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3- Civil War Era 28th Georgia Regiment BBQ TicketsGary G. Romele, Mon Apr 1 4:48pm
I have 3 old original 28th Georgia Regiment Barbecue Tickets A.J. Adkins, Chairman Committee of Arrangements, that are extremely old. Possibly from the Civil War or shortly thereafter. One of the tickets writing on it "John Har?" and "Texst John Loe?". They are about the size of business cards. Please let me know if... more

Warren D. Leslie, 28th Georgia, Co. DStephanie Polk, Sun Feb 25, 2018 12:39pm
Leslie is my husband's great-great grandfather. He disappears into thin air towards the end of the war. I have no idea when or where he died. Any information would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

John Allen and Irvin McWhirterK Fiekens, Sun Nov 26, 2017 5:08pm
I am the great granddaughter of John Allen McWhirter of 28th GA Company D. His brother Irvin McWhirter enlisted with him and was killed in 1862. Elijah Hillhouse, also of Company D, was John Allen McWhirter's (future) father-in-law. I have a photo of J A McWhirter.
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  • regimental flag.Peter Swano, Tue Sep 26, 2017 11:09am
    Read your book on the 123rdNYSV. On the cover you show the regimental flag.I contacted Flags and Stuff, but all he had was the 20th Maine flag. We would like a copy of the 123rd flag to display in font of the Enlistment Center in Hartford, NY, home of Company E. Any suggestions? Peter Swano, president Hartford... more

  • William Norrell BuggJan Watts, Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:04pm
    I found the gravestone of William Norrell Bugg. Trying to find how to get it to his family, I found him listed on your website. Any information would be appreciated so it could be returned. Thanks, Jan Watts North Augusta, SC

  • Uniforms and equipment for saleGlenn Watkins, Wed Jul 12, 2017 3:47am
    I have been reenacting for 38 years and I have collected a large amount of Confederate and Union Uniforms and equipment. My health has slowed me down. I am selling off all of my gear. Most of what I have is top quality. You won't believe the prices that I am asking. Call me @ 770-316-8365 or e-mail @... more

    James Franklin WhiteDavid White, Sun Jan 29, 2017 12:43pm
    My great great grandfather was James Franklin White of Company F of the 28th Georgia. Does anyone know anything about him?

  • ancestorsDavid Howard, Sun Sep 18, 2016 11:07pm
    I have a great great great grandfather on the roster of co d, 28th georgia, SW Hillhouse JR. His brother was died in Virginia, Elijah Hillhouse. SW also fought in Mexico in the 1840s as well. His grandfather is Captain John Hillhouse of South Carolina. He fought during the Revolution.

    Letters of Tully Graybill 1861-1906John Kiely, Wed Apr 6, 2016 9:44pm
    Does anyone know where I can access a online version of "Letters of Tully Graybill ? This Graybill is my wife's great-great-great grandfather and I'm looking for anyone who can direct me to an online resource in order to view them -- it's a surprise for my wife hopefully someone will respond...

  • Jerry GunnDennis Melville, Sat Feb 20, 2016 8:04pm
    Steve that is a grate way to honor A man that did so much in this hobby and he will truly be missed by all that knew him RIP good friend and brother.

    George W. Warthencynthsholt, Sat Jul 4, 2015 11:53pm
    I am also a descendant of George W. Warthen not the 28th Ga. Regiment and have a great deal of information about him. Do you know which of his children you are descended from?

    Capt George W. Warthen 28th GA company F Troy Fowler, Thu Jun 25, 2015 12:21am
    Capt George W. Warthen of the 28th GA company F is my ancestor and I would like to see if yall had any information on him during the war. I appreciate yalls time and effort put into this website and all the information you provide for folks like me.

  • Lt GeoW SmithGerry Mc Guiness, Fri Jun 5, 2015 12:04am
    Lt Geo. W. Smith Co. B 123 N.Y.I.was murdered in Jefferson Tx. in 1868 by Nights of the Rising Sun a Texas KKK branch He had been helping former slaves register to vote http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=33086449&PIpi=15075772
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  • Thanks Dennis Melville, Fri May 22, 2015 10:23am
    This is just to say thanks to all the people that what to see the monument for the 123rd NY but in place it is a Honer to be a part of it. We will look back at this a say we all did a great job Thanks to one and all.

    powdermike davis, Tue Jan 13, 2015 5:28pm
    I am posting this for a man who called me about buying black powder. He is looking for a local (Atlanta and surrounding)source for some 4F priming powder for his flintlock rifle. if anyone can help him his email is dareracing@aol.com(net). He is only wanting to buy a small amount. Thanks

    Sgt. George Scott article about Kolb's FarmKen Doran, Sat Oct 4, 2014 1:09pm
    In 1908, a publication called "National Magazine" ran a short article entitled "Kolb's Farm", written by Sgt. Scott of the 123rd about the regiment in that battle. It is of particular interest to me because Private Patrick Malone, who features prominently, was my g-g-great uncle. He died in Andersonville.... more

  • Eldridge Hatcher/Stephen NewTaylor Lee, Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:11am
    Greetings to members and interested parties of the 28th Georgia Regiment. My ancestor was Eldridge Hatcher, 2nd Lt. for Company H. I was doing some research on Lt. Hatcher and came across your site some time ago. I have some information to share on Eldridge Hatcher - and if you are related to Private Stephen New,... more

  • What happened to Cap. CrawfordCecelia Cook, Wed Apr 30, 2014 2:28pm
    I cannot find out what happened to Capt. Crawford of the 28th GA Volunteers - not listed as a casualty but family legend has it that he died and left his wife with large family and she sold ginger cakes at a stage coach stop. My GGGF was one of his teenage sons. The family seems to have collectively relocated to... more

  • Co. D - 28th Ga Inf.W. Scott Swenson, Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:48pm
    My ancestor was Henry P. Wilson, Co. D -28th Georgia. He died in a Richmond Hospital on May 10, 1862. I assume from disease. I am looking for information on the regiment, including their positions/locations prior to that time. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

    Co. D - 28th Ga Inf.W. Scott Swenson, Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:45pm
    My ancestor was Henry P. Wilson, Co. D- 28th Georgia. He died in a Richmond Hospital on May 10, 1862. I assume from disease. I am trying to determine the location of the 28th prior to that time. Any information would be greatly appreciated.

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