Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Thomas Ballard Blake” in chapter 1.33, section c.1.33.119 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
...s battery, and surrendered with the army at Appomattox.
After the war he devoted his life to teaching the youth of the South, and died in Amherst county, Va., in June, 1896.
Yours very truly, Thomas Ballard Blake , late Captain, etc.
St. Louis, December 29, 1897. To the Editor of the Dispatch:
While on a visit to Richmond last spring I gave some reminiscences of the evacuation, retreat, Sailor's creek, ...
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