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Name:Lewis Benjamin Adie
Affiliation:Class of 1865
Biography & Genealogy:Lewis Benjamin Adie, Class of 1865: Genealogy: Born- July 21, 1844 in Leesburg, Loudoun Co. Va. Father- Rev. George Adie of St. George Episcopal Church; Mother- Mary Powell. Pat. Grandfather- Benjamin Adie; Pat. Grandmother- Margaret [maiden name unknown]; Mat. Grandfather- Hon. Cuthbert Powell; Mat. Grandmother- Kitty Sims, daughter of Col. Charles Sims. Never married. No children. VMI Record: Entered VMI- March 18, 1862; Resigned Jan. 26, 1864 at parents' request. Military Record: Unofficial source says he enlisted in Co. D of Col. J.S. Mosby's Regiment of the Va. Cavalry (43rd Battalion) and was killed in action near Berryville in a raid on a U.S. Wagon train. Died- Aug. 13, 1864. Killed in action.
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