George Washington Bonner

George Washington Bonner

Death 20 Aug 1924 (aged 85)
Burial Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 19128098 · View Source
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Find A Grave contributor CDKetchen has made a suggestion to you regarding your Find A Grave memorial for George Bonner: Another researcher provided the following information to me regarding this soldier. It is from the 8-17-1910 Spartanburg Herald:

BONNER, GEO. WASHINGTON – Born Feb. 22, 1839, in Spartanburg county. Enlisted April, 1861, Co. M, 5th S.C. Reg. Reorganized as Palmetto Sharpshooters, Capt. J.Q. CARPENTER. Was sergeant at close of war. Wounded first battle of Bull Run and siege of Petersburg, Va. Teacher, farmer and merchant. "Our company went out in 5th S.C., but at re-organization near Richmond, joined Palmetto Sharpshooters, MICAH JENKINS was our colonel. I served the four years of war in Virginia, except one trip to Chattanooga and east Tennessee in winter of 1863. Was in the most of the battles in Virginia during war."


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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for George Washington Bonner (22 Feb 1839–20 Aug 1924), Find a Grave Memorial no. 19128098, citing Grassy Pond Baptist Church Cemetery, Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by H. F. (contributor 47196305) .