49th Virginia Infantry Regiment




The following regimental and company records and accounts from actual participants in Companies A-K are direct from the following publication:  "History of the Forty-Ninth Virginia Infantry C.S.A ", "Extra Billy Smith's Boys" 1861-1865; Laura Virginia Hale and Stanley S. Phillips  1981


Christian, Charles B. - Major and Lt. Colonel

Gibson, Jonathan Catlett - Lt. Colonel and Colonel

Moffett, William D. - Acting Colonel after October 31, 1864 Commanding Regiment at Appotomattox

Murry, Edward - Lt. Colonel

Norvelle, Jerome Bonaparte - acting Major

Smith, Caleb - Major

Smith, William "Extra Billy" - Colonel Promoted to Brigadier General January 31, 1863

Wheatley, Mandly Taylor - Major




Bell, James M. - Acting Surgeon

Bell, John W. - Acting Quartermasater of 49th Virginia Regiment and Brigade

Bell, Thomas S. - Adjutant

Burwell, Blair -  Surgeon Assignment June 26, 1862 Orinituiba Habyary 1865

Garland, James Powell - Chaplain

Gibson, Eustace - Acting Quaratermasater

Goolrick, Peter - Assistant surgeon

Gott, Lewis E. - Assistant Surgeon  Captured at Gettysburg July 5, 1863. Paroled from Ft. McHenry November 1863.

Hamner, J.C. - Adjutant

Harman, John - Wagonmaster

Hernden, Bodie Strachan - Surgeon

Hooe, Blucher W. -Hospital Steware

Hooe, Robert - Quartermasater Sergeant

Horton, William H. - Assistant Surgeon

Kimball, (no first name) - Forge Master (from West Virginia)

Kinney,  (no first name) - Ordnance Officer

Kincheloe, William James - Adjutant  Killed October 1864

Luck, William Jordon - Surgeon

Nevitt, Napoleon B. - Assistant Surgeon

Powell, John S. - Assitatnt Surgeon

Seldon, Miles - Acting quartermasater

Smith, Edwin - Commissary Captain and A.C.S.

Smith Fred Waugh - (son of Extra Billy Smith) Sergean Major

Tompkins, William B. - Sergean Major

Weir, Walter A. - Adjutant  Transferred to Army of Tennessee in 1861



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