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Name:Thomas Poindexter Pollard
Affiliation:Class of 1859
Biography & Genealogy:Thomas Poindexter Pollard, Class of 1859: Born- August 18, 1837. Matriuclated from Petersburg, Va. At VMI 1 year, 1 month. Military Record: Entered service April 19, 1861 at Petersburg for 1 year with Company B, 12th Virginia. Elected 2nd Lt July 1, 1861. Absent sick July 1862. Wounded In Action at Antietam. February 1863 roll shows detailed as Assistant Enrolling Officer, 4th Congressional District of Virginia. To 1st Lt April 6, 1863 (date of rank August 2, 1862). Appointed Capt Sseptember 11, 1863. Absent sick fall 1863. Paroled at Appomattox. Post War Career: Clerk; railroad; employee of the Confederate Museum. Died- June 9, 1911 in Melbourne, Florida. Buried Petersburg, Va.
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