Confederate weapons, unlike Union weapons, included swords. The Colt 1851 Navy revolver and Fayettville rifle were common weapons. The Confederates did not have as many weapons as the industrial North did during the war.
Sterling Price - Civil War Confederate Major General, US Congressman, Missouri Governor. After 6 years in the general assembly of Missouri, Price was elected to Congress in 1844. Price & his Missouri Confederates fought Union general Nathaniel Lyon at Wilson's Creek & went on to capture Lexington, Missouri before being forced to retreat to northwest Arkansas. He was commissioned major general, C.S.A. & led troops in the unsuccessful battles of Luka & Corinth, Mississippi.
General Pierre Gustave Toutant de Beauregard (May 1818 - February best known as a General for the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War, was also a writer, civil servant, and inventor.
Nathan Bedford Forrest Cavalry Corps ~ Confederate States of America Medal “I rode with Forrest!” These four words alone were sufficient to define a Civil War Veteran’s service for those who fought on either side of the late War of Rebellion.