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

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  • William Streets, Union soldier, Civil War (1837 - 1837)
    Photo by: CAC, added Nov 01, 2010 to Find A Grave Memorial# 60959742 Inscription on headstone: Pvt. Co. F 15 W VA Vols. Private, Co. F, 15th WV Infantry- The 15th West Virginia Volunteer Infantry...
  • Samuel A. Sams, (USA) (1838 - 1918)
    Co K 5th W. Va. Cav. Civil War Tombstone photo by: Terri & Stan, added 9/01/2013 to Find A Grave Memorial# 22978186 Parents: William Sams (1810 - 1893) Mary Frances Posey Sams (1813 - 1856) ...
  • Pvt. Joseph Gilmore (USA) (1832 - 1913)
    Served as a Private in the 6th West Virginia Infantry Regiment; Served from 1 Aug 1861 to 18 Jun 1862, for a total of 10 months, 17 days of service. Joseph appears on the Special Veterans Census of 189...
  • Hiram Jasper Fortney, (USA) Civil War POW (1825 - 1914)
    Hiram Fortney served as a private in Company L, 3rd West Virginia Cavalry Regiment in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served from March 9, 1855 until June 30, 1865. Married S...
  • Elias Gain, Civil War Veteran (1827 - 1897)
    Photo by: Susan Ritter, added June 25, 2010 to Find A Grave Memorial# 54126213 Inscription: PVT CO D 6TH WV INF CIVIL WAR He and Mary Elizabeth Davisson were married on July 18, 1848 in Harrison ...

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