Pilchard, Henry L. - Company L - PA#524809 - enlisted 1 mar 1864 Charleston - 5’5”tall, light complexion, blue eyes, brown hair - occupation boatman - born about 1843 Meigs Co. OH - deserted August 1864, returned 3 Oct 1864 - married Martha F. -  children: James W.; Manerva; Virginia;  and Addie

 

Pilchard, William - Company E - enlisted 18 Aug 1864 - 6’0”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1844 Mason Co. VA - died 18 Jul 1886 Topeka, KS

 

Pinson, George - Company K - enlisted 12 Oct 1862 Point Pleasant - 6’1”tall, fair complexion, hazel eyes, brown hair - born about 1842 Kanawha Co. VA - killed in action Rocky Gap VA 26 Aug 1863

 

Pirkey, John J. - Company B - enlisted 1 Aug 1863 Petersburg VA - 5’5”tall, fair complexion, blue eyes, auburn hair - born about 1845 Rockingham Co. VA

 

Platt, William J. - Company A - MIC#474752 - enlisted 29 Apr 1864 Charleston - 5’5”tall, dark complexion, grey eyes, black hair - occupation, tailor - born about 1831 Stafford Co. VA - married Matilda Baldwin 15 Jun 1865 Kanawha Co.

 

Plumley, Calaway - Company G - PC#883369, MIC#945539 - enlisted 25 Jan 1865 - discharged 1 Aug 1865 - 5’6”tall, dark complexion, black eyes, black hair - born 3 Nov 1846 Hager, Lincoln Co. VA - died 8 Feb 1922 Hager, WV - married #1 Nancy Adkins 10 Feb 1868 - married #2 Flora Smith 4 Mar 1912 at Ed Hager’s on Big Laurel - children in pension: Lunsford 18 Jun 1906; Bessie L. 19 Feb 1913; Beulah G. 10 May 1916 and William C. 29 Oct 1921

 

Plumley, Melvin - Company G - PC#1074212 - 5’5”tall, dark complexion, black eyes, black hair - enlisted as a substitute for  Griffith B. Thomas 20 Jan 1865 - born about 1847 VA

 

Pogue, William H. - Company D - PC#299884 - enlisted 1 Sep 1861 Buffalo - 5’10” tall, light complexion, blue eyes, light hair - born about 1842 Mason Co. VA - died 14 Sep 1922 Dodge City, KS

 

Polsey, Daniel - Company M - WC#122994 - rank Lt. - 5’8”tall, dark complexion, hazel eyes, dark hair - born about 1843

 

Polsey, John J. - Company F - WC#122994 - commissioned 1st Lt. 19 Dec 1861 - commissioned major 1 Oct 1862 - promoted to Lt. Col. 28 Feb 1863 - took command of Regt. 4 Nov 1864 - was in battles of Cross Keys, Freemonds Ford, and White Sulphur Springs prior to his capture - he was captured 19 Dec 1863 at the Jackson River while retreating after the Salem Raid - sent to Libby Prison in Richmond VA where he was kept until his transfer to Macon GA 7 May 1864 - he was  a paroled P.O.W. Charleston Harbour, S.C. 3 Aug 1864 - born about 1831 in Wellsburg, Brooke Co. VA son of Daniel and Eliza V. Polsey - died 10 Dec 1866 Charleston WV - married Ellen S. Donnelly 16 May 1860 Meigs Co. OH - children: Ellen D. 16 May 1865; John J. 29 Dec 1866 - lived Graham Station WV

 

Porter, Andrew - Company H - PC#925748, WC#723127 - enlisted 1 Oct 1861 Charleston - 5’7” tall, fair complexion, black eyes, dark hair - born about 1838 Kanawha Co. - died 22 Feb 1911 - married #1 Alminta Boyd - married #2 Nancy C. Slack/Stack  Kanawha Co., she died 25 Aug 1876 Chelyan WV - married #3 for a second time Alminta Boyd 28 Jul 1881 Cabin Creek WV -  children: Charley E.  born 9 Nov 1881; Clarence 12 Dec 1883; Henry 3 Jan 1886; Blanche 12 Mar 1888; Lillian 27 May 1890; Alley 4 Nov 1892; and Lenora 11 Jan 1895

 

Porter, Noah - Company A - PC#620124 - enlisted 27 Jul 1861 Aultz - 5’7”tall, light complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born about 1833 Kanawha Co. VA - died 2 Jan 1919 - married Julia Ann Walker in 1885 Boone Co. WV, she died  8 Nov 1914 - children: Mark; Mary; Nancy; Andrew; Julia; and Alminta - lived Giles, WV

 

Porter, Thomas F. - Company A - PC#890945, WC#774244 - 5’6”tall, dark complexion, blue eyes, dark hair - born 10 Dec 1825 Patrick Co. VA - died 6 Aug 1913 Giles Co. VA - married Nancy Eveline Boyd 18 Feb 1845 Charleston WV, she was previously married to Charles Boyd who died 20 Sep 1861 Franklin. VA - lived Fairfield WV

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