By John C. Rigdon
The unit fought with the military from Seven Days' Battles to Gettysburg, then followed Longstreet to Georgia. besides the fact that, it didn't arrive in time to proportion within the clash at Chickamauga. After serving at Knoxville, the 53rd used to be serious about the Battles of The barren region, Spotsylvania, and chilly Harbor, Early's operations within the Shenandoah Valley, and the Appomattox Campaign.
A first hand account has been released for this regiment; The Dorman-Marshbourne Letters" by means of John W. Lynch.
Companies Of The Ga 53rd Infantry Regiment
Companies of the 53rd Georgia have been shaped from Fayette, Baker, Mitchell, Quitman, and Jasper counties.
•Company A - Doyal Volunteers (Spalding County)
•Company B - South River Farmers (Newton County)
•Company C - Fayette Planters (Fayette County)
•Company D - (Coweta and Heard Counties)
•Company E - Newton Anderson Guards (Newton County)
•Company F - Dixie Guards (Henry County)
•Company G - Georgia Rebels (Coweta County)
•Company H - Dixie Volunteers (Pike County)
•Company I - Jeff Davis Rifleman (Butts County)
•Company ok - Quitman Guards (Monroe County)
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Historical Sketch and Roster of the Georgia 53rd Infantry Regiment (Georgia Regimental History Series Book 82) by John C. Rigdon