Category Archives: Captain

Capt Volney Hobson, Co E, 9th Indiana Cavalry

I have a relative, Capt Volney Hobson Co E 9th Infantry KIA at Franklin. Buried in Ind. Supposedly killed near Railroad trestle on Liberty Pike Mike Hennigan mhennigan@insight.com _________________________ Note: He was killed 12/17/1864, on Hood’s Retreat. He enlisted 7/10/63 … Continue reading

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Capt. George W. Holtzclaw, Company F 16th South Carolina

My gggreat uncle was Capt. George W. Holtzclaw, Company F, 16th South Carolina. He survived the Battle of Franklin, was wounded at the Battle of Nashville but survived the war. His brothers grandson is in his 90′s and still living … Continue reading

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George V. Kelley, Company A, 104th Ohio Infantry,

My great grandfather is Capt. George V. Kelley of the 104th OVI who you have featured on your Google map of the battle. Sincerely, Chris Stefanovich chris@stefanovich.com CWD states: Residence was not listed; 20 years old. Enlisted on 7/23/1862 at Massillon, … Continue reading

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James A. Sexton, 72nd Illinois Infantry

James Andrew Sexton Residence ChicagoIL; Enlisted on 6/13/1862 as a 1st Lieutenant. On 6/13/1862 he was commissioned into “E” Co. IL 67th Infantry He was Mustered Out on 9/27/1862 On 8/21/1862 he was commissioned into “D” Co. IL 72nd Infantry He was … Continue reading

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