Johnson, Aaron Hughes
8th MO Infantr (CSA)
C/ 3 yr CSA service (Coleman’s Reg’t) Aug. 4-7 1862; 3 yr. CSA service Aug 7, 1862 (Thomasville, MO.)/ Eyes: blue; Hair: brown; Height: 5’ 9”; Age: 24/ Pvt.// Sick at Ft. Smith, Ark. Dec. 28, 1862. (book pg. 297)
Aaron Hughes Johnson is the son of Francis Justice Johnson (b. 1812 prob. Warren Co. TN-d. 1883 Texas Co. MO). Francis Justice Johnson is a 1st cousin to Thomas Marion Johnson, G GF of William Thomas Johnson, Kit # 82017
All the information in this segment is taken from the book, “Serving with Honor”, edited by Michael E. Banasik. It states on the front of this book, “Unwritten Chapters of the Civil War West of the River”, Vol. III, pub. 1999. This book is the Diary of Captain Eathan Allen Pinnell. There is a list in the back of the book with the names of the men who served in this unit. I am listing those I know connect to William Thomas Johnson, Kit # 82017.
Information sent in by Judy Johnson Erickson, sister to William Thomas Johnson.