Name - George R. Congdon, Jr.


Birth Date: 04 Dec 1837

Birth Place: Conwayborough, Horry District, South Carolina

Death Date: 23 Sep 1903

Burial Place: Prince George Winyah Churchyard, Georgetown, South Carolina


Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 17 Aug 1861

Discharge Date: 05 Jul 1863

Rank: Captain

Company and Regiment: Enlisted with Co. F, 1st S.C. Infantry, transferred to Co. K, 26th S.C. Infantry

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Family -

Parents: George R. & Charlotte C. Norman

Wife: Adrianna Seavey

Children: Eliza J., George R., Mary F.


Interesting Facts -

Wounded at the Second Battle of Manassas on August 29th, 1862.
Elected Captain on 11/11/1862.
Transferred from Co. F, 1st Reg't S.C. Vols. by order of the Secretary of War on 11/17/1862.
Requested discharge due to injury sustained in 2nd Battle of Manassas as he could not keep up with the rest of the regiment.