Historical Rosters Database
Richard Taylor RiddickRoster ID 702
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1858|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Richard Taylor Riddick, Class of 1858: Born- 1838. Matriculated from Suffolk, Va. At VMI 1 year. Military Record: Almost certainly the man who enlisted June 14, 1861 at Suffolk for 1 year as Private, Company G, 5th Virginia Cavalry (12 month regiment also known as 4th Cavalry). Medical discharge February 20, 1862. VMI man enlisted at Petersburg June 9, 1863 for war as Private, Maj J.F. Milligan's independent Signal Corps. Paroled April 22, 1865 in District of East Virginia. Post War Career: Farmer. Died- July 16, 1884.|