Onslow County, NC
Andrew J. P. Giddings resided in Onslow County where he enlisted at age 24, May 13, 1861, for the war. Wounded and captured at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, July 3, 1863. Confined at Decamp General Hospital, David's Island, New York harbor until paroled and exchanged at City Point, Virginia, September 8, 1863. Captured at Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia, May 12, 1864 and confined at Point Lookout, Maryland until transferred to Aiken's Landing, James River, Virginia March 15, 1865, for exchange. Declared exchanged on March 18, 1865.