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Name:Eusebius Fowlkes
Affiliation:Class of 1856
Biography & Genealogy:Eusebius Fowlkes, Class of 1856: Genealogy: Born- July 17, 1835, in Nottoway Co., Va. Father- Thomas H. Fowlkes; Mother- Emily S. (last name unknown). Grandparents- unknown. Marriage and children- unknown. Matriculated to VMI from Christiansburg, VA. At VMI 4 years. Pre War Record: at the University of Virginia 1858-59; Physician. Military Record: Recruited "Preston Guards," and entered service with them at Christiansburg on May 29, 1861 for one year as Company F, 11th Virginia; elected Captain on June 6, 1861; on recruiting service in February, 1862; Killed in Action at Seven Pines. Died: Killed in Action on May 31, 1862 at the Battle of Seven Pines.
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