Georgia Militia, 1st Regiment, Company A enlistment book
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Georgia Militia, 1st Regiment, Company A enlistment book

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia. Militia. Regiment, 1st. Company A.
Title: Georgia Militia, 1st Regiment, Company A enlistment book
Dates: 1899-1904
Extent: 0.06 cubic feet (1 volume)
Identification: MS 1243

Biographical/Historical Note

The 1st Georgia Militia Regiment, based in Chatham County, Georgia, was organized from the Georgia Volunteers in 1899 and served as a state militia until 1917 when they were pressed into federal service for the war in Europe.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the enlistment book for the Georgia Militia, 1st Regiment, Company A from 1899-1904. Included are the names of individuals, age, personal description, place of birth, occupation, business address, date of enlistment, number of times enlisted, and date of discharge.


Index Terms

Chatham County (Ga.)
Georgia. Militia. Recruiting and enlistment.
Georgia. Militia. Regiment, 1st. Company A.
Military records.

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Unknown.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Georgia Militia, 1st Regiment, Company A enlistment book, MS 1243, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Unknown.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Volume 1: Enlistment book. Chatham County, Georgia, 1899-1904