Gregg Mathew Thompson
Enlisted on 3/16/1864 as a Chaplain.
On 3/16/1864 he was commissioned into Field & Staff GA 40th Infantry
He was Declined (date not stated)
(First name; Gregg or Grigg.)
Rev. G. M. Thompson appointed Chaplain PACS, 40th Georgia Infantry, March 16, 1864 to take rank December 1, 1863, Remarks "Declined" due to age and health which renders him unable to "stand the exposure of camps"
Paid $80 for the month of March 1864
His formal appointment certificate as well as a number of handwritten documents, including his formal statement of inability to serve are contained in his records found in M331, Compiled Service Records of Confederate General and Staff Officers, etc. There are no records in the roster of the 40th Georgia
James Middleton Thompson
Residence was not listed;
Enlisted on 12/23/1862 as a 4th Corpl.
On 12/23/1862 he mustered into "I" Co. GA 63rd Infantry
He was discharged for disability on 10/22/1863
* 5th Sergt 3/15/1863
Enlisted as 4th Corporal, December 23, 1862 at Thunderbolt Battery as 4th Corporal in Company I, Gordon's Georgia Infantry Regiment, subsequently 63rd Georgia Infantry, promoted to 5th Sergeant March 15, 1863, discharged October 22,1863, physical disability