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Name:Robert Anderson Crawford
Affiliation:Class of 1863
Biography & Genealogy:Robert Anderson Crawford, Class of 1863: Born- June 1, 1841. Matriculated from Parnassus, Va. At VMI 2 years. Military Record: Enlisted Aug. 19, 1863, at Camp Scott for 3 years as Private, Co. D, 20th Va. Cavalry. Found unfit for field duty in late 1863, and detailed to engineers in Jan. 1864. Effective upon recovery. Unofficial source says on staff of Brig. Gen. W. L. Jackson when he died of typhoid fever. Died- April 10, 1864, in Highland Co., Va.
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