Name:    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)