Edmondson, Andrew

Photo:  CSAflagAge at Enlistment: 38

Length of Service: 1861-1865

State:  Virginia

Rank:  Pvt / Lt

Unit:   Moorman’s Co. VA Cavalry “Greenbrier Cavalry”25th VA Cavalry Regt.

Service Record:  Enlisted 4 Aug 1861 in Moorman’s Co.,  a partisan ranger unit; Sick in camp but present until 22 Nov 1861 then NFR until he enlisted into the 25th VA Cavalry on 15 Sep 1862; elected 2nd Lt. of Co. K on 30 Apr 1864; sent by Lt. Gen Early on special duty “collecting absentees” on 19 Nov 1864 (by inspection report 15 Dec 1864); NFR

Survived War:  Yes

Cemetery / Burial:  Unknown burial, but likely in Washington, Co., VA on his farm at the time in 1916

Soldier Info: Born in Washington Co., VA in 1823; Died in Washington Co., VA in 1916

Relationship to Author:  4th Great uncle