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Organized at Big Shanty, Georgia, in September, 1861, contained men from Bartow, Henderson, Floyd, Pickens, and Cherokee counties.
Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.
- Officers, Non-Commissioned Offices, and Staff - see - Roster on page 1009; USGenWeb
- Company A - ("Bartow Yankee Killers") Bartow County - see - Roster on page 1011; USGenWeb
- Company B - Union County - see - Roster on page 1018; USGenWeb
- Company C - ("Floyd Spring Guards") Floyd County - see - Roster on page 1025; USGenWeb
- Company D - Gilmer County - see - Roster on page 1032; USGenWeb; USGenWeb
- Company E - ("Tate Guards") Pickens County - see - Roster on page 1040; USGenWeb
- Company F - Cobb, Coffee, and Spalding counties - see - Roster on page 1048; USGenWeb; USGenWeb
- Company G - ("Cherokee Field Guards") Cherokee Counties - see - Roster on page 1056; USGenWeb
- Company H - ("Walker Bartow Invincibles") Cobb, Gordon, and Walker counties - see - Roster on page 1063; 1932 USGenWeb; USGenWeb; USGenWeb
- Company I - Coffee County - see - Roster on page 1071; USGenWeb; USGenWeb
- Company K - ("Henry Volunteers") Clayton and Henry counties - see - Roster on page 1079; USGenWeb
Georgia, and Lillian Henderson. 1959. Roster of the Confederate soldiers of Georgia, 1861-1865. Hapeville, Ga: Longina & Porter. WorldCat FHL Collection HATHI TRUST Digital Library HATHI TRUST ; also on USGenWeb
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