Sgt James Mordecai Broaddus

  • Birth 1831 Virginia, USA
  • Death 1887 Virginia, USA
  • Burial Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Section 14, Lot 67
  • Memorial ID 31968500

Company H "Sparta Grays" of Caroline County, 30th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Caroline County; a 30 year-old Farmer.
Enlisted on 4/24/1861, he was mustered into "H" Co. VA 30th Infantry as a Private.
Promoted to Sergt 5/1/1862.
Wounded in leg 9/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD.
Wounded in foot and arm 5/16/1864 Drewry's Bluff, VA.; Medical Furlough 6/22/1864 for 60 days.
Hospitalized 3/18/1865 Richmond, VA.
Paroled 5/4/1865 Bowling Green, Caroline County, VA.

The 30th Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Fredericksburg, Virginia, in June, 1861. Men of this unit were from Fredericksburg and the counties of Spotsylvania, Caroline, Stafford, and King George.

Bio by: BigFrench


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  • Created by: BigFrench
  • Added: 5 Dec 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31968500
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt James Mordecai Broaddus (1831–1887), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31968500, citing Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Richmond City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by BigFrench (contributor 46554304) .