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Company "E", 26th Regiment
Georgia Volunteer Infantry
Twiggs County, Georgia
"Faulk Invincibles"

Twiggs County Confederate Monument

This company was successively designated New Co. E, 13th Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf. and
Co. E, which became Co. I, Apr. 8, 1862, 26th Regt. Ga. Vol. Inf.

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The company was organized Sept. 25, 1861, and was ordered to Savannah, Ga., where it was mustered into C.S. service for twelve months by Col. William S. Rockwell, Oct. 12, 1861, and ordered to report to Col. C. W. Styles at St. Simons Island, Ga., where it arrived Oct. 15, 1861. It was engaged in all the marches and battles of the Army of Northern Virginia from July 1862, including the "Valley Campaign" of 1864.

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Griffin, Eli Shorter--Captain Sept. 25, 1861. Elected Major May 8, 1862. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Elected Lieutenant Colonel.Dec. 3, 1862. Resigned on account of wounds Aug. 12, 1863.

Crocker, Ezekiel W.--1st Lieutenant Sept. 25, 1861. Elected Captain May 8, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863. Paroled and forwarded to City Point, Va. for exchange Mar. 7, 1865. No later record.

Burkett, Joseph U.--2d Lieutenant Sept. 25, 1861. Elected 1st Lieutenant May 8, 1862. Resigned on account of ill health Oct. 2, 1862.

McDonald, John E.--Jr. 2d Lieutenant Sept. 25, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant May 8, 1862; Ist Lieutenant Oct. 2, 1862. Resigned, having been elected to civil office, Feb. 23, 1864.

Hughes, John Thomas--1st Sergeant Sept. 25, 1861. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Dec. 2, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863. Elected 2d Lieutenant Feb. 23, 1864. Paroled at Johnson's Island, O. Mar. 14, 1865. Received at Cox's Wharf, James River, Va. for exchange, Mar. 22, 1865. No later record.

Carter, Charles H.--2d Sergeant Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 1st Sergeant Dec. 2, 1862. Killed at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864.

Nelson, Daniel N.--3d Sergeant Sept. 25, 1861. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant May 8, 1862; 2d Lieutenant Oct. 2, 1862; 1st Lieutenant Feb. 23, 1864. Killed at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864.

Shockley, A J.--4th Sergeant Sept. 25, 1861. Paroled at Lynchburg, Va. Apr. 15, 1865.

Hodges, James W.--1st Corporal Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 5th Sergeant Jan. 1, 1862. Wounded in hand, necessitating amputation of two fingers, at Cold Harbor, Va. June 28, 1862. Discharged, disability, Feb. 25, 1863. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Feb. 20, 1841.)

Lee, George W.--2d Corporal Sept. 25, 1861. Private in 1863. Wounded and captured at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Transferred from Fort McHenry, Md. to Point Lookout, Md. Feb. 15-20, 1865. No later record.

Wilkinson, John W.--3d Corporal Sept. 25, 1861. Killed at Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Marchman, Irby H.--4th Corporal Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 4th Sergeant May 8, 1862. Captured at Winchester, Va. Sept. 19, 1864. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. Mar. 15, 1865. No later record.

Adkins, F. H.--Private May 8, 1862. Captured at Farmville, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Released at Newport News, Va. June 24, 1865.

Adkins, Henry H.--Private Sept. 25, 1861 Wounded at Richmond, Va. June 1862. Appointed 2d Sergeant Dec. 2, 1862. Reported "Present, guard at Corps Ordnance," on roll dated Aug. 31, 1864. No later record.

Adkins, Lewis--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Anderson, Daniel--Private May 8, 1862. Deserted May 19, 1864. Captured, as a Confederate deserter, Oct. 17, 1864, and turned over to Capt. John Cassels to be sent to New York Oct. 18, 1864. (Born in Tattnall County, Ga. Jan. 16, 1833.)

Balkcom, William J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 5th Sergeant May 8, 1862. Killed at SpotsyIvania, Va. May 10, 1864.

Barclay, William D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 3, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. for exchange Nov. 1864. Received at Venus Point, Savannah River, Ga. Nov. 15, 1864. No later record.

Barrington, James (or Barrentine)--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Barrington, Wilson B. (or Barrentine)--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864. Absent, wounded, Aug. 31, 1864. No later record.

Batchelor, John W.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded and disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864. Recommended for extension of furlough by Medical Examining Board Mar. 29, 1865. Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough May 1864, to close of war. (Born in Georgia Jan. 17, l841.)

Batchelor, Richard J.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded in left leg and thigh at Fisher's Hill, Va. Aug. 15, 1864. Pension records show he was at home, wounded and on guard duty close of war. (Born in Georgia Jan. 12, 1839.)

Bateman, Robert W.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Died in Waynesville hospital Feb. 24, 1862.

Bennett, Lewis--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Birdsong, John J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Detailed in A.C.S. Dept. Dec. 3, 1861. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863. Exchanged at Point Lookout, Md. Feb. 18, 1865. No later record.

Blackshear, David (or Daniel)--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va Apr. 9, 1865.

Blackshear, Isaac D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Captured at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864. Paroled at Elmira, N. Y. Oct. 11, 1864. Received at Venus Point, Savannah River, Ga. for exchange, Nov. 15, 1864. Pension records show he surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. in 1841.)

Blackshear, William--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Blalock, William J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 3d Sergeant May 8, 1862. Captured at Cold Harbor, Va. June 3, 1864. Transferred from Point Lookout, Md. to Aiken's Landing, Va. for exchange. Mar. 1865. Received at Boulmare and Cox's Wharves, James River, Va. Mar. 16, 1865. No later record.

Bobbitt, Thomas--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Discharged, overage, prior to Apr. 30, 1864.

Bridger, Benjamin H.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864. Died from wounds in Richmond, Va. hospital Aug. 27, 1862.

Brown, Ceorge W.--Private Nov. 17, 1861. Killed at Monocacy, Md. July 9, 1864.

Churchwell, William--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862. Died in service.

Clarke, Henry J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Received pay at Richmond, Va. July 1, 1862. No later record.

Cottingham, Timon--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Absent, sick, Feb. 28, 1862. No ]ater record.

Cranford, James Lewis--Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John Martin, June 25, 1862. Absent, sick, Apr. 30-Aug. 31, 1864. No later record. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Mar. 12, 1844.)

Cranford, James Martin--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Dec. 31, 1861.

Cranford, William--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Crocker, D. Early--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Roll for Feb. 28, 1862, shows him present. Died in service.

Crosby, A. G.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Crosby, George--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Crosby, Tilmon D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Daniel, Aaron--Private May 8, 1862. Captured at Cedar Creek, Va. Oct. 19, 1864. Appears on list of prisoners confined in Military Prison at Wheeling, W. Va. Apr. 9, 1865, with remark; "Arrested Apr. 7, 1865."

Daniel, Aaron--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. B, 29th Regt. Ga. Inf. Appointed 4th Corporal Mar. 25, 1862. Discharged by civil authority, at Savannah, Ga. Aug. 19, 1862.

Daniel, Moses--Private May 8, 1862. Discharged, having been elected sheriff of Coffee County, Ga., Feb. 26, 1864.

Davis, Henry--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded in 1864. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Aug. 30, l835.)

Davis, Lewis--Private May 3, 1862. Roll for Jan.-Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, Shows him absent without leave. Paroled, Thomasville, Ga. May 18, 1865.

Day, James--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Reported, "Present, sick in hospital," on roll dated Feb. 28, 1862. No later record.

DeFore, Hiram--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Fort Steadman, Va. Mar. 25, 1865. Captured at Richmond, Va. Apr. 3, 1865. Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865.

Dyer, William--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Evans, H. Jackson--Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John W. Linton, May 25, 1862. Wounded in right arm at Fisher's Hill, Va. Sept. 22, 1864. Captured in Camp Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. Apr. 3, 1865, and paroled there Apr. 25, 1865. In Jackson Hospital May 28, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Sept. 15, 1846.)

Evans, James F.--Private Jan. 7, 1862. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Evans, Robert H.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Killed at Staunton, Va. July 29, 1862, and buried there in Thornrose Cemetery.

Farmer, Gabriel M.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864.

Floyd, E. M.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Discharged, disability, July 27, 1862. Enlisted as a private in Co. F, 2d Regt. Ga. State Troops Apr. 2, 1863. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Aug. 1864. Surrendered, Columbus, Ga. Apr. 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Jan. 1, 1844.)

Floyd, Henry--Private May 1862. Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. June 27, 1862.

Floyd, William F.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Died at Staunton, Va. July 29, 1863, and buried there in Thornrose Cemetery.

Frasure, C. E.--Pension records show he enlisted as a private Jan. 1862. Discharged, under-age, Jan. 1863. Enlisted as a private in Turner's 1st Mississippi Battery Oct. 1863. Surrendered at Meridian, Miss. in 1865. (Resident of Georgia since 1846.)

Hammock, John A.--Enlisted as a private in Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Isaac Pate, Mar. 4, 1862. Not found on rolls of this regiment. (Born in 1844.)

Hardee, James--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Absent, sick, Feb. 28, 1862. No later record.

Hardee, James M.--Private Jan. 20, 1862. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Harrison, John H. A.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded in left arm at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864. Admitted to 2d Division 5th Army Corps Hospital, Army of Potomac, on account of wounds, May 15, 1864, and sent to General Hospital May 20, 1864. No later record.

Haywood, William H. (or Haygood)--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Admitted to Lovingston Hospital at Winchester, Va. Aug. 14, 1862. Returned to duty Aug. 31, 1862. Given a certificate for discharge Nov. 22, 1862, but no record of discharge.

Herrin, David (or Herring)--Private May 14, 1862. Absent, sick, Aug. 31, 1864. Pension records show he was wounded in arm in Virginia in 1864. Sent to Chimborazo Hospital at Richmond, Va. Remained two months, when he was furloughed for 60 days. Accidentally shot in Clinch County, Ga. while on furlough. Paroled at Thomasville, Ga. May 27, 1865.

Hill, Jacob Y.--Private May 8, 1862. Discharged, under-age, Sept. 1, 1864. (Born in Georgia.)

Hill, John--Private Nov. 22, 1861. Surrendered Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Hill, Needham--Private Nov. 22, 1861. Roll for Aug.31,1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was furloughed for 60 days Feb. 1865. (Born in Georgia.)

Hitson, Henry--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Supposed to have died in hospital prior to Sept. 1862.

Howell, Henry--Private Nov. 17, 1861. Wounded in Virginia in 1864. Admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital at Charlottesville, Va., wounded in right arm, Sept. 29, 1864. Furloughed Oct. 13, 1864. No later record.

Howell, John M.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 4th Corporal May 8, 1862. Wounded at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Hudson, William M.--See private, Co. A.

Ives, Daniel K.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

James, Ceorge W.--Private Feb. 13, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 19, 1865. (Born in Jones County, Ga. June 21, 1844, and died there Feb. 23, 1905.)

Jarvis, William--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Died of pneumonia in General Hospital #11, at Richmond, Va, Nov. 27, 1862.

Johnson, Kinchen, J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865.

Kent, James Elbert--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded in left arm, necessitating amputation above elbow, at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864. In Floyd House and Ocmulgee Hospitals at Macon, Ga. Nov. 2, 1864.

Lamb, Benjamin--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Discharged, overage, May 8, 1862.

Lamb, H. C.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded in left leg in 1864. In Floyd House and Ocmulgee Hospitals at Macon, Ga., with chronic ulcer resulting from wound, Oct. 19, 1864. No later record.

Lamb, Wiliiam D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Roll for Feb. 28, 1862, last on file, shows him present. Killed in service.

Lamb, William E.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Killed at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864.

Lee, Benjamin F.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Discharged, disability, at Danville, Va. Dec. 27, 1862.

Lavarre, Robert J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Roll for Feb. 28, 1862, shows him present. Killed in service.

Linton, John W.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for H. J. Evans, May 25, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Died while home on furlough Oct. 29, 1864.

Lipsey, James W.--Private May 8, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal Sept. 1, 1864. Wounded at Petersburg, Va. in 1864. Captured at Farmville, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Newport News, Va. June 25, 1865.

Lowe, John--Private May 8, 1862. Absent without leave Apr. 30-Aug. 31, 1864. No later record.

Lowe, Reuben--Private Feb. 1, 1862. Wounded June 1, 1863. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, Shows him absent, wounded. No later record.

Lyles, William D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Wounded through right shoulder at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia Nov. 6, 1842.)

Majors, Solomon--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Manning, Henry H.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Killed near Richmond, Va. June 1862.

Mansel, Edmund--Private July 14, 1862. Captured at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864. Released at Elmira, N. Y. June 30, 1865.

Martin, John--Private Dec. 1, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for James Lewis Cranford, June 25, 1862. Killed at Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864.

McCarthy, Peter--Private Mar. 11, 1862. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

McConnell, L. S.--Private May 8, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal July 1, 1862. Wounded, date and place not given. Captured in Wilkinson County, Ga. Nov. 22, 1864. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 29, 1865. (Born in Wilkinson County, Ga. Dec. 9, 1831.)

McConnell, Richard M.--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Wilkinson County, Ga. in 1836.)

McLean, D. N.--Private May 8, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal in 1862. Killed at Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864.

McWilliams, Simeon--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 1st Corporal Jan. 1, 1862. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862. Unofficial records show he was sent home with typhoid fever in summer of 1863, and died soon thereafter.

Meeks, William F.--Private Apr. 1, 1862. Wounded in railroad accident in North Carolina Oct. 26, 1862. On detail duty in hospital Aug. 31, 1864. No later record. (Born in Georgia Jan. 1, 1845.)

Myers, Abraham D.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Died at Staunton, Va. July 31, 1862. Other records show he was killed at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862.

Myers, Joshua--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Discharged, over-age, at Camp Smith May 7, 1862.

Myers, Martin S.--Private Feb. 4, 1862. Killed at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862.

Newberry, James--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Missing at Winchester, Va. Sept. 19, 1864.

Newberry, Levi--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Roll for Feb. 28, 1862, shows him present. Died in service.

Nobles, Willis--Private May 8, 1862. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Transferred from City Point, Va. to Newport News, Va. Apr. 14, 1865, and released there June 24, 1865.

Nolan, Patrick--Private Mar. 11, 1862. On detail duty as shoemaker at Richmond, Va. from 1863-to Aug. 31, 1864. Pension records show he was wounded and permanently disabled, and was at home on wounded furlough close of war.

Passmore, Robert--Private July 14, 1862. Killed Aug. 30, 1864.

Pate, Isaac--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John A. Hammock, Mar. 4, 1862. Missing at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. No later record.

Pruett, James F.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed 1st Corporal in 1862. Wounded through left shoulder at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Admitted to Macon, Ga. hospital Nov. 12, 1864, and furloughed Nov. 15, 1864. No later record. (Born in Georgia Oct. 17, 1842.)

Rickerson, John P. (or Ricketson)--Private Jan. 10, 1862. Transferred to Co. A, in exchange for William M. Hudson, Apr. 20, 1864. Captured at Winchester, Va. Sept. 19, 1864. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. and transferred to Aiken's Landing, Va. for exchange Mar. 15, 1865. Received at Boulware and Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., Mar. 18, 1865. No later record.

Sapp, Jesse--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded through right side of back at Cold Harbor, Va. June 1, 1864. Absent, wounded, Aug. 31, 1864. No later record. (Born in 1834 or 1835.)

Sauls, K. Y.--Private May 8, 1862. Admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital at Danville, Va., with dyspepsia, Apr. 24, 1863. Admitted to Macon, Ga. hospital, with dyspepsia, Jan. 22, 1864. Furloughed for 30 days in 1864. Discharged Apr. 22, 1864.

Smith, H. D.--Private Mar. 11, 1862. Roll for Apr. 30 to Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave. Paroled at Thomasville, Ga. May 25, 1865.

Smith, Henry J.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed Assistant Surgeon of the 30th Regt. Tennessee Inf. (also known as 10th Regiment), Jan. 4, 1864. Pension records show he was transferred to hospital duty at Macon, Ga., on account of disability, in 1864, and served there until close of war. (Born in Jones County, Ga. Sept. 1, 1838.)

Smith, John Thomas--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appointed A.Q.M. Mar. 1862. Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va., with fever and diarrhoea, Oct. 18, 1864, and furloughed for 60 days from Nov. 11, 1864. No later record.

Stafford, Joshua C.--Private Jan. 15, 1862. Admitted to Lovingston Hospital at Winchester, Va. Aug. 14, 1862. Returned to duty Aug. 31, 1862. Died of disease Mar. 1863.

Taylor, Richard A.--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Thompson, Cordor--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 6, 1864.

Tyson, Henry--Private Apr. 8, 1862. Absent without leave Apr. 30-Aug. 31, 1864. No later record.

Vandiver, William T.--Private Feb. 1, 1862. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Vann, Edward--Private Dec. 25, 1861. Discharged Apr. 22, 1864. Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 2d Battn. Virginia Local Defense June 18, 1863, Remarks: "Co. I, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf." Roll dated July 28, 1864, shows he was "transferred to Gen. Winder," date not given.

Vinson, Benjamin--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Vinson, John P.--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Vinson, Joseph--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Wall, Trussel Claybourne--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Surrendered Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Georgia in 1840.)

Wall, William B.--Private Mar. 11, 1862. Roll for Aug. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Welch, Elisha--Private Nov. 7, 1861. Wounded near Richmond, Va. June 1862, and died there in hospital Sept. 5, 1862.

West, Henry--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862. Discharged, over-age.

West, Reuben--Private Apr. 22, 1862. Wounded and disabled, date and place not given. Absent, sick, Aug. 31, 1864. Appears on register of Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va., with Remark: "Feb. 14, 1865. To report for light duty awaiting action on application for retirement, Mar. 6, 1865. Referred to Surgeon in charge of Jackson Hospital for assignment."

White, William--Private June 8, 1863. Wounded in 1864. Admitted to C.S.A. General Hospital at Farmville, Va. Apr, 30, 1864, and furloughed for 30 days from Aug. 13, 1864. Pension records show he was furloughed indefinitely, on account of paralysis in right hip, from Farmville, Va. hospital Sept. 1864. Unable to rejoin command. (Born in Montgomery County, Ga. Aug. 30, 1825.)

Williams, Jesse--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Died at Staunton, Va. Aug. 1863, and buried there in Thornrose Cemetery.

Williams, John--Private Sept. 25, 1861. Appears last on roll for Feb. 28, 1862.

Williams, Thomas--Private Jan. 17, 1862. Discharged, underage, Mar. 4, 1865.

Yeomans, Ashford (or Youmans)--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded, leg broken in skirmish at Rapidan River, Va., Sept. 16, 1863. Absent, sick, Aug. 31, 1864. Pension records show he was at home on wounded furlough close of war. (Born in Jefferson County, Fla. in 1834.)

26th Georgia Regiment Info

Twiggs County Guards: Company I, 6th Georgia Infantry Slappey Guards: Company G 48th Georgia Infantry

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26th Infantry Regiment [also called 13th Regiment] completed its organization in October, 1861, at Brunswick, Georgia. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Charlton, Berrien, Glynn, Twiggs, Clinch, Ware, Coffee, and Wayne. After serving in the Department of Georgia at St. Simons Island and Savannah, the unit moved to Virginia where it was brigaded under Generals Lawton, John B. Gordon, and C. A. Evans. The 26th participated in the campaigns of the Army of Northern Virginia from the Seven Days' Battles to Cold Harbor, fought with Early in the Shenandoah Valley, and ended the war at Appomattox. This regiment came to Virginia with 1,100 officers and men, lost 37 killed and 87 wounded at Second Manassas, and reported 6 killed, 49 wounded, and 6 missing at Sharpsburg. It had 53 casualties at Fredericksburg and 12 at Second Winchester. The unit was detached from its brigade to support the artillery at Gettysburg and lost few casualties. On April 9, 1865, it surrendered 85 men, of which 4 officers and 34 men were armed. The field officers were Colonels Edmund N. Atkinson and Carey W. Styles; Lieutenant Colonels James S. Blain, Eli S. Griffin, William A. Lane, and William A. McDonald; and Majors Thomas N. Gardner and B. F. Grace.

 

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