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Confederate (CSV)


Ambrose Booton Brown

(1835 - 1862)

Home State: Virginia

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Virginia Cavalry

Before Sharpsburg

A 26 year old teacher in Hope Mills, Page County, he mustered as 2nd Lieutenant, Company D, 7th Virginia Cavalry on 1 June 1861 in Luray.

On the Campaign

He was killed, decapitated by an artillery round, in action at Sharpsburg on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from the Virginia Military Dead.1 Service and other details from Richard L. Armstrong's 7th Virginia Cavalry (roster, 1992) via the Historical Data Systems database.




09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


1   Library of Virginia, Virginia Military Dead Database, Published 2002, first accessed 30 November 2012, <>, Source page: /vmd_Search.asp  [AotW citation 18962]