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Confederate (CSV)

Captain

Thomas Anderson Baber, Jr.

(03/19/1833 - 1888)

Home State: Texas

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Texas Infantry

On the Campaign

He commanded Company E and was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References & notes

Basic information from Polley1. Life dates from his gravesite online from Findagrave. Roster has: 1Lt. - Prom., Capt., July 22, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Detailed to recruiting serv. in Tex., Summer, 1864: W. (arm), Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Retired for disability, Dec.15, 1864.

Birth

03/19/1833; Nashville, TN

Death

03/08/1888 Brenham, TX; burial in Prairie Lea Cemetery, Brenham, Tx

Notes

1   Polley, Joseph Benjamin, Hood's Texas Brigade, New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1910, pg. 337  [AotW citation 2590]