These pages includes names and information on the final resting places of many of Louisiana’s brave sons who offered themselves in a noble struggle for Independence. Most are found within Louisiana, however some are listed who are buried in other states as well. It also includes men who fought for other states but are buried in Louisiana. This work is ongoing, the information found here is what has been found to date. Many have offered their time and efforts to collect the data assembled at this point. Mr. N. Wayne Cosby has been the leader of this effort and the databases contained here are from his efforts and dedication. Rights and Ownership of this database are retained by him.The database is used here with his permission, any other use is not allowed.
These forms contain 1. Alphabetical list of Soldiers, 2. Birth and death dates when known, 3.Code for which cemetery they are buried in and 4. Unit designation .
Once you have found the soldier you can look for the cemetery by its code in the Cemetery database. To search the Soldier database you can scroll through the names or 1. Click Edit on the browser toolbar, 2.Click Find on This Page, 3. Type in the name of the soldier, and 4. Click Search. These are large files and will take a moment to open. You can Click the Back button to return to this page.
This form contains the cemeteries that are represented by codes in the Soldier Database. States in which burials are found are listed alphabetically. They are also listed alphabetically by parishes within Louisiana . Use the same method to search as in the Soldier Database, typing in the code, or you can scroll through the list. Use your Back button to return to this page.