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HENRY T. COTTAM
1841  ̶  ̶   1932


Henry COTTAM
Served in
CO. E & B
5  LA.  INF.
C. S. A.

Cottam, Hy. (also Cutton, H. T.; Cottom, H. T.),Pvt. Sergt. Co. E. B. 5th La. Infty. En. June 4th, 1861. Camp Moore, La. Present or absent not stated on Rolls to Aug., 1861. Present on all Rolls from Sept., 1861, to Feb., 1862.  Roll for July and Aug., 1862, Wounded at Bristow Station, Orange & Alex. R. R., Aug. 27th, 1862. Present on Rolls from Sept., 1862, to April, 1863.

Promoted from Corpl. to 4th Sergt. May 1st. Present on Rolls from May to Aug., 1863. Appears on Roll of Prisoners of War, Captured at Rappahannock, Va., Nov. 7th, 1863. Sent to Washington Nov. 11th, 1863. Paroled until exchanged at Pt. Lookout, Md., March 10th, 1864. Recd. at City Point. Va., March 15th, 1864, and exchanged. Roll for May 1st to Aug. 31st, 1864, Absent. sick, in Staunton, Va. Roll for Sept. and Oct., 1864, not dated, Present. Deserted Feb. 23rd, 1865. Appears on a Register of Refugees and Rebel Deserters at Pro, Marshal Gen.'s Office, Washington, D. C. Recd. Feb. 27th, 1865, from Army of the Potomac. Taken Oath. Transportation furnished to New Orleans, La. Born Ireland, occupation clerk, Res. New Orleans, La., age when enlisted 32,single.

Above from Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers by Andrew B. Booth

JASPER L. RUSS
Born in St. Tammany Parish, La.
June 24, 1845.
Died in Osyka, Miss.
Oct. 10, 1883.


Jasper RUSS
Served in
CO. H
Crescent Regiment
LA.  INF.
&
CO. A
Red River
Sharpshooters
C. S. A.

Russ, Jasper, Pvt. Co. H, Crescent Regt. La. Inf. Roll March 5, 1862, to June 5, 1862 (only Roll on which borne), En. _.

Russ, J. L., Pvt. Co. A, Red River Shp. Shooters La. On Roll of Prisoners of War, C. S. A., Paroled Alexandria, La., June 7, 1865. Res. New Orleans, La.

Above from Records of Louisiana Confederate Soldiers by Andrew B. Booth

 



 

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