Company B "Caroline Light Dragoons" of Caroline County, 9th Virginia Cavalry, Cavalry, Aquia District, Dept. of
Northern Virginia, C.S.A.
Residence Caroline County, VA.; 23 years old.
Enlisted on 5/6/1861 at Bowling Green, Caroline County, VA., he was mustered into "B" Co. VA 9th Cavalry as 2nd Sergeant.
Reenlisted 2/1/1862 for 2 years' service; due $50 Renlistment Bounty.
On rolls 3/31/1862; no further record.
The 9th Cavalry Regiment was formed in January, 1862, using the 1st Battalion Virginia Cavalry as its nucleus. Its companies were from the counties of Stafford, Caroline, Westmoreland, Lancaster, Essex, Spotsylvania, Lunenburg, King William, King George, and Richmond.
It fought in the Seven Days' Battles, the conflicts at Gainesville, Second Manassas, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Dumfries, Rapidan Station, Brandy Station, Upperville, Hanover, Gettysburg, Williamsport, Funkstown, Culpeper Court House, Bristoe, Mine Run, The Wilderness, and Todd's Tavern. Later it skirmished around Richmond and Petersburg, then was active in the Appomattox operations.
(bio by: BigFrench)
Benjamin Anderson (____ - 1875)
Anne Pyne Chandler (1834 - 1892)*
Robert Garland Anderson (1837 - 1862)
Plot: Section 10, Lot 118, Stone 184
Maintained by: BigFrench
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: Aug 28, 2002
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