Unit 5 F

GA 1st infantry Regiment

(Mercer - Olmstead's)

Company G

Chatham County

Coast Rifles or Coast Riflemen


Anderson, J. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1863. No later record.

Arnett, David S. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Arnett, J. -- Private - August 8, 1861. No later record.

Arnett, William -- Private - August 1, 1861. Roll dated December 31, 1863, last on files, shows him present. No later record.

Bannon, John -- Private - August 8, 1861. -On detached service at Augusta, Georgia May 2, 1864. No later record.

Bashlor, J. B. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Died with typhoid pneumonia at Savannah, Georgia January 30, 1863.

Best, John E. (or J. M.) -- Private - August 7, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863; last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Best, R. E. -- Private - August 7, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Birmingham, Richard -- Private - August 1, 1861. Received at Hilton Head, South Carolina, a Confederate deserter, May 3, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government and forwarded to New York City May 28, 1864.

Bolton, Robert E. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Bransby, T. J. -- Private - August 1, 1861. On special duty June 30, 1862. No later record.

Brittle, O. A. -- 4th Corporal - August 1, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Brittle; J. H. -- Private - February 23, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Brown, M. D. -- 3rd Sergeant - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862. No later record.

Carter, W. M. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Surrendered Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Chaplin, W. F. -- Private - August 4, 1861. Discharged, disability, October 15, 1862.

Charles, N. -- Musician - August 19, 1861. Appears last on roll for December 31, 1861. No later record.

Coburn, J. R. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant February ?, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Cohen, N. -- Private - August 23, 1861. On sick furlough June 30, 1862. No later record.

Cramer, James E. (or Creamer) -- Private - August 7, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Crosby, S. -- Private - August 7, 1861. Surrendered Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Crowe, D. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Roll for April 30, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Deason, William -- Private - August 8, 1861. Discharged, disability in 1863.

Degnan, Mathew -- See Company A.

Dickerson, J. A. (or J. H.) -- Private - February 25, 1862. On detail duty in Ordnance Department December 31, 1863. No later record.

Dupont, S. F. -- Surgeon - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861. No later record.

Fagan, James T. -- See Company K.

Fisher, Thaddeus E. -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - August 1, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant June 1862; Captain. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Furgerson, W. H. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant June 1862. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862. No later record.

Geffeken, W. (or Geffekin) -- Private - February 23, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last an file, shows him present. No later record.

Geiger, M. L. (or Gierger) -- Private - August 19, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him absent, detailed on government work. No later record.

Ginn, W. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 2, 1862.

Greaves, P. -- Private - August 15, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him absent, detailed on government work. No later record.

Green, William -- Private - August 4, 1861. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1863. No later record.

Grest, J. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Grimball, F. -- 2nd Lieutenant - August 1, 1861. Resigned December 18, 1861.

Guann, James M. -- Private - August 6, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 25, 1862.

Hamett, George W. -- See Company K.

Harrell, J. (or Harrold) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Absent with leave June 30, 1862. No later record.

Isaiah, N. -- Musician - April 15, 1862. Absent without leave from December 25, 1863. No later record.

Ivey, William West -- Private. Wounded at Pine Mountain, Georgia June 14, 1864. Died, wounds, Kingston, Georgia hospital July 4, 1864. Buried in Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, Georgia

Jeffers, J. S. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Jeffers, James J. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Appointed Corporal; 4th Sergeant. Surrendered Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Jeffers, Moses P. -- Private - November 1, 1862. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Jenkins, J. -- Private - August 7, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862, with remark. -"Absent on sick furlough and under 18 years of age.” No later record.

Johnson, J. T. -- Private - August 1, 1861. No later record.

Johnson, R. -- Private - August 2, 1861. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1863. No later record.

Jorns, Charles Herman. -- See Company I.

Joyner, W. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Discharged, disability, December 12, 1861.

Kattinhin, H. (or Kattinhorn) -- Private - August 8, 1861. Appears last on roll for February 28, 1863. No later record.

Keisling, G. (or Kiessling) -- 2nd Corporal - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for April 30, 1862. No later record.

Kemps, David -- 3rd Corporal - August 1, 1861. Deserted at Savannah, Georgia March 1865, and took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government there March 29, 1865.

Lang, B. D. -- Private - August 1, 1862. Deserted at Causton's Bluff, Georgia February 4, 1863.

Larisey, Moses -- Private - August 8, 1861. On sick furlough June 30, 1862. Moses Larisey, Jr. and Sr. enlisted as privates in Company D, 54th Regiment, Georgia Infantry

Lark, P. -- Private - August 4, 1861. On sick furlough April 30, 1862. No later record.

Lawless, A. -- 1st Corporal - August 1, 1861. Appointed Assistant Ordnance Sergeant. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Leaptrot, Henry (or Liptrot) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Retrieved by Provost Marshal General at Savannah, Georgia, a Confederate deserter, March 1, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government March 3, 1865.

Leby, H. (or Leiby) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Roll for April 30, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Lewis, S. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Died at Causton's Bluff, Georgia between June and October 1862.

Long, H. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Discharged, disability, June 17, 1862.

Marrum, M. -- Private - August 8, 1861. On detail on government work December 1-31, 1863. No later record.

Martin, Thomas L. -- Private - August 15, 1861. On detail on government work December 1-31, 1863. No later record.

Masooki, J. -- Private - August 4, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861. No later record.

Maupas, P. S. (or Maupa) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862. No later record.

McLaughlin, James -- See private, Company A.

McLendon, B. F. -- Private - August 15, 1861. Discharged September 27, 1861.

Mincey, John M. -- Private - 1863. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Moriarty, J. (or Moriatty) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Moriarty, Patrick (or Moriatty) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Hilton Head, South Carolina and forwarded to New York City May 30, 1864.

Morris, F. – Musician - August 19, 1861. Discharged September 27, 1861.

Nostrand, J. W. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government at Hilton Head, South Carolina and forwarded to New York City May 28, 1864.

O'Hanlon, C. A. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Appears without remark on hospital roll for February 28, 1864. No later record.

Pritchard, William Richard -- Captain - August 1, 1861. Commissioned Lieutenant Colonel of the 22nd Battalion, Georgia Heavy Artillery October 13, 1862. In temporary command of Brigade March-April 1864. In command of the 28th Battalion, Georgia Siege Artillery, attached to General McLaw's Division, November 20, 1864. No later record.

Ray, Albert Sneethen -- Private. Appears on receipt roll for clothing issued April 30, 1864. No later record.

Richardson, William Ferguson -- 4th Sergeant - August 1, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him absent, detailed on government work December 1, 1863. No later record.

Ritter, A. (or Ritta) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862, with remark. "Absent on sick furlough; over 35 years of age.” No later record.

Robertson, John L. -- Private. Appears on receipt roll for clothing issued April 30, 1864. No later record.

Sanders, Thomas G. (or Saunders) -- 2nd Sergeant - August 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant December 18, 1861. Killed by accidental discharge of gun December 20, 1863.

Sandiford, J. C. -- Private - August 27, 1861. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Sandiford, J. E. -- Private - August 1, 1861. On special duty June 30, 1862. No later record.

Sikes, M. T. -- Private. Appears on receipt roll for clothing issued April 30, 1864, and December 15, 1864. No later record.

Smith, C. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Discharged, disability, October 31, 1861. Smith, H. A. -- Private - August 15, 1861. Detailed in Quartermaster Department January 14, 1863. No later record.

Sperry, J. H. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for October 30, 1861. No later record.

Sweeny, W. H. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862. No later record.

Tedders, George W. -- Private - February 15, 1864. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865. Born in Jasper County, Georgia August 19, 1846.

Teynac, Andrew (or Tenac) -- Private - August 1, 1861. Transferred to Company C, 22nd Battalion, Georgia Heavy Artillery. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Teynac, J. F. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1862. No later record.

Tidwell, M. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Surrendered Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Toles, James H. (or Towles) -- Private - May 16, 1862. Returns for February 28, 1864, show him present. No later record.

Turner, John Screven -- 1st Lieutenant - August 1, 1861. Elected Captain June 1862. Killed.

Turner, Stephen A. -- See private Company K.

Waite, B. P. -- Private - August 4, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him on detached duty. No later record.

Waite, Edwin P. -- 1st Sergeant - August 1, 1861. Elected 2nd Lieutenant January 16, 1862; 1st Lieutenant June 1862. Resigned, disability, January 27, 1863.

Webster, C. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Weeder, G. H. (or Weeden) -- Private - August 27, 1861. Deserted June 19, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government and accepted employment in Quartermaster Department in 1864.

White, W. -- Private - August 1, 1861. Sick in hospital December 31, 1861. No later record.

Williams, R. D. -- Private - August 8, 1861. Roll for December 31, 1863, last on file, shows him present. No later record. Born in Screven County, Georgia, October 19, 1835. Died at Sylvania, Georgia November 13, 1918.

Wilson, S. -L. -- Private - August 7, 1861. Discharged at Causton's Bluff, Georgia, October 12, 1862.

Zeigler, William -- Private - August 1, 1861. Died June 8, 1862.


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