Horatio N. Jenkins:
Courtesy of David Hill: November 2006
Jenkins, Horatio N., Sergeant and First Lieuenant, Company. I, 18th Louisiana Infantry. Enlisted June 19, 1861, New Orleans, Louisiana. Present on Rolls to February 1862. Roll for May and June, 1862, Present. Elected Ord. Sergeant to Second Lieutenant, May 11, 1862. Roll for July and August 1862, Present. Promoted First Lieutenant from Second Lieutenant July 23, 1862. Present on Roll for January and February 1863. Rolls from May 1863 to August, 1863. Present. Signs Roll as Commanding Company. Also appears on Rolls of Company E, Cons. 18th Regt. and Yellow Jacket
Battalion, Louisiana Infantry. First Lieutenanton Roll for January and February 1864, signs Roll as Commanding Company.
1/LT I, 18TH LA INF CSA CAPT CO H 18TH LA INF CSA
- DATE OF DEATH: 03/29/1915
- BURIED AT: SECTION CONF SITE 249A
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