Georgia Pioneers



Georgia's Confederate Generals

General John Brown Gordon

General GordonGeneral John Brown Gordon was born 6 Feb 1832 in Upson County, Georgia and died in Miami, Florida on 9 Jan 1904, buried in the Oakland Cemetery in Atlanta, Georgia. Battles: First Bull Run; Antietam; Chancellorsville; Gettysburg' Spotsylvania. Sources: Civil War Times Illustrated, Vol. II, No. 4, Jul 1963.

Major-General Joseph Wheeler

General WheelerJoseph Wheeler was born in Augusta, Georgia on 10 Sept 1836 and was buried in the Arlington Cemetery on 25 Jan 1906. He attended the military academy at West Point. Battles" Shiloh; Atlanta. Sources: Civil War Times Illustrated, July 1964; The Campaign for Atlanta.