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 William T. Marsh

William T. Marsh

Birth
Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 32)
Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Bath, Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 152511867 · View Source
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Was born in Beaufort Co NC. Graduated with high honors at Yale College and Law school in 1851, and won a speedy and brilliant reputation as a farmer and member of the NC Bar at the commencement of the Civil War. He entered the Confederate Army as Capt Co I 4th Regiment of NC State Troops and after an arduous and faithful service fell mortally wounded on the field of Antietam Sep 17 1862 gallantly leading his veteran regiment to battle and to victory. He breathed his last eight days thereafter in the home of strangers who yet soothed his final hours with their sympathy and kindness.


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  • Created by: Ray Gurganus
  • Added: 19 Sep 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 152511867
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William T. Marsh (21 Jul 1830–17 Sep 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 152511867, citing Marsh Family Cemetery, Bath, Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Ray Gurganus (contributor 47340841) .