Company H "Sparta Grays" of Caroline County, 30th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Caroline County; a 30 year-old Farmer.
Enlisted on 4/24/1861, he was mustered into "H" Co. VA 30th Infantry as a Private.
Promoted to Sergt 5/1/1862.
Wounded in leg 9/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD.
Wounded in foot and arm 5/16/1864 Drewry's Bluff, VA.; Medical Furlough 6/22/1864 for 60 days.
Hospitalized 3/18/1865 Richmond, VA.
Paroled 5/4/1865 Bowling Green, Caroline County, VA.
The 30th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Fredericksburg, Virginia, in June, 1861. Men of this unit were from Fredericksburg and the counties of Spotsylvania, Caroline, Stafford, and King George. (bio by: BigFrench)
Reuben Broaddus (1867 - 1929)*
Plot: Section 14, Lot 67
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Dec 05, 2008
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