Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Col. William Gates” in article pos=44 of The Daily Dispatch: October 17, 1861., [Electronic resource]:
...t, Topographical Engineers, retired.
Major Giles Porter, Fourth Artillery, retired.
Col. F. S. Belton, Fourth Artillery, retired.
Lieut.-Colonel Thompson Morris, Fourth Infantry, retired.
Col. William Gates , Third Artillery, not retired.
Lieut.-Colonel George Nauman, Third Artillery, not retired.
Brevet Lieutenant Colonel Stephen H. Long, Major Topographical Engineers, not retired.
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