Do you have Capt. Bohannon's Medal Citation? His records do not provide a clue.
Simon S. Bohannon
Residence Yadkin County NC; 26 years old.
Enlisted on 8/13/1861 at Yadkin County, NC as a Sergeant.
On 8/13/1861 he mustered into "I" Co. NC 28th Infantry
(date and method of discharge not given)
He was listed as:
* Wounded 7/1/1863 Gettysburg, PA (Returned)
* POW 5/12/1864 Spotsylvania Court House, VA
* Confined 5/15/1864 Fort Delaware, DE
* Oath of Allegiance 6/16/1865 Fort Delaware, DE
* 2nd Lieut 4/12/1862
* 1st Lieut 11/1/1862
* Capt 6/20/1863
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- North Carolina Troops 1861-65, A Roster