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Bishop, James Dickson
JAMES DICKSON BISHOP, Gatesville, Tex.—Was horn at Greensboro, Ala. Enlisted in the Confederate Army, March 22, 1862, near Brenham, Tex., as private, in Company C, Twentieth Texas Infantry, Gen. Harrison's Brigade, Gen. Maxey's Division, C. Buster first Captain, and Elmore, first Colonel. Was never changed, taken prisoner, promoted nor wounded. Was in the battle of Galveston. I lost two brothers in the war, one G. L. Bishop, was killed during a skirmish near Shubuta, Miss. The other, J. N. Bishop, died in a hospital in Greensboro, Ga.