Master James Shacklett
CSA Navy Master
Pre-War Profession: Riverboat Pilot
War Service: 1862-1865 CSA Navy Master, Riverboat Pilot patrolling the Missouri River.
Location Unit Entered Service: Yazoo & Mississippi Rivers.
Unit type: C.S.S. Arkansas, Navy River Defense Fleet.
Branch of Service: Navy of the Confederate States of America.
Current Residence: Western Tennessee
Involvements During War Time: Engaged in the Battle of New Orleans, Battle of Memphis, & the Siege of Vicksburg, Then continued by Attacking Farraguf's Fleet above Vicksburg.
C.W.D. Family Line:
Master James Shacklett is the nephew of
Major Benjamin W. Shacklett
of the Missouri State Guard (Militia)