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John A. Baxter

John A. Baxter
 First Corporal, Company A, 40th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, CSA 
Born April 4, 1834 in Madison County, Georgia
Promoted to First Corporal March 10, 1862 
Captured July 4, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi
Paroled July 6, 1863 at Vicksburg, Mississippi
Deserted in 1864
Took the Oath of Allegiance to the United States June 14, 1864 in Louisville, Kentucky and released to remain north of the Ohio River during the War
Died August 31, 1925
Buried at Dallas City Cemetery, Confederate Avenue, Dallas, Georgia