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Maj John H. Shelmire
Birth: Feb. 14, 1814
Death: Jun. 9, 1863
Brandy Station
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. He was a Major in the 1st NJ Cavalry. He was killed in action at Brandy Station, Virgina on June 9, 1863 and was buried alongside his friend Lieutenant Colonel Virgil Broderick of the 1st NJ Cavalry. Both men are buried at the Foot of the Flagstaff. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Eliza Woolsey Shelmire (1818 - 1894)
 
Burial:
Culpeper National Cemetery
Culpeper
Culpeper County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Flag Circle, Grave 436
 
Maintained by: Russ Dodge
Originally Created by: Gregory Spesh
Record added: Feb 27, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8446541
Maj John H. Shelmire
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Maj John H. Shelmire
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Maj John H. Shelmire
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Added by: Janet Greentree
 
 
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For a local boy in Southern soil. I'll bring you real blooms one day.
- Imogene
 Added: Jun. 17, 2011
The CWRT of Montgomery County PA honors one of its sons from Moreland Township.
- Charles J. Kelly
 Added: Feb. 14, 2007

- C
 Added: Jun. 18, 2006
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