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Company E, 38th Regiment, Virginia Infantry, United States Civil War

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Date: 30 May 1861 to 1865
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Company E of the 38th Virginia Infantry, also known as Cabell's Guards, came into service on May 28, 1861. Named for the first commander, Captain Joseph Robert Cabell, this company was organized in Danville, on the border of Pittsylvania County and North Carolina.

Sources include FamilySearch database(1860 census, and United States Civil War soldiers index), pittsylvaniacountyhistory.com and "Confederate Soldiers of Pittsylvania County & Danville", Mike K. Williams, 1988.

A partial roster of soldiers assigned to the company is:

John O. Adkins
Allen C. Anglea
Henry S. Ashby
William F. Ashby
Obediah L. Atkins
Robert S. Baugh
David E. Bays
Hillery Bolton
John T. Brown
William L. Brown
Benjamin Harrison Burks
Joseph Burks
William R. Clayton
Thomas Edward Crane
William R. Crawley
Creed O. Davis
John Thomas Davis
Larkin Davis
George W. Dillard
Henry Jackson Dillard
Robert M. Dillard
John K. Elliott
William Anthony Elliott
George C. Emmerson
Joseph B. Ferrell
Robert R. Gaines
George Henry Gosney
George William Gravely
John Green
Beverly B. Hall
John O. Hall
George W. Harris
William P. Harris
Thomas W. Lovelace
William H. Mann
Robert Jordan Motley
James W. Ragsdale
James P. Rice
Reuben Ricketts
John H. Robinson
Armistead F. Shackelford
James T. Shackelford
Francis S. Shackleford
William A. Shackleford
Robert M. Shelton
George H. Sutherlin
Creed Tanner Thomas
William N. P. Thomas
David Augustine Tyree
Thomas Martin Tyree
William H. Voss
Thomas A. Warf
Linnaeus DuPuy Watkins
Joel L. Willis

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