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Col Walter Raleigh Moore
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Birth: May 9, 1832, USA
Death: Oct. 9, 1898
Columbia County
Florida, USA

Colonel Walter Raleigh Moore,
Staff, 2nd Florida Infantry

Residence Lake City FL;
Enlisted on 5/23/1861 at Lake City, FL as a Captain.
On 5/23/1861 he was commissioned into "C" Co. FL 2nd Infantry
He was Surrendered on 4/9/1865
He was listed as:
Wounded 5/31/1862 Seven Pines, VA
Wounded 5/6/1863 Chancellorsville, VA (Wounded in throat)
Wounded 7/1/1863 Gettysburg, PA (Wounded in thigh)
POW 7/2/1863 Gettysburg, PA
Confined 7/15/1863 Johnson's Island, OH (Estimated date)
Exchanged 10/11/1864 (place not stated)
Furloughed 10/21/1864 (place not stated)
Promotions:
Major 5/31/1862
Lt Col 6/1/1863 (Estimated date)
Colonel 7/12/1864
Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
8/15/1862 from company C to Field & Staff (Estimated day of transfer)

born in 1835
died 10/10/1898 in Suwannee County, FL
Married Elizabeth A.
NOTES:
Visited Gettysburg, PA with David Lang and William Duncan Ballantine after the war.
His father's name was Joseph and his mother's name was Elpenice (Celia) Stanford.
Florida Confederate Pension Application File A12460
Suwannee County, FL, 1899.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elpenice Celia Stanford Moore (1802 - 1856)
 
 Children:
  Florence P Wadsworth (1865 - 1930)*
  Minnie Lee Moore Hackney (1868 - 1927)*
  Walter R Moore (1871 - 1916)*
  Joseph Calhoun Moore (1876 - 1947)*
  William Peeples Moore (1877 - 1936)*
 
 Sibling:
  Samuel Lewis Moore (1823 - 1890)*
  Walter Raleigh Moore (1832 - 1898)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Huntsville Methodist Church Cemetery
Lake City
Columbia County
Florida, USA
 
Maintained by: gagirlstyle
Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Dec 18, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 17075287
Col Walter Raleigh Moore
Added by: Jake Kravitz (inactive)
 
Col Walter Raleigh Moore
Added by: Jake Kravitz (inactive)
 
Col Walter Raleigh Moore
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Added by: Jake Kravitz (inactive)
 
 
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Col Walter R Moore's first child and daughter was Minnie Lee Moore Hackney, Find A Grave Memorial# 10029671.
- Haley Hackney
 Added: Jul. 17, 2012
"What a cruel thing is war: to separate and destroy families and friends, and mar the purest joys and happiness God has granted us in this world; to fill our hearts with hatred instead of love for our neighbors, and to devastate the fair face of this beau...(Read more)
- G-G-Grand-daughter, Haley H.
 Added: Aug. 7, 2009
 
 
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