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Capt Richard Wistar Davids

Capt Richard Wistar Davids

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 2 Jul 1863 (aged 37–38)
Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 4, Lot 67-68
Memorial ID 21783 · View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. Served as Captain and commander of Company G, 118th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was killed at the Battle of Gettysburg during the fighting in the Wheatfield, where he was shot in the stomach by Confederate troops.

Bio by: Russ Dodge


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  • Maintained by: Russ Dodge
  • Added: 19 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21783
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Richard Wistar Davids (1825–2 Jul 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21783, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Russ Dodge (contributor 309) .