13th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)

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Company A (The Montpelier Guard) - many men from [[Orange_County,_Virginia|Orange County]]
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Company A (The Montpelier Guard) - many men from [[Orange County, Virginia|Orange County]]  
  
Company B ( The Culpeper Minute Men) - many men from [[Culpeper_County,_Virginia|Culpeper County]]  
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Company B ( The Culpeper Minute Men) - many men from [[Culpeper County, Virginia|Culpeper County]]  
  
Company C (The Gordonsville Grays) - many men from [[Orange_County,_Virginia|Orange County]]
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Company C (The Gordonsville Grays) - many men from [[Orange County, Virginia|Orange County]]  
  
Company D (The Louisa Blues) - many men from [[Louisa_County,_Virginia|Louisa County]]
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Company D (The Louisa Blues) - many men from [[Louisa County, Virginia|Louisa County]]  
  
Company E (The Culpeper Ruflemen) - many men from [[Culpeper_County,_Virginia|Culpaper County]]
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Company E (The Culpeper Ruflemen) - many men from [[Culpeper County, Virginia|Culpaper County]]  
  
Company F (The Barboursville Guards) - many men from [[Orange_County,_Virginia|Orange County]]
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Company F (The Barboursville Guards) - many men from [[Orange County, Virginia|Orange County]]  
  
 
Company G ( The Lanier Guard) - many men from Maryland  
 
Company G ( The Lanier Guard) - many men from Maryland  
  
Company H (The Winchester Boomerangs) - many men from Winchester County  
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Company H (The Winchester Boomerangs) - many men from Winchester, County  
  
Company&nbsp;&nbsp;I&nbsp;&nbsp;(The Frontier Rifles) - many men from [[Hampshire_County,_Virginia|Hampshire County]]
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Company&nbsp;&nbsp;I&nbsp;&nbsp;(The Frontier Rifles) - many men from [[Hampshire County, Virginia|Hampshire County]]  
  
Company K (The Hampshire Guard) - many men from [[Hampshire_County,_Virginia|Hampshire County]]
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Company K (The Hampshire Guard) - many men from [[Hampshire County, Virginia|Hampshire County]]  
  
 
The information above is from ''13th Virginia Infantry'', by David F. Riggs.
 
The information above is from ''13th Virginia Infantry'', by David F. Riggs.

Revision as of 21:19, 7 October 2011

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Contents

Brief History

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Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.


Company A (The Montpelier Guard) - many men from Orange County

Company B ( The Culpeper Minute Men) - many men from Culpeper County

Company C (The Gordonsville Grays) - many men from Orange County

Company D (The Louisa Blues) - many men from Louisa County

Company E (The Culpeper Ruflemen) - many men from Culpaper County

Company F (The Barboursville Guards) - many men from Orange County

Company G ( The Lanier Guard) - many men from Maryland

Company H (The Winchester Boomerangs) - many men from Winchester, County

Company  I  (The Frontier Rifles) - many men from Hampshire County

Company K (The Hampshire Guard) - many men from Hampshire County

The information above is from 13th Virginia Infantry, by David F. Riggs.

Other Sources

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).