Age at Enlistment: 21
Length of Service: 1862-1865
Unit: 51st VA Infantry Regiment
Service Record: Enlisted into Co. I on 1 Sep 1862 in Grayson Co. Taken POW at Waynesboro on 2 Mar 1865; sent to Harpers Ferry by train, then to Point Lookout, MD Union Prison; Released on 20 Jun 1865 to go home.
Survived War: Yes
Cemetery / Burial: Lebanon Lutheran Church Cemetery, Wytheville, Wythe County, VA
Soldier Info: Born in Grayson Co., VA in 1844; died at Pulaski Co., VA in 1922
Relationship to Author: 3rd Great Uncle