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Alabama 5th Cavalry, Company B (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on December 1st, 1862. Company mustered out of service on May 4th, 1865.

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 240
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-08 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Union Springs, Macon County, Alabama (47 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-12-01 (172 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Alabama, United States (66 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 14 -- Baxter, A B. F.
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 51 -- Rhoads, W C (Sergeant)
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 26.1 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 26.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 0 (0%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 30 (12%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 1 (0%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 10 (4%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)