In the photo above, Field and Staff of the 7th West Virginia Cavalry, circa. 1865
7th West Virginia Cavalry Descendants Reunion, 2006 Droop Mountain Battlefield, October 14, 2006 In conjunction with the Battle of Droop Mountain Reenactment events, a reunion of 7th West Virginia Cavalry descendants was held at the battlefield on...read more
7th West Virginia Cavalry
Formerly: 8th West Virginia Mounted Infantry and 8th [West] Virginia Infantry
Union Army, American Civil War, 1861-1865
About This Site: This web site is maintained for those who have an interest in the history of the 7th West Virginia Cavalry, a Union Army regiment from the Kanawha Valley region of West Virginia. Please note that this is not a re-enactment group.
Please direct your comments and questions to Steve Cunningham, the webmaster of this site, using the Contact form. Mr. Cunningham is currently doing research for a comprehensive history of the regiment for publication. Descendants and others are encouraged to submit photographs, diaries, pension papers, and other documents relating to soldiers of the regiment.