Baxters Battalion Mississippi Cavalry
(from Dunbar Rowlands "Military History of Mississippi, 1803-1898"; company listing courtesy of H. Grady Howells "For Dixie Land, Ill Take My Stand)
No company listing available.
January, 1863, listed with cavalry at or near Greanda, with General Van Dorn, 259 in number. In organization by General Van Dorn, "Baxters Scouts," reserve at headquarters.
No further information available.
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