Welcome to the
1st Battalion Georgia Sharpshooters
" The unequal contest of four brigades against such overwhelming odds is
unparalleled in this revolution, and the troops deserve immortal honor for
the part borne in the action"
Maj. Gen. W.H.T. Walker
Chickamauga, Georgia September 19, 1863
Russell K. Brown, author of "To the Manner Born -The Life of Gen. William H.T. Walker" has done a magnificent job putting all of our research together. The book contains maps, drawings, and newly found photos. As well as, information from soldiers letters and journals never before published. As an added bonus, Mercer has decided to let us include the entire roster.
The book has been released!!!!! To place an order go to http://www.mupress.org/webpages/books/brown2.html
or BarnesandNoble.com or Amazon.com where it's about $3.00 cheaper
This website exist to honor our ancestors who fought to protect their homes, for their rights,
and for freedom.
If you are a descendent or have any questions or comments, contact me, Kevin Thurman