John H. Fountain

Contributed by his Great-Great Grandson, Cecil Augustus Fountain, Sr.



Muster Roll Aug 21, 1861, as Private with Co. "I", 3rd Regiment, Georgia Volunteer infantry, Army of North Virginia.
He was captured at Gettysburg, Pa. on July 5, 1863.Was transferred to Point Lookout, Maryland, Hammond General
Hospital, on October 27, 1863, where he died of chronic diarrhrea on December 2, 1863.

He is buried at Point Lookout Confederate Cemetery, Point Lookout State Park, St. Mary's County, Maryland.


Civil War bullet"Return Fire" to 3rd GVI Veterans Page, 6/5/2009