Pvt. Catlet Smith enlisted September 25, 1862 in Thomas Confederate Legion. The legion was composed of Cherokee Indians and mountaineers from Western North Carolina and East Tennessee. It is believed to be the most unusual fighting unit of the American Civil War.
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A true Hero. Had not heard of a band of soldiers who fought with the Cherokee Indians. -
ROSE M TERRY Added: Jun. 30, 2015
Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice. -
Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C. Added: Apr. 20, 2015