|Death: ||Aug. 31, 1864|
Listed on the roster of 16th Reg Georgia Infantry Company H "Flint Hill Greys" as follows:
Gho1ston, B.- private August 11, 1861. Elected Captain September 4, 1861. Resigned September 23,1861.
Carded records have him listed as Benj Gholston and show he enlisted in 42nd Reg Georgia Infantry Company A on May 12, 1862 in Atlanta Ga
He was elected 2nd Lieutenant July 1862.
Appears on Roll of Prisoners of War captured by troops under Maj Gen F J Herron Extreme Left of Investing Forces near Vicksburg Ms on June 29, 1863 as Benj Gholston.
Where captured: In rifle pit
When captured: June 24, 1863
Pledged his Oath of Allegiance signed on 10 July 1863.
The above information provided by FAG member 47231429.
Note: Confederate Civil War Veteran
Created by: Michael Dover
Record added: Feb 21, 2011
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