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Company "C", 12th Regiment
Georgia Volunteer Infantry
Macon County, Georgia
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Bannon, William C. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant October 13, 1862; Sergeant Major November 1, 1863; Acting Adjutant. Captured at Fort Steadman, Virginia March 25, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 6, 1865. (Born in Connecticut.)

Barr, William J. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Sent to hospital May 5, 1862; furloughed home in 1862. Discharged, disability, March 30, 1863.

Beavers, Spencer M. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Ensign. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 2, 1863. Captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Paroled at Fort Delaware, Delaware July 30, 1863. Received at City Point, Virginia for exchange August 3, 1863. Wounded and disabled at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

Bedenbaugh, Jacob W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, under-age and disability, August 20, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry March 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Beeland, Benjamin -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed 4th Sergeant October 14, 1862. Killed at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864.

Beggs, George Washington -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. Imprisoned at Belle Plains, Virginia, Point Lookout, Maryland and Elmira, N.Y., where he was released June 30, 1865.

Bowman, Lucius B. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. Wounded and captured at Silver Springs, near Washington, D. C., July 13, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 30, 1865.

Bradberry, John W. -- Private - June 30, 1864. Absent without leave June 30-August 31, 1864. No later record.

Brantley, John W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Cold Harbor, Virginia June 3, 1864.

Bridges, John W. -- Private. Died in 1863.

Bridges, John -- Enlisted as a private in Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry March 4, 1862. Discharged, disability, October 4, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company C. 12th Regiment Georgia Infantry April 1, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Brown, George W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. No record of service in this company. Enlisted as a private in Company K, 62nd Regiment Georgia Infantry May 16, 1862. Transferred to Company H, July 1, 1864; to Company K, 8th Regiment Georgia Cavalry July 11, 1864. Roll for December 1864, last on file, shows him detached for 50 days to procure a remount November 25, 1864. No later record.

Brown, Thomas W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and disabled at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Admitted to General Hospital at Camp Winder, Richmond, Virginia with acute rheumatism, April 4, 1863; furloughed May 8, 1863. Attached to this hospital as guard, on account of gunshot wound in arm, May 20, 1864. Returned to duty November 10, 1864. No later record.
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Brumbeloe, Joseph H. -- Private - March 25, 1862. Discharged July 28, 1862.

Brumbeloe, William A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

Brunham, Elijah (or Burnum) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease at Greenbrier River, West Virginia September 30, 1861.

Bryan, James Benjamin -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864.

Bryan, William A. (Berry) -- Private - May 1, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 19, 1865.

Bush, Solomon -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability and overage, November 5, 1861. Buried in Marshallville, Georgia Cemetery.

Carson, James A. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Appointed 3rd Sergeant June 15, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Died of disease in Lynchburg, Virginia hospital August 27, 1862. Body sent to Reynolds, Georgia Buried in Carson Cemetery in Macon County, Georgia.

Carson, John T. -- 1st Lieutenant - June 15, 1861. Elected Captain May 8, 1862; Major June 9, 1863. Captured March or May 1864. Exchanged July 1864. Wounded at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Died of wounds September 30, 1864. Body sent to Reynolds, Georgia

Carson, Robert H. -- Private - April 1, 1864. Transferred to Company I, 4th Regiment Georgia Infantry in 1864. Detailed courier for General Cook in 1864. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 6, 1864. Killed at Fort Steadman, Virginia March 25, 1865. Buried in Carson Cemetery in Macon County, Georgia

Carter, David J. W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Chauncey, Henry Asa (or Chancy) -- Private - January 30, 1864. Captured at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Paroled for exchange October 31, 1864. Received at Venus Point, Savannah River, Georgia, November 15, 1864. No later record.

Childree, David A. -- Private - March 25, 1862. Wounded near Richmond, Virginia May 1862. Wounded in eye, resulting in loss of sight, at Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865. Paroled, Macon, Georgia May 1865. (Resident of Georgia since April 4, 1840.)

Childree, Drury N. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, April 12, 1862. (Resident of Georgia since 1852.)

Childree, J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, in 1861.

Childree, William W. -- Private - June 30, 1864. Admitted to General Hospital #9, at Richmond, Virginia August 17, 1864; furloughed for 60 days August 18, 1864.

Coogle, John T. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 3, 1863.

Cook, Daniel J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and disabled at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Discharged December 31, 1862.

Cook, John Randolph -- 2nd Lieutenant - June 15, 1861. Appointed Assistant Surgeon in 1861. Resigned September 20, 1861. Resignation accepted November 12, 1861.

Corbin, Cicero B. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

Covington, Charles H. -- Private - August 15, 1861. Died of disease at Greenbrier, West Virginia September 2, 1861.

Cummings, James G. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in right arm and disabled at Cedar Creek, Virginia October 19, 1864. Admitted to C. S. A. General Hospital at Charlottesville, Virginia October 24, 1864. No later record.

Davis, Reuben B. -- 4th Sergeant - June 15, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant September 20, 1861; 2nd Sergeant May 8, 1862. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

Dixon, John W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed 3rd Sergeant May 8, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant June 15, 1862; 1st Lieutenant September 28, 1863. Wounded at Washington, D. C. July 12, 1864; Cedar Creek, Virginia October 19, 1864; Fort Steadman, Virginia March 25, 1865. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Dukes, William F. -- 1st Corporal - June 15, 1861. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

Dyess, William H. (or William J.) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured at Mine Run, Virginia November 28, 1863. Died of disease in Lincoln General Hospital, U. S. A., at Washington, D. C., December 15, 1863. Buried at Arlington, Virginia

Easterlin, Joseph J. (or Joel J.) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Exchanged. Elected 2nd Lieutenant of Company D, 3rd Regiment Georgia Reserve Infantry April 22, 1864. On detail duty at Andersonville, Georgia close of war. (Born in Sumter County, Georgia in 1836.)

Eichbaum, Joseph J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York May 17, 1865, with following remarks opposite his name: "Deserted his regiment. Does not want to return south under any circumstances."

Elliott, James -- Private - April 18, 1864. Absent without leave June 27-August 31, 1864. No later record.

Epting, Thomas P. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed 4th Corporal May 8, 1852; Sergeant. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Died of wounds in Macon County, Georgia October 12, 1862.

Fambrough, Alexander -- Private - April 1862. Killed near Petersburg, Virginia March 25, 1865.

Gammage, Leroy -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease at Alleghany, Virginia October 13, 1861.

Gammage, Nathaniel H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed 1st Corporal. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

Gatlin, Lemuel J. (or Gatling) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Left sick at Richmond, Virginia July 7, 1861. At home on sick furlough June 30, 1862. Reported to have joined another company and captured by the enemy. No later record.

Gee, Charles H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in 1862. Appointed Sergeant in 1863. Captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 3, 1863. Exchanged at Fort Delaware, Delaware July 31, 1863. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864. Captured near Richmond, Virginia April 3, 1865. Released at Newport News, Virginia June 25, 1865.

Hall, William Andrew Jackson -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Cross Keys, Virginia June 8, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. Exchanged. Captured at Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 27, 1865. (Born in Houston County, Georgia in 1841. Died in Dooly County, Georgia December 9, 1929.)

Hand, Anthon H. G. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

Harmon, Henry H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Harrell, James W. -- 3rd Corporal - June 15, 1861. Appointed 2nd Corporal May 8, 1862. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

Harris, Thomas W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant August 10, 1861;1st Lieutenant May 8, 1862. Wounded at Cross Keys, Virginia June 1, 1862; Cedar Run, Virginia August 9, 1862; Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862; Chancellorsville, Virginia May 3, 1863. Elected Captain June 9, 1863. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. Released at Fort Delaware, Delaware June 6, 1865.

Harris, William Henry -- Private - February 1, 1863. Wounded at Charles Town, West Virginia August 21, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Hill, Giles -- Private - April 1, 1864. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 8, 1864. Died in prison in 1864.

Hill, Henry C. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in shoulder and disabled at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Discharged on account of wounds August 14, 1864. Buried in Oglethorpe Cemetery in Macon County, Georgia

Hill, Howard -- Private - June 15, 1861. Transferred to Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry, in exchange for W. B. Hill, August 25, 1862. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864. Appointed 4th Corporal in 1864. No later record.

Hill, Robert -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease in Pocahontas County, West Virginia September 19, 1861.

Hill, Slaughter -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Fairfax, Virginia July 13, 1862; Petersburg, Virginia Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865. (Born in Macon County, Georgia October 10, 1840.)

Hill, Whitmill B. (Bunt) -- Enlisted as a private in Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry March 4, 1862. Appointed Musician in 1862. Transferred to Company C, 12th Regiment Georgia Infantry, in exchange for Howard Hill, August 25, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862; Spotsylvania, Virginia May 9, 1864. Paroled at Staunton, Virginia May 1, 1865.

Hilton, Abner (or Helton) -- Private - 1864. Wounded and captured at Petersburg, Virginia April 4, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 28, 1865.

Hornady, Henry T. (or Henry C.) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862.

Huffman, James D. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 16, 1865.

Iverson, Alfred -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in 1863. Sent to hospital August 1864. No later record.

Johnson, A. L. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, in 1861.

Johnson, Benjamin L. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease at Green River, Virginia September 7, 1861.

Johnson, James M. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 19, 1861.

Johnson, Newton T. -- 1st Sergeant - June 15, 1861. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant May 8, 1862; 2nd Lieutenant in 1862; 1st Lieutenant June 9, 1863. Appointed Adjutant September 28, 1863. Captured in 1863. Exchanged. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864. Assigned to duty in Georgia, General Order #96, January 1865. No later record.

Jolly, John R. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Wounded at Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862. Appointed Corporal; 4th Sergeant May 12, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Jolly, Thomas J. -- Private - February 1865. Captured at Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 28, 1865.

Jones, Gregory T. -- Private - March 25, 1862. Wounded at Malvern Hill, Virginia July 27, 1864. Roll for August 31, 1864, last on file, shows him in hospital, wounded.

Killebrew, W. H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Sent to General Hospital at Baltimore, Maryland, where left leg was amputated, in 1863. Exchanged at City Point, Virginia November 17, 1863. At home, permanently disabled, close of war.

Kleckley, Jacob A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Cedar Run, Virginia August 9, 1862.

Kleckley, John L. -- Private - April 1, 1864. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864; Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864; Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865.

Luquire, Francis L. (Luguire) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862.

Lytle, Joseph F. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864.

Lytle, William H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal in 1862; Sergeant. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862; 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Captured at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Maryland March 15, 1865. No later record.

Mabry, Daniel S. -- Private - December 9, 1862. Captured at Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865. Died of measles at Point Lookout, Maryland June 27, 1865.

Mathews, Benjamin H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Died of chronic diarrhoea at Elmira, New York April 8, 1865. Grave #2643, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Mathis, Columbus C. -- 2nd Corporal - June 15, 1861. Appointed 4th Sergeant May 8, 1862; 1st Sergeant August 9, 1862. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant September 28, 1863. Killed at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864.

McBride, James W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, in 1861. Reenlisted in 1862. Wounded at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

McBride, Mathew A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, February 26, 1862. Died in 1862 or 1863.

McCarthy, James Madison (or McCarty) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of measles in camp at Greenbrier River, West Virginia September 27, 1861.

McCarthy, William A. (or McCarty) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862.

McCaskill, Donald C. -- 3rd Sergeant - June 15, 1861. Died of disease in camp at Greenbrier, West Virginia September 20, 1861. Buried in Marshallville, Georgia Cemetery.

McCaskill, John B. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability and overage, November 5, 1861.

McCaskill, William N. -- 2nd Sergeant - June 15, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant May 8, 1862. Killed at Cedar Run, Virginia August 9, 1862. Buried in Marshallville, Georgia Cemetery.

McClain, John (or McLain) -- Private - 1864. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

McClain, Malcolm (or McLain) -- Private - January 30, 1864. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Exchanged at Elmira, New York October 29, 1864. Died at Fortress Monroe, Virginia November 7, 1864.

McDaniel, Charles J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862; Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

McMillan, John -- Captain - June 15, 1861. Killed at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Buried in Marshallville, Georgia Cemetery.

Merritt, Luke -- Private - March 25, 1862. On sick furlough May 8-December 1862. Discharged, disability, April 10, 1863.

Miller, George W. -- Private - January 30, 1864. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland and transferred to Varina, Virginia for exchange September 22, 1864. No later record.

Mulkey, Burdett G. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Captured at Petersburg, Virginia April 2, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Maryland June 29, 1865.

Newsome, Hugh G. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease at Greenbrier River, West Virginia September 6, 1861.

Newsome, Jerome B. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

O'Brien, Richard L. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Left sick at Monterey, Virginia July 18, 1861. Sent to Staunton, Virginia by Surgeon in 1861. Accidentally shot near Staunton, Virginia September 25, 1861.

Passmore, John A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, March 30, 1862.

Payne, Charles W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Sent to hospital November 20, 1862. Died of chronic rheumatism in 2nd North Carolina Hospital, at Petersburg, Virginia, January 17, 1863.

Payne, John T. -- Enlisted as a private in Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry March 4, 1862. Transferred to Company C, 12th Regiment Georgia Infantry April 10, 1862. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Died of disease in General Hospital at Mount Jackson, Virginia December 6, 1862.

Payne, Thomas -- Private - March 25, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Captured at Strasburg, Virginia September 23, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Maryland February 13, 1865.

Phillips, Thomas D. A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Roll for August 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.  Wounded in the hand at Spotsylvania. Late in the war, he volunteered to work in the Confederate arsenal at Charlottesville making shoes; and thus he was not present at Appomattox. Died 1885, buried at Elko Methodist Cemetery in Elko, Houston County, GA, beside his wife, Mollie. Descendant Harris Churchwell dedicated his book, Captains At Rest, to Thomas D. A. Phillips.

Price, John -- Private - May 1, 1862. Killed at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 28, 1862.

Price, John W. -- 4th Corporal - June 15, 1861. Appointed 3rd Corporal May 8, 1862; 1st Sergeant November 1, 1863. Elected Lieutenant. Wounded and disabled at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. At home on wounded furlough August 31, 1864. No later record. (Resident of Georgia since 1853.)

Price, Thomas W. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Died of disease at Winchester, Virginia June 2, 1862.

Reeves, John W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862; Fredericksburg, Virginia December 13, 1862. Appointed 5th Sergeant in 1863. Wounded and disabled at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864. Sent to General Hospital at Staunton, Virginia in 1864. Received pay at Richmond, Virginia August 12, 1864. Furloughed from Staunton, Virginia to Georgia in 1864.

Rogers, William Dawson -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 27, 1865.

Rolin, Richard J. (or Rollen) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864.

Rouse, Redding Thomas -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Richmond, Virginia August 31, 1861.

Shealey, Andrew W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania July 2, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government and enlisted in U. S. service at Point Lookout, Maryland and was released October 15, 1864.

Shepherd, Eli H. -- Private - May 1, 1862. Died of disease in Danville, Virginia hospital January 5, or February 15, 1863.

Short, John W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Died of disease at Greenbrier River, West Virginia October 20, 1861. Buried in Marshallville, Georgia Cemetery.

Slappey, William Augustus -- Private - April 1, 1864. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York June 30, 1865.

Sligh, David J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Wounded in arm at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864. Died, result amputation of arm, in General Hospital #1, at Lynchburg, Virginia, May 27, 1864. Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No.6,5th Line, Lot 197, Burton's.

Smith, Benjamin -- Private - May 1862. Killed in railroad collision July 1862.

Smith, George C. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed 2nd Corporal August 27, 1862; 5th Sergeant October 15, 1862; 2nd Sergeant. Wounded in left foot at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia.)

Smith, James H. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

Smith, John A.- -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, December 9, 1861.

Smith, Wiley -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864; Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia February 21, 1842.)

Solomon, Carey C. W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Killed at Chancellorsville, Virginia May 2, 1863.

Spraggins, Allen -- Private - April 18, 1864. On sick furlough in Georgia August 31, 1864. No later record.

Taylor, John I. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation, at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. At home in Georgia on wounded furlough close of war.

Turner, James Gregory -- Private - January 14, 1864. Captured at Washington, D. C. July 13, 1864. Died of pneumonia at Elmira, New York January 21, 1865. Grave #1591, Woodlawn National Cemetery.

Turner, Julius C. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Cedar Run, Virginia August 9, 1862; Wilderness, Virginia May 6, 1864. Roll for August 31, 1864, last on file, shows him in hospital wounded. No later record.

Turner, Richard F. -- Private - March 4, 1864. Wounded in 1864, and sent to hospital. No later record.

Turner, Thomas C. (or Thomas W.) -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Wounded and captured at Silver Springs, Maryland, near Washington, D. C., July 13, 1864. Died in Lincoln, U. S. A. General Hospital at Washington, D. C. December 26, 1864. Buried at Arlington, Virginia.

Underwood, Isaiah -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 12, 1861.

Watson, John W. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 17, 1862. Wounded in leg at Winchester, Virginia September 19, 1864. Died, result amputation of leg, in U. S. A. Depot Field Hospital at Winchester, Virginia November 28, 1864.

Westberry, Richard D. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and permanently disabled at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Discharged, disability, May 20, 1864.

Westbrook, Richard N. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Discharged, under age, January 30, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Company H, 5th Regiment Georgia Reserve Infantry in 1864. Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough close of war. (Born in Georgia.)

White, William F. -- Private - April 16, 1864. Died of disease in General Hospital at Staunton, Virginia August 1864.

Whittington, Cornelius C. -- Private - June 24, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Whittington, E. O. -- Private - January 1864. Killed at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 12, 1864.

Whittington, John -- Private. Killed at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.

Wicker, William A. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded and disabled at Sharpsburg, Maryland September 1.7, 1862. At home in Georgia permanently disabled August 31, 1864 to close of war. (Resident of Georgia since November 21, 1859.)

Wiggins, John Cad -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at McDowell, Virginia May 8, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 10, 1864. Released at Elmira, New York May 29, 1865.

Wilkes, Henry C. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Wounded at Wilderness, Virginia May 5, 1864.Surrendered, Appomattox, Virginia April 9, 1865.

Williams, Thomas -- Private - August 1864. Died in Atlanta, Georgia August 1864.

Woods, William J. -- Private - June 15, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Captured at Spotsylvania, Virginia May 8, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Maryland and exchanged at Varina, Virginia September 22, 1864. Died en route home in 1864.

Worsham, Robert D. -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - June 15, 1861. Resigned, disability, August 3, 1861. Enlisted as a private in Company A, 10th Battalion Georgia Infantry March 4, 1862. Died of disease in Oglethorpe, Georgia hospital May 9, 1863.


12th Infantry Regiment completed its organization in June, 1861, at Richmond, Virginia. Its members were from the counties of Sumter, Jones, Macon, Calhoun, Muscogee, Dooly, Putnam, Bibb, Lowndes, and Marion. Moving to Western Virginia, the unit was assigned to H.R. Jackson's command and shared in Lee's Cheat Mountain Campaign. Later it served in General E. Johnson's, Elzey's, Trimble's, Doles', and Cook's Brigade. The 12th participated in Jackson's Valley Campaign, then fought with the Army of Northern Virginia form the Seven Days' Battles to Cold Harbor. Later it participated in Early's Shenandoah Valley operations and the Appomattox Campaign. This regiment lost 175 at McDowell, 45 at Groveton, and 59 at Sharpsburg. Its casualties were 12 killed and 58 wounded at Chancellorsville and sixteen percent of the 327 engaged at Gettysburg. Only 5 officers and 60 men surrendered in April, 1865. The field officers were Colonels Z.T. Conner, Edward Johnson, and Edward Willis; Lieutenant Colonels Mark H. Blanford, Isaac Hardeman, Willis A. Hawkins, T.B. Scott, and Abner Smead; and Major John T. Carson.


Additional resources:
12th Georgia Regiment Info
Captains At Rest, by Harris Churchwell
Lee and Jackson's Bloody Twelth: The Letters of Irby Goodwin Scott, First Lieutenant, Company G, Putnam Light Infantry, Twelth Georgia Volunteer Infantry, by Johnnie P. Pearson (For sale at Amazon and Google.)

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