Historical Rosters Database
Alexander LyleRoster ID 2420
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1865|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Alexander Lyle, Class of 1865: Born- October 14, 1844. Matriculated from Charlotte Court House, Va. At VMI 1 year. MIlitary Record: Entered VMI January 13, 1862. Unofficial sources say joined Col J.S. Mosby's Regiment Virginia Cavalry (43rd Battalion Virginia Cavalry) after leaving VMI. Same sources say Mortally Wounded in Action and captured in skirmish at Warrenton. Died- June 1863 in US hospital there and buried there.|