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Leslie Chambliss DoveRoster ID 2379
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1865|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Leslie Chambliss Dove, Class of 1865: Born- Dec. 24, 1845. Matriculated from Richmond, VA. At VMI from January to March, 1862. Military Record: according to an unofficial souce, he served (unarmed) with a company of Virginia Artillery, but never formally enlisted; he then went home to recover from an illness; according to the same unofficial source, he joined Colonel J.R. Chambliss (possibly a kinsman) of the 13th Virginia Cavalry to await a staff appointment; assigned to temporary duty as a Courier; Mortally Wounded in Action near Hagerstown, Maryland. Died- July 12, 1863 near Hagerstown, Maryland.|