Following the American Civil War Sesquicentennial with day by day writings of the time, currently 1863.

Captain George W. Chilton, C.S.A.

June 1, 2013

Civil war portrait,Miscellaneous document sources

Captain George W. Chilton, Confederate States of America Army

Capt Geo – W Chilton, Brig Ordnance officer, Fort Brown, June 1, 1863

Captain George Washington Chilton, Third Texas Cavalry, and ordnance officer on the staff of Brigadier General H. P. (Hamilton Prioleau) Bee at Fort Brown. Chilton, who owned five slaves, was a delegate to the Texas Secession Convention. He wears a French military waist belt and belt plate.

Fort Brown, Cameron County, Texas.

SMU – Lawrence T Jones III Texas Photographs collection image.

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