Graduate of West Point. Taught at Mount Saint Mary's, Emmitsburg, Maryland, and commanded the Mount cadet drill team in the years prior to the War of 1861. Commanded a battery of Confederate Artillery in the defense of Vicksburg. Husband of Lizzie Miles.
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Daniel M. Beltzhoover, Class of 1847; a brief career biography of him is online, entry #1342 of Cullum's Biographical Register of the Graduates of the Military Academy. -
Bill Thayer (History of West Point) Added: Dec. 30, 2010