Civil War Louisiana (CWLA)

Civil War Louisiana (CWLA)
CWLA seeks to provide an online resource of any and all material of the Civil War relating to Louisiana with a special interest in the war in Acadiana in southwest Louisiana.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

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Unknown Louisiana Soldier

Private Michael Thomas Bryant of Gray's 28th Louisiana Infantry
(GG Grandfather of Clint Bryant)

Unknown Louisiana Soldiers

Captain Sewall, 12th Louisiana Light Artillery

Claiborne Lane, Co. G, 18th Louisiana (unsure which person Lane is)

Unknown soldier of the 24th Louisiana Infantry (Crescent Regiment)

John Weir, 1st Louisiana Heavy Artillery


  1. The second from the top young "Unknown Louisiana Soldier" is my GG grandfather Michael Thomas Bryant. He was a pvt in Gray's 28th.

    Clint Bryant

  2. Clint, thats great! I'll update the information. Do you have a copy of the original photograph or any other letters, etc?


Coppens' Zouave Battalion

Coppens' Zouave Battalion
Lt. Colonel George Coppens (seated) and brother, Captain Marie Alfred Coppens.Image sold at auction on Cowan Auctions, for $14,375