Patrick Rael
Associate Professor | Department of History | Bowdoin College
9900 College Station | Brunswick, ME 04011-8499

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Bowdoin Graduates Who Served with the Confederacy

Class of 1832
Jabez C. Rich Captain
Class of 1844
John W. Goodwin Major, 3rd Ala. Vols. C.S.A. 1861
John M. Morrill Captain, Tenn. Vols. C.S.A., Died in service September 30, 1861.
Class of 1846
George F. Mellen Pvt. C.S.A. [Surgeon]
Class of 1847
Henry D. Whitcome Maj.
Jasper S. Whiting Brig. Gen. C.S.A.[Major], Died in service December 25, 1861 Richmond, Va.
Class of 1848
Joseph C. Ives Col. of Engineering. C.S.A.
Class of 1849
James L. Hoole 1st Lt. Miss. Vols. C.S.A. Capt. [Major]
Daniel W. Prescott Capt.
Class of 1850
Arthur McArthur Capt. 6th La. Reg. C.S.A.[Major], Died in service May 25, 1862 Winchester, Va.
Class of 1851
John C. Merrill Surg. 1st and 26th Miss. Regts. C.S.A.
William O. Otis Inf.
Class of 1855
John F. Shaw Inf., Died in service 1863.
Class of 1856
Roscoe G. Jennings Surg.
Class of 1857
Robert M. Spearing Col. C.S.A., Died in service December
13, 1862 Fredericksburg, Va.
   
Class of 1860
Winthrop Norton Inf. 4th Tex. Regt. C.S.A. (involuntary)
Died in service September 20, 1863
Chickamauga, Tenn.
Class of 1861
Sidney M. Finger 11th N.C. Regt. C.S.A. Capt. Maj.
Manuel E. Shell Inf. Died in service 1862