Historical Rosters Database
John Louis RogersRoster ID 2540
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1865|
|Biography & Genealogy:||John Lewis Rogers, Class of 1865: Born- 1844. Matriculated from Midleburg, Va. At VMI 1 year. Military Record: Private, Company D, 8th Va. Discharged February 3, 1862 to go to VMI. May have been the man who on November 1, 1862 enlisted at Loudon for war as Private, Company H, 1st Virginia Cavalry (some records show other dates). On detached service much of 1863. In hospital (Richmond) (poison oak) May-June 1864. Paroled at Winchester April 22, 1865. Post War Career: Farmer; civil engineer. Died- July 23, 1881.|