Wilson's - Gonzales' - Hughes' Battery, Texas Artillery


HISTORICAL NOTES: Wilson's-Gonzales'-Hughes' Battery was organized at Houston, Texas, during the summer of 1862. The unit was attached to the Trans-Mississippi Department and served at Houston, Galveston , and Sabine Pass . It also was involved in the operations in Louisiana on the west bank of the Mississippi River. In 1864 it was assigned to the 7th Artillery Battalion and included in the surrender on June 2, 1865. FIELD OFFICERS: Captains Robert J. Hughes, Thomas Gonzales, and George R. Wilson. ASSIGNMENTS: BATTLES: ROSTERS: Bibliography for Research:







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