Delp, Lewis M.

Photo:   Lewis Delp after the warLewis Marshall Delp2

22nd NC infantry battle flag22nd NC InfAge at Enlistment: 40

Length of Service: 1864-1865

State:  North Carolina

Rank:  Pvt

Unit:   22nd NC Infantry Regiment

Service Record:  Enlisted in Co. F on 15 Jan 1864; Captured at Hanover Junction, VA on 24 May 1864, sent to Point Lookout, MD, paroled, then to Port Monroe, VA on 30 May 1864; Exchanged 18 Sep 1864; admitted to Winder Hospital, Richmond on 1 Oct 1864 and NFR; but likely discharged (military record spells name “Levi” or “Delph” )

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Burial site unknown, but likely in Elk Creek, Grayson Co., VA

Soldier Info:   Born in Wythe Co., VA in 1823; Died in Grayson Co., VA in 1890

Relationship to Author:  1st cousin 5x