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|Born||October 10, 1829
Washington County, Texas, U.S.
|Died||October 1, 1921
Lyon, Mississippi, U.S.
|Children||3 sons, 3 daughters|
|Allegiance|| United States of America (1846–1848)
Confederate States of America (1861–1865)
||United States Navy
Confederate States Army
|Years of service||1846–1848
Lamar Fontaine (October 10, 1829 - October 1, 1921) was an American military officer, spy, surveyor, poet and author. He served in the Mexican–American War and the American Civil War, and he was a member of the Ku Klux Klan. He drew maps of Israel, Japan and China. He authored poetry and a memoir.
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