Lucas L. Meredith, Jr.

 

 

Age: 87

 

Summary: one of the last living sons of a Confederate soldier whose father Lucas L. Meredith, Sr. served as a flag bearer and corporal in the 3rd Virginia Cavalry under the command of Gen. J.E.B. Stuart during Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg throughout the Civil War, and who was born in 1924 when his father was 82 years old (he was 3 years old when his father died).

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: March 3, 1924

 

Died: January 28, 2012

 

Location: Dinwiddie, Virginia