General William Barksdale

Display Name: 
General William Barksdale
Sort Name: 
Barksdale, General William
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Upper Class
Rank: 
Peripheral
Vitality: 
Dead
Occupation: 
Armed Forces
Specific Job: 
Confederate General
Date of Birth: 
Tuesday, August 21, 1821
Origin: 
Tennessee
Cause of Death: 
War
Biography: 

Barksdale resigned from his office as a member from the U.S. House of Representatives to fight for the Confederacy. He participated in many battles in Virginia and was mortally wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863.

Ontological Status: 
Historical/Real
Individual or Group: 
Individual
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