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Lamar Fontaine
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Born October 10, 1829
Died October 1, 1921
Children 3 sons, 3 daughters
Military career
Allegiance  United States of America (1846–1848)
 Confederate States of America (1861–1865)
Service/branch United States Navy
Confederate States Army
Years of service 1846–1848
1861–1865
Rank Major (CSA)

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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