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Walter D. Newman, Sr
Birth: 1832
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1863
Virginia, USA

*I just rec'd ownership of this memorial and am in the process of trying to verify if this cemetery actually exists or if he is buried here. - Robert June 23, 2012

Burial: Virginia CSA Cemetery
Note: Walter died January 2, 1863 in Stauton, Virginia and is buried in the Virginia CSA cemetery. He enlisted in the Confederate Army in his home town of New Site, Alabama. He served in Company "C", 47th Alabama CSA at Loachapoka Alabama joining May 13, 1862. He was wounded at Cedar run, Virginia with Jackson's Division. He was with his company October 31, 1862. He was sick at the hospital November 21, 1862 until his death January 2, 1863 in Staunton, Virginia. Nancy has been said to have said upon Walter's leaving for war "The last time I saw your grandfather he was waving good bye as he walked up the hill with his pack on his back, off to join the war and I was pregnant with his child and waving back, never to see him again."Walter joined Company "C", 47th Alabama CSA at Loachapoka, Alabama 13 May 1862. He was wounded at Cedar Run, Va. with Jackson's Division. He was with his Company 31 October 1862. He was sick at Hospital 21 November 1862 until his death 2 January 1863.

 
 
Burial:
Hollywood Cemetery
Richmond
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Robert C Johnston Jr
Originally Created by: Wilton Golson
Record added: Mar 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50195468
Walter D. Newman, Sr
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Walter D. Newman, Sr
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
Walter D. Newman, Sr
Added by: Martha Reid 19 UDC
 
 
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Thank you for your ultimate sacrifice! You will never be forgotten, GGG grandfather! With love!
- Bamagirl68
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013

- Veteran's family
 Added: Jul. 28, 2013

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