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Sgt Reuben W Langston

Sgt Reuben W Langston

Birth
Franklin County, Georgia, USA
Death 3 Jun 1864 (aged 20–21)
Richmond, Henrico County, Virginia, USA
Burial Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 11925259 · View Source
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Reuben William Langston was born in 1843 in Franklin Co., GA and resided in Greene Co., GA at the time he enlisted. He enlisted in the Georgia Infantry, Company C, 3rd Regiment with his older brother Alexander on April 24,1861. He was promoted from Private to Sergeant and finally to Corporal on Nov. 18, 1862. He was wounded July 1, 1862 at the Battle of Malvern Hill, VA, but returned to duty. He was wounded in the head at Spottsylvania, PA and taken back to a hospital in Richmond, VA. where he died on June 3, 1864.

- charles mcdonald ***

***Bio Provided by Findagrave Member Charles McDonald


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  • Created by: Julie Karen Hancock (Cooper) Jackson
  • Added: 9 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11925259
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Reuben W Langston (1843–3 Jun 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11925259, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Julie Karen Hancock (Cooper) Jackson (contributor 24420413) .