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Virginia 51st Infantry, Company I (Confederate)

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Company mustered in on August 1st, 1861 at Wytheville, Virginia. Company mustered out of service on March 2nd, 1861 at Waynesboro, Virginia.

Notable Battles:

  • Third Winchester fought on September 19th, 1864 near Winchester, Virginia (0 wounded, 0 died, 4 imprisoned)

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 142
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-04-01 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place: Fox Creek, Virginia (49 soldiers)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date: 1861-06-28 (58 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1862: Grayson County, Virginia (11 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 18 -- Anderson, Jesse (Corporal;Second Serg;Sergeant)
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 45 -- Lane, Moses
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 29.2 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 28.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 4 (2%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 23 (15%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 9 (6%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 10 (6%)

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

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