|15th Georgia Infantry (CSA) |
|Name: Madison A Marcus||Rank: Captain ||Company: I|
Immigrant from Prussia
Served his newly adopted country from the outbreak of war 'til his death in the 2nd battle of Darbytown Road.
Wounded at Chickamauga.
Commanded Fort Gilmer.
Fell in the field of honor, rallying his men.
His general said of him:
'Not one of Napoleon's Marshals was ever so brave.'
JD Waddell said of his death:
'A braver soldier never fought beneath a plume.'
|Contact Name: Daniel Putziger|
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