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Osmond Summers MortonRoster ID 1407
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1863|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Osmond Summers Morton, Class of 1863: Born- December 14, 1843. Matriculated from Richmond, Va. At VMI 2 years. Military Record: Left VMI spring 1862 after McDowell Campaign and went to work for War Department as topographical engineer. Conscripted at unknown date and detailed for duty as assistant engineer. Only records (from 1864) show him on duty in eastern North Carolina and in Indian Territory. Took oath May 22, 1865. Post War Career: Married Peytonia Deton. Methodist. Died- Richmond April 18, 1920 and buried in Hollywoood Cemetery.|