I am the great, great, grandson of DR. William Stack Meiere, MD, Madison, Georgia (Morgan County Guards). Enlisted as a private, Co. D, 3rd Georgia Vol. Inf., on April 24, 1861. Appointed Assistant Surgeon May 27, 1861, Surgeon, C. S. A. and ordered to report to 42nd Regiment Virginia Infantry September 13, 1861. Post Surgeon at Hardeeville, South Carolina. Principal Surgeon of Hospitals, Summerville, South Carolina. Died, tuberculosis, Summerville, South Carolina January 2, 1864, with the rank of Major C. S. A. He is buried in Madison, Georgia.