Name - Francis Justice

 

Birth Date: 16 Sep 1836

Birth Place: North Carolina

Death Date: 23 Aug 1910

Burial Place: Little River United Methodist Church

 

Military Service - C. S. A.

Enlistment Date: 27 Mar 1862

Discharge Date: End of War

Rank: Sergeant

Company and Regiment: Capt. Mayham Ward's Co. - Waccamaw Light Artillery

Military Unit Details: This company was temporarily attached to the 10th Reg't, S.C.

 

Family -

Parents:

Wife: Amanda F. Vereen Justice

Children: Ben H., Ellen E., Susan M.

 

Interesting Facts -

Promoted to the rank of corporal August 1, 1862. On service on Black River by order of General Pemberton. - Muster Roll dated July/August 1862. "Captured by the enemy Feb. 27, 1863" off North Santee Harbor, 50 miles north of Charleston. Muster Roll dated Jan/Feb 1863 and capture list. "Detached duty in Horry District since August 17, 1863 to arrest deserters by orders of General Trapier" - Muster Roll dated July/August 1863. "Detached as guard in Georgetown from April 9, 1864, by order of General Trapier." - Muster Roll dated February 29th, 1864. "Detached as Guard at Santee Bridge since December 23, 1864 by order of General Trapier."