Daniel Weisiger Adams

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Daniel Weisiger Adams
Allegiance United States of America
Confederate States of America
Service/branch Confederate Army
Years of service 1861–65
Rank Brigadier General
Commands held 1st Louisiana Regulars
Battles/wars American Civil War
-Battle of Shiloh
-Battle of Perryville
-Battle of Stones River
-Battle of Chickamauga
-Battle of Selma
Relations Brother of William Wirt Adams

Daniel Weisiger Adams (May 1, 1821 – June 13, 1872) was a noted lawyer and a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.

Sources[change | change source]

  • Warner, Ezra J., Generals in Gray: Lives of the Confederate Commanders, Louisiana State University Press, 1959, ISBN 0-8071-0823-5.
  • Who Was Who in America, Historical Volume 1607-1896. Chicago: Marquis Who's Who, 1963.