N0. 226 CIW CHAPTER 12 MISSOURI OVERSON’S CONFEDERATE GUERRILLA COMMAND

Commanding officer: Captain Overson

Overson came from Kansas and on June 11, 1864, the command was attacked by Union Militia. He was killed at Ridgeley, Platte County, Missouri. He had earlier been a member of Colonel Calhoun Thornton´s command.

Sources: Bartels, O.R., Western Journal of
Commerce, June 18, 1864.

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