Maj. Gen Walker, with Waul's and Surry's brigades, passed here parallel to the road during a charge that turned the Federal left flank and gained a position on the road in rear of Federal line. — — Map (db m105303) HM
Here the Federal line extending from the South turned East along a rail fence forming a V. General Mouton's Division charged this line in the bloodiest part of battle. In this, the first Confederate charge, General Mouton was killed and the gallant . . . — — Map (db m105307) HM
Randal's Brigade of Walker's Texas Infantry Div. charged across this area traveling parallel to the road, supporting Mouton's Division which made the first charge on Randal's left. — — Map (db m105305) HM
In Memory of Capt. Elijah Parsons Petty C.S.A. age 34.
Enlisted May 13, 1862 at Bastrop, Texas, for the war.
Mustered in same day as Capt.. Co. F., 17th Regt. Texas Volunteer Infantry.
Fought in Battle of Mansfield, killed at Pleasant Hill, La. . . . — — Map (db m178236) WM
Captain Seth Robert Field
Fell at Battle of Mansfield, April 8, 1864
Member Crescent Regiment of N.O.
Greater Love Hath No Man Than This.
That a Man Lay Down His Life for his Friends - Or His Flag.
A Gentleman . . . — — Map (db m177690) HM WM
The Dolet Hills or "Double Churches" community was organized by homestead settlers in the 1850's on a late 1700's Spanish Land Grant to Pierre Dolet. The Lord, Griffith and Pace families were among the earliest arrivals. There were many family . . . — — Map (db m105342) HM
General Alfred Mouton
Prince C. J. de Polignac
Lt. Colonel July 1861
Col. 5th Tenn. Inft. Aug 1862
Brigadier General Feb 1863
Major General Apr 1864
Twice promoted for gallantry on the fields of Richmond, . . . — — Map (db m177857) HM WM
George W. Berry
Joel A. Carrell
Moses W. Collins
Devereaux J. Ferguson
John F Ferguson
Marshall D. Fleniken
Edward J. Griffith
Thomas E. Hart
William J. Horn
Stephen D. Lord . . . — — Map (db m177946) WM
In memory of James H. Beard
Col. of the Crescent Regiment
Fell at the Battle of Mansfield
April 8, 1864
Age 31 Years
First Captain of the Shreveport Greys
First to raise the flag when Color Bearer . . . — — Map (db m177851) HM WM
Las Ormigas Spanish Land Grant
Ceded by the Spanish Crown to Jaciento Mora
Six leagues square (207,360 acres)
Mora Sold this Grant to
Edward Murphy . . . — — Map (db m105336) HM
On April 8, 1864 Maj. Gen. Richard Taylor rode in front of the Louisiana Brigade of Brig. Gen. Alfred Mouton's division to prepare them for the impending battle. Taylor would later write that he had told them...
"As they were . . . — — Map (db m177553) WM
The progenitor of the Laffitte family in northwest Louisiana was born in Pouyroquelaure, Gascony, France on March 4, 1746 to Francois Jean Boüet and Marie de Laffitte. He immigrated to Louisiana in 1764 and eventually settled here in the Bayou . . . — — Map (db m105228) HM
Remembers her sons by whose valor and
devotion the federal enemy was defeated
at Mansfield, April 8, 1864 and
thereafter in several bloody
engagements driven from the Red River
valley. . . . — — Map (db m105467) WM