Biography[edit | edit source]
During much of the Civil War, Branch served in the Confederate States Army as a captain in Company A the 21st Texas Cavalry (also known as the 1st Texas Lancers.) He later represented Texas in the Second Confederate Congress in 1864 and 1865 until the end of the war.
Notes[edit | edit source]
- National Park Service Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System Film Number M227 roll 4