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 George Walker Gilmer

George Walker Gilmer

Birth
Scottsville, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Death 13 Aug 1918 (aged 73)
Warren, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Burial Keene, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 11325767 · View Source
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Enlisted 16 June 1863 at Snicker's Gap, Va. as a Private and mustered into Co. "C", Virginia 2nd Cavalry, C.S.A. Wounded twice and became POW at Gettysburg 3 July 1863. Confined David's Island, N. Y. 15 July 1863 and exchanged 30 July 1863. One of his wounds was in the right temple causing the loss of his right eye which eventually resulted in his transfer to the Invalid Corps. Returned to his home and farm life near Scottsville. Married Frances Harrison Brown and they became the parents of six children.

His Children
1. Lena Gilmer
2. Margret Cabell Gilmer
3. Edmonia Preston Gilmer
4. Ludwell Harrison Gilmer
5. George Walker Gilmer
6. John Harmer Gimer


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: David L. Bush
  • Added: 9 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11325767
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Walker Gilmer (10 Jul 1845–13 Aug 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11325767, citing Mount Air Cemetery, Keene, Albemarle County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .