COMPANY F, 6th TEXAS CAVALRY REGIMENT
“THE LANCASTER GUARDS”
 Company F, was recruited in DallasCounty during the spring of 1861. They came from the Lancaster area
of the county and had been serving as a loosely organized militia. Through additional recruiting a cavalry company was
formed on the 1 - 4th  July, 1861.  They soon participated with training exercises on the State Fair Grounds with several other
companies being recruited in North Texas.  Robert S. Guy was elected as the unit’s first Captain.  In late August, 1861 the
regiment began to form at Camp Bartow, seven miles south of Dallas (“between what is nownHutchins and the River, north of
Dowdy Ferry Road”).  On September 9th the Company was mustered in as Company F, 6th Texas Cavalry Regiment, CSA.
 FIELD
LOCATIONS:
 September 9, 1861.
 Stationed at Dallas, Dallas County, TX.
September 9, 1861  Muster-in roll of Captain Robert S. Guy's Company F, in
the ___ Regiment (___ Brigade) of Texas Cavalry Volunteers, commanded by Colonel B. Warren Stone, Called into the service
of the Confederate States in the Provisional Army under the provisions of the Act of Congress passed February ___, 1861 by the
Secretary of War from September 9, 1861 (date of this muster)  For a term of twelvemonths, unless sooner discharged. 
SIGNED R. R. GARLAND, Captain, Confederate States Army, Mustering Officer.
Muster Roster
October 31, 1861     
Stationed at Flat   Rock Creek, Missouri.
November - December 1861  Stationed at Fort Gibson, Cherokee
Nation, I.T.
January - February 1862  Station at camp on
Lee's Creek, AK.
March - April 1862      
Stationed at Camp   McIntosh, Ak.
March 4, 1862    
 Again took up the line of march.
March 7, 1862     Met the enemy near Elkhorn
Tavern and participated in the battle.
May - June 1862  
 Stationed at Camp   Maury, MS.
July - August 1862   
 Stationed in the field.
September - October 1862  Stationed at
Camp   Rogers, MS.
November - December 1862  Stationed
not stated.
January - February 1863  Stationed
near Spring   Hill, TN.
March - April 1863      
Stationed at Spring   Hill, TN.
May - June 1863  
Stationed near Brownsville,  MS.
July - August 1863  
Station near Ebenezar, MS.
May - June 1864
 Stationed near Marietta,  GA.