of war.

Davis, Jesse M.------ private March 18, 1861. Died at Staunton, Va. October 4, 1861 .

Davis, Minor S: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Severely wounded in collision at Ringgold, Ga. July 6, 1862. Captured and paroled at Athens, Ga. May 8, 1865 .

Dennis, Francis M.----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monoc acy, Md. July 9, 1864; Smithville, Va. August 29, 1864. Roll for November 1, 1864, shows him present. No later record.

Dent, John T.----- private May 7, 1861. Discharged December 31, 1861 .

Dent, Joseph H.------ private September 15, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 3d Co. C, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Cor poral. Captured, date and place not given. Paroled at Burke ville, Va. April 17, 1865 .

Duncan, Benjamin R: ---- private March 18, 1861. Died in Meri- wether County, Ga. August 1861 .

Dyer, W. J. N: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Echols, William S: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded through thigh in Kentucky August 28, 1862. Roll for November 1, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Elmore, J. S.----- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Cross Roads, Ga. January 12, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant March 13, 1863 ; 2d Lieutenant July 28, 1863 ; 1st Lieutenant November 25, 1863. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865. Released at Johnson's Island, O. June 18, 1865 .

Favor, John D: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864 .

Freeman, Alvan D: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Sergeant Major. Wounded and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Exchanged. Appointed Brevet Jr. 2d Lieutenant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery February 1865. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Garrison, James F.----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Goodwyn, John B.----- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded in colli sion at Ringgold, Ga. July 6, 1862; Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. Wounded and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864 . Received at Venus Point, Savannah River, Ga. for exchange February 15, 1865. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 91865 .

Goodwyn, Thomas D: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Appointed 4th Corporal in 1862 . Wounded in finger, necessitating amputation, at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863. Transferred to 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery, in exchange for William Walden, June 10, 1864. Cap tured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 12, 1865 .

Grace, W. F: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Griswold, Lyman----- private July 1, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Haas, Solomon----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Discharged, furnished Patrick Dougherty as substitute, November 19, 1862 .

Hartsfield, Wiley F., Jr: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant of Co. H, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 5, 1862 ; Major November 8, 1863 ; Lieutenant Colonel December 3, 1863. Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864 . Elected Colonel. Killed at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865 .

Hollis, James F.----- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Stauntan, Va. September 23, 1861. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monacacy, Md. July 9, 1864; Winchester, Va. September 19, 1864. Furloughed for 60 days on account of wounds April 5, 1865 .

Huckaby, George W. (or Huckaba)----- private March 18, 1861 . Wounded at Laurel Hill, W. Va. July 8, 1861. Died at Seneca, Va. August 20, 1861 .

Jackson, James M.------ private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of Co. H, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry April 19, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant August 5, 1863. Wounded December 12, 1863. Applied for extension of fur lough on account of fracture of left thigh January 13, 1865. No later record.

Johnson, Marcus S: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Va. July 31, 1861. Appointed 3d Sergeant of Co. K, 4th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 25, 1861. Mustered out April 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. C, 34th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant June 30, 1862 . Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled there July 8, 1863. Elected 2d Lieutenant November 25, 1863 ;1st Lieutenant February 5, 1864. Wounded at Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. June. 27, 1864. Elected Captain January 1865. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Jones, Harrison----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. On wounded furlough from hospital November 1, 1864. No later record.

Jones, Thomas Franklin----- private May 7, 1861. Discharged, dis- ability, at Monterey, Va. August 21, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. F, 16th Battn. Ga. Cavalry May 15, 1862. Transferred to Co. F, 13th Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 21, 1864. Severely wounded in arm at Morristown, Tenn. October 28, 1864. No later record.

Keller, James Wood----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Died at Knoxville, Tenn. November 7, 1862 .

Keller, Joseph Raburn----- private March 18, 1861. Appointed Drum Major in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal in 1862. Transferred to band. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Legg, David Crawford----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 9th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery April 30, 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Captured at Cumberland Gap, Tenn. September 20, 1863. Released at Camp Douglas, Ill. June 16, 1865 .

Leigh, Anselm B: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Captured at Fredericksburg, Va. July 10, 1864. Exchanged at Venus Point, Savannah River, Ga. November 15, 1864. Furloughed for 60 days on account of wounds April 6, 1865 .

Leigh, Benjamin Walter------ private March 18, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Discharged on account of tuberculasis at Coosawhatchie, S. C. February 4, 1864. Died of disease at home May 18, 1864 .

Little, Robert A: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Luckie, William H: ---- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to regi- mental band in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 27th Battn. Ga. Inf. May. 2, 1864 . On sick furlough December 31, 1864. No later record.

Mann, Josiah L: ---- private March 18, 1861. Elected Jr. 2d Lieu- tenant April 3, 1861 Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862 ; 2d Lieutenant March 1863 ; 1st Lieu tenant. Killed at Winchester, Va. September 19, 1864 .

Martin, W. M: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Staunton, Va. October 11, 1861. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. 9, 1865 .

McIver, D. S: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Surrendered, Appomat tox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

McKinley, Charles A: ---- private March 18, 1861. Appointed Hos- pital Steward in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18,

1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. A, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 25, 1862. Transferred to Academy Hospital July 21, 1862 . Appointed Assistant Surgeon of the 12th Battn. Ga. Light Ar tillery in 1862; Assistant Surgeon, P.A.C.S., December 4, 1862. On duty at Talladega, Ala. September 12, 1864. No later record.

Meyer, Bernard----- private June 1, 1861. Killed at Shaws Pass, Va. June 16, 1861 .

Mobley, Eleazer Eldridge ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Corporal of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Captured at Fort Steadman, Va. March 25, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865 .

Moncrief, William J: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Staunton, Va. September 23, 1861. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Deserted at: Fish er's Hill, Va. October 16, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. at New Creek, Va. October 24, 1864 .

Moody, James P. ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Captured at James Island, S. C. July 16, 1863. Died at Point Lookout, Md. September 16, 1864 .

Moore, George W: ---- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to Co. F, Cobb's Legion Ga. Inf. and elected 1st Lieutenant September 18, 1861; Captain June 25, 1862. Captured at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863. Transferred from Camp Chase, O. to Fort Delaware, Del. and released May 30, 1865 .

Neil, Michael J: ---- private March 18, 1861. Transferred to regi- mental band December 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Captured at Battery Wagner, S. C. July 1863. Paroled at Montgomery, Ala. May 17, 1865 .

Newnan, J. B. ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862; 2d Lieutenant October 27, 1862 ;1st Lieutenant in 1863. Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Orr, Isaac Newton----- private August 16, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 16th Battn. Ga. Cavalry May 1, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 1862 .

Orr, N. T: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Killed at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864 .

Orr, William Benjamin----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. F, 16th Battn. Ga. Cavalry May 14, 1862. Captured at Blount ville, Tenn. September 22, 1863. Transferred to Ca. F, 13th Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 21, 1864. Exchanged at Fort Delaware, Del. September

18, 1864. Furloughed home. No later record. Died at Newnan, Ga. October 5, 1916.

Perkins, William T: ---- private March 18, 1861. Died at McDowell, Va. August 30, 1861 .

Persons, Henry T: ---- private June 1, 1861. Discharged at Mon- terey, Va. August 21, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. D, Phillips' Legion Ga. Cavalry, date not given. Captured at Warrenton, Va. May 24, 1863. Paroled at Washington, D. C. June 10, 1863 . Received at dames River, Va. for exchange June 12, 1863. Wound ed at Funkstown, Md. July 10, 1863. No later record.

Price, Joseph R: ---- private March 18, 1861. Captured on retreat from Laurel Hill, W. Va. July 13, 1861. Paroled August 31, 1861 . Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Ragan, William----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Ragsdale, C. Dave------ private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co K, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 3, 1862. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Ramey, George W: ---- private May 7, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Camp Bartow, Va. November 19, 1861 .

Ransom, Columbus F.---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co.A 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at, Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Captured at Frederick City, Md. July 10, 1864. Received at Savannah River, Ga. for exchange November 15, 1864. No later record.

Rawls, Thomas F.------ private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862. Furloughed for 60 days February 5, 1863. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died from wounds at Richmond, Va.July 28, 1863. Buried there in Holly wood Cemetery.

Ray, John D.----- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Ray, Lavender Roy----- private July 6, 1861. Discharged at Laurel Hill, West Va. July 6, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 1st Regiment Georgia Cavalry April 19, 1862. Appointed Ser geant 1862 or 1863. Detailed for duty in Ordnance Dept. and ordered to report to Major M. H. Wright at Atlanta, Ga. July 18, 1863. Appointed Adjutant of the 1st Regiment Georgia Cav alry September 3, 1864. Assigned to duty as Lieutenant and Acting Ordnance Officer of Iverson's Brigade October 16, 1864; as Lieu tenant and Ordnance Officer of Young's Cavalry Division. Ordered to report to S. P. Kerr, Chief Ordnance Officer, Wheeler's Corps Cavalry, for duty as Acting Ordnance Officer, Iverson's Division, January 18, 1865. Ordered to proceed to Athens, Ga. to procure ord nance and ordnance stores, April 9, 1865. Paroled at Augusta, Ga. May 2, 1865. (Born at Newnan, Ga. December 15, 1842. Died

at Atlanta, Ga. May 27, 1916. Buried in Oak Hill Cemetery at Newnan, Ga.)

Robinson, Christopher C: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 1st Sergeant of Co. C, 34th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862 .Discharged, having been elected sheriff of Coweta County, Ga., April 3, 1864 .

Sackett, E. A: ---- private March 18, 1861. Wounded and captured on retreat from Laurel Hill, W. Va. July 12, 1861. Paroled and sent home July 24, 1861. No later record. '

Semmes, Martin W. Thompson----- private March 18, 1861. Dis- charged, disability, at Monterey, Va. August 30, 1861. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded in 1863. Sent to Charleston, S. C., hospital August 20, 1863. Enlisted as a private in Co. D, Phillips' Legion Ga. Cavalry February 27, 1864. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Smith, H. W.----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Smith, Nathaniel T: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Smith, William H.------ private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Speer, Simeon F: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant of Gibson's Battery Ga. Light Artillery May 7, 1862. Appears last on roll for December 31, 1863 .

Stallings, Andrew J: ---- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant of Co. F, 16th Battn. Ga. Cavalry May 14, 1862. Wounded at Blountville, Tenn. September 21, 1863. Transferred to Co. F, 13th Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 21, 1864 .

Stokes, Augustus W: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. H, 56th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 13, 1862. Captured at Vicksburg, Miss. July 4, 1863, and paroled July 8, 1863. No later record.

Sumner, John C: ---- private September 2, 1861 .Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant of Co. D, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 6, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant November 29, 1864. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865. Re leased at Johnson's Island, O. June 20, 1865 .

Swint, Daniel----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Sergeant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864 .

Taylor, Robert P: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Captain of Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862; Lieutenant-Colonel October 14, 1863. Killed at Knoxville, Tenn. November 29, 1863 .

Tench, James A: ---- private June 1, 1861. Died at Monterey, Va. July 26, 1861 .

Tench, John W.----- private June 1, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant of Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 1, 1862. Appointed Adjutant. Wound ed near Steubenville, Ky. June 1863. Elected Major December 1864 . Judge Advocate of Martin's Division Cavalry. Paroled at Char lotte, N. C. May 3, 1865 .

Tench, R. Montie----- private June 1, 1861. Discharged at Win- chester, Va. December 1, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant of Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 1, 1862. Wounded at Murfreesboro, Tenn. July 2, 1862. Roll dated December 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Thomas, Montgomery L: ---- private May 7, 1861. Discharged at Staunton, Va. August 25, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Ca. 1, 37th Regiment Ga. Inf. March 3, 1864. Appointed Acting Sergeant Major. Wounded at Franklin, Tenn. Elected 1st Lieutenant. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865 .

Thompson, James C: ---- private September 15, 1861. Transferred to regimental band in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Bugler of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Transferred to band. Surrendered, Appo mattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Thompson, Y. H. J.------ private September 15, 1861. Transferred to regi- mental band in 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Transferred ta bat talion band. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Thurmond, David H: ---- private May 7, 1861. Died of disease at McDowell, Va. August 3, 1861 .

Thurmond, Joel M: ---- private June 1, 1861. Died of disease at Staunton, Va. December 6, 1861 .

Tomlin, Arken A: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 1, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant. Roll dated December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Turnipseed, Hiram W.------ private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. 6, 53d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 30, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant August 1863. Captured at Sailor's Creek, Va. April 6, 1865. Released at Paint Lookout, Md. June 20, 1865 .

Welsh, Francis S. ----- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Paroled at Point Look out, Md. and transferred to Aiken's Landing, Va. for exchange March 15, 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va. March 18, 1865 .

Welsh, Joseph J----- private March 18, 1861. Appointed Sergeant Major Sept 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 . Appointed Sergeant of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. On wounded furlough August 31, 1864. No later record.

Whatley, William R: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 2, 1864. Died at Richmond, Va. July 9, 1864 .

Wilkinson, Henry Q: ---- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Winchester, Va. February 1, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865 .

Williams, Augustus R.----- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Absent on furlough from hospital August 31, 1864. No later record.

Williams, Madison F: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 2d Co. A 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Captured at Farmville, Va. April 6, 1865. Re leased at Newport News, Va. June 25, 1865 .

Wood, Rufus P: ---- private August 15, 1861. Mustered out at Au- gusta, Ga. March 18, 1862 .

Wood, Winston B.----- private March 18, 1861. Discharged at Mon- terey, Va. August 25, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant of 3d Co. C, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Resigned, disability, October 20, 1862 .

Wood, Wyatt H: ---- private August 15, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in 3d Co. C, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant ;1st Sergeant. Deserted November 1, 1864 .

Word, Albert R: ---- private May 7, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Appointed Corporal of 2d Co. A, 12th Battn. Ga. Light Artillery May 1, 1862. Roll for November 1, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Wright, M. H: ---- private March 18, 1861. Died at Jordan Springs January 25, 1862 .

Wright, William C: ---- private March 18, 1861. Mustered out at Augusta, Ga. March 18, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. K, 1st Regiment Ga. Cavalry May 1, 1862. Wounded at Murfreesboro, Tenn. July 13, 1862. Paroled at Charlotte, N. C. May 3, 1865 .


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