Col. Christopher Claudius Pegues, C.S.A.



As promised, my great, great grandmother’s brother, who was captain of the volunteer Cahawba Rifles, 1861; colonel of the Fifth Alabama Infantry Regiment, 1862; fatally wounded leading the regiment in a charge at Gaines Mill, VA, May, 1862; died at Richmond, July 15; and buried in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond. 

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  1. Indeed.