Note:(Stonewall) Jackson's ancestors lived in areas that are now part of West Virginia, once part of Virginia.  The modern designation (WV) is used in the following genealogy.  West Virginia did not become a separate state until 1863.

Note:(Stonewall) Jackson's ancestors lived in areas that are now part of West Virginia, once part of Virginia. The modern designation (WV) is used in the following genealogy. West Virginia did not become a separate state until 1863.

The 1st Virginia Infantry at the Battle of New Market #virginia #civilwar #history

The 1st Virginia Infantry at the Battle of New Market #virginia #civilwar #history

Lions of the Hour, by Keith Rocco. The VMI Cadets at the Battle of New Market, May 15, 1864.          [​IMG]

Lions of the Hour, by Keith Rocco. The VMI Cadets at the Battle of New Market, May 15, 1864. [​IMG]

Battle Of New Market 1864 | thunder in the valley battle of new market virginia on may 15 1864 ...

Battle Of New Market 1864 | thunder in the valley battle of new market virginia on may 15 1864 ...

Crim, Eliza Clinedinst.  A woman of the Civil War era. Eliza Clinedinst Crim, b. 1838 d. 1931, (Mother Crim), who helped to care for wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market in May 1864. Tinted copy of a photo taken ca. 1864.  Virginia Military Institute (VMI) Online Photograph Database

Crim, Eliza Clinedinst. A woman of the Civil War era. Eliza Clinedinst Crim, b. 1838 d. 1931, (Mother Crim), who helped to care for wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market in May 1864. Tinted copy of a photo taken ca. 1864. Virginia Military Institute (VMI) Online Photograph Database

Moses Jacob Ezekiel a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, was the first Jewish cadet to attend VMI, and was a highly decorated Confederate veteran of the American Civil War. He and other cadets from VMI marched 80 miles north from Lexington and fought at the 1864 Battle of New Market, where Ezekiel was wounded. Sculptor of the Confederate Memorial at Arlington.

Moses Jacob Ezekiel a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute, was the first Jewish cadet to attend VMI, and was a highly decorated Confederate veteran of the American Civil War. He and other cadets from VMI marched 80 miles north from Lexington and fought at the 1864 Battle of New Market, where Ezekiel was wounded. Sculptor of the Confederate Memorial at Arlington.

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