Name YOUNG, Pierce Manning Butler
Born November 15 1836, Spartanburg SC
Died July 6 1896, New York NY
Pre-War Profession GMI, appointed to West Point in 1857, resigned 1861 before graduation.
War Service 1861 2nd Lt. of artillery in Confederate Regular Army, served on Bragg's staff in Pensacola, adjutant of Cobb's Legion, Maj. in the Legion's cavalry, Lt. Col., served in Hampton's Brigade, Sharpsburg campaign (w), November 1862 Col., Brandy Station, Gettysburg campaign, assigned to Butler's Brigade, October 1863 Brig. Gen., Ashland (w), defence of Savannah, commanded a division under Hampton in Carolinas campaign.
Post War Career
Holland, Lynwood Mathis Pierce M.B. Young; the Warwick of the South Athens, University of Georgia Press 1964
Name YOUNG, William Hugh
Born January 1 1838, Booneville MO
Died November 28 1901, San Antonio TX
Pre-War Profession Student
War Service 1861 recruited a company which became part of 9th Texas - Capt., Shiloh, Col., Perryville, Murfreesboro (w), Vicksburg campaign (w), Chickamauga (w), Atlanta campaign, Kennesaw Mountain (w), August 1864 Brig. Gen., commanded Ector's Bde at Allatoona (w,c).
Post War Career Lawyer, real estate operator.