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LTC John Wesley Goss
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1826
Union
Union County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1866
Petersburg
Dinwiddie County
Virginia, USA

Parents: William R. Goss and Jane T. Davis Goss, both born in VA. Captain of 1st Co. A, 5 SC Infantry 1861. Reorganized and subsequently joined Palmetto Sharpshooters Co. A (First Palmetto, Jenkin's Regiment) through 1865. Captain of Johnson Riflemen, Nov 1860. Elected Capt April 13, 1862. Promoted to Major June 30, 1862. Appointed Lt. Col March 26, 1863. Was to be married in Petersburg, VA when he died suddenly. 
 
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 Parents:
  William R Goss (1790 - 1867)
  Jane T Davis Goss (1790 - 1863)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary H Goss (1818 - 1821)*
  James Hamilton Goss (1820 - 1885)*
  John Wesley Goss (1826 - 1866)
  Samuel Edwin Goss (1827 - 1862)*
  Eliza Virginia Goss (1829 - 1830)*
  J. Fletcher Goss (1831 - 1905)*
  Henry Laurens Goss (1834 - 1893)*
  Carolina Victoria Goss (1838 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Union
Union County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Mary
Record added: Dec 30, 2008
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LTC John Wesley Goss
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LTC John Wesley Goss
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LTC John Wesley Goss
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Remembering and Honoring a True Southern Hero. A Confederate Soldier who Bravely and Proudly Fought for Southern Independence During the War of Northern Aggression. Deo Vindice.
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Jun. 10, 2014
A True Southern Hero
- Tony Smith SCV Camp 38, North Charleston S.C.
 Added: Oct. 22, 2009
 
 
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