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Joseph Henry ChappellRoster ID 986
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1865|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Joseph Henry Chappell, Class of 1865 Genealogy: Born- Jan. 22, 1844 in Vicksburg, Miss. Father- Joseph L. Chappell of Sussex Co. Va.; Mother- Sarah A. Parham of Vicksburg, Miss. Pat. Grandfather- Robert J. Chappell; Mother- Alberta Anne Graves, both of Sussex Co. Va. No information on Mat. Grandparents. Never married, no children. VMI Record: Entered VMI- Jan. 9, 1862; Resigned Sept. 17, 1862 at guardian's request. Civil War Record: Enlisted Nov. 20, 1862 at Fredericksburg, Va. as Private in Co. H 13th Va. Cavalry; Wounded in action and captured April 15, 1863 at Beverly Ford; Paroled May 10, 1863; In hospital in Petersburg May 1863; listed amongst Invailid Corps by Oct. 11, 1864. Careers: Farmer. Died- May 27, 1924 in Sussex Co. Va.|