|Death: ||Jun. 9, 1864|
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Captured at Brandy Station, VA, on October 11, 1863; died in Andersonville on June 9, 1864 of Chronic Diarrhea & Dysentery; Grave #1757; age 22.
U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Melvin H. Weaver
Regiment State/Origin: West Virginia
Regiment Name: 1 West Virginia Cavalry.
Regiment Name Expanded: 1st Regiment, West Virginia Cavalry
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Private
Rank Out Expanded: Private
Film Number: M507 roll 13
American Civil War Soldiers
Name: Melvin Weaver
Side Served: Union
State Served: West Virginia
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private.
Enlisted in Company C, 1st Cavalry Regiment West Virginia.
American Civil War Regiments
Regiment: 1st Cavalry Regiment West Virginia
Date of Organization: 1 Jul 1861
Muster Date: 8 Jul 1865
Regiment State: West Virginia
Regiment Type: Cavalry
Regiment Number: 1st
Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 10
Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 0
Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 71
Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 126
Fought on 15 Aug 1861.
Fought on 6 Oct 1861.
Fought on 8 May 1862 at McDowell, VA.
Fought on 9 Jun 1862 at Port Republic, VA.
Fought on 10 Jun 1862.
Fought on 6 Jul 1862.
Fought on 20 Jul 1862 at New River, VA.
Fought on 1 Aug 1862 at Culpeper Court House, VA.
Fought on 21 Aug 1862 at Kelly's Ford, VA.
Fought on 23 Aug 1862 at Kelly's Ford, VA.
Fought on 30 Aug 1862 at Bull Run, VA.
Fought on 4 Sep 1862 at Langley, VA.
Fought on 11 Oct 1862 at Brandy Station, VA.
Fought on 18 Dec 1862 at Centreville, VA.
Fought on 3 May 1863 at Warrenton Junction, VA.
Fought on 30 Jun 1863 at Hanover, PA.
Fought on 3 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, PA.
Fought on 4 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, PA.
Fought on 6 Jul 1863 at Hagerstown, MD.
Fought on 18 Jul 1863 at Wytheville, VA.
Fought on 26 Jul 1863.
Fought on 15 Aug 1863 at Gaines Cross Roads, VA.
Fought on 3 Sep 1863 at Stephensburg, VA.
Fought on 19 Sep 1863 at Raccoon Ford, VA.
Fought on 11 Oct 1863 at Brandy Station, VA.
Fought on 19 Oct 1863 at Buckland's Mills, VA.
Fought on 19 Oct 1863.
Fought on 10 May 1864 at Wytheville, VA.
Andersonville National Cemetery
Andersonville National Historic Site
Plot: Grave # 1757
Maintained by: Sons of Union Veterans o...
Originally Created by: Bud
Record added: Feb 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47947763
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