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Company "G", 48th Regiment
Georgia Volunteer Infantry
Twiggs County, Georgia
"Slappey Guards"

Twiggs County Confederate Monument


Formed March 4, 1862

Rice, Ulysses A.--Captain Mar. 4, 1862. Resigned Mar. 23, 1863. (Born in 1828.)

Loyless, Henry M.--1st Lieutenant Mar. 4, 1862. Resigned July 28, 1862. (Born in 1834.)

Solomon, Hartwell L.--2d Lieutenant Mar. 4, 1862. Elected 1st Lieutenant July 28, 1862. Killed in railroad accident Oct. 17, 1862. (Born in 1835.)

Wall, James B.--Jr 2d Lieutenant Mar. 4, 1862. Dropped by order of Secretary of War, for prolonged absence without leave, Aug.6, 1862. (Born in 1830. Died in Twiggs County, Ga.)

Averett, Robert F.--lst Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1840)

Bond, Thomas John (or John Thomas)--2d Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Released at Fort Delaurare, Del. June 16, 1865. (Born in 1840.)

Goodman, William--3d Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, disability, Apr. 22, 1863.

Read, Joseph Alexander (or Reed)--4th Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Died of pneumonia in General Hospital #14, at Richmond, Va. Dec. 13, 1862. (Born in 1846.)

Vaughn, George L.--5th Sergeant Mar. 4, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant May 3, 1863; Ist Lieutenant July 2, 1863. Killed at Crater, near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864. (Born in l836.)

Read, Russell Floyd--lst Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 3d Sergeant Apr. 22, 1863. Wounded in right arm, necessitating amputation, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863, and captured there same day. Exchanged at City Point, Va. Sept. 27, 1863. In Macon, Ga. hospital Oct. 31, 1864. No later record. (Born Sept. 27, 1844. Died in Macon, Ga. June 1, 1904.)

Herring, Arthur A.--2d Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease, at Falling Cpek, Va. Sept. 7, 1862. Buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va. (Born in 1841.)

Tidwell, John--3d Corporal May. 4, 1862. Missing at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. No later record. (Born in 1841.)

Cranford, Lewis M.--4th Corporal Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed Ist Corporal in 1863; 3d Sergeant in 1863. Wounded in arm, necessitating amputation, at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. (Born in 1830.)  See James M. Cranford, Co. E, 26th GA

Andrews, Isham G. (or Isom G.)--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Died of disease while in hands of enemy in 1864. (Born in 1843.)

Andrews, Robin--Private May 8, 1862. Appointed Ist Corporal May 10, 1863. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Ard, Andrew J.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va., with wound in hip, Jan. 2, 1864. Furloughed for 50 days Jan. 6, 1864. In Macon, Ga. hospital May-June 1864. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave since Oct. 1, 1864. Pension records show he was in hospital, wounded, close of war. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. in 1830.)

Ard, Ceorge W.--Private May 8, 1862. Died of disease in General Hospital #21, at Richmond, Va. Sept. 1, 1862.

Ard, Henry--Private May 8, 1862. Died of disease in Culpepper Court House, Va. hospital Sept. 10, 1862.

Ard, James W.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded and captured at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. Exchanged. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Ard, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in 1840.)

Ard,Thomas--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Sick in Macon, Ga. hospital June 30-0ct. 31, 1864 Admitted to Floyd House and Ocmulgee Hospitals at Macon, Ga., with organic heart disease, Mar.6, 1865. No later record. (Born in 1844.)

Ard, William F.--Private May 8, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was missing at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. No later record.

Asbell, Andrew W.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, furnishing substitute, June 27, 1862. (Born in 1831.)  Andrew Asbell is listed in the 1850 Twiggs County GA Federal Census, page 185b, as age 20, with Leba [age 50], Martha [age 21], and John [age 30].

Asbell, George R.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in 1840.)  (Born 24-Mar-1840, died 11-Aug-1906, he is buried off Georgia Hwy 96 in Twiggs County GA. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church and the Masonic Lodge in Jeffersonville. A dedication service was held March 13, 2010, to place a new memorial marker on his grave. Asbell's grandson was present and presented with the memorial flag.) (George is listed in the 1850 Twiggs County GA Federal Census, page 198b, as age 8, with brothers John [age 7], Stephen [age 5].

Asbell, John Lewis--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1842.) (John L Asbell is listed in the 1850 Twiggs County GA Federal Census, page 198b, with as John [age 7], with brothers George [age 8], Stephen [age 5].)

Asbell, Stephen F.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Roll for 0ct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in 1843.)  (Stephen F Asbell is listed in the 1850 Twiggs County GA Federal Census, page 198b, as Stephen [age 5], with brothers George [age 8], John [age 7].)

Barnes, James--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed Corporal. Wounded in skirmish at Spotsylvania, Va. May 9, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1843.

Bateman, Green Wood--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Captured and paroled at Warrenton, Va. Sept. 20, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent, sick in Macon, Ga. hospital. No later record. (Born in 1841.)

Belcher, Robert L.--Private May 15, 1862. Wounded on skirmish line and discharged Mar. 13, 1864.

Berry, Thomas A.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. (Born in 1843.)

Birdsong, Robert--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 6, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 24, 1865. (Born in 1839.)

Bond, Warren R.--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Bowden, William W.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged June 16, 1863. Died at Marion, Ga. July 7, 1863. (Born in 1842.)

Bryant, George Thomas--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease in camp at Guinea Station, Va. Apr. 20, 1863. (Born in 1839.)

Burch, Joseph E.--See Co. C.

Chitty, William J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co.I,.6th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Daniel W. Jarvis, June 8, 1862. Roll for Feb. 28, 1863, shows him present. No later record. (Born in 1838.)

Clance, William H.--Private May 8, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Tillman Henson, June 7, 1862. Killed at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864.

Cranford, James Lewis--Private 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 T.--Private Mar. 9, 1862. Died of measles at Grahamville, S. C. May 7, 1862. (Born in 1839.)

Cranford, Lewis F.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug. 16, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. Apr. 9, 1847.)

Cranford, William J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged by order of General Lee Dec. 19, 1863. (Born in 1844.)

Darlington, James W.--See Co. D.

Davidson, Aaron (or Davison)--Private Mar 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Bibb County, Ga. Dec. 7, 1837.)

Davidson, James (or Davison)--Private June 27, 1862. Captured, date aad place not given. Released at Point Lookout Md. July 25, 1865.

Denson, Elias J.--Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf. June 20, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for James Kennington, June 7, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant Apr. 23, 1863; Ensign May 10, 1863. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863; Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864. Appointed Sergeant Major Aug. 16, 1864. Captured at Petersburg, Va. Apr. 3, 1865. Released at Point Lookout, Md. June 11, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1844. Died in Wilkinson County, Ga. Aug. 17, 1927.)

Denson, John Berrien--Enlisted as a private in ro. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf. June 20, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John Kennington, June 7, 1862. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled at General Hospital, Baltimore, Md., in 1863. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Denson, Tillman S.--Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf. June 28, 1861. Transfemed to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Franklin Williams, June 7, 1862. Died of typhoid fever July 30, 1862.

Durden, Kennedy B. (or Durdin)--Private May 10, 1864. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Pension records show he was lost and straggling close of war.

Ellis, James D.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease at Marion, Ga. Aug. 15, 1862. (Born in 1828.)

Ellis, Mathew A.--Private May 8, 1862. Captured at High Bridge, Va. Apr. 10, 1865. Transferred from Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., to Newport News, Va. Apr. 23, 1865. and admitted to Fedral Prison Camp there May 31, 1865. Died June 7, 1865. Buried on George B. West's place. Reinterred in Greenlawn Cemetery at Newport News, Va.

Ellison, James B. M.--Private July 17, 1862. Admitted to Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va., on account of rheumatism, for 30 days Oct. 6, 1864. Register of hospital dated June 5, 1864, shows he was ordered before Medical Board for. discharge. No later record.

Epps, Willis E.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal May 1863; 5th Sergeant. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. Feb. 18, 1865. Received at Boulware & Cox's Wharves, James River, Va., Feb. 21, 1865. (Born in Ga. Oct. 12, 1840.)

Evans, H. Jackson--Private 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 at Richmond, Va. May 28, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Sept. 15, 1846.)

Fountain, John H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease in camp Mar. 2, 1863. (Born in 1836.)

Fowler, John T.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1841.)

Fowler, Michael A.--Private May 14, 1862. Died of typhoid fever Mar. 4, 1863.

Gardner, John L.--Private Aug. 15, 1862. Deserted Aug. 16, 1862. Appears also as John A. and John T Gardner.

Green, Thomas--Private May 10, 1863. Substitute for John F. Shine. Deserted on march from Gettysburg, Pa. July 5, 1863.

Hammock, Haywood--Private May 4, 1862. Died of disease in Chimborazo Hospital #4, at Richmond, Va. July 25, 1862.

Hammock, John A.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf. in exchange for Isaac Pate, Mar. 4, 1862. (Not found on rolls of 26th Regt. Ga. Inf.) (Born in 1844.)

Hardin, Martin L.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record. (Born in Jones County, Ga. Nov. 25, 1844.)

Hasty, Josiah W.--Private May. 4, 1862. Transierred to Co. I, 6th Regt. Ga. Inf. in exchange for John McCrea, Dec. 31, 1862. Absent without leave Dec. 1, 1863-Apr. 30, 1864. No later record. (Born in 1839.)

Hearn, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1829.)

Hearn, Josiah W.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in 1864. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, show him in Macon, Ga. hospital. No later record. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. July 5, 1838.)

Hearn, William J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease in camp at Guinea Station, Va. Mar. 23, 1863. (Born in 1826.)

Hearn, Willis--Private Mar. 4, 1862. (Born in 1841.)

Henson, Elam, Jr.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Roll for Dec. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. Captured at Macon, Ga. Apr. 20-21, 1865. (Born in 1832.)

Henson, Tillman--Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf. Apr. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for William H. Clance, June 7, 1862. Wounded in Virginia June 22, 1864. No later record.

Henson, William H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Pension records show he was shot through right hip and leg and permanently disabled, at Seven Pines,Va., May 31, 1862. (Born in 1842)

Herring, James C.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Furloughed from Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. for 60 days July 13, 1864. Appears on Co. A, 2d Battn. Troops and Defenses, Macon, Ga., for Nov.-Dec. 1864. No later record. (Born in 1834.)

Howington, John C.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, disability, Dec. 9, 1862. (Born in 1836.)

Hughes, Elbert W.--Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 6th Regt. Ga. Inf. Mar. 4, 1862 Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for W. J. Rooks, June 8, 1862; to Co. I, Aug. 17, 1862. No later record. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Jan. 28, 1840. Died at Confederate Soldiers' Home, Atlanta, Ga. Sept. 25, 1910.)

Jarvis, Daniel W.--Appointed 4th Corporal of Co. I, 6th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 27, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga.Inf., in exchange for W. J. Chitty, June 2, 1862. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant Oct. 20, 1862; 1st Lieutenant Mar. 1863. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Johnston, Daniel H.--Private Dec. 3, 1862. Died of disease at home in Ga. Apr. 5, 1863.

Jones, Joel D.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, furnished substitute, July 17, 1862. Pension records show he enlisted in Talbot's Company, Ga. State Troops Cavalry in 1864, and remained until war closed. (Born in 1844.)

Jones, Stephen--Private Mar. 4, 1862. discharged, furnished substitute, July 17, 1862. (Born in 1842.)

Kendrick, William M.--Private Mar 4, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant July 27, 1862; 1st Lieutenant Oct. 1862; Captain Mar. 1863. Killed at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. (Born in 1844)

Kennington, James--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Elias J. Denson, June 7, 1862. Surrendered Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1837)

Kennington, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John B. Denson, June 7, 1862. Wounded in leg, necessitating amputation, at KingÕs School House, Va. June 25, 1863. On detail duty collecting stragglers Aug. 31, 1864. No later record. (Born in 1836.)

Land, Jesse--Private Apr. 14, 1862. Discharged, disability, Mar. 20, 1862. Reenlisted Dec. 15, 1862. Died of disease at home in Ga. July 25, 1863.

Land, John C.--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Land, Newton--Private Mar 4, 1862. Wounded at Gaines Mill, Va. June 27, 1862. Furloughed from Ocmulgee hospital at Macon, Ga. Apr. 30, 1865. Pension records show he served as Enrolling Officer from May 1863, to close of war. (Born in 1835. Buried in Rose Hill Cemetery at Macon, Ga.)

Lane, William B.-- Private May 8, 1862. Died of typhoid fever at Richmond, Va. July 15, 1862.

Lee, William H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in Virginia May 1, 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. in 1842. Died in Twiggs County, Ga. July 26, 1929.)

Lewis, Whitfield--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for T. J. Robertson, June 7, 1862. Appears last on roll for Nov.-Dec 1862, with remark: "Sick in Richmond, Va.Ó (Born in 1833.)

Linton, John W.--Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga Inf. 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.

Lyles, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Lyles, William Frank--Private Mar 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va., Apr. 9, 1865.

Manning, Kennedy G.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Malvern HiII, Va. July 1, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him in Macon, Ga. hospital. No later record.

Martin, Henry--Private May 8, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal Aug. 1863. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was furloughed from Jackson Hospital at Richmond, Va. for 40 days Aug. 18, 1864. No later record.

Martin, John--Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf. Dec. 1, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt Ga. Inf., in exchange for James L. Cranford, June 25, 1862. Killed at Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864.

Martin, Joseph--Private Mar. 10, 1862. Died in hospital June 25, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

McCrady, James Henry (or McCready)--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Died of disease in Richmond, Va. hospital prior to July 1863. (Born in 1829.)

McCrea, Benjamin C.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

McCrea, John A.--Enlisted as a private in Co. I, 6th Regt. Ga. Inf. May 27, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga Inf., in exchange for Josiah W. Hasty, Dec. 31, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, May 3, 1863. Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant Sept. 5, 1863; 1st Lieutenant July 30, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr 9, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. July 15, 1840.)

McCrea, Thomas E.--Private May 15, 1862. Discharged, furnishing substitute, Aug. 15, 1862.

Meadows, James--Private Mar 4, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Appointed 4th Corporal Apr. 1864. Wounded at Deep Bottom, Va. Aug 16, 1864. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Ga. Apr. 22, 1837. Died in Bleckley County, Ga. Apr. 9, 1919.)

Meadows, Peter C.--Private Dec. 27, 1862. Died of disease in camp at Guinea Station, Va. Mar. 7, 1863. Buried in Confederate Cemetery at Spotsylvania, Va.

Mellana, Martin--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of acute diarrhoea at Richmond, Va. Sept. 14, 1862. Buried there in Hollywood Cemetery. (Born in 1843.)

Melton, Jasper--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Escaped from Fort Delaware, Del. by swimming Delaware Bay, and returned to company, Aug. 28, 1863. Appointed 2d Corpora1 Aug. 1863. Killed at Hatcher's Run, Va. Feb. 6, 1865.(Born in 1843.)

Mims, William H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, date not given. (Born in 1840.)

Mohton, Lewis M.--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded in 1862. Died from wounds in General Hospital #22, at Richmond, Va. Oct. 23, 1862.

Moore, Ceorge John--Private June 7, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa..July 2, 1863. Paroled at Point Lookout, Md. prison in 1864. Received at City Point, Va. for exchange Apr. 30, 1864. Admitted to Chimborazo Hospital #3, at Richmond, Va. Apr. 30, 1864, and furloughed for 60 days. No later record.

Moore, Henry--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Moore, Tillman R.--Private Mar, 4, 1862. Missing at Gettysburg July 2, 1863. No later record. (Born in 1844)

Neal, Moses--Private May 8, 1862. Died in Lynchburg, Va. hospital Feb. 21, 1863. Buried there in confederate Cemetery. No. 8, 4th Line, Lot 195--Clayton's.

O'Neal, Obediah--Private May 8, 1862. Discharged by order of Gen. Lee July 1864. Admitted to floyd House Hospital, with abscess of left lobe of liver, Aug 12, 1864. Pension records show he was at home on sick furlough Sept. 4, 1864, to close of war. (Born in Tattnall County, Ga. in 1844.)

O'Neal, Thomas--Private May 8, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him detailed shoemaker by order of Gen. Lee Apr. 1, 1864. No later record.

Pace, William H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged on account of deafness, at Richmond, Va. hospital, Oct. 20, 1862. (Born in 1844.)

Parker, Benjamin--Private May 14, 1862. Captured at Frederick, Md. Sept. 13, 1862. Exchanged at Aiken's Landing Va. Nov. 10. 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Retired by Medical Examining Board July 12, 1864.

Parker, Henry--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1839.)

Pate, Elijah--Private may 25, 1862. Discharged, disability, from Richmond, Va. hospital Sept. 26, 1862. (Born in 1846.)

Pate, Isaac--Enlisted as a private in Co. E, 26th Regt. Ga. Inf. Sept. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for John A. Hammock, Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. No later record.

Paul, Robert W.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863; Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863, Died of variola in Hill Hospital at Cuthbert, Ga. Jan. 12, 1865. Buried there. (Born 1834.)

Pearson, Franklin F.--Private Mar 4, 1862. Wounded at skirnish at Ridley's Shop, Va. in 1864. Died of wounds July 17, 1864. Buried in Hollywood Cemetery at Richmond, Va. (Born in 1836.)

Read, William Hamilton (or Reed)--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died while home on furlough Sept. 28, 1864.

Reynolds, James M.--Private Apr. 24, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows he was in Macon, Ga. hospital. No later record.

Robertson, Thomas Jefferson--Enlisted as a private in Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf. Apr. 25, 1861. Transferred to Co. G, 48th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Whitfield Lewis, June 7, 1862. Appointed 2d Corporal Sept. 17, 1862. Elected 2d Lieutenant Oct. 1862; Captain Mar. 23, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Rodgers, James M. (or James N.)--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in leg, necessitating amputation, at 2d Manassas, Va. Aug. 30, 1862. Died from wounds in General Hospital at Warrenton, Va. Sept. 15, 1862. (Born in 1834.)

Rodgers, Joseph--Private May 15, 1862. Appointed 3d Corporal May 1863. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Rodgers, Thomas--Private May 8, 1862. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Rooks, William J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. I, 6th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for E. W. Hughes, June 8, 1862. Died Dec. 25, 1862. (Born in 1832.)

Shine, John F.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Cedar Run, Va. Aug. 10, 1862. Discharged, furnishing Thomas Green as substitute, May 10, 1863. (Born in 1833.)

Smith, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Killed at Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. (Born in 1845.)

Southall, Benjamin F.--Private June 7, 1862. Deserted at Richmond, Va. June 24, 1862.

Steely, William B.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed Musician Apr. 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Born in 1845.

Stevens, Hartley--Private May 8, 1862. Wounded at Sharpsburg, Md. Sept. 17, 1862. Died of chronic diarrhoea in Chimborazo Hospital at Richmond, Va., Sept. 3, 1862.

Stevens, Josiah--Private May 14, 1862. Wounded at Malvern, Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Surrendered, at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. Admitted to Field Hospital, Army of the Potomac, at Burkeville, Va., Apr. 17, 1865; to U.S.A. General Hospital at Fortress Monroe, Va. May 19, 1865, from whence he was sent to Military Prison at Camp Hamilton, Va. May 25, 1865, and released same day. (Born in Ga. Dec. 13, 1827.)

Taylor, Seaborn--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Captured at Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Died at Fort Delaware, Del. Oct. 6, 1863. (Born in 1828.)

Tharpe, Judson--Private Mar. 4, 1862. "Transferred and paid by recruiting officer." Died in service. (Born in 1839.)

Tidwell, Roland T.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded in right thigh, date not given. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in Twiggs County, Ga. Sept. 11, 1832. Died in Dodge County, Ga. in 1916.)

Ward, James Horace--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed Musician Apr. 1862. Surrendered at Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865. (Born in 1842. Died at Danville, Ga, May 29, 1914.)

Ward, Patrick H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of erysipelas in Lynchburg, Va. hospita1 Dec. 20, 1862. Body sent to Macon, Ga. (Born in 1838.)

Ward, Thomas--Private June 17, 1864. Roll for Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Watts, Henry S.--Private May 8, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Whitehead, Henry J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Manassas Gap, Va. Aug. 23, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. Apr. 9, 1865.

Williams, Franklin--Private Mar 4, 1862. Transferred to Co. C, 4th Regt. Ga. Inf., in exchange for Tillman S. Denson, June 7, 1862 Died of disease in General Hospital at Richmond, Va. in 1862. (Born in 1843.)

Wood, John L.--Private Mar. 4 1862. Died of enteritis in Richmond, Va. hospital Jan. 23, 1863.

Wood, Phillip J.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded and disabled at Wilderness, Va. May 5, 1864. Roll dated Oct. 31, 1864, last on file, show him present, with remark: "Paid to Dec.31,1864." No later record. (Born in 1830.)

Wynne, Haywood H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Discharged, under-age, Apr. 18, 1863. (Born in 1847.

Yearty, David H.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Died of disease June 9, 1862. (Born in 1841.)

Young, John--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Wounded at Cold Harbor, Va. June 27, 1862. Discharged on account of wounds and excessive debility, Oct. 5, 1862. (Born in 1834.)

Zachry, William T.--Private Mar. 4, 1862. Appointed Assistant Surgeon, to date from Mar. 22, 1862, on June 6, 1862. Resigned, date not given. (Born in 1827.)

48th Georgia Regiment Info

Twiggs County Guards: Company I, 6th Georgia Infantry
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48th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Macon, Georgia, during the winter of 1861-1862. Its companies were recruited in the counties of Burke, Glascock, Warren, Richmond, Jefferson, Emanuel, and Harris. Ordered to Virginia, the 48th was brigaded under Generals Ripley, A. R. Wright, and Sorrel. It served on many battlefields of the Army of Northern Virginia from the Seven Days' Battles to Cold Harbor, then was involved in the long Petersburg siege south of the James River and the Appomattox Campaign. This regiment reported 33 casualties at Mechanicsville, 44 at Malvern Hill, 61 at Second Manassas, and 72 at Chancellorsville. It lost more than fifty-five percent of the 395 at Gettysburg, and there were 32 disabled at Manassas Gap. On April 9, 1865, it surrendered 13 officers and 193 men. Colonels William Gibson and Matthew R. Hall, Lieutenant Colonel Reuben W. Carswell, and Major John R. Whitehead were in command.

 

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