Carte-de-visite of William H. Willis

Collection:
Athens-Clarke County Library Heritage Room Collection
Title:
Carte-de-visite of William H. Willis
Date of Original:
1861/1865
Subject:
Soldiers--Confederate States of America
Confederate States of America. Army--Uniforms
Confederate States of America. Army--Officers
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Portraits
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
Medium:
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
Carte-de-visite photograph of William H. Willis. Willis succeeded to the office of captain of Company I, 4th Georgia Infantry after Capt. Prothro resigned in 1862. The following year, in March 1863, he became major of the regiment. Wounded at Chancellorsville, he was promoted to lieutenant colonel in July 1863, and colonel in 1864.
Metadata URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/id:arl_awc_awc317
Digital Object URL:
http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/acclheritage/do:awc317
Language:
eng
Holding Institution:
Athens-Clarke County Library
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