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Pvt Alfred A Anderson

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Pvt Alfred A Anderson

  • Birth 1847 Virginia, USA
  • Death 11 Feb 1910 Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 6722448

Company B "Caroline Light Dragoons" of Caroline County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, W.H.F. Lee's Brigade, Fitz. Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Caroline County.
Enlisted on 12/8/1862, he was mustered into "B" Co. VA 9th Cavalry as a Private.
Present on all rolls until Detailed 7/15/1864 as courier for General Chambliss.

Postwar, married to Mollie L. Rowe, he was a merchant in Bowling Green, VA in 1885.
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- DEATH OF MR. A.A. ANDERSON -
Mr. A. A. Anderson, a prominent citizen of Bowling Green, died at his home Friday morning, of Bright's disease, aged 66 years.
He was a Confederate soldier, having served in Co. B, 9th Va. Cavalry, a member of the Methodist church and an honored man. He is survived by his widow, two daughters, Mrs. W.T. Garrett and Miss Emma Anderson, of Bowling Green, and one son, Mr. Aubrey Anderson, of Washington.
Funeral services from Methodist Church Saturday evening, conducted by Rev. Granville Burruss. (Fredericksburg) The Daily Star - Feb. 11, 1910.
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The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex, Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond.
It fought in the Seven Days' Battles, the conflicts at Gainesville, Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Dumfries, Rapidan Station, Brandy Station, Upperville, Hanover, Gettysburg, Williamsport, Funkstown, Culpeper Court House, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, and Todd's
Tavern. Later it skirmished around Richmond and Petersburg, then was active in the Appomattox operations.

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  • Maintained by: BigFrench
  • Originally Created by: PL
  • Added: 25 Aug 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6722448
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Alfred A Anderson (1847–11 Feb 1910), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6722448, citing Lakewood Cemetery, Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by BigFrench (contributor 46554304) .