8th Regiment, Kentucky Calvary

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8th Regiment, Kentucky Calvary

Allegiance

Confederate States of America

Description

8th Cavalry Regiment was formed during the late summer of 1862 and mustered into Confederate service in September. The unit fought in Kentucky, then rode with J.H. Morgan. Most of the men were captured at Buffington Island on July 19 and a remnant at New Lisbon on July 26, 1863. The 8th was not reorganized. Its commanders were Colonel R.S. Cluke, Lieutenant Colonel Cicero Coleman, and Major Robert S. Bullock. --From 'Battle Unit Details,' National Park Service

Began

1862

Ended

26 Jul 1863

Years duration

1862-1863

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Arnold, Alfred S. Military service Person
Presser, Hogan Military service Person
Marshall, John Thomas Military service Person
Arnold, William, J. Military service Person
Atha, Clifton S. Military service Person
Ballard, William N. Military service Person
Beach, James Military service Person
Boss, A.F. Military service Person
Brown, F.M. Military service Person
Brown, Will Military service Person