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Richard Pettit Roberts

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Richard Pettit Roberts Famous memorial Veteran

Birth
Frankfort Springs, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death
2 Jul 1863 (aged 43)
Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial
Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA GPS-Latitude: 40.6909028, Longitude: -80.3167111
Plot
Section F
Memorial ID
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He served in the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 140th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was killed while leading his men into the Wheatfield on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Civil War Union Army Officer. He served in the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 140th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was killed while leading his men into the Wheatfield on the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: Nov 29, 2001
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6005668/richard_pettit-roberts: accessed ), memorial page for Richard Pettit Roberts (5 Jun 1820–2 Jul 1863), Find a Grave Memorial ID 6005668, citing Beaver Cemetery and Mausoleum, Beaver, Beaver County, Pennsylvania, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave.