By John C. Rigdon
During their first yr, they have been proficient and stationed at a variety of camps in and close to Savannah together with: Camp Lawton, Camp Nelson, Camp Tattnall, Camp younger, Camp Wilson, and Causton's Bluff.
The Regiment used to be reorganized, may perhaps 7, 1862, following the passage of the Conscription Act (April sixteen, 1862). Captain William J. younger of corporation B was once promoted to Colonel on may possibly tenth. All corporation letter designations replaced, and several other new officials have been elected.
The twenty ninth fought with the military of Tennessee, partaking in siege of Jackson, the Atlanta crusade, Franklin and Nashville. They surrendered in North Carolina.
Companies of the GA twenty ninth Infantry Regiment After The may possibly 7, 1862 Reorganization
Company A - Capt. W. W. Billopp(September nine, 1861-July 1863) ChathamGeorgia Foresters
Company B - Capt. John J. Owen (October 1, 1861-January 19, 1864) DoughertyStephens Volunteers
Company C - Capt. Hiram C. Bowen(October four, 1861-1865) ThomasThe 17th Patriots
Company D - Capt. John Wesley Turner, Jr.(November 6, 1861-December sixteen, 1864)FloydBerry Infantry
Company E - Capt. William W. Spencer±(May 10, 1862-September 20, 1863) ThomasOchlockonee mild Infantry
Company F - Capt. John D. Henderson±(May 7, 1862-October 7, 1863) Capt. Augustus H. Harrell(October 7, 1863-December 7, 1864) Capt. Robert H. Harris(February 15, 1864-1865) Thomasville County -Thomasville Guards
Company G - Capt. Edwin B. Carroll(August eight, 1862-July 22, 1864)Capt. Levi J. Knight, Jr.(May 7, 1862-December sixteen, 1864) Berrien, Clinch,& LowndesBerrien Minutemen, corporation A
Company H - Capt. Reuben Y. Stanford±(May 7, 1862-January 24, 1865)ClinchAlapaha Guards
Company I - Capt. George T. Burch±(May 12, 1862-1864)Capt. Robert Thomas Johnson(1864-December sixteen, 1864)Thomas Thomas County Volunteers
Company ok - Capt. Jonathan D. Knight(May thirteen, 1862-July 22, 1864)Berrien, Clinch, & Lowndes Counties. - Berrien Minutemen, corporation B
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