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1864 in the US Civil War

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  • John Wesley Tindall (1822 - 1864)
    His letters home from the Civil War are held in the Carolinian collection at the University of South Carolina.
  • Nelson Bruner (1833 - 1898)
    35th PA Vol. Inf., Company A Mustered in on April 22, 1861 Mustered out on June 11, 1864.
  • John Nicholas Coiner (1844 - 1935)
    John was a veteran of the Civil War. He served as a Private with Major Mosby in Mosby's Battalion Co A, 43rd VA Cavalry and was captured on 20 Feb 1864 near Upperville and was a P.O.W. for 18 months at...
  • Simon Celsus Coiner (1849 - 1925)
    Enlisted in Company H, 5th Virginia Infantry at Staunton, Augusta County, Virginia on October 18, 1864. Celsus married Margaret Elizabeth Overholt on October 23, 1876 in Waynesboro, Augusta County, V...
  • Capt. Washington Irving Purnell (1842 - 1896)
    Enlisted in Company C, Maryland Purnell Legion Co. B Cavalry Company on 19 Sep 1862.Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 26 Mar 1864.Mustered out on 17 Nov 1864.Transferred to Company H, Maryland 8th Inf...

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