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Pvt William C. Balch
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Birth: 1836
Death: Jan. 16, 1908
Prince William County
Virginia, USA

Company H "Black Horse Cavalry", 4th Virginia Cavalry, Mumford's Brigade, Fitzhugh Lee's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence Fauquier County, Va.
Enlisted on 10/20/1862 as a Private, he mustered into "H" Co. VA 4th Cavalry.
Absent, sick 9/1863; returned 10/1863.
Detailed 3/1864 on horse detail; returned 4/1864.
Paroled 5/23/1865 Fairfax Court House, VA.

Postwar he lived in Nokesville, Prince William County, Va.

The 4th Cavalry Regiment, "Escorts to Gen. Stonewall Jackson", completed its organization at Sangster's Cross Roads, Prince William County, Virginia, in September, 1861. Its members were recruited in the counties of Prince William, Chesterfield, Madison, Culpeper, Powhatan, Goochland, Hanover, Fauquier, Buckingham, and the City of Richmond.
It participated in the Battle of Williamsburg, the Seven Days' Battles, 2nd Manassas, Maryland campaigns, Fredericksburg, Kelly's Ford, Chancellorsville, Brandy Station, Upperville, Gettysburg, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, Todd's Tavern, Spotsylvania, Haw's Shop, Bethesda Church, the Shenandoah Valley with Early and around Appomattox. (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
Burial:
Bacon Race Church Cemetery
Prince William County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: BigFrench
Originally Created by: Scott Hutchison
Record added: Nov 11, 2004
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