18th Regiment, Virginia Infantry (Confederate)
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 (Danville Blues)
Company B (Danville Grays)
Company C (Nottoway Rifle Guards)
Company D (Prospect Rifle Grays) - many men from Prince Edward County
Company E (Black Eagle Rifles) Cumberland County
Company F (Farmville Guard)
Company G (Nottoway Grays)
Company H (Appomattox Grays)
Company I (Spring Garden Blues) - many men from Pittsylvania County
Company K (Charlotte Rifles)
- National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).