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West Virginia in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Judge Leroy Harless, (USA) (1842 - 1911)
    Leroy Harless was scarcely through school before he joined a volunteer military company, becoming a member of Co. B, 8th W. Va. Vol. Inf., recruited for the Union Army. After the termination of his fir...
  • William Emmanuel Swiger, (USA), Civil War Veteran (1846 - 1938)
    Private William E. Swiger (Union soldier)- Find A Grave Memorial# 39292007, Photo by: Katina Peters 12/28/2009 Inscription: WILLIAM E SWIGER WEST VIRGINIA PVT CO 1 6 REGT W VA INF CIVIL WAR FEB 28 18...
  • Sylvanus Davis (1846 - 1929)
    Burial: Masonic, Clarksburg, Harrison Co., WV Event: Discharged 10 JUN 1865 Civil War Event: Military Pvt Co G 6th WV Inf Civil War Military Service: Company G, 6th Regiment, Infantry source:...
  • Raymond R McCray (1827 - 1909)
    Inscription: CO. F 12 W. VA. INF [Civil War veteran] Photo by: Human, added 4/13/2012 to Find A Grave Memorial# 88445070 Married twice (?) Wife linked to his grave memorial is Anna McCray (unknow...
  • Cleatus Lafayette Stier (1836 - 1921)
    Cleatus was a private in the 12 Regiment, West Virginia Infantry, Company E, a volunteer Union force, Civil War. Harrison County was largely pro-Union leading up to the Civil War and was the site of no...

This project is used to relate all units from West Virginia who served in the Union Army.