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Virginia 45th Infantry Battalion, Company D (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on April 1st, 1863. Company mustered out of service on May 2nd, 1865 at Waynesboro, Virginia.

Company was also known as:

  • Company D, Beckley's Battalion, Virginia

Notable Battles:

  • Cloyd's Mountain fought on May 9th, 1864 near Pulaski County, Virginia
  • Piedmont fought on June 5th, 1864 near Piedmont, Virginia (0 wounded, 0 died, 7 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 52
  • First Enlistment Place: New Orleans, Louisiana
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-05-26 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Logan County, West Virginia (28 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1863-07-09 (26 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 14 -- Lester, Lewis B
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Standley, Richard
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 25.7 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 23.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 2 (3%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 8 (14%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 3 (5%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 3 (5%)

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

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