Member Spotlight Found in Confederate Soldiers - TX The National Archives Confederate Soldiers - TX Location: Confederate Soldiers - TXMann's Cavalry (Bradford's Regiment) AND Mann's Battalion, CavalryWWilliamson, William MPage 37
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Testimony on the abuse of a German-Texan woman in Austin County, January 1864

Cadets in Capt. William M. Williamson's company threw rocks at her house, fired a volley into her house, came in and struck one of her sick sons, cursed her as a "damned Dutch bitch," threatened her absent husband, and stole her chickens. And that was not the last time they came to her house.

Testimony on the abuse of a German-Texan woman in Austin County, January 1864
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