Contributed by: Janice Langford
Addison Franklin Workman, lived in Chatham Co. NC on family farm. Parents: Thomas Workman and Candace Straughn. Enlisted in Raleigh, NC in Co E. 14 NC Infantry. Released at Elmyra, NY April, 1865. Addison F. Workman (First_Last) Regiment Name 14 North Carolina Infantry. Side Confederate Company E Soldier's Rank_In Private Soldier's Rank_Out Private Alternate Name Notes Film Number M230 roll 43 Addison F Workman, Private Resided in Chatham County and enlisted in Wake County at age 18, November 25, 1863, for the war. Present or accounted for until wounded near Bethesda Church, Virginia, May 30, 1864. Reported absent wounded through August 1864, but rejoined the company prior to September 22, 1864, when he was captured at Fisher's Hill, Virginia. Confined at Point Lookout, Maryland, until paroled and transferred to Cox's Landing, James River, Virginia, where he was received February 14-15, 1865, for exchange. Rejoined the company prior to April 3, 1865, when he was captured at Petersburg, Virginia. Confined at Point Lookout until released on June 17, 1865, after taking the Oath of Allegiance. From NC State Troops 1861-1865 A Roster Volume 5 page 444.