BATTLE FLAGS (L-R)
15th, 33rd, 57th Alabama Infantry and 6th Florida Regiments
THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES
WORKING LIST OF JOHN RILEY, SR., DESCENDANTS SERVING IN THE CSA
"To tar the sacrifices of the Confederate soldier as simple racism, and reduce the battle flag under which he fought to nothing more than the symbol of a racist heritage, is one of the great blasphemies of our modern age."
Senator James Webb (U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1987-1988)
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Son of John, Sr.
Sons of Edward
Sons of Needham
Sons of Abraham
Sons of Daniel
Sons of Caron H. Riley and Aris Woodham, Jr.
Sons of Elender Riley and John Grady Ward
"Sirs, you have no reason to be ashamed of your Confederate dead. See to it they have no reason to be ashamed for you."
Editor's Note: The list above was compiled from various sources, and subject to ongoing revision. Also please see Ervin Riley's compilation of Riley Kin Civil War veterans elsewhere on this website.