Miller's Company Volunteer Mounted Rifles (Old Dominion Guards)
[formerly Company E/D(2), 1st (Wheat's) Special Battalion Infantry; later part of Robertson's VA Horse Artillery]
From Bergeron, La. Confed. Units, 149, 177:
"1st Special Battalion [Wheat's] ... Company D (2nd), Old Dominion Guards (Orleans), organized as Company E, became independent company mounted infantry, September 1, 1862. Obed P. Miller."
"Miller's Mounted Rifles Company Cavalry. Captain Obed P. Miller. Organized September 1, 1862, at Lynchburg, Virginia, from men formerly in 2nd Company D, 1st Louisiana Special Battalion Infantry. Men assigned to Robinson's Horse Artillery in June, 1863."
CSRC, M320, roll 33
BOONE, Edgar D. Pvt. // CSRC, Index: E. D. BOONE, Edgar D. BOONE. // Served also in Company F, 1st (Nelligan's) Regiment Infantry; & Company A, Independent Wild Cats Battalion Cavalry as CPT.
JOHNSON, James. Pvt. // CSRC, Index.
MCBRIDE, William. Pvt. // CSRC, Index.
MILLER, Obed P. CPT. // CSRC, Index. // Served also in Company D(2), 1st (Wheat's) Special Battalion Infantry.
SMITH, Henry. Pvt. // CSRC, Index.
TAYLOR, Frank. Pvt. // CSRC, Index.
6 Miller's Co. Mtd. Rifles
Individuals from non-Cajun families, CSRC Index
ANDERSON, C. C. Pvt. 1
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