Samuel Cole

Samuel Cole

Private, Company A, 40th Regiment, Georgia Infantry, CSA

Promoted to Private March 10, 1862

Captured May 16, 1863 at Baker's Creek, Mississippi

Paroled July 3, 1863 at Fort Delaware, Delaware

Exchanged July 6, 1863 at City Point, Virginia

Captured 1864 in Paulding County, Georgia

Took Oath of Allegiance to the United States Government at Louisville, Kentucky and released to remain north of the Ohio River during the War June 15, 1864