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Virginia 8th Infantry, Company B (Confederate)

Soldiers
  • Number Of Soldiers:212
Casualties
  • Died In Unit:14(7%)
  • Died In War:30(14%)
  • Wounded:11(5%)
Enlistment
  • First Enlistment Date:May 1, 1858(1 Serviceperson)
  • Most Common Enlistment Date:Jan 1, 1862(47 Servicepersons)
  • Most Common Enlistment Place:Rectortown, Fauquier, Virginia(34 Servicepersons)
Muster
  • Muster In Date:Jul 1, 1861
  • Muster In Place:
    • Leesburg, Virginia
  • Muster Out Date:Apr 9, 1865
  • Muster Out Place:
    • Appomattox Court House, Virginia
Other
  • Aliases:
    • Old Bloody Eighth, Virginia
    • The Berkeley Regiment, Virginia
    • Piedmont Rifles
Battles
Name
Start Date
End Date
Duration
Place
GettysburgJul 1, 1863Jul 3, 18632 day(s)Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
WilliamsburgMay 5, 1862May 5, 1862< 1 dayYork County, Virginia; James City County, Virginia; Williamsburg, Virginia

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