West Virginia Civil War Union Soldiers

Buried at Staunton National Cemetery, Virginia

Organized Alphabetically, Regardless of Unit

Contact Information for Staunton National Cemetery:

Mailing Address:  901 Richmond Avenue, Staunton, VA  24401

Phone Number:  (540)825-0027  

 

Anderson, Robert J.  --  Private, Co. D, 12th WV Infantry;  Age – 27 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA,   6/5/64;  Grave #207;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA..

Arbergast (or Arbogast),  George W.  --  Private, Co. F, 15th WV Infantry;  Age -  25 yrs.;  Died @Meadow Bluff,             Greenbrier Co., WV, 5/19/64 of Typhoid Pneumonia (however, SNC record gives death date as 5/19/62);            Grave #551;  Originally buried on the David Teasley Farm @ Meadow Bluff, Greenbrier Co., WV.

Beal, William.  --  Private, Co. I, 12th WV Infantry;  Age --  18 yrs.;   KIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA,              6/5/64;  Grave #A258;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA

Boyd, Reuben G.  --  Private, Co. A, 12th WV Infantry;  Age --  18 yrs.;   KIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA,       6/5/64;  Grave #190;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA..

Dawson, Noah D.  --  Private, Co. I, 15th WV Infantry;   Age – 21 yrs.;  Died @ Meadow Bluff, Greenbrier Co., WV, on     5/27/64, cause not stated;  Grave #558;  Originally buried on the Thomas A. Hennings Farm, ?Greenbrier               Co., WV?

Dougherty, Andrew.  --  Private, Co. I, 12th WV Infantry;  Age --  18 yrs.;   KIA @ Battle of Piedmont , Augusta Co.,        VA, 6/5/64;  Grave   #246;  ?? Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA..??

Duncan, Hugh.  --  Private, Co. E, 5th WV Infantry;  Age – 18 yrs.;  Re-enlisted Vet. Vol.;  KIA @ Meadow Bluff,               Greenbrier Co., WV, on 5/4/64;  Grave #379;  Originally buried on the David Tialey (?Teasley?) Farm,  Meadow Bluff, Greenbrier Co., WV.

Dyer, Thomas.  --  Corporal, Co. K, 5th WV Infantry;  Age – 32 yrs.;  KIA @ Lexington, VA, 6/11/64;  Grave #C210;          Originally buried on B. Crawford’s Farm, Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA.

Fortney, Henry.  --  Private, Co. F, 12th WV Infantry;  Age --  36 yrs.;  MWIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA,      6/5/64;  Died in a Staunton, Augusta Co., VA, 6/11/64;  Grave #388;  Originally buried on J.H. Yost’s Farm, ?Augusta Co., VA?

Gardner, William L. (or S.) --  Captain, Co. E, 8th West Virginia Mtd. Infantry (later 7th WV Cavalry);  Age -  40 yrs.;          KIA @ Battle of Rocky Gap, near White Sulphur Springs, WV,  8/26/63;  Grave #304;  Originally buried on               the Samuel Gardner Farm @ Dry Creek, WV.

Gilmore, Alexander K.  --  Sergeant, Co. D, 12th WV Infantry;  Age --  26 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of  Piedmont, Augusta         Co., VA, 6/5/64;  Grave #410;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s  Woods, Piedmont, VA.

Greiner, George O.  --  Private, Co. A, 6th WV Infantry;  Age – 18 yrs.;  Clerk, detached with Dept. of WV HQ;   MWIA/POW @ Battle of New Market, VA, 5/15/64;  Died of wounds received, in CSA Harrisonburg hospital,         6/5/64  (however, SNC records give death date as 6/28/64);   Grave #555;   Originally buried in Presbyterian             Grave Yard, @ Harrisonburg, Rockingham Co., VA.

Halstead, Joseph S.  --  Corporal, Co. D, 12th WV Infantry;  Age – 21 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of  Piedmont, Augusta Co.,       VA, 6/5/64, “while bearing [the] colors in a charge on the enemy;”  Grave #402.

Hamilton, Charles W.   --  Private, Co. D, 12th WV Infantry;  Age (@ enlistment) – 17 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of Piedmont,     Augusta Co., VA, 6/5/64;  Grave #398;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA.

Hines, Thomas.   --  Private, Co. B, 15th WV Infantry;  Age – 18;  KIA, near Staunton, VA,  likely either Skirmish @           Middlebrook, Augusta Co., VA or Skirmish @ Brownsville (or Brownsburg), Rockingham Co.,  6/10/64;    Grave #A134.

Holmes, Josiah.  --  Private,  Co. D, 1st WV Infantry;  Age – 21 yrs.;  Re-enlisted Vet. Vol.; MWIA @ Battle of   Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA, 6/5/64.  with GSW in both thighs, with sloughing;  Died of wounds received, in a        CSA hospital @ Staunton, VA, 7/6(or7/7)/64;  Grave #200.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Manning, Lewis (or Louis).  --  Private, Co. A, 12th WV Infantry;   Age – 30 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta        Co., VA, 6/5/64;  Grave #399;  Originally buried @ Meyer’s Woods, Piedmont, VA.

Marshall, Abraham.  --  Private,  Co. E, 1st WV Infantry;  Age – 32 yrs.;  KIA @ Battle of Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA,       6/5/64;  Grave #244;  Originally buried @ Crawford’s Farm, Piedmont, VA.

Miller, Abraham W.  --  2nd Lieutenant,  Co. D, 5th WV Infantry;  Age – 22 yrs.;  KIA in a Skirmish @ Brownsboro, near    Staunton, VA, 6/10/64;  Grave #405;  Originally buried @ Purkey’s, about ¾ mile from Cross Keyes, Augusta      Co., VA.   

Morehart, John A.  --  1st Lieutenant,  Co. I,  8th West Virginia Mtd. Infantry (later 7th WV   Cavalry);  Age – 21 yrs.;          KIA @ Battle of Rocky Gap, near White Sulphur Springs, WV, 8/26/63;  Grave #313.

Sevier (or Severe), David.  --  Private,  Co. G, 12th WV Infantry;  Age -  28 yrs.;  KIA while on Picket Duty, near                Staunton, Augusta Co., VA, 6/4(or 6/8)/64;  Grave #365;  Originally buried @ Asylum Hill, Staunton, VA.

Shreves, Elias.  --  Private,  Co. H, 1st WV Infantry;  Age – 36 yrs.;  MWIA/POW @ Battle of New Market, VA, 5/15/64;     Died of wounds received in a CSA Harrisonburg hospital, 7/1/64;  Grave # 299.

Shriner, John.  --  Private, Co. G, 1st WV Infantry;  Age – 19 yrs.;  Re-enlisted Vet. Vol.; MWIA/POW @ Battle of              Piedmont, Augusta Co., VA, 6/5/64, with GSW in left chest;  Died of wounds received, in               a CSA hospital in     Staunton, VA, 6/14/64;  Grave #C81.

Simpson, James.  --  Private,  Co. A, 1st WV Infantry;  Age – 24 yrs;  Re-enlisted Vet. Vol.;  MWIA/POW @ Battle of        New Market, VA, 5/15/64;  Died of wounds received, in a CSA hospital in Harrisonburg, VA, 6/16/64;  Grave             # 596;  Originally buried in Presbyterian Grave Yard, Harrisonburg, VA.