16 April 2016

The Civil War's Last General Officer To Die


Brigadier General Robert C. Tyler, Infantry, CSA, died April 16, 1865.  He was the last general officer to die in the Civil War.

Captain, Assistant Quartermaster, April, 1861. 
Major, Assistant Quartermaster, 1861. 
Colonel 15th regiment Tennessee infantry, 1863. 
Brigadier-General, February 23, 1864. 
Killed at Fort Tyler, near West Point, Georgia, 
April 16, 1865. 

Source - Fold3

Capt. C. [Celestino] Gonzalez, Co. H.
1 Regt.
Florida Infantry

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