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Report of Persons Murdered in District of Waynesboro Ga

[[7 Columned Table]]
| Name of Persons Murdered White | Name of Persons Murdered Colored | Name of Supposed Murderer White | Name of Supposed Murderer Colored | Date | County | Remarks |
| --- | --- | --- | --- | --- | --- | --- |

| Thomas A. Byne |   |   | Essex Byne | July 1865 | Burke | Tried by Military Commission at Augusta Ga. and executed. |

|   | Unknown | Jacob Chance |   | Summer of 1865 | Burke | Tried by Military Commission and acquitted.  There is no official record of these cases, as they were disposed of by Military Commission; the facts are obtained from the judge of the County Court. |

Wm F. Martins
Lt & A.S.A. Comr.

Note. - The disposition made of the case will be reported in Column of Remarks. 
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