Dr. William Watts Parker

Captain Dr. William Watts Parker, 1824-1899. The Richmond medical doctor who organized, recruited & commanded Parker’s “Boy Battery.” It supported from Cherokee Heights (as best it could with faulty Rebel ammunition) the Confederate assault on Fort Sanders.

About Dick Stanley

Retired Texas daily newspaperman
This entry was posted in Boy Battery and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s