Read's-Maxwell's Battery
Light Artillery

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Read's-Maxwell's Battery [also called 1st Georgia Regular Artillery] was formed in the summer of 1861 by the transfer of Company D (1st) of the 1st Georgia Regulars Infantry Regiment to the artillery. The unit served in the Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and saw action on the South Carolina and Georgia coast. During December, 1864, it fought at Savannah, then one section served in North Carolina with the Army of Tennessee and the other disbanded in South Carolina. The unit was commanded by Captains Jacob J. Read and J. A. Maxwell.

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Anderson, James -- Private - April 20, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company C, in 1861. Deserted at Camp Walker August 8, 1861. In Chatham County, Georgia jail August 30, 1862. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery May 15, 1864. Deserted to enemy at Savannah, Georgia December 20, 1864.

Baber, Herbert E. -- Private - February 23, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. Appointed 7th Corporal; Sergeant. Roll for December 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Beasley, William M. -- Private - March 19, 1861. Private, Company K, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company D, October 1861; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. On detached service February 28, 1864. No later record.

Beavers, Timothy P. -- Private - February 25, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Sick in Savannah, Georgia hospital October 30, 1864. No later record.

Brawley, Daniel H. -- Private - March 6, 1861. Private, Company H, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Wounded at 2nd Manassas, Virginia August 30, 1862. Transferred to Company D. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Brice, Thomas -- Private - February 14, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Burney, William A. -- Private - April 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Corporal. Roll for October 30, 1864, last an file, shows him present. No later record.

Burns, John -- Private - July 23, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Absent without leave from December 6, 1862. No later record.

Callan, A. M. (or Edward) -- Private - April 30, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Campbell, W. -- Private - April 30, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted in 1862.

Cass, Michael L. -- 2nd Lieutenant - February 1, 1861. 2nd Lieutenant, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company B, in 1861; to Company K, and elected 1st Lieutenant; to Company E. Died of disease at Savannah, Georgia, June 27, 1864.

Cates, Thomas B. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Substitute for W. Cates. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Chambers, E. R. -- Private - March 4, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company A, July 1, 1861; to Milledge's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, July 15, 1862. Appears last on roll for October 31, 1862.

Cheshire, John T. -- Private - April 19, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company K, July 1861. Detailed Acting Sergeant Major May 23, 1864. Deserted. Sent to Provost Marshal General, New York City March 6, 1865.

Clark, William B. -- 4th Corporal - February 23, 1861. 4th Corporal, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Barnwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, March 15, 1864. Deserted at Pocotaligo, South Carolina, December 27, 1864.

Coleman, John -- Private - September 20, 1861. Private, Company E, 1st Regiment, Georgia Infantry, (Olmstead's). Transferred to Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars, April 7, 1862; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Engineer Company September 10, 1863. No later record.

Conlan, Patrick -- Private - April 17, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company A, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars, in 1861; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Milledge's Battery Georgia Light Artillery. Captured at Waynesboro, Virginia March 2, 1865. Released at Fort Delaware, Delaware June 16, 1865.

Cook, James B. -- Private - March 4, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863; to Company B, 13th Battalion North Carolina Light Artillery April 1864. Roll for February 28, 1865, last on file, shows him present.

Devlin, Terrence -- Enlisted as a private in Company M, 38th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, November 13, 1861. Transferred to Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars, May 26, 1862; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from Camp Houston, near Savannah, Georgia, August 22, 1862.

Doran, William -- Private - February 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company A, July 1861; to Milledge's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, July 15, 1862. Deserted at Richmond, Virginia July 1862.

Dunn, Richard -- Private - June 24, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present.

Ferrell, Bartow -- Musician - February 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Died, congestive chills, Camp Hazzard, Glynn County, Georgia, March 25, 1863.

Force, A. W. (or Forse) -- Private - August 5, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Musician; Corporal; Sergeant. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted to enemy's gunboats at Ossabaw Sound, Georgia July 10, 1864. Went into enemy's lines at Fort Pulaski, Georgia July 17, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government and sent to New York July 17, 1864.

Foster, C. W. -- Private - April 11, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Gladden, James Arthur -- Private - February 22, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave. Born June 20, 1837. Died at Aragon, Georgia July 5, 1918. In his pension application, filed in Polk County, Georgia in 1897, he claims to have been wounded in left hip, resulting in paralysis, at Waynesboro, Georgia December 4, 1864. Unfit for further service.

Guerard, John M. -- 2nd Lieutenant - September 13, 1861. 2nd Lieutenant, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Elected 1st Lieutenant August 5, 1862; Captain of Guerard's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, September 8, 1863. Surrendered, Greensboro, North Carolina April 26, 1865.

Hagerty, John -- Musician - February 26, 1861. Musician, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, March 1864; to Barnwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, in 1864. Received pay November 30, 1864. No later record.

Hall, Charles S. -- Private - May 16, 1862. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia May 4, 1864.

Haney, Thomas -- Private - June 14, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Pembroke, Georgia February 13, 1863.

Hanley, James -- Private - July 15, 1862. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia May 14, 1864.

Harris, Robert T. -- Private - March 29, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. In arrest for desertion at Oglethorpe Barracks November 28, 1864. No later record.

Hay, James R. -- Private - March 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Paroled, Thomasville, Georgia May 24, 1865.

Hernandez, W. H. -- Private - April 17, 1861. Private, Company K, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Sergeant. Transferred to Company D, in 1862; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Sick in Savannah, Georgia hospital September-October 1864, and captured there December 21, 1864. Forwarded from Fort Pulaski, Georgia to New York City, to take oath of allegiance to U. S. Government, March 4, 1865. No later record.

Hill, Charles John -- Private - March 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Hollenbeck, W. M. G. -- 1st Corporal - February 21, 1861. 1st Corporal, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. On detached duty January-February 1864. No later record.

Holliman, Henry Joseph -- Private - February 20, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Transferred to Captain Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record. Born May 5, 1838. Died March 23, 1898.

Hutchins, John F. -- Private - February 24, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 1864, last an file, shows him present. No later record.

Lavin, Timothy -- Recruiting Sergeant - February 15, 1861. Sergeant, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted, Camp Houston near Savannah, Georgia, November 10, 1862.

Lynn, Richard -- Private - December 31, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. On detail duty as Orderly at Isle of Hope, Georgia, September-October 1864.

Mahaar, John (or Maher) -- Private - June 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia June 21, 1864.

Maxwell, J. A. -- Jr. 2nd Lieutenant - July 19, 1861. Jr. 2nd Lieutenant, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Elected Captain February 1, 1863. Serving in defenses of Charleston, South Carolina January 6, 1865. No later record.

McCauley, A. -- Private - April 16, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Pembroke, Georgia May 2, 1863.

McDuffie, Columbus -- Private - February 25, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Pembroke, Georgia prior to January 1864.

McFarland, Edward -- 1st Sergeant - February 14, 1861. Private, Company G, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company D, July 7, 1861; to Maxwell's Battery Georgia Light Artillery. Deserted from Camp Drayton July 15, 1862.

McHugh, Andrew -- Private - April 15, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia June 21, 1864.

McIntire, Joseph -- 3rd Sergeant - February 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Pembroke, Georgia April 3, 1863.

McKeon, Andrew -- Private - April 17, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from camp April 25, 1863.

McLenan, D. A. (or McLennan, B. A.) -- Private - February 22, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for February 28, 1864, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Miles, George -- Private - March 27, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia June 21, 1864.

Mills, Hardy -- Private - April 17, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863; to Company K, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars, April 30, 1864.

Mobley, James A. -- Private - February 22, 1861. Private, Company F, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Wounded at Seven Days Fight near Richmond, Virginia June 26, 1862. Transferred to Company D, July 25, 1861; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. On detail duty April 13, 1865 to close of war.

Monday, Alonzo -- See Munday.

Moore, R. M. C. -- Private - April 19, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Guerard's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, October 15, 1863. Roll for December 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Moore, Thomas P. -- Private - April 19, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him on sick furlough. No later record.

Moore, William F. -- 2nd Sergeant - February 14, 1861. 2nd Sergeant, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Mullens, M. D. L. (or Mullins, B. D. L) -- Private - February 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Munday, Alonzo (or Monday) -- Private - March 4, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from Camp Drayton in 1862.

Murrell, A. S. -- Private - February 26, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

New, James M. -- Private - March 5, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

O'Hagan, E. -- Private - February 15, 1862. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Houston near Savannah, Georgia August 22, 1862.

O'Rourke, John -- Private - February 13, 1861. Private, Company G, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company D, September 1861; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from Camp McEnery near Savannah, Georgia, December 15, 1862.

Owens, T. A. -- Private - February 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 17, 1863. Roll for December 31, 1864, last an file, shows him present. No later record.

Palmer, B. H. -- Private - February 24, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appears last on roll for February 28, 1864, with remark, absent without leave. No later record.

Parker, E. A. -- Private - February 20, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. Appointed 5th Sergeant in 1864. Transferred to Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Infantry, (Olmstead's), June 1, 1864. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. Deserted; reported to Provost Marshal, Savannah, Georgia and took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government March 11, 1865.

Pharr, J. T. -- Private - March 1, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Company I, 38th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, April 26, 1864. Deserted at Petersburg, Virginia March 23, 1865. Received at Washington, D. C., a Confederate deserter, March 29, 1865, where he took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government and was furnished transportation to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania April 9, 1865.

Pratt, William -- Private - March 28, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted May 14, 1864.

Pritchett, Thomas J. (or Pritchard) -- Private - March 4, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Proudfoot, Thomas M. -- 4th Sergeant - February 14, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appears last on roll for February 29, 1864, with remark, absent without leave.

Ray, David -- Musician - October 1, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia June 21, 1864. Sent from Hilton Head, South Carolina to New York City July 17, 1864. No later record.

Ramsey, R. M. -- Private - February 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Barnwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, and appointed 1st Corporal March 12, 1864; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, September 1, 1864. Deserted at Isle of Hope, Georgia October 25, 1864.

Reagan, Patrick -- Private - June 27, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Reed, Jacob -- Captain - March 5, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Dismissed from service by sentence of General Court Martial February 1, 1863.

Roberts, Daniel -- Private - February 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appears last on roll for February 28, 1864, with remark, absent without leave. No later record.

Russell, Patrick J. -- Private - June 27, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted to enemy's gunboats in Ossabaw Sound, Isle of Hope, Georgia, July 10, 1864.

Saunders, B. F. -- Private - March 15, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. Absent on special duty at Red Bluff, South Carolina February 28, 1864. No later record.

Sheehan, Patrick -- Private - April 19, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from camp near Savannah, Georgia December 26, 1862.

Shields, Andrew -- Private - September 28, 1861. Private, Company E, 1st Regiment, Georgia Infantry, (Olmstead's). Transferred to Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars, April 8, 1862; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Camp Pembroke, Georgia April 19, 1863.

Shuler, W. S. (or Schuler) -- Private - March 22, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Clinch's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1, 1864. Roll for August 1, 1864, shows him in arrest in Savannah Barracks. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave since October 18, 1864. No later record.

Shuman, J. E. -- Private - September 14, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for June 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Smith, D. W. -- Private - September 18, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, shows him present, sick. No later record.

Spalding, W. W. (or Spaulding) -- 5th Sergeant - February 17, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Killed at Savannah, Georgia January 6, 1864.

Standifer, L. B. -- Private - February 27, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Sergeant. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Thompson, Charles -- Private - March 27, 1861. Private, Company L, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Company D, in 1861; to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted from Camp Houston, Virginia August 22, 1862.

Wallace, E. A. -- Private - February 19, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, Aug:1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Waters, James M. -- Private - April 12, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. On detached service as courier, Headquarters Isle of Hope, Georgia, October 31, 1864. No later record.

Weston, Edward M. -- Private - April 16, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Appointed Corporal; Sergeant. Transferred to Daniell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, November 18, 1863. Elected Jr. 2nd Lieutenant. Resigned, unable to purchase a horse, June 14, 1864. Enlisted as a private in Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, June 27, 1864. Roll for October 30, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Whitaker, Robert -- Private - August 3, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Deserted at Isle of Hope. Georgia June 21, 1864. Took oath of allegiance to U. S. Government June 1864. Sent from Hilton Head, South Carolina to New York City on Steamer Fulton July 17, 1864. Born in Ireland in 1839.

White, A. J. -- Private - February 12, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Appointed Hospital Steward. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Artillery, August 1862. Roll for February 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

Williams, Thomas -- Private - April 30, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862; to Company E, 5th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, September 3, 1864. Roll for December 31, 1864, last on file, shows him absent without leave. No later record.

Wilson. John R. -- Private - February 12, 1861. Private, Company D, 1st Regiment, Georgia Regulars. Transferred to Maxwell's Battery, Georgia Light Artillery, August 1862. Roll for October 31, 1864, last on file, shows him present. No later record.

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