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Thursday, April 5, 2018

CALCASIEU GREYS -- April 2018

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Colonel Eugene Waggaman of the 10th Louisiana Infantry Regiment
shown here when he was captain of Company I (Tirailleurs d' Orleans).

Monday, March 5, 2018

CALCASIEU GREYS March 2008

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Captain William Pratt Parks of Co. D, 4th Arkansas Infantry Battalion and
1st Tennessee Heavy Artillery Regiment in uniform
(Liljenquist Family Collection, Library of Congress)

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

CALCASIEU GREYS, February 2018

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Lt. Gen. Thomas J. "Stonewall Jackson, painting by
James Stuart, 1869.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

CALCASIEU GREYS January, 2018

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Brigadier General States Rights Gist.
He  was born in 1831 in South Carolina, was a lawyer and
a brigadier general in the South Carolina Militia. During the
Secession Crisis of 1860-61, he  was an adviser to the governor
of South Carolina. During the War for Southern Independence,
he served as an adviser to Gen. Joseph Johnston at the First
Battle of Manassas; led a South Carolina brigade under Johnston
in the Vicksburg Campaign; and was with his brigade at the
Battle of Chickamauga, the Atlanta Campaign and was killed
in action at the Battle of Franklin, TN Nov. 30, 1864. Gist was
a brave, competent and reliable combat commander.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Sunday, October 29, 2017

CALCASIEU GREYS - November, 2017

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Gen. Custis Lee, Gen. Robert E. Lee and Col. Walter Taylor
seen in 1865 in Richmond, Va. 

Tuesday, October 3, 2017