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Pvt Wallace Sellman

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Pvt Wallace Sellman

Birth
Clarksburg, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Death 22 May 1863 (aged 20)
Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Burial Beallsville, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA
Plot Row F, Lot 3, Site 4b
Memorial ID 6055332 View Source

Parents:
- Robert Alexander Sellman [1818-1886]
- Sarah Ann (Dade) Sellman [1823-1852]

He served in the 1st Virginia Cavalry, Company K until joining the new 1st Regiment, Maryland Cavalry, Company A (Confederate Army) on May 15, 1862, as a Private, under Lt. Col. Ridgely Brown though he does not appear on the muster rolls.

Also listed as having served in 35th Bat. Virginia Cavalry, but not on their muster rolls either.

Served as Courier for Capt. Philip Henry Lee.

He was the only Civil War soldier buried at Monocacy Cemetery who actually died during the Civil War —at the age of 20 years old— of typhoid fever in "The Valley of Virginia".


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