(1841 - 1900)
Home State: Louisiana
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Infantry
In September 1861 he was 1st Lieutenant and in command of the Company (Battery).
The rest of the War
"General E. Kirby Smith, commander of the Confederate Trans-Mississippi Department issued Special Order No. 290 on 19 Nov 1864 to organize the artillery in his department into
seven field battalions, one reserve battalion, and a siege train. Each battalion consisted of four or more Field Battery units. The 4th Texas Field Battalion was assigned to the Fourth Battalion under the command of Maj. Charles Winder Squires. Other units assigned to the Fourth Battalion were the 1st Texas Field Battery, 9th Texas Field Battery, and 16th Texas Field Battery."
After the War
He had a career as a merchant in New Orleans and St.Louis after the war.
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