Chidester, T. B. , Pvt. Co. I. 17th La. Infty. En. Sept. 30th, 1861, Camp Moore, La. Present on all Rolls to Feb., 1862. On Hospl. Register, Admitted March 17th, 1862, to 1st Miss. C. S. A. Gen. Hospl., Jackson, Miss. Returned to duty April 1st, 1862. Roll for May 2nd, 1862, to __, 1862, Absent, sick, at Hospl. at Clinton, Miss. Roll for July and Aug., 1862, Absent. Detailed at Hospl. at Clinton, Miss. Roll for Sept. and Oct., 1862. Discharged Oct. 19th, 1862, order of Gen. Bragg.