Pictures by Paul Moline, Wayne Cosby, Martin Gauthier
LULA M. SMITH
--- 1862 . 1937
Norwood, Alex. S., Capt. Col. Co. A, 27th La. Inf. En. March 29, 1862, Camp Moore, La. Present or absent not stated on Roll to June, 1862. Roll for July 1 to Nov. 1, 1862, dated Nov. 16, 1862, Promoted to Major, Nov. 12, 1862. Federal Rolls of Prisoners of War, Captured and paroled Vicksburg, Miss., July 4, 1863. On List dated Hdqrs. Shreveport, La., April 1, 1864, Reported for exchange at Shreveport, La., April 1, 1864. Remarks: Paroled as Major, assigned to duty as Colonel since. Name appears as signature to a Roll of Prisoners of War, Paroled at Johnson's Island, Ohio, for New Orleans, La., Jan. 9, 1865. Roll dated Hdqrs. United States Forces, Johnson's Island, Jan. 9, 1865.
Above from Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers by Andrew B. Booth
All photos are the property of