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Lieut John T. "JAck" Gay
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Birth: 1833
LaGrange
Troup County
Georgia, USA
Death: Apr. 27, 1865
Richmond
Henrico County
Virginia, USA

John T.Gay was in 4th Georgia Inf. Ripley's Brigade. he enlisted as a Prvt. on April 26,1861. On June 27,1862 he was promoted to 3rd LT. On Sept 17,1862 Ripley's BD. was part of the counterattack against the Federal lines in the East Woods, Dunker Church, West Woods and Cornfield at Antietam MD. John received his first wound of the war there at Antietam and captured. he was exchanged in Dec'1862. Gay was wounded a 2nd time at Ft. Stevens outside Washington D.C. and again 3rdt time at Ft. Stedman during the Petersburg campain on March 25,1865. on April 9,1865 the war ended with Gen. Lee's surrender. 19 days later John Gay died of his wounds. 
 
Burial:
Stonewall Confederate Cemetery
LaGrange
Troup County
Georgia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Maverick1862
Record added: Oct 16, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7990697
Lieut John T. JAck Gay
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Lieut John T. JAck Gay
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