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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 4 0 Browse Search
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Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Additional Sketches Illustrating the services of officers and Privates and patriotic citizens of South Carolina. (search)
Dantzler left surviving him five sons, none of whom was old enough to enlist for the service of his country, the oldest of them being only ten years of age when their father gave his life for the independence of the Southern Confederacy. Glenn Edwin Davis, since 1883 city sheriff of Charleston, was born in Fairfield district, in 1843, but was reared from the age of four years in the city. Several of his ancestors were officers in the Revolutionary army. In 1858 he entered the military acadnd Petersburg, Drewry's Bluff, Trevilian's, Hawe's Shop, Gravelly Run, Nance's Shop, the continuous skirmishing before Sherman's army from Columbia to Averasboro, and the final battle of Bentonville. For a year after the close of hostilities Adjutant Davis resided at Edgefield. He then returned to Charleston, where he has since resided. His election as city sheriff in 1883 and his long retention in office evidence the high regard in which he is held by the people of the city. Lieutenant Ja