Cadmus Wilcox
Historical Figure
Nationality: United States (Confederate States, 1861-1865)
Date of Birth: 1824
Date of Death: 1890
Cause of Death: Natural causes
Occupation: Soldier, Author of Non-Fiction, tactical instructor, government employee
Spouse: None
Military Branch: United States Army (Mexican-American War),

States Army (American Civil War)

Fictional Appearances:
The Guns of the South
POD: January 17, 1864
Type of Appearance: Contemporary reference
Nationality: Confederate States
Military Branch: Confederate States Army (Second American Revolution)

Cadmus Marcellus Wilcox (May 20, 1824 – December 2, 1890) was an American career officer and tactical instructor. He served in the United States Army during the Mexican-American War, and the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War, rising to the rank of major general. From 1886 until his death, Wilcox was a railroad division chief of the national Land Office.

Cadmus Wilcox in The Guns of the South[]

Cadmus Wilcox commanded a division of the Army of Northern Virginia at the Battle of the Wilderness.[1]