MUSTER ROLL OF

COMPANY A

3rd REGIMENT
GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY
ARMY NORTHERN VIRGINIA
C. S. A.
BURKE COUNTY, GEORGIA
( "BURKE GUARDS" )

Excerpted from
Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861 - 1865
Compiled by Lillian Henderson, ca 1900

 

Musgrove, William C.-Captain April 26; 1861. Resigned May 1, 1862. On hospital duty in Georgia close of war.

Sturges, John R.-1st Lieutenant April 26, 1861. Elected Major April 28, 1862. Lieutenant Colonel June 15, 1862. Colonel June 19, 1862. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Buried Waynesboro, Ga.

Burton, Thomas J --2d Lieutenant April 26, 1861. Resigned May 1, 1862.

McCullers, John M.--Jr.2d Lieutenant April 26, 1861. Resigned May 1, 1862.

Corker, Stephen A.-1st Sergeant April 26, 1861. Elected Captain May 1, 1862 Captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Forwarded to City Point, Va. for exchange February 24, 1865. Paroled, Augusta, Ga. May 19, 1865.

Glisson, Homer C.-2d Sergeant April 26, 1861. Severely wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865. Died 1894.

Bell, Seaborn J.-3d Sergeant April 26, 1861. Elected Jr. 2d Lieutenant July 1, 1862. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Wounded in leg, resulting in amputation, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died Waynesboro, Ga. August 2, 1901.

Garlick, Edgar S.---4th Sergeant April 26, 1861. Wounded, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Petersburg, Va. June 22, 1864. Home on wounded furlough close of war.

Lambert, James A.-5th Sergeant April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Deserted, Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt., City Point, Va. Jan 1, 1865.

Wright, David J. 1st Corporal April 26, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant May 1, 1862. 1st Lieutenant July 1, 1862. Wounded, 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862. Wounded and disabled, Deep Bottom, Va. August 16, 1864. Absent, wounded, February 28, 1865. Paroled, Montgomery, Ala. June 9, 1865.

Chance, Abram-2d Corporal April 26, 1861. Wounded and permanently disabled, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Discharged, disability, Orange Court House, Va. January 29, 1864.

Clarke, Robert E.---3d Corporal April 26, 1861. Killed, Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862.

Plunkett, Thomas L.(or Prescott, J. S.)--4th Corporal April 26, 1861. Killed.

Allen, James W. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Discharged August 2, 1862.

Applewhite, John N.----- private April 26, 1861. Roll for October 31, 1861 shows him present. Discharged 1862.

Applewhite, Joseph P------ private April 26, 1861. Died, Marine Hospital, Portsmouth, Va.1861.

Atkinson, Robert M.----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Manassas, Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Killed, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864.

Attaway, Henry------ private April 26, 1861. Wounded, South Mills, N. C. April 19, 1862. Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Sent to Ft. Delaware, Del. July 18, 1863. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him a prisoner of war.

Attaway, James------ private April 26, 1861. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows he was on detached duty in Quartermaster Dept. at Decatur, Ga.

Attaway, John J. ---- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disabled by tuberculosis, June 7, 1861.

Bass, Waterman G. ---- private June 7, 1861. Appointed Sergeant April 1862. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Beale, Warren H.---- private April 26, 1861. Transferred to C. S. Navy, Portsmouth, Va. Served on Merrimac 1862. Served as Second Class Fireman, Semmes' Naval Brigade. Surrendered, Greensboro, N. C. April 26, 1865.

Bell, Joseph P. ---- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Block, Moses----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Brinson, William T. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Discharged, disability, August 2, 1862.

Enlisted as a private in Co. B, 7th Regiment Ga. Cavalry September 20, 1862. Wounded. Captured, Louisa Court House, Va. June 11, 1864. Paroled for exchange March 10, 1865. Received, James River, Va. March 15, 1865.

Buford, Anthony M.----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, Portsmouth, Va. January 21, 1862.

Burton, Franklin U. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Cameron, John L. ---- private May 8, 1862. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Wounded June 23, 1864. Died, wounds, June 30, 1864.

Cameron, William A.----- private April 26, 1861. Died, disease, in camp at Fredericksburg, Va.1863.

Casey, A. W. ---- private April 26, 1861.

Chance, Willoughby----- private June 13, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861. Discharged.

Clarke, Elijah W.----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 30, 1862. Died, Richmond, Va.1862.

Clarke, John H. ---- private April 26, 1861. On detail as teamster 1865. Paroled Augusta, Ga. May 18, 1865.

Clinton, DeWitt----- private April 26, 1861. Captured, Powhatan Station, Va. April 9, 1865. Released, Newport News, Va. June 26, 1865.

Coursey, James J.----- private April 26, 1861. On extra duty July 15, 1862. Discharged August 2, 1862.

Cox, Aaron----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded. Died, wounds.

Daniel, Washington----- private June 13, 1861. Transferred to Co. D, 48th Regiment Ga. Inf. April 22, 1863. Wounded, Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Wounded in left hand and captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled, U. S. A. General Hospital, West's Bldgs., Baltimore, Md. September 25, 1863. Received, City Point, Va. for exchange September 27, 1863. Wounded Spotsylvania, Va. May 12, 1864. Detailed at Camp Lawton, Burke County, Ga., account of wounds, September 20, 1864. No later record. -

Dawson, J. W. ---- private April 26, 1861.

Deas, Murphy (or Deese)----- private June 13, 1861. Wounded, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. On wounded furlough October 31, 1864. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave.

Dickey, John----- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Died, pneumonia, Richmond, Va. hospital November 16, 1862. Buried there, Hollywood Cemetery.

Dickey, Simon (or Simeon)----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Diggs, Christopher C.----- private May 10, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Douglass, Arthur Charlton----- private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861. Discharged.

Downs, James M. ---- private April 26, 1861. Appointed 4th Sergeant. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Died, Charleston, W. Va. October 8, 1862.

Everett, Thomas B.----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Felder, Thomas B. ---- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 10, 1861.

Fitzpatrick, Thomas----- private April 26, 1861. Died, disease, Roanoke Island, Va. November 1861. Buried there.

Frederick, William----- private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861.

Fulcher, James A. ---- private August 8, 1862. Captured, Manassas Gap, Va. July 23, 1863. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and released February 22, 1864.

Fulcher, William H. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Captured, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. No later record.

Glisson, Dennis----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Died, wounds, at home 1862.

Glisson, Greene E. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, 2d Manassas, Va. August 30, 1862. Died, wounds, September 5, 1862.

Godbee, Mulkey M.------ private June 7, 1861. Appears last an roll for June 30, 1861. Discharged.

Goodwin, Jefferson L. (or Goodwyn)----- private June 13, 1861. Wounded, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Captured on retreat from Petersburg, Va. April 1865. Died, Richmond, Va.

Grubbs, William----- private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861. Discharged.

Hargroves, Stephen B.------ private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861. Discharged. Enlisted in Cavalry.

Hargroves, Thomas Judson----- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Sergeant-Major. Captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died, smallpox, Ft. Delaware, Del. September 29, 1863.

Hatcher, Edward----- private June 13, 1861. Discharged, disability, Portsmouth, Va. January 6, 1862.

Hayslip, Green H.(or G. W.)----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Died, measles, 1862.

Hazzard, John L. ---- private June 13, 1861. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Heath, Joseph Lawrence----- private June 7, 1861. Died, Portsmouth, Va. April 12, 1862.

Heath, Richard A. ---- private June 7, 1861. Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant April 1862. 1st Lieutenant May 1, 1862. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Died, wounds, Richmond, Va. hospital July 24, 1862.

Herrington, Martin M.----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864. Died, wounds, July 31, 1864.

Hines, George F.----- private April 26, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Hines, John R. ---- private April 26, 1861. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him on sick furlough.

Hines, J. L.------ private. Died, disease, in camp, December 1862.

Hines, Melborn, M.------ private April 26, 1861. Appointed Corporal. Wounded, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864. Died, wounds, July 31, 1864.

Hines, Stephen H. ---- private April 26, 1861. Died in Langhorne Hospital at Lynchburg, Va. August 22, 1862. Buried there in Confederate Cemetery. No.5, 2d Line, Lot.177.

Hodges, James----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Killed, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Holmes, Jenkins M.------ private June 7, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Discharged, exempt from duty, July 13, 1862.

Jackson, Stephen A. ---- private April 26, 1861. Appointed 2d Sergeant April 1862. Wounded, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Roll for February 18, 1865, last on file, shows him on furlough.

Jenkins, Avery D.------ private April 26, 1861. Wounded Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Spotsylvania, Va. May 14, 1864. Hatcher's Run, Va. February 7, 1865. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him on furlough.

Jones, Jeremiah------ private April 26, 1861. Discharged August 2, 1862.

Kennedy, John S.----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Kerce, William W.------ private August 8, 1862. Paroled Augusta, Ga. May 20, 1865.

Kersey, Adolphus W. ---- private April 26, 1861. Transferred and ordered to report to Colonel J. J. Clarke, Savannah, Ga. No later record.

Lambert, Ezekiel G ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died, wounds, 1863.

Lasseter, Andrew J.(or Lassiter)----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, July 10, 1861. Enlisted as a private, Co. B, 5th Regiment Ga. State Troops October 22, 1861. Mustered out April 1862. Enlisted as a private, Co. K, 32d Regiment Ga. Inf. May 10, 1862. Regimental returns for November 1862, shows him on sick furlough. No later record.

Lasseter, Thomas H.(or Lassiter)----- private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861. Died, Falling Waters, Md. 1862.

Lawson, William W.------ private April 26, 1861. Appears last on roll for June 30, 1861.

Lester, Benjamin D. ---- private June 13, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Lester, Robert B.----- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Chaplain May 25, 1861. Resigned June 13, 1862.

Lewis, Jonathan------ private April 26, 1861. Discharged, furnished John M. Wiggins as substitute, October 10, 1862.

Lightfoot, Lewis Berry (or Louis Berry)----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Spotsylvania, Va. May 14, 1864. Deserted October 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. City Point, Va. January 1, 1865.

McCarthern, Walker------ private June 7, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Escaped from Fort Delaware, Del. February 8, 1864. Wounded, Bellville, N. C.; Hatcher's Run, Va. February 6, 1865. Captured, Burkeville, Va. April 4, 1865. Released, Pt. Lookout, Md. June 5, 1865.

McCullough, J T.(or McCulloch)----- private April 26, 1861. Captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 3, 1863. Died, result amputation of arm, Gettysburg, Pa. July 27, 1863.

Moncrief, Seaborn L.------ private June 7, 1861. Wounded, Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Wounded June 5, 1864. On wounded furlough October 31, 1864. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent without leave.

Murphree, Augustus W.----- private April 26, 1861. Transferred to Go. F, Cobb's Legion Ga. Cavalry March 25, 1862. Roll for October 1864, last on file, shows him in Ga. on horse detail under Captain Bostick since September 20, 1864.

Nasworthy, George Franklin----- private April 26, 1861. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him on furlough.

Nasworthy, Mitchell O. ---- private July 30, 1864. Wounded near Hatcher's Run, Va. February 7, 1865. Captured, Jackson Hospital, Richmond, Va. April 3, 1865. No later record.

Nichols, John----- private 1864. Deserted. Received, Hdqrs. Army of Potomac November 28, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. and furnished transportation to Alexandria, Va. December 1, 1864.

Palmer, E. N.----- private June 1861. Discharged, under-age, August 2, 1862.

Palmer, Robert A.-Enlisted as private, Co. D, 48th Regiment Ga. Inf. May 14, 1862. Transferred to Co. A, 3d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 22, 1863. Wounded, Manassas Gap, Va. July 21, 1863. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Palmer, Samuel D. ---- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Sergeant. Wounded in body and leg Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Died, wounds, 1863.

Paris, William C. (or Parrish)-----See private, Co. E.

Proctor, Nathan Needham----- private May 30, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Randall, William J. ---- private April 25, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Deserted February 21, 1865. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Govt. Washington, D. C. and furnished transportation to Savannah, Ga. February 24, 1865.

Reeves, Drewry----- private April 26, 1861. Appointed 3d Sergeant April 1862. Wounded, Chancellorsville, Va. May 3, 1863. 2d Manassas, Va. July 21, 1863. Spotsylvania, Va. May 14, 1864. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Reeves, John T.----- private July 7, 1864. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, show him on furlough.

Royal, Noah----- private June 13, 1861. Killed March 1864.

Sandeford, J. W. (or Sandford)------ private April 26, 1861. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Saxon, Ransom Y.----- private April 26, 1861. Captured, Staunton River Bridge, Va. April 7, 1865. Released, Pt. Lookout, Md. June 19, 1865.

Scarborough, Louis P.----- private October 9, 1862. Captured, High Bridge, Va. April 6, 1865. Released, Pt. Lookout, Md. June 19, 1865.

Sconyers, Augustus H.----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Appointed 4th Sergeant July 1862. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him present.

Sconyers, Guilford D. ---- private June 13, 1861. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him on sick furlough.

Sconyers, William D.------ private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Killed, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864.

Shewmake, Virgil P----- private April 26, 1861. Elected Jr.2d Lieutenant May 1, 1862. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Died, wounds, Richmond, Va. hospital July 19, 1862.

Skinner, Enoch----- private September 8, 1862. Paroled, Augusta, Ga. May 18, 1865.

Skinner, Uriah J. (or U. S.)------ private May 2, 1861. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Smith, Silas C. ---- private February 19, 1864. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent, sick.

Stokes, James M----- private April 26, 1861. Appointed Chaplain July 1862. Paroled, Augusta, Ga. May 19, 1865. Died in Florida.

Stone, David M. ---- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Killed, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864.

Stone, Robert R----- private April 26, 1861. Severely wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Discharged, account wounds, August 2, 1862. Enlisted in Banks Rangers (unidentified) September 1, 1862.

Sumner, Robert----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged August 2, 1862. Enlisted as a private, Co. C, 32d Regiment Ga. Inf. April 29, 1864. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him sick in hospital.

Templeton, Andrew J. ---- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, January 30, 1862.

Tompkins, William----- private April 26, 1861. Discharged, disability, May 25, 1861.

Wallace, James J.----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862.

Warnock, Ransom----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862.

Warnock, William------ private April 26, 1861 wounded, Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Paroled, Augusta, Ga. May 19, 1865.

Wheeler, Council----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Whitehead, Julius C. ---- private April 26, 1861. Discharged September or October 1864.

Wiggins, John M----- private October 10, 1862. Substitute for Jonathan Lewis. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him on detail duty in Quartermaster Dept., Columbus, Ga., February 28, 1865.

Wiggins, Mitchell H. ---- private April 26, 1861. Appointed 3d Sergeant July 1, 1862. Admitted to General Hospital #9, Richmond, Va. with typhoid pneumonia, September 11, 1862. Transferred to General Hospital # 14 December 11, 1862. Received pay at Richmond, Va. December 17, 1862. No later record.

Wilkinson, Charles B.(or Wilkerson)----- private April 26, 1861. Wounded, Malvern Hill, Va. July 1, 1862. Surrendered, Appomattox, Va. April 9, 1865.

Williams, Gresham G.----- private April 26, 1861. Killed, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863.

Wimberly, Mackey W.----- private April 26, 1861. Elected 2d Lieutenant July 1, 1862. Wounded, Sharpsburg, Md. September 17, 1862. Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled, Farmville, Va. April 11-21, 1865.

Wimberly, Richard Columbus----- private April 26, 1861. Severely wounded, resulting in amputation of right arm, and captured, Gettysburg, Pa. July 2, 1863. Paroled, U. S. A. General Hospital, West's Bldgs., Baltimore, Md. September 25, 1863. Received,

City Point, Va. for exchange September 27, 1863. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him absent, disabled from wounds.

Wooding, Edward B.------ private April 26, 1861. Wounded and permanently disabled, Ream's Station, Va. June 23, 1864. Absent, wounded, close of war.

Wooding, James E. ---- private July 7, 1864. Wounded, Crater near Petersburg, Va. July 30, 1864. On wounded furlough August 31, 1864. No later record.

Wooding, John----- private April 26, 1861. Died, disease, Portsmouth, Va.1861.1862.

 

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