Rufus King Reaves, Sr.



Rufus King Reaves joined Company K of the 3rd Georgia Volunteer Infantry in Athens at age 23 and served as Quartermaster Sergeant. He was present at the surrendor at Appomattox and returned to Athens after the war, becomming its mayor in 1886.


Civil War bullet"Return Fire" to 3rd GVI Veterans Page, 2/15/2004