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.