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C. Marshall

C. Marshall

Confederate (CSV)


Charles Marshall

(1830 - 1902)

Home State: Virginia

Education: University of Virginia

Command Billet: Staff Officer

Branch of Service: Staff

Unit: Army of Northern Virginia

Before Sharpsburg

He was a professor at the University of Indiana (1849-52) then a lawyer in Baltimore, MD. He was appointed Lieutenant and aide de camp (ADC) to General R.E. Lee on 22 March 1862 and promoted to Major on 21 April.

On the Campaign

He was an ADC to General Lee on the Maryland Campaign.

The rest of the War

He was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel and Assistant Adjutant General on 25 February 1864 and was slightly wounded 18 May 1864. He continued on General Lee's staff to the surrender at Appomattox Court House in April 1865.

After the War

He returned to his law practice in Baltimore.

References & notes

His service from Krick.1 His picture from Miller.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


10/03/1830; Warrenton, VA


04/19/1902; Baltimore, MD; burial in Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, MD


1   Krick, Robert E.L., Staff Officers in Gray; A Biographical Register of the Staff Officers in the Army of Northern Virginia, Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003, pg. 214  [AotW citation 29375]

2   Miller, Francis Trevelyan, editor in chief, Photographic History of the Civil War, 10 vols., New York: The Review of Reviews Co., 1911-12, Vol. 10, pg. 71  [AotW citation 29376]