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Pvt Samuel R Ard
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Birth: 1828
Williamsburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: May, 1863
Chancellorsville
Spotsylvania County
Virginia, USA

Company G, 15th S.C. Infantry, Kershaw's Brigade, McLaws' Division, Magruder's Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, CSA.

Residence was not listed; 35 y.o. butcher.
Enlisted on 9/16/1861 at Lightwoodknot Springs, near Columbia, SC., he was mustered into Captain J.B. Chandler's Company, 15th South Carolina Volunteers as a Private. (This company subsequently became Company G, 15th South Carolina Infantry.)
Detailed 4/1862 as butcher for the Commissary.
Present or accounted for on all Rolls until Killed In Action in the Battle of Chancellorsville, Va.
His wife, Mary, filed a settlement claim 2/22/1864.

The 15th Infantry Regiment completed its organization in September, 1861, at Lightwoodknot Springs, near Columbia, South Carolina. Its members were raised in the counties of Richland, Union, Lexington, Kershaw, Fairfield, and Williamsburg. This regiment sustained 54 casualties at Chancellorsville.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
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 Children:
  Samuel Tom Ard (1861 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

S P ARD
SC

(Middle intitial incorrect on headstone.)
 
Burial:
Confederate Cemetery
Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 13, Row 3, Grave 2
 
Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Nov 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9955500
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