Monthly Archives: September 2014

Boatwright, Reuben Baker

Chaplain Reuben Baker Boatwright (1831-1913) 46th Virginia Infantry By H. Rondel Rumburg Parentage In a Virginia County, formed in 1761 and named for the Duke of Buckingham in England, was born Reuben Baker Boatwright, the second son of his parents. … Continue reading

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Avirett, James B

¬†Fighting Chaplain James B. Avirett (1835-1912) 7th Virginia Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia By Dr. H. Rondel Rumburg By the grace of God James Battle Avirett was born on the Lock Katherine Plantation by the Tar River in Onslow County, … Continue reading

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Bennett, William Wallace

Chaplain William Wallace Bennett By Chaplain H. Rondel Rumburg ¬© 2008 by SBSS William Wallace Bennett, although a man serving God with many tasks, was the post chaplain in Confederate Richmond. He was one of the most prominent men in … Continue reading

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