Company I 25th Reg. Virginia Infantry, C. S. V.

“Ware, Eugene
Ware, George

Ware, William T.
Ware, Benjamin

This company was engaged in the following battles: Philippi, McDowell, Winchester, Cross Keys, Port Republic, Seven days fight around Richmond, Slaughter Mountain. Second Manassas, Bristow Station, Sharpsburg, Fredericksburg, Second Winchester, Gettysburg, Mine Run, and Wilderness. In the latter the 25th Regiment was captured. Seventeen men of Company I were in the capture. They were first taken to Point Lookout, Md., thence to Elmira, N. Y. Eleven of the seventeen lived through the war, the others died prisoners.”

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