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Details for Roster ID 2311

Name:Horace Waldegrave Luckett
Affiliation:Class of 1864MS
Biography & Genealogy:Horace Waldegrave Luckett, Class of 1864-MS: Born- c1837. Matriculated from Albemarle County, Va. At VMI 4 weeks. Military Record: Identification speculative, but may have bbeen the 24 year old who enlisted July 9, 1861 at Charlottesville for 1 year as Private, Company H, 1st Virginia Artillery (Albbermarle Artillery; Captain W.H. Southall's Company; Captain C.F. Johnston's Company). Discharged at Ft Magruder September 5, 1861 because of "total physical inability to perform the duties of a soldier." Post War Career: Teacher. 6'1", light complexion, gray eyes, light hair. (Some records show enlisted September 16.) VMI man believed to have worked in Quartermaster Department but that could have been after brief service and is known to have died in Baltimore, Md. Died- ? in Baltimore, Maryland.
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