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Texas State Cemetery
(TX001)

Austin

Pictures by Martin Gauthier

 

Texas State Cemetery is the home of 9 Confederate Generals and more than 1,000 soldiers.  The Generals in this table are not of Louisiana. 

General Sidney Albert Johnston was originally buried in Metairie Cemetery in Orleans Parish in the Army of Tennessee Tumulus.

Texas
Confederate Generals

Buchel, August
Debray, Zavier Blanchard
Hardeman, William Polk
Johnson, Adam R.
Johnston, Sidney Albert
McCulloch, Benjamin
Scurry, William Read
Terrell, Alexander Watkins
Wharton, John Austin

 

AUGUST BUCHEL
Killed at the Battle of
Pleasant Hill La.
APRIL 15, 1864.

BRED AN OFFICER IN
GERMANY.
An Officer in the
Foreign Legion in FRANCE
Knighted by the
Queen for Gallantry in the
Carlist war in SPAIN.
Also a PASHA
IN THE TURKISH ARMY.

LIEUT. COLONEL
3rd Texas Infantry:
COLONEL
1st Texas Cavalry:
Brigadier General.
Confederate Army.

Immigrated to Texas
in 1845.
CAPTAIN
Co. M. 1st Texas foot Rifles
and aid de Camp to
Maj. Genl. TAYLOR.
MEXICAN WAR.

 

DEBRAY

GEN. X. B. DEBRAY
C. S. A.
Born
Jan. 25, 1816
In Schlestadt, France.
Died
Jan. 6, 1895
at Austoin, TX.

Xavier Blanchard Debray

Came To Texas From France 1848 Spanish
Newspaper Publisher. Joined Confederate
Army As 1st Lieutenant. Tom Green's
Rifles 1861. Served Aide-De Camp Texas
Governor Francis R. Lubbock. Major 2nd
Regiment Texas Infantry. Colonel 26th
Texas Cavalry Known As Debray's Regiment
Used Extensively For Frontier Scouting
Reconnaissance, Attacking And Fighting
Delaying Actions. Commander Eastern
District Texas And Galvaston Defenses
Made Brigadier General 1864 After Red
River Campaign To Prevent Invasion
Of Texas.

Erected By The State Of Texas 1963.




 

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