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Civil War Soldiers - Ramseur

RAMSEUR, STEPHEN D., North Carolina.
Major, Tenth North Carolina Artillery (State troops), August 20, l86l.
Colonel Forty-ninth North Carolina Infantry, April 12, 1862.
Brigadier general, P. A. C. S., November 1, 1862.
Major general, P. A. C. S. (temporary rank), June 1, 1864.
Died October 20, 1864, from wounds received at Cedar Creek on October 19, 1864.

Brigade composed of the Second, Fourth, Fourteenth and Thirtieth North Carolina Regiments Infantry, D. H. Hill's Division, Army of Northern Virginia. Division composed of the brigades of Pegram, Johnston and Godwin, Army of Northern Virginia.

Ramseur, Stephen Dodson, born in North Carolina, appointed from North Carolina cadet United States Military Academy, July 1, 1855; graduated fourteenth in a class of forty-one.
Brevet second lieutenant, Third Artillery, July 1, 1860.
Second lieutenant, Fourth Artillery, February 1, 1861.
Resigned April, 1861.

Source: Military Records of General Officers of the Confederate States of America, by Charles B. Hall, 1898

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