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Cyrus McCormickRoster ID 2732
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1866|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Cyrus McCormick, Class of 1866: Born- April 27, 1845. Matriculated from Berryville, Va. At VMI 6 months. Military Record: Left VMI on 18th birthday. Enlistes July 25, 1863 at Berryville for 3 years as Private, Company D, 6th Virginia Cavalry. Unofficial source says severely wounded in action at Brandy Station at unknown date. In hospital Charlottesville late 1863. Captured near Berryville September 4, 1864. Held at Camp Chase, Ohio. Released on oath June 3, 1865. Post War Career: At UVa 1866-67. Unofficial source says attended University of Maryland. Married Anne Elizabeth Taylor 1869. Episcopal. Died- January 12, 1905 Berryville, Va. Buried in Green Hill Cemetery there.|