Co K 34th Georgia Infantry
Co K was from Carroll and Heard Counties.
The 34th organized 17 May 1862. The men came from the counties of Whitfield Co A, Cherokee Co B, Coweta, Troup Co C, Chattooga Co D, Jackson Co E, Dade Co F, Franklin Co G, Banks Co H, Franklin Co I, Carroll and Heard Co J. Battles: Vicksburg, Chattanooga, Atlanta Campaign, New Hope Church, Jonesboro, Nashville, Carolinas, Bentonville. They surrendered April 1865.
The Battle of Jonesboro was fought August 31, and September 1, 1864. It was the final battle of the Atlanta Campaign, and was the ultimate reason that the city of Atlanta fell into Union hands. Sherman occupied Atlanta 3 Sep 1864.
Created by: rhondajo
Record added: Mar 15, 2011
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