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Ted Myers (#46904394)
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Bio Photo I began doing family genealogy over 30 years ago.After I retired from the military, I became very interested in the Civil War. I had visited many civil war cemeteries, and the many unknown soldiers buried in them. Every soldier who died in war for his country should be known and honored. And the families of the soldier should be able to know where he is buried, this has been my goal to provide that information to those who are searching for a soldier.

I spend a great deal of my time traveling to battlefields and cemeteries, and researching information on a soldier or person. If at anytime I can be of help or if you need more information please contact me. Or if you have more information on a soldier. If a correction needs to be made "PLEASE" contact me. Don't write an other "BIO" in the Flowers and Notes section of the Memorial. Leave a message or email me anytime.

I will tranfer memorials if it is a request made by a relative of a soldier. If you are not related please do not ask. If you have information in regards to a soldiers memorial I will be more then happy to add it.

"The Bivouac of The Dead"

The muffled drums sad roll's all beat
the soldier's last tatoo,
No more on life's parade shall meet
The brave and fallen few.

The neighing troop, the flashing blade,
The bugles stirring blast,
The charge,the dreadful cannonade,
The din and shout are past.

Rest on embalmed and sainted dead,
Dear as the blood ye gave,
No impious footstep here shall thread.
The herbage of your grave,

On fame's enternal camping ground,
Their silent tents are spread,
And glory guards with solemn round,
The bivouac of the dead.

No vision of the morrow's strife
The warrior's dream alarms,
No braying horn nor screaming fife
At dawn shall call to arms,

No rumor of the foe's advance
Now sweeps upon the wind,
No troubled thought at midnight haunts
Of love ones left behind,

Your own proud land's heroic soil
must be your fitter grave;
She claims from war his richest spoil,
The ashes of the brave.

-Theodore O'Hara-

Note: In making correction to memorials, I will make corrections, Birth dates, Death dates, Marriage dates add a spouse or children, if they have memorials, I will not add long Bio's, I just don't have the time. If you have a Bio I will be more then happy to transfer a memorial to you to add a bio, when finished just transfer it back. I spent a great deal of time traveling to battlefields and cemeteries which takes up a lot of my time, I would be greatful for any help you can give me in regards to memorials.

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Charles White
Thanks for the transfer, Brother Ted!
DT
Added by Sons of Union Veterans of... on May 26, 2015 11:02 AM
Tree Leaf
John Hastings
Thank you, VERY much.

And thank you for your service.
Added by Tree Leaf on May 24, 2015 9:19 PM
Holly Marie
Charles Cartwright
Thank you Mr Myers for your efforts. Very appreciative of all your service.
Added by Holly Marie on May 22, 2015 2:20 PM
Sandra Gregory Miner
Charles E. June
I made two mistakes. I was trying to add a flag for Clarence D. June and I added it to Charles E. June. Twice. Could you deleted them? Thanks, Sorry
Sandy Miner
Added by Sandra Gregory Miner on May 20, 2015 5:21 AM
Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Gettysburg relatives
I do love visiting two uncles, Alonzo Cushing and Charles LeClear. I am so very grateful to know where they are buried, and where they both fell.
Added by Anne Shurtleff Stevens on May 19, 2015 7:37 PM
Anne Shurtleff Stevens
RE: David Smith 155th PA
I am headed for Gettysburg next week but would like to check out whether the cemeteries on Find A Grave are correct. Three cemeteries in the same location?
Added by Anne Shurtleff Stevens on May 19, 2015 7:36 PM
Anne Shurtleff Stevens
RE: David Smith 155th PA
I am sorry there is not a stone, I was looking forward to being able to provide you with one next week. I was happy with John's note, and thought perhaps you could include it for the bio, to me (and hopefully the powers to be) that is proof enough that Davis is there, along with hundreds upon thousands of other unknowns. Anyone who has been to Gettysburg would not doubt it for a minute. Life changing experience.
Added by Anne Shurtleff Stevens on May 19, 2015 2:30 PM
Angus Campbell
James Y. Clark
This man is my direct 2xggf. The gravestone is correct with his middle initial being a "Y" but the header on the page from this website is Pvt James G. Clark which is wrong. Can the website administrator please correct the middle initial, making it a "Y" not a "G" as it is presently. Thanks
Added by Angus Campbell on May 09, 2015 9:27 AM
Harry Lash
Prt. Arron Woomer
At the Myerstown Cemetery you have a doupie. yours #19879188 Jan.14,2007 & #14661022 June 20,2007 are the same person, as the wrong date of birth may be the problem. Could you combine the 2 as the other memorial
contributor is inactive. I will add more on him as well! Thanks Harry
Added by Harry Lash on Apr 29, 2015 11:34 PM
Terri Snyder Satchwell
Alexander Kelly
Ted,
Thank you very much for the transfer! Your kindness is sincerely appreciated.
Terri Snyder Satchwell
Added by Terri Snyder Satchwell on Apr 12, 2015 7:08 PM
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