Calendar
Jan January
Feb February
Mar March
Apr April
May May
Jun June
Jul July
Aug August
Sep September
Oct October
Nov November
Dec December

This Day in Georgia Civil War History

August 18, 1862

Wounded Georgia Soldier Shot Again

The Richmond Times Dispatch printed a brief item on a wounded Georgia soldier receiving yet another wound.

Yankee retaliation - a wounded Georgian shot by order of Bull Nelson. Chattanooga. Aug. 16. –The Rebel learns that three discharged soldiers were shot by Gen. Bull Nelson at McMinnville in retaliation on the bushwhackers. One was a wounded Georgian.