William Alexander Milam

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William JamesonBorn 4 December 1842, in Laurens District, South Carolina

Married Martha A. Winfrey on 2 August, 1868 in Rome, Floyd County, Georgia

Died 18 September 1896, in Sheffield, Colbert County, Alabama

Enlisted on 25 April 1862 in Co. H, 60th Reg., Georgia Infantry (Bartow Invincibles).  He was wounded at the Battle of 2nd Manassas on 28 August 1862 and returned to duty in January of 1863.  Promoted to 4th Corporal in March 1863 and 3rd Corporal on 1 May 1864.  He served as a POW in hospital at Fort McHenry, Maryland and was released on 27 September 1864 and paroled in Charlotte, North Carolina on 12 May 1865.

For further information, contact Robert Wilbanks, rmwiv@robertwilbanks.com

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