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LTC David L Stricker

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LTC David L Stricker

  • Birth 1839
  • Death 12 May 1864 Virginia, USA
  • Burial Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA
  • Memorial ID 7563281

David served as a Lt. Colonel, 2nd Delaware Infantry during the war.

He was appointed a Captain of Company A, 2nd Delaware Infantry during it's formation in 1861.

During the Antietam Campaign he was in command of the Regiment as senior officer present.

Sometime after Antietam he was promoted to the rank of Major, and by the Battle of Chancellorsville (May 1863) he had been promoted to a Lieutenant Colonel and in was in command of the 2nd Delaware.

He was wounded in action at Gettysburg on 2 July 1863. He returned to service after healing.

David was "Killed In Action" at Spottsylvania Courthouse, Virginia during the war.


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Delaware, Lt. Col., 2nd Delaware Regiment, Company A - died in battle at Nye River


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  • Added: 10 Jun 2003
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC David L Stricker (1839–12 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7563281, citing Methodist Cemetery, Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .