Son of Letitia Miller and Robert S. Broaddus; brother of Jeannette Julia Broaddus, and Sallie Broaddus Snead.
Company B "Caroline Light Dragoons" of Caroline County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, Cavalry, Aquia District, Dept. of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Caroline County VA.
Enlisted on 5/6/1861 at Caroline County, VA as a Private, he mustered into "B" Co. VA 9th Cavalry.
Absent, sick 7/1861 through 12/1861.
Surprised by Union troopers while asleep in home of friend, Dr. Gouldin, and killed.
The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex, Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond. (bio by: BigFrench)
Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Maintained by: BigFrench
Originally Created by: George Seitz
Record added: May 24, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14401117
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