Statement of A. V. Caro and John Pons from pension file of Delia Baker, Escambia County, FL-
"We do not remember the name of the Company of Home Guards of Pensacola in which the late William J. Baker served. There were four Companies of Home Guards, affiant A. V. Caro served in Capt. J. W. Hall's Company, and affiant John Pons served in the Jackson Guards, and the late William J. Baker served in one of the other Companies of Pensacola Home Guards"
Pons is listed as "mulatto" in census records.