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Re: William B. Temple(s)
Posted by: Cullen (ID *****1452) Date: February 25, 2013 at 16:46:11
In Reply to: William B. Temple(s) by charles temple of 39838

He could have missed the 1860 census.

Temple, William B.
Regiment Name:6th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Wharton, Stone's)Side: Confederate Company:I Soldier's Rank In:Private Soldier's Rank Out:Sergeant Alternate name:Film Number:M227 roll 36

6th Regiment, Texas Cavalry (Wharton, Stone's)
Overview:6th Cavalry Regiment [also called 2nd Regiment] was organized with 1,150 men at Dallas, Texas, in September, 1861. Many of the men were from Dallas, McKinney, Waco, Austin, and Lancaster, and Bell County. The unit skirmished in the Indian Territory, fought at Elkhorn Tavern, then moved wast of the Mississippi River. It contained 803 effectives in the spring of 1862 and was dismounted during the battles at Corinth and Hatchie Bridge. Here the regiment reported 148 killed, wounded, or missing. Assigned to Ross' Brigade, it served with the Army of Tennessee during the Atlanta Campaign, was active in Tennessee, and ended the war in Mississippi attached to the Department of Alabama, Mississippi, and East Louisiana. The field officers were Colonels Lawrence S. Ross, B. Warren Stone, and Jack Wharton; Lieutenant Colonels John S. Griffith and Peter F. Ross; and Robert M. White and Stephen B. Wilson.


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