Edward Garland Sydnor

Edward Garland Sydnor

Birth
Farmville, Prince Edward County, Virginia, USA
Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 19)
Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Blackstone, Nottoway County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 15688507 · View Source
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The son of Reverend Thomas White Sydnor and Sarah Lincoln Mosher Chapin Sydnor was preparing for the ministry as a student when the war broke out. He volunteered for the 18th Regiment of Virginia Infantry. He was killed at the Battle of Sharpsburg.

His father stated "He was color bearer of his regiment; had passed safely through seven terrible battles. In the eighth he lost his life, still bearing the Confederate flag".


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  • Created by: George Seitz
  • Added: 10 Sep 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 15688507
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Garland Sydnor (5 Mar 1843–17 Sep 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 15688507, citing Lakeview Cemetery, Blackstone, Nottoway County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by George Seitz (contributor 40539541) .