James W. Davis enlisted June 11, 1862 in Gainesville. He served with the 24th Battalion, Georgia Cavalry, Co. B until, through consolidation of units, he was transferred to Co. C, 7th Regiment, Georgia Cavalry.
Pvt. Davis received pay on July 26, '64 that covered January 1st to June 30th, receiving $77.13.
He was present on roll calls until October when he became sick. He was issued a 60 day furlough beginning October 14, '64.
No further records.