Rofena Fallis

Rofena Fallis

Civil War (Confederate) · Confederate Navy · Seaman
Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
Branch

Confederate Army

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State

Florida

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Unit

Seventh Infantry (Cr-H)

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Rank

4th Corporal

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Service End Date

25 Feb 1864

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Service Start Date

25 Apr 1862

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Served For

United States of America

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Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Branch

Confederate Navy

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Rank

Seaman

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Service Start Date

3 Mar 1864

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Service End Date

> 25 Jan, 1865

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Served For

United States of America

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Civil War (Confederate) (1861 - 1865)
Branch

Militia

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Conflict Period

Civil War (Confederate)

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Service End Date

25 Apr 1862

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Rank

Seaman

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Service Start Date

1 Dec 1861

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Served For

United States of America

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Stories about Rofena Fallis

Biographical Sketch

    Rofena Fallis was mustered into service as a seaman on December 1st, 1861 with Captain Henry Mulrenan’s Florida Volunteer Coast Guards.  He was assigned to the crew of the Mary Jane.  He remained in this unit until mustered into Confederate service on April 25th, 1862 when he was enlisted as a 4th Corporal in Captain Smith’s Company (Key West Avengers), 7th Regiment Florida Infantry by Major R. B. Thomas at Tampa, Florida for a period of 3 years or the war.

    He was reported present on all subsequent rolls until February 25th, 1864 when he was transferred to the C.S. Navy and assigned to serve in _CSS Savannah _at Savannah, Georgia.

    He served in CSS Savannah from March 10th until until December 21st, 1864, when the vessel was fired and scuttled to avid capture by General Sherman’s forces at Savannah.  He, along with Robert Watson, was briefly sent to Charleston, South Carolina where he served briefly in CSS Columbia.  He was transferred to Richmond station on January 25th, 1865; there is no further record of service after this date.

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    10/26/2013
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