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Details for Roster ID 1696

Name:Charles W. Moore
Affiliation:Class of 1864
Biography & Genealogy:Charles W. Moore, Class of 1864: Genealogy: Born- ca. 1842. Lived in Memphis, Tenn. Father- Robert B. Moore; Mother- Jemsha [maiden name unknown] No information on grandparents. Never married, no children. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Aug. 9, 1860. Made an Honorary Graduate of the Class of 1864 after his death. Military Record: Served as Drill Master for VMI Corps of Cadets in Spring of 1861; unofficial source says he attached himself to the 27th Virginia Infantry at the First Battle of Manassas. Died- Killed in Action July 21, 1864 while fighting for a Union artillery battery near where his classmate Charles R. Norris was also killed in action.
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