• Civil War Honor Roll, Dyer_Elisha

    Posted on August 30th, 2011

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    Elisha Dyer

    Elisha Dyer

    Elisha Dyer Born May 24, 1838 Died August 13, 1919 Place of Birth: Hunters’ Mill area near Vienna, Virginia Place of Death: Herndon, Virginia Buried: Chestnut Grove Cemetery, 831 Dranesville Road, Herndon, VA How died: unknown Military Service: Union Army Military Rank: Private Battles/engagements: Battle of Cold Harbor, First and Second Battles of the Wilderness […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Dyer_Charles Calfus

    Posted on August 30th, 2011

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    Charles Calfus “C. C.” Dyer

    Charles Calfus “C. C.” Dyer

    Charles Calfus “C. C.” Dyer Born December 20, 1841 Died March 6, 1918 Place of Birth: Vienna, Virginia Place of Death: Vienna, Virginia Buried: Andrew Chapel Cemetery, corner of Leesburg Pike and Trap Road, Vienna, VA (C.C. Dyer’s grave is close to Leesburg Pike, as the cemetery abuts St. Athanasius Church.) How died: Pyloric cancer […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Mackall_William Whann

    Posted on August 25th, 2011

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    William Whann Mackall

    William Whann Mackall

    William Whann Mackall Born January 18, 1817 Died August 19, 1891 Place of birth: Georgetown, Washington, D.C Place of death: Langley, Virginia Buried: Lewinsville Presbyterian Church Cemetery How died: Cause unknown Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Lieutenant Colonel, Brigadier General Units: Command of Confederate Army at Madrid Bend, Department of the Tennessee, Command […]

  • Adams_Charles W, Civil War Honor Roll

    Posted on August 25th, 2011

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    Charles W. Adams

    Charles W. Adams

    Charles W. Adams Born 1825 Died 1877 Place of Birth: Fairfax County Place of Death: Fairfax County Buried: Adams Family Cemetery, located one mile east of Hunter Mill Road in the Hunter Mill Forest Subdivision How died: Unknown Military service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private Units: Co I, 11th Virginia Calvary, 2nd Co F, […]

  • Battaile_Meade, Civil War Honor Roll

    Posted on August 24th, 2011

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    Meade Battaile

    Meade Battaile

    Meade Battaile Born 1841 Died 1906 Place of Birth: Culpeper County, Virginia Buried: Fairfax City Cemetery How Died: Unknown Military Service: Confederacy Military rank held: Private Unit: Company B, 13th Regiment, Virginia Infantry Battles/engagements: Sharpsburg/Antietam; Spotsylvania Courthouse; likely other actions during the 13th Virginia Infantry’s service in the Army of Northern Virginia Meade Battaile was […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Jones_Robert Tyler

    Posted on August 22nd, 2011

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    Robert Tyler Jones

    Robert Tyler Jones

    Robert Tyler Jones Born January 24, 1843 Died May 18, 1895 Place of birth: The White House, Washington, D.C. Place of death: Washington, D.C Buried: Chestnut Grove Cemetery, 831 Dranesville Road, Herndon, VA How Died: unknown Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private, Sergeant, Color Sergeant, Ensign and 1st Lieutenant Units: Company K, 53rd […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Gunnell_James N

    Posted on August 20th, 2011

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    James N. Gunnell

    James N. Gunnell

    James N. Gunnell Born 1847 Died June 9, 1921 Place of birth: Fairfax County, VA Place of death: unknown Buried: Vale Methodist Church, Oakton, VA How died: cause unknown Military Service: Confederate Army Military ranks held: Private Units: Company C, 43rd Virginia Cavalry Battles/engagements: Unknown Sixteen year old James N. Gunnell enlisted on October 1, […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Duncan_Cain

    Posted on August 20th, 2011

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    Cain Duncan

    Cain Duncan

    Cain Duncan Born March 31, 1840 Died March 21, 1927 Place of Birth: Fairfax County, Virginia Buried: Cub Run Memorial Gardens, Centreville, Virginia How Died: Unknown Military Service: United States Union Army Military rank held: Sergeant Unit: Company A, 23rd United States Colored Infantry Battles/engagements: Appomattox Campaign Cain Duncan was drafted into the US Colored […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Thompson_Armistead

    Posted on August 20th, 2011

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    Armistead “A.T.” Thompson

    Armistead “A.T.” Thompson

    Armistead “A.T.” Thompson Born 1838 Died November 23, 1846 Place of Birth: Fairfax County, Virginia Buried: Thompson Family Cemetery, Merrifield, Virginia How Died: Inflammation of lungs, typhoid fever Military Service: Confederacy Military ranks held: Private, Corporal, Sergeant Unit: Company G, 8th Virginia Battles/engagements: Gaines Mill, Gettysburg Schoolteacher Armistead Thompson (age 23) voted for secession at […]

  • Civil War Honor Roll, Preston_William C

    Posted on August 20th, 2011

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    William C. “Willy” Preston

    William C. “Willy” Preston

    William C. “Willy” Preston Born 1843 Died August 29, 1862 Place of Birth: Lexington, Virginia Buried: Preston gravesite, 16850 Sudley Rd., Centreville, Virginia How Died: Killed in action at Second Battle of Manassas Military Service: Confederacy Military rank held: Private Unit: College Company of the 4th Virginia Regiment Stonewall Brigade Battle: Second Battle of Manassas […]

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