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Photo: 7th VA Cavalry Regiment (Ashby’s)
Age at Enlistment: 18
Length of Service: 1863-1865
Unit: 7th VA Cavalry Regiment (Ashby’s)
Service Record: Listed as “Guerilla not to be exchanged by order of Maj Gen Sheridan”; captured at Woodstock, Va. 11 Jan 1865; arrived at Ft. McHenry prison 18 Jan 1865; released 1 May 1865; Light complexion, brown hair, blue eyes, 5’7″
Survived War: Yes
Cemetery/Burial: Massanutten Cemetery, Woodstock, Va.
Soldier Info: Born at Woodstock, VA. in 1845; Died at Woodstock, Shenandoah Co., VA. Became a lawyer after the war and married Lelia B. Zirkle in 1881.
Relationship to Author: 3rd cousin 7x