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Lewis Guards, Louisiana Militia (Confederate)

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<br>''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; [[United States Military Records{{breadcrumb|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]&nbsp; link1=[[LouisianaGenealogy|Louisiana]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; | link2=[[Louisiana Military Records|Louisiana Military]] | link3=[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; [[Louisiana in the Civil War|Louisiana in the Civil War]] | link4=| link5=[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] &nbsp; Lewis Guards, Louisiana Militia (Confederate) '' |Lewis Guards, Louisiana Militia (Confederate)]]}}
=== Brief History ===
"Units of the Confederate States Army" by Joseph H. Crute, Jr. contains no history for this unit.<ref>National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin ===
*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in ‘Louisiana in the Civil War’ and ‘United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865’ (see below).<br>
*National Park Service, [httphttps://www.itd.nps.gov/cwsscivilwar/ soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
*[[Louisiana in the Civil War|Louisiana in the Civil War]] describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Louisiana, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
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