(Surname misspelled on headstone.)
Company E, 15th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Hanover County VA.; 5'8", light complexion; carpenter.
Enlisted on 6/28/1861 at Camp Adams, VA as a Private, he mustered into "E" Co. VA 15th Infantry.
On rolls 12/15/1864.
Paroled 4/28/1865 Richmond, VA.
He was admitted to the R.E. Lee Camp Home in Richmond, VA, on April 6, 1906, at the age 63 for general debility; discharged at his own request May 7, 1906. Applied for re-admission October 25, 1910. Applied again Oct. 23, 1912: "I am 72 years of age, no children to help me out and when a man reach that age and are poor he will find himself without friends...".
The 15th Infantry Regiment was organized in May, 1861, with men from Richmond and Henrico and Hanover counties.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Wallers Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Apr 01, 2006
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Gone, but not forgotten.|
Added: Jan. 14, 2011
I hope you had finally found someone to take care of you during your last days....|
Added: Apr. 1, 2006