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Birth: Jan. 16, 1839
Death: Jun. 27, 1864
Richmond City
Virginia, USA

Brother of John Henry, Mottrom M., William W. and Lewin Turberville Ball, all of the 11th Virginia Cavalry.

Company I, 11th Virginia Cavalry, Rosser's Brigade, Butler's Division, Cavalry, Army of Northern Virginia, C.S.A.

Residence was not listed; 22 years old; 6' 1.0", fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair.
Enlisted on 4/25/1861 at Fairfax Court House, VA., he was mustered into "F(2nd)" Co. VA 5th Cavalry as a Private.
POW 5/24/1861 Alexandria, VA.; released 6/7/1861; exchanged 9/11/1861.
Absent 10/6/1862.
On rolls 11/1/1862.
He was transferred into "I" Co. VA 11th Cavalry on 2/1863.
Hospitalized 9/29/1863 - 10/21/1863 with intermittent fever at Charlottesville, VA.
Fatally wounded 6/24/1864 at Nance's Shop, VA.; died of wounds on 6/27/1864 at Richmond, VA.

The 11th Cavalry Regiment was organized in February, 1863, by consolidating the 17th Battalion Virginia Cavalry, 1 company from the 24th Battalion Virginia Cavalry, and 2 companies of the 5th Regiment Virginia Cavalry.

 (bio by: BigFrench) 
 
Burial:
Emmanuel Episcopal Church Cemetery
Brook Hill (Henrico County)
Henrico County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Confederate Grave 80
 
Created by: BigFrench
Record added: Sep 04, 2006
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