Alonzo Claiborne HARRIS

Born: 26 Sep 1835, Jackson County, Georgia
Died: 22 May 1864, Resaca, Georgia
Married: 18 Oct 1857, Forsyth County, Georgia
Spouse: R. J. "King" Williams
Unit: Co. E, 43rd Georgia Infantry (Musician - Pvt.)
Joined: 10 Mar 1862, Cumming, Georgia
Father: Claiborne Harris
Mother: Sarah Amelia Potts
Captured 16 May 1863, Baker's Creek, Mississippi. Exchanged 4 Jul 1863, Fort Delaware, Delaware.
Deserted 24 Nov 1863. Returned voluntarily 16 Dec 1863. Tried and released by Brigade Court Martial.
Admitted to US army hospital 22 May 1864, Resaca, GA. Left Leg amputated and died the same day.

1850 Census: Forsyth County, Georgia, page 226A
1860 Census: Dawson County, Georgia, page 93

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