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CPT William T. Marsh

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CPT William T. Marsh

Birth
Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA
Death
24 Sep 1862 (aged 32)
Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial
Bath, Beaufort County, North Carolina, USA Add to Map
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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.
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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