Register of Officers of the Confederate States Navy, 1861--1865 Page: 26
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Born in . Appointed from . Second assistant engineer,
January 5, 1864.
Served on C. S. S. Missouri, Red River defenses, 1864-65. Paroled at
Shreveport, La., June 7, 1865.
Burbage, Thomas J.
Born in - . Appointed from - . Acting master, August 4, 1863.
Served on Wilmington station, 1863. C. S. S. Albemarle, 1864.
Burdett, O. S.
Born in . Appointed from . Pilot.
Served on Red River defenses, 1862-63; O. S. S. Cotton, 1862; C. S. ram
W. H. Webb, 1863. Commended by commanding officers of both vessels.
Burk, William J.
Born in . Appointed from . Pilot, September 25, 1862.
Served on C. S. steamers Chioora and Juno, Charleston station, 1862-63.
Burke, William G.
Born in . Appointed from . Master's mate, September 23,
1861. Discharged November 25, 1861.
Served on Richmond station, 1861.
Burley, Bennet G.
Born in Virginia. Appointed from Virginia. Acting master, September
11, 1863. Master not in line of promotion Provisional Navy, June 2,
Served on Richmond station, 1863. Assisted in capture of U. S. Army
tug Titan, March 5, 1864. Captured in Matthews County, Va., May 12,
1864; escaped at Fort Delaware, July 1, 1864. Operated in Rappahan-
nock River, 1864. Assisted in capture of American steamers Philo Par-
sons and Island Queen, in Lake Erie, September 19, 1864, in an effort
to free Confederate States prisoners at Johnsons Island. Arrested in
Toronto, December 3, 1864.
Burr, Horace C.
Born in . Appointed from North Carolina. Acting master's
mate, . Acting master's mate Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864.
Served on C. S. steamers Arotio and Yadkin, Wilmington station, 1862-
1864. Surrendered April 14, 1865, Farmville, Va.; paroled April 14,
Burriss,* E. T.
Born in -- . Appointed from - . Pilot.
Served on C. S. S. Tallahowee (Olustee), 1864.
Burroughs, J. M.
Born in - . Appointed from . Carpenter, February 20, 1862.
Carpenter Provisional Navy, June 2, 1864.
Commanding steamer Cornubia, 186-63. Special duty, 1864.
* Found also as Burrows.
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