Col Frank Huger (1865)

28 January 2019

Captain Francis Kinloch “Frank” Huger commanded the Norfolk Battery in Maryland in September 1862, was promoted to Major on 2 March 1863, Lieutenant Colonel on 27 February 1864, and Colonel on 18 February 1865. He was captured, reportedly by West Point ’60 classmate George Custer, at Sailor’s Creek, VA on 6 April 1865.

His photograph is from Miller’s Photographic History of the Civil War (Vol. 5, 1911).

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