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1864 in the US Civil War

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  • 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...
  • James Abel Harden (CSA) (1841 - 1927)
    James was commissioned from Augusta County as a 1st Lieutenant and Adjutant of the 23rd Virginia Infantry Battalion (Derrick's or Hounshell's Battalion) on May 20, 1862. He was captured at the Battle...
  • Henry Shaffer (1835 - 1914)
    14th Pennsylvania Cavalry Company M Mustered in on February 20, 1864. Transferred to Company F on July 31, 1865. Mustered out with Company on August 24, 1865.
  • Samuel George (1840 - 1909)
    78th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers Company I Mustered in on October 12, 1861. Served with Sherman on his march to the sea. Mustered out with Company on November 4, 1864.
  • Peter George (1834 - 1911)
    5th Heavy Artillery / 204th Pennsylvania Volunteers Battery M Mustered in on September 3rd, 1864. Mustered out with Battery on June 30, 1865.

This project is a holding place for the various projects created involving 1864 and the US Civil War.