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Private. J. Clay March Company. A, "Rock City Guards," 1st (Feild's) Tennessee Infantry. Severely wounded at Murfreesboro, the wound would become disabling for further infantry service.

Elbert & Louisa Jemison, Wedding Picture, Talladega, Alabama 1860 census for Anderson County, Texas, has them at Tennessee Colony. He was 25 and she was 18 in 1860. No kids yet. He’ll go into the 1st Texas Infantry, shot through the lungs at Gaines Mill, shot through the hip and thigh at Sharpsburg, wounded slightly in left breast at Cold Harbor. Resigned August 19, 1864, and that’s when we think they (she moved back to Talladega for the war) moved back to their property in Texas and he...

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Baseball Recovered From Civil War Battlefield Is Unveiled

A baseball recovered from the Civil War battlefield at Shiloh in 1862.

Confederate soldier Laurie M. Anderson (186-) Laurie M. Anderson of Tallahassee was a member of the Bradford Light Infantry, Co. A, Florida Battalion. He died in April 7, 1862, at the Battle of Shiloh. The 1st Florida Volunteer Infantry fought in the Battle of Shiloh, April 6-7, 1862.

Brig-Gen. Preston Smith (25.12.1823|19.9.1863) Colonel of militia rgt 5|1861, mustered into CSA as 154th Tennessee Volunteer Infantry Regiment; 17.8.1861. Severely wounded at Shiloh. Commanded brigade at Richmond, Ky, then division after Cleburne wounded. At Battle of Chickamauga, rode in front of Union Army detachment during an attack at dark, mortally wounded in the chest. | 17th Georgia | Private Isaac Becksworth, Company C, 17th Georgia Infantry. Enlisted August 14, 1862 in Columbus, Ga. Wounded May 23, 1864 and slightly wounded March 22, 1865 while serving wih Benning's Brigade