Civil War Wiki
Advertisement

Laura J. Williams was a woman who disguised herself as a man and used the alias Lt. Henry Benford in order to raise and lead a company of Confederate Texans during the American Civil War. She and the company participated in Battle of Shiloh.

See also[]

References[]

  • The Civil War Book of List, Combined Books,1993 pages 179-182

External links[]


Template:US-mil-bio-stub

Advertisement