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Military Photographs of Captains in the Confederacy with links to the source of photographs

Do you have additional information about these Confederate soldiers? These photographs are located at the Alabama Department of Archives and History. Click on the link at the end to inform the Alabama Department of Archives and History. You can also order a copy of the photograph from them.


Morgan, Charles_Horton_MorganCharles Horton Morgan enlisted as a private in Co. A, 1st Battalion, Hilliard’s Legion, C. S. A. and was later promoted to 2nd sergeant, Co. I, 59th Alabama Infantry Q4185

Charles L. Lumsden was the captain of Lumsden's Battery, C. S. A.(1834-1867) Q5207Charles L. Lumsden was the captain of Lumsden’s Battery, C. S. A.(1834-1867) Q5207

Charles W. Faust and David Clinton Faust, Company B, 10th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Q758, Q759, Q760Charles W. Faust and David Clinton Faust, Company B, 10th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Q758Q759Q760


Colonel Alexander McKinstry, C.S.A. (1822-1879) McKinstry served in the 32nd Alabama Infantry and as a judge on the military court of Forrest’s Cavalry Division, C. S. A. He was the lieutenant governor of Alabama from 1872 to 1874. Q4647

FreeHearts: 2nd edition A Novel of Colonial America Inspired by true events, Col. John Washington (ancestor of President George Washington), Randall Revell, Tom Cottingham, Edmund Beauchamp ward off Indian attacks and conquer the wilds of Maryland’s Eastern shore in 17th century colonial America in this historical novel.

About Donna R Causey

Donna R. Causey, resident of Alabama, was a teacher in the public school system for twenty years. When she retired, Donna found time to focus on her lifetime passion for historical writing. She developed the websites www.alabamapioneers and All her books can be purchased at and Barnes & Noble. She has authored numerous genealogy books. RIBBON OF LOVE: A Novel Of Colonial America (TAPESTRY OF LOVE) is her first novel in the Tapestry of Love about her family where she uses actual characters, facts, dates and places to create a story about life as it might have happened in colonial Virginia. Faith and Courage: Tapestry of Love (Volume 2) is the second book and the third FreeHearts: A Novel of Colonial America (Book 3 in the Tapestry of Love Series) Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) is the continuation of the story. . For a complete list of books, visit Donna R Causey

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  1. I’m still looking and searching for our Great-Great-Great Grandfather, Warren Jackson Hogan, 3rd Alabama Infantry.

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