The Resource Items sent to the Virginia War History Commission in response to an article asking for military service information. The Virginia War History Commission was asking for information relating to World War I; these records deal with the Civil War and were therefore separated out

Items sent to the Virginia War History Commission in response to an article asking for military service information. The Virginia War History Commission was asking for information relating to World War I; these records deal with the Civil War and were therefore separated out

Label
1862
Inclusive dates
1862
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Obituary, 1862, of Charles R. New, corporal of Company H, 1st Virginia Infantry, who was killed at the battle of Seven Pines (Fair Oaks) 31 May 1862
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Biographical or historical data
Born about 1841 to Robert P. New (b. ca. 1810) and Mary A. New (b. ca. 1818), Charles R. New was a clerk when the Civil War began. He enlisted in Company H, 1st Virginia Regiment 4 May 1861 as a private. Promoted to corporal, New was killed at the battle of Seven Pines (Fair Oaks) 31 May 1862.
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Vi
Form designation
Obituary
Label
Items sent to the Virginia War History Commission in response to an article asking for military service information. The Virginia War History Commission was asking for information relating to World War I; these records deal with the Civil War and were therefore separated out
Note
Items sent to the Virginia War History Commission in response to an article asking for military service information. The Virginia War History Commission was asking for information relating to World War I; these records deal with the Civil War and were therefore separated out
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
2
Immediate source of acquisition
Richardson, Thomas E.
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000499386
Type of unit
p.

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