New York, USA
|Death: ||May 27, 1863|
Frederick W. Arents, born New York, 1840; son of Shippen and Jane Arents; family moved to Richmond, Virginia, after 1850; previous service as private, company D, 1st Virginia Artillery (2nd Virginia Artillery/3rd company Howitzers); participated in the land battles around Richmond, in the summer of 1862; transferred, in early, 1863, to the Confederate States Navy, as 3rd Assistant Engineer; killed in boiler explosion aboard CSS Chattahoochee, Apalachicola River, Florida, May 27, 1863; buried at the First United Methodist Church Cemetery, Chattahoochee, Florida.
First Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Terry Foenander
Record added: May 14, 2007
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