Friday, March 16, 2012
William Addison Phillips.
Major William Addison Phillips, commission June 2, 1862 Promoted Colonel Third Regiment Indian Home Guards.
Colonel William Addison Phillips, commission July 11, 1862 From Major First Indian Home Guards.
Was also a US Congressman. Elected to represent Kansas first as an At-Large Delegate, then from the 1st District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1873 to 1879.
Birth: Jan. 14, 1824, Scotland.
Death: Nov. 30, 1893, Fort Gibson, Muskogee County, Oklahoma.
Burial: Gypsum Hill Cemetery, Salina, Saline County, Kansas.