Maj Lamar Fontaine
Washington County, Texas, USA
|Death||1 Oct 1921 (aged 79)
Lyon, Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA
|Burial||Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA|
|Memorial ID||13660638 ·|
Lemuella Smith Brickell Fontaine
1843–1922 (m. 1866)
Susette Fontaine Sawyer
4 LA Cav. C.S.A.
"He was the bearer of caps and dispatches between Pemberton and Johnston during the siege of Vicksburg, May, June and July 1863. Author of the poem: "All quiet along the Potomac", and the deadliest sharpshooter in the army of Northern Virginia.
Duty done, Honor won. Resurgam."
- Created by: Michelle Woodham
- Added: 19 Mar 2006
- Find a Grave Memorial 13660638
Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maj Lamar Fontaine (11 Oct 1841–1 Oct 1921), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13660638, citing Grange Cemetery, Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Michelle Woodham (contributor 46636907) .