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Virginia 30th Sharpshooters Infantry Battalion, Company F (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on September 1st, 1862. Company mustered out of service on March 2nd, 1865 at Waynesboro, Virginia.

Notable Battles:

  • Third Winchester fought on September 19th, 1864 near Winchester, Virginia (0 wounded, 0 died, 13 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 86
  • First Enlistment Place: Monroe County, West Virginia
  • First Enlistment Date: 1862-06-26 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Roane County, West Virginia (19 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1862-09-03 (43 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1863: Craig County, Virginia (14 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 18 -- Hinkle, Elkanah
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 39 -- Crawford, Daniel Watson
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 27.6 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 27.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 5 (5%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 22 (25%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 11 (12%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 12 (13%)

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

  • Ashley, Daniel Benson (#Corporal, September 1864 - ?)
  • Caldwell, S (#^Second Corporal/Corporal, September 1862 - ?)
  • Carpenter, Joseph (Sergeant, September 1862 - October 1862; Fourth Sergeant, October 1862 - November 1862)
  • Eakles, Henry (#Corporal, August 1864 - ?)
  • Ferrell, W S (#Corporal, January 1863 - ?)
  • Gibson, Fell M (#Corporal, May 1863 - ?)
  • Gough, Francis (#Sergeant, ? - June 1861; Fourth Corporal, November 1862 - December 1862; Fourth Sergeant, December 1862 - ?)
  • Greathouse, Robert C (#Corporal, September 1862 - June 1863; Second Corporal, June 1863 - June 1864; Sergeant, June 1864 - ?)
  • Hardman, Salathiel S (#Second Lieutenant, July 1863 - September 1863; First Lieutenant, September 1863 - ?)
  • Huffman, J T (Fourth Corporal, October 1862 - November 1862; Fourth Sergeant, November 1862 - May 1863; Sergeant, May 1863 - March 1864)
  • O'Brien, Martin (^%Corporal/Color Corporal, June 1863 - June 1864)
  • O'Hara, Charles (Corporal, December 1862 - November 1864; Sergeant/Corporal, November 1864 - ?)
  • Petty, Henderson (Corporal/Fourth Corporal, September 1862 - ?)
  • Petty, Martin (#Fourth Corporal, October 1862 - September 1864; Sergeant, September 1864 - ?)
  • Points, Joel Stevenson (#Second Lieutenant, ? - July 1863; First Lieutenant, July 1863 - September 1863; Captain, September 1863 - ?)
  • Rader, W A (Fifth Sergeant, June 1863 - August 1863; Fourth Sergeant, August 1863 - ?)
  • Schowen, John Morris (#First Sergeant, July 1863 - January 1864; Sergeant Major, January 1864 - ?)
  • Shinn, L S (%Corporal, October 1863 - May 1864)
  • Tucker, Robert (%First Lieutenant, September 1862 - July 1863)

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