MUSTER ROLL OF COMPANY K, 44th REGIMENT, GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA, C. S. A.,GREEN COUNTY, GEORGIA, GREEN COUNTY VOLUNTEERS
Anderson, John – Appointed 1st Corporal of Company E, 3d Regiment Georgia State Troops, October 14, 1861. Mustered out at Savannah, Georgia, April 1862. Enlisted as a Private in Company K, 44th Regiment Georgia Infantry, May 1, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant, May 10, 1862; 3d Sergeant in 1864. Wounded and captured at Wilderness, Virginia, May 5, 1864. Admitted to 2d Division, 5th A. C. Hospital, May 6, 1864 ; to Armory Square U.S.A. General Hospital, Washington, D. C., with wound in right shoulder, May 26, 1864, and died there of wounds May 27, 1864. Buried in Arlington, Virginia.
Sergeant, Georgia Infantry
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