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John Basil Lamar
Birth: unknown
Death: Sep. 15, 1862

Civil War Confederate Army Officer. Served as a Colonel and aide-de-camp to General Howell Cobb, his brother-in-law and close friend. He was mortally wounded on September 14, 1862 by men of the Army of the Potomac's 1st New Jersey Brigade while vainly trying to rally Cobb's Brigade at Crampton's Gap, Maryland. After temporary burial in Charles Town, Virginia, he was later reinterred at Rose Hill. 
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Macon
Bibb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Adjacent to Gov. Colquitt grave in Magnolia Ridge
 
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Record added: Jun 24, 2000
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John Basil Lamar
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John Basil Lamar
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John Basil Lamar
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