Historical Rosters Database
Robert Park AlexanderRoster ID 668
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1858|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Robert Park Alexander, Class of 1858: Born- Nov. 1, 1838. Matriculated from Mecklenburg County, Va. At VMI for 1 month. Military Record: Entered Service May 12, 1861, at Lombardy Grove for 1 year as a 1st Lt., Co. F, 14th Va. Elected Captain on Nov. 30, 1861. Not re-elected on May 5, 1862, at re-organization. Conscript at Camp Lee, Feb., 1864. Assigned as Pvt. to Co. A, 3rd Va. Cavalry on Feb. 2, 1864. Detailed March 20, 1864, to Signal Corps. Post War Record. Physician (attended UVA medical school from 1856-57). Lived in NY. Died- Feb. 7, 1908, in Scotland Neck, NC.|