Cannoy, Peter P.

Photo:  4th VA Infantry battle flag 4th va inf

Age at Enlistment:  21

Length of Service: 1861-1862

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   4th VA Infantry Regiment  and 37th Battalion VA Cavalry

Service Record: Enlisted on 24 Apr 1861 in Peyton Hale’s Co. F; taken prisoner at the battle of Kernstown on 23 Mar 1862; sent to Ft. Delaware and exchanged at Aiken’s Landing, VA; did not return to 4th VA Inf, but joined the 37th Bn Va Cav on 2 Aug 1862; NFR

Survived WarYes

Cemetery / Burial:   Bethel Community Cemetery, Wythe Co. , VA; burial spot unknown

Soldier Info:  Born in Grayson Co., VA in 1840; Died in Wythe Co., VA in 1916

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