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This Lieutenant Francis A. Smith appears to be the same person as Lieutenant Francis A. Smith of Bradford's Tennessee Cavalry. Bradford's Tenn Cavalry suffered heavy losses at…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 1 · 07 Apr 2014 You

Chapman Underwood was a Surgeon who was at the Battle of Fort Pillow, TN, on April 12, 1864. Early in the battle, he escaped with the civilians to the gunboard "New Era". Dr.…

Image, found in Civil War "Widows' Pensions": Page 14 · 06 Apr 2014 You

Bradford's 13 Tennessee Cavalry was captured and many killed at the Battle of Fort Pillow 2 weeks after the attack on Paducah. The 13 Tenn Cav had been at Paducah but moved to…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 2 · 25 Mar 2014 You

The name and unit of Private George Babb appears on a New York Times newspaper article dated April 1, 1864, about the Capture of Union City and attack on Paducah, KY by General…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 2 · 25 Mar 2014 You

The submarine H. L. Hunley sunk early in its trials with 5 crewmen on board. This was only a test run and wasn't actually attacking a ship. It sunk again on Oct 15,1863, killing…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Misc: Page 4 · 17 Mar 2014 You

Horace Lawson Hunley was the inventor of the Hunley submarine. He recruited volunteers to serve as crewmen. On October 15, 1863, though he was not part of the crew, Hunley…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Misc: Page 2 · 17 Mar 2014 You

T. F. Bradford in House 69 was lawyer Theodorick Fowke Bradford, Jr. who joined his brother Major William Bradford's 13th (officially 14th, aka Bradford's) Tennessee Cavalry. He…

Image, found in Census - US Federal 1860: Page 61 · 14 Mar 2014 You

Capt. James Stinnett was 65 years old and served in Lt-Col. Andrew Wilson's 16 (aka 21) Tenn Cavalry. During the Battle of Fort Pillow, Capt Stinnett volunteered to lead a…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - TN: Page 2 · 04 Mar 2014 You

Apr 20, 1863 is NOT the date of Battle of Chickmauga.

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - TN: Page 17 · 15 Feb 2014 You

Lt. John (or Jonathan) F. Gregory had helped Major Bradford recruit troops for his regiment and was expecting to be assigned a company to command. Instead, Maj. William Bradford…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 13 · 09 Feb 2014 You

Lt. Francis A. Smith appears on the roll for Bradford's Tennessee Cavalry Battalion, 6th Tennessee Cavalry(age 39) and 7th Tennessee Cavalry(age 38). It is possible he…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 1 · 07 Feb 2014 You

Records for this soldier is also found in Bradford's Tenn Cavalry(US) along with those of James N. Taylor(some confusion among the records). He was wounded at Battle of Fort…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 2 · 25 Jan 2014 You

Same soldier appears in records for Bradford's Tenn Cavalry(US). He was wounded at Battle of Fort Pillow and transferred on steamer Platte Valley to Mound City Hosp.

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 2 · 25 Jan 2014 You

Included in the list of Prisoners captured at the Battle of Fort Pillow was a Private Jefferson Dobbs of 6 USCHA, Company A. Source: Appendix in back of Jordon & Pryor…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - Colored Troops 8th-13th Infantry: Page 6 · 24 Jan 2014 You

The Joint Committee Investigation on the events of the Battle of Fort Pillow, listed Pvt Ledbetter as one of the casualties at Mound City Hospital. This records states he was…

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Union - TN: Page 3 · 21 Jan 2014 You

See records for Capt Carl Adolf Lamberg of the 2nd US Colored Light Artillery under USCT files. One card gives a history of his service and says he was Lieutenant in the 3…

Image, found in Civil War Service Index - Union - Michigan: Page 1 · 17 Jan 2014 You

The comment on this card says Kirk was discharged because the Conscript Act would not allow men of certain age to serve. So during this time, many were discharged and some…

Image, found in Confederate Soldiers - TX: Page 3 · 16 Jan 2014 You

A family history site states that Andrew J. Baxter was born 16 Jan 1841 in Duck River, Hickman County, TN. His brother was George H. Baxter, also in same company and regiment. …

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - TN: Page 2 · 05 Jan 2014 You

J. C. (Cardwell) Wilson was Captain in Barteau's Cavalry and died from wounds received at Battle of Fort Pillow April 12, 1864.

Image, found in Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - TN: Page 7 · 04 Jan 2014 You

James Abington lived in Collierville, TN. This page has an entry dated October 1, 1863. The 7th Illinois Cavalry regiment was camped on the north side of town during the Battle…

Image, found in Southern Claims - Barred and Disallowed: Page 6 · 23 Dec 2013 You