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Re: Captain John F. Whitfield
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The NPS database lists...

John F. Whitfield
1st Alabama Infantry
Company K
Rank in : Captain
Rank out: Captain

This was "The John Gill Shorter Artillery".

John F. Whitfield
3rd Alabama Infantry
Company C
Rank in : 1st Sergeant
Rank out: 1st Sergeant

This was Captain Tennant Lomax's Company "The Tuskegee Light Infantry, later under the command of W.C. Swanson.

I believe Whitfield may have actually enlisted in Company G, "The Montgomery True Blues" as 2nd Corporal, under the command of Captain W.G. Andrews.


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