Member Spotlight Found in Confederate Citizens File The National Archives Confederate Citizens File Location: Confederate Citizens FileCitizenDDaDavisson, Jos KPage 5
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Accounts of undercover operation to root out plot to free Federal prisoners

In Nov. 1863, Col. R.T.P. Allen sent out a few men to discover the details of a plot to liberate the federal prisoners at Camp Ford, Texas, seize the arms at the arsenal, burn the town and march toward Monroe, LA. This file includes the affidavits.


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