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1859.


Samuel H. Lockett.

1826. Born Virginia.

Appointed Alabama. 2.

Colonel of engineers.


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Charles R. Collins.

1827. Born Pennsylvania.

Appointed Pennsylvania. 3.

Colonel, commanding Fifteenth Virginia Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia. Killed May 12, 1864, at Spotsylvania.


Robert F. Beckham.

1830. Born Virginia.

Appointed Virginia. 6.

Colonel, July 25, 1864. Chief of artillery, staff of General J. B. Hood, commanding Army of Tennessee. Killed November 30, 1864, Franklin, Tenn.


Moses H. Wright.

1831. Born Tennessee.

Appointed Tennessee. 7.

Brigadier-General (acting), December 30, 1864. Commanding P. M. B. Young's old Brigade, Hampton's Division, Cavalry Corps, Army of Northern Virginia.


Joseph Wheeler.*

1843. Born Georgia.

Appointed New York. 19.

Major-General, January 20, 1863. Lieutenant-General, February 28, 1865. Commanding cavalry corps, Army of Tennessee. 1860.


Benjamin Sloan.*

1853. Born South Carolina.

Appointed South Carolina. 7.

Major, Assistant Adjutant-General, Huger's Division Army of Northern Virginia, in 1862.


William W. M'Creery.

1857. Born Virginia.

Appointed at Large. 11.

Lieutenant, Confederate States Army, 1861. Assistant to Chief of Artillery, Pemberton's staff, Department of Mississippi. Killed July 3, 1863, at Gettysburg.


Stephen D. Ramseur.

1860. Born North Carolina.

Appointed North Carolina. 14.

Major-General, June 1, 1864. Commanding division, Second Corps, Army of Northern Virginia. Died October 21, 1864, of wounds received October 19th at Cedar Creek.


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John M. Kerr.

1865. Born North Carolina.

Appointed North Carolina. 19.

Died in 1861 in North Carolina.


John R. B. Burtwell.

1870. Born Alabama.

Appointed Alabama. 24.

Colonel, commanding Eleventh Alabama Cavalry, Roddey's Brigade, District of Northern Alabama.


Wade H. Gibbes.*

1874. Born South Carolina.

Appointed South Carolina. 28.

Major, 1864, commanding Gibbes's Battalion, Artillery Corps, Army of Northern Virginia.


Frank Huger.

1877. Born Virginia.

Appointed at Large. 31.

Colonel, 1865, commanding Huger's Battalion of Artillery, Artillery First Corps, Army of Northern Virginia.


Edward B. D. Riley.

1880. Born Indian Territory.

Appointed at Large. 34.

Lieutenant-Colonel, 1864. Chief of Ordnance, Hindman's Corps, Army of Tennessee.


Harold Borland.

1887. Born North Carolina.

Appointed Arkansas. 41.

Captain, Acting Assistant Adjutant-General to Brigadier-General Chalmers, 1861, Army of the Mississippi.

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