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Company E "Mount Vernon Guards", 17th Virginia Infantry, Corse's Brigade, Pickett's Division, 1st Corps, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Alexandria, VA.; 29 year-old Carpenter.
Enlisted for 12 months' service on 4/17/1861 at Alexandria, VA., he was mustered into Captain Samuel H. Devaughn's Company "Mount Vernon Guards", 17th Virginia Infantry on 5/21/1861 at Alexandria as a Private. This Company was redesignated Company E, 17th Virginia Infantry.
On detached service in Commissary Dept. July & Aug 1861 Roll to 10/29/1864.
POW 3/31/1865 Dinwiddie Court House, VA.; confined 4/2/1865 City Point, VA.; confined 4/3/1865 Point Lookout, MD.; Oath of Allegiance 6/5/1865 Point Lookout and released.
The 17th Infantry Regiment was organized at Manassas Junction, Virginia, in June, 1861, using the 6th Battalion Virginia Infantry as its nucleus. Men of this unit were recruited in the counties of Warren, Fairfax, Loudoun, Prince William, and Fauquier.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Washington Street United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Sep 28, 2009
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