Charleston in Kanawha County, West Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
the Kanawha Riflemen Chapter
United Daughters of
in honor of
the Kanawha Riflemen
First organization of the company 1856
Capt. George S. Patton ∙ First Lieut. Andrew Moore ∙ Second Lieut. Nicholas Fitzhugh ∙ Third Lieut. Henry D. Ruffner
Second organization 1858
Capt. David L. Ruffner ∙ First Lieut. Richard Q. Laidley ∙ Second Lieut. Gay Carr ∙ Third Lieut. John P. Donaldson
Third organization 1861
Capt. Richard Q. Laidley ∙ First Lieut. John P. Donaldson ∙ Second Lieut. Henry W. Rand ∙ Third Lieut. Alanson Arnold
Non-Commissioned Officers and Privates
Arnold, E.S. ∙ Barton, Norman ∙ Blaine, Charles ∙ Boswell, Martin ∙ Bradford, Henry ∙ Brodt, J.T. ∙ Broun, Jo. M. ∙ Broun, Thos. L. ∙ Brown, J. Alliene ∙ Cabell, H. Clay ∙ Caldwell, William ∙ Carr, Gay ∙ Carr, John O. ∙ Chambers, John ∙ Chewning, Charles ∙ Clarkson, A.Q. ∙ Cook, Walton ∙ Cox, Frank ∙ Cushman, William ∙ DeGruyter, M.F. ∙ Doddridge, J.E. Jr. ∙ Doddridge, Philip ∙ Fry, James J. Jr. ∙ Grant, Thomas T. ∙ Hale, John P. ∙ Hansford, Carroll M. ∙
William Armistead, colored cook, faithful during the war
Dedicated to those who served
in the Confederate Army
Erected by Kanawha Riflemen Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
Location. 38° 20.283′ N, 81° 37.212′ W. Marker is in Charleston, West Virginia, in Kanawha County. Marker is on Kanawha Boulevard 0.1 miles west of Elizabeth Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Charleston WV 25311, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Ruffners ( within shouting distance of this marker); State Capitol ( approx. ¼ mile away); The 35th Star ( approx. ¼ mile away); Executive Mansion ( approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named State Capitol ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Union Civil War Monument ( approx. 0.4 miles away); "The West Virginia Coal Miner" ( approx. 0.4 miles away); Abraham Lincoln Walks At Midnight ( approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Charleston.
More about this marker. Marker located in Ruffner Memorial Park
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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