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Lightfoot, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1834-1878


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles E. Lightfoot Civil War Letter

Identifier: MS-0448
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a one page Civil War letter, dated 1865 March 17, from Headquarters, Artillery Defenses, Richmond, Virginia. The letter was written by Confederate officer Lt. Col. Charles E. Lightfoot to Colonel Benjamin S. Ewell, brother and staff officer to General Richard S. Ewell. Lightfoot asks for a clarification of command responsibility for Richmond's artillery defenses, stating that the present command situation places him in conflict with Lt. Col. Carter M. Braxton. General...

Charles E. Lightfoot Civil War Letter [Digital]

 Digital Collection