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This Day in Georgia Civil War History

July 28, 1863

Proclamation Called for All Men to Volunteer

In the wake of the recent military defeats, the Confederate Union of Milledgeville printed a proclamation from Georgia Governor Joseph E. Brown, demanding that all men able to serve in the military volunteer to do so, or face being drafted.

Image of Proclamation Called for All Men to Volunteer Confederate Union
Digital Library of Georgia
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