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Pvt Walter Luther Burruss, Sr
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Birth: 1846
Caroline County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1928
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA

Company E (G.G. Savage's), 19th Battalion Virginia Heavy Artillery, Crutchfield's Brigade, G.W.C. Lee's Division, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Caroline County VA.
Enlisted on 4/15/1864 at Battery 5, Richmond, VA, he was mustered into "E" Co. VA 19th Battn Heavy Artillery as a Private.
On all rolls 8/31/1864 thru 2/28/1865.
Paroled 4/26/1865 Ashland, VA.

Postwar, married to Ida Geraldine Blanton, he lived at 1408 Main Street, Fredericksburg, Va.; father of Walter L. Jr., and Thomas S.; bookkeeper, later secretary-manager of C.E. Hunter, F.F. Plow Works & groceries at 816 Main Street; member of the Masonic Royal Arcanum, Fredericksburg Council No. 416 (Warden); Home Building Association (Secretary).

The 19th Heavy Artillery Battalion was organized in June, 1862, with four companies, later increased to five. This unit was attached to the Department of Richmond and served throughout the war defending the city.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
Family links: 
  Ida Geraldine Blanton Burruss (1857 - 1930)
  Walter Luther Burruss (1885 - 1932)*
  Ashton Burruss (1886 - 1895)*
  Thomas Sanford Burruss (1891 - 1937)*
  Mary Jane Burruss (1892 - 1892)*
  Harold Francis Burruss (1892 - 1893)*
*Calculated relationship
Fredericksburg Cemetery
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 8, Stone 273
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Jan 10, 2006
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Pvt Walter Luther Burruss, Sr
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