Battle Unit Details

UNION WEST VIRGINIA VOLUNTEERS

17th Regiment, West Virginia Infantry

Overview:
Organized at Wheeling, W. Va., September 26, 1864, to February 25, 1865. Attached to Reserve Division, District of Harper's Ferry, W. Va., west of Sleepy Hollow, to March, 1865. 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division, West Virginia, to June, 1865.

Service:
Moved to Clarksburg, W. Va., September 27, 1864, and guarding railroad and on garrison duty till mustered out. Mustered out June 30, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 1 killed and 24 by disease. Total 25.
Soldiers:
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