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Confederate Army soldier and businessman from New Orleans. Most of his military service was spent in St. Tammany and Tangipahoa Parishes and later in Vicksburg, Mississippi, where he spent several months ill in a hospital. He rejoined his unit, was captured near Jackson, Mississippi, in July 1863, and was released May 18, 1865.
Size of Collection
1 box, 1 folder
Ledger containing an account of a South Louisiana soldier's experiences during the Civil War; includes personal and business records after the War.
Dates of Collection
Louisiana Tech University, Louisiana Polytechnic Institute, Louisiana Industrial Institute
Genealogy | Military History | Public History | United States History
University Archives and Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University, "Joseph J. Corneille Record Book" (2019). Manuscript Finding Aids. 247.