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Charles Asbury HoltRoster ID 1310
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1863|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Holt Charles Asbury, Class of 1863: Born- January 15, 1836. Matriculated from Philippi, Va (now WV). At VMI 2 years. Military Record: Left on guard at VMI April 1861. Drill master, Harpers Ferry. Ordered to report to Col G.A. Porterfield in western Va June 3, 1861. Aissigned to 25th Va in which he was commissioned Lieutenant and Adjutant December 1, 1861. Resigned April 27, 1863. Appointed Captain, Company K, 62nd Va May 12, 1864. Wounded in action (right leg) at New Market. In hospitals (Staunton, Charlottesville, Richmond) returned to duty late 1864. With regiment until April 1865 when it was disbanded. Post War Career: Mill owner. Died- October 21, 1908 in Staunton, Va.|