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The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital

 
 
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By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital Marker
Inscription. These Confederate soldiers, all serving in the Georgia Militia, died at Brown Hospital in Milledgeville and were buried at this location. Their names soon became lost, and they were considered Unknown Soldiers until 2003 when their identities were discovered.

(Left Column)
Marion Adkinson, Pvt., Co. F, 5th Regt., August 23, 1864
James T. Buckner, Pvt., Co. F, 9th Regt., August 31, 1864
Hugh Cannell, Pvt., Co. E, 12th Regt., September 3, 1864
Elisha B. Cape, Pvt., Co. A, 5th Regt., August 29, 1864
Edward M. Clark, Pvt., Co. F, 1st Bn., September 1, 1864
Ringold Commander, Pvt., Co. B, G.M.I. Cadet, August 27, 1864
J.R. Ellis, Pvt., Co. B, 2nd Bn., August 4, 1864
William Fussell, Pvt., Co. B, 2nd Regt., August 29, 1864
James M. Green, Pvt., Co. F, 9th Regt., August 31, 1864
Willis Harrell, Pvt., Co. I, 2nd Regt., September 7, 1864
J.M. Hutcherson, Pvt., Co. K, 6th Regt., August 24, 1864
William E. Joyner, Pvt., Co. F, 8th Regt., September 7, 1864

(Right Column)
Thomas Judge, Pvt., Co. G, 2nd Regt., August 24, 1864
John Meadors, Pvt., Co. D, 1st Regt., July 28, 1864
Roland Mercer, Pvt., Co. F, 7th Regt., September 10, 1864
Owen Ramsey, Pvt., Co. I, 5th Regt., August 16, 1864
Aaron Rogers, Pvt., Co. C, 2nd
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By Mike Stroud, May 10, 2011
2. The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital Marker
Regt., August 22, 1864
William Tapley, Pvt., Co. H, 2nd Regt., September 3, 1864
Reddick Thorton, Pvt., Co. I, 11th Regt., August 27, 1864
William Tillory, Pvt., Co. D, 1st Regt., September 12, 1864
Green B. Turner, Pvt., Co. F, 6th Regt., August 18, 1864
J.M. Winn, Pvt., Co. F, 2nd Regt., August 2, 1864
Mordical W. Wood, Pvt., Co. I, 1st Regt., August 23, 1864
James, J. Wren, Pvt., Co. G, 2nd Regt.,September 8, 1864
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The following Confederate soldiers died at Stout Hospital in Midway, Ga.
They are buried at Midway Cemetery in unmarked graves.

William Etheridge, Pvt., Co. K, 57th Georgia, August 1, 1864
Frank Marion Herndon, Pvt., Phelan's Battery, September 17, 1864
Frank Washington Legare, Pvt., Co. E, 5th Georgia Militia, September 27, 1864
John Lemmons, Pvt., Co. H, 24th South Carolina, March 13, 1865
Henry Walker, Pvt., Co. E, 1st & 4th Missouri, July 30, 1864

 
Location. 33° 4.525′ N, 83° 13.679′ W. Marker is in Milledgeville, Georgia, in Baldwin County. Marker can be reached from S. Liberty Street continued. Click for map. Located between S. Wilkinson Street and S. Clarke Street, East Section E, of Memory Hill Cemetery, near E Baldwin Street. Marker is in this post office area: Milledgeville GA 31061, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
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By Mike Stroud, May 10, 2011
3. The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital Marker
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carl Vinson Mary Green Vinson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rear Admiral John W. Wilcox (about 400 feet away); The Methodist Church (about 400 feet away); Memory Hill Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Cemetery Square (about 600 feet away); St. Stephens Episcopal Church (approx. mile away); Tomlinson Fort House (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Milledgeville Hotel and Oliver Hardy (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Milledgeville.
 
Also see . . .  usgwarchives.net/copyright.htm; By Rob Peecher Telegraph Staff Writer. Milledgeville's unknown Civil War soldiers ID'd (Submitted on May 24, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Civil
 
The Unknown Soldiers Monument, nearby image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 10, 2011
4. The Unknown Soldiers Monument, nearby
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on , by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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