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Hager, S. S., Co F, 141st PA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison August 16 1864.  From New Milford, PA. 1st Lt.
Hanford, Thomas, Co I, PA Artillery.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Sept 29, 1846.  From Philadelphia, PA. 1st Lt.
Hanson, Charles W, Co C, 39th Massachusetts.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison August 18 1864.  From So. Danvers, MA. 1st Lt.
Harney, George, Co B, 147th NY Volunteers.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Oct 27 1864.  From Oswego, NY.  History of the 147th NY Volunteers and information about Major Harney Lt. Col.
Harper, William Wallace, Co K, 126th OH Infantry.  Born 1833 in Carmichaels, Greene County, PA, a son of Captain William Harper of the War of 1812.  Captured on the 9th of July 1864 during the Battle of Monocacy Junction, MD.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Paroled at James River, VA on February 22, 1865.  Lived in Hilliard, Franklin County, Ohio and is buried at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Hilliard, OH.  
Harris, E. T., Co H, 3rd NY Cavalry.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Sept 29 1864.  From Bridgtown, NJ. Capt.
Harris, M. C., 96 NY.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Oct. 27 1864.  From Moriah, NY. 1st Lt.
Harrison, W. H., 2nd US Cavalry.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Sept 19 1864.  From Philadelphia, PA. 1st Lt.
Hartshorn, William. R., 190th PA.  Imprisoned at Danville, Prison August 19 1864.  From Burrinsville, PA.  Details of the "Bucktails" Famous Rifle Regiment. Colonel
Harvey, John L., Co L, 121st PA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Oct 1 184.  From Kensington, PA. 1st Lt.
Haslett, John W., Co D, 190th PA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Aug 19 1864.  From Curwansville, PA. 2nd Lt.
Haswell, George W., 10th NJ.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison August 17 1864.  From Shiloh, PA.  History of the 10th NJ Regiment Capt.
Haurand, August, 4th NY Cavalry.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison Sept 19 1864.  From Williamsburg, NY.  4th NY Cavalry Monument Major
Hawkins, O. F., Co K, 94th NY.  Captured Aug 19 1864 at Weldon Road, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Machias, NY.

(see regiment history)

1st Lt.
Hayes, Jos., 18th Massachusetts Infantry, mustered 8-24-61, age 25, a banker from Boston, MA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Also confined in Libby PrisonHistory of the 18th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry.  Biography of Joseph HayesPainting of Joseph Hayes Brig. Gen.
Helm, John Bowser, 2nd Lieutenant, Co. G. Born 12 Sep 1834 in Ohio.  Escaped 5 Feb 1865 from Danville Prison. 2nd Lt.
Helmer, F. C., 47th PA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison October 28 1864.  From Allentown, PA. 1st Lt.
Helmes, Carlos A., 57th MA Infantry.  Born in Plattsburgh, NY, he was shot in the leg at the battle of Crater on June 30, 1864.  Taken as a POW and imprisoned at Danville.  Died there due to lack of medical care or starvation.  Information from his great great great grand daughter Grace Mcamara.  
Helms, Adam, Co F, 12th KY.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison December 16 1864.  From Greencastle, KY. Capt.
Hendricks, T. J., Co B, 209th PA.  Imprisoned November 17 1864 at Danville Prison.  From Appleton, PA. 1st Lt.
Herron, Elijah Bridges, KY 6th Cavalry.  Taken prisoner at Chickamauga, Georgia on September 21, 1863.  Confined at Richmond, VA from September to November 1863.  Sent to Danville Prison in December 1863.  Died at Danville Prison on March 6, 1864. SOURCE: record obtained from the Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archive. Pvt.
Hichman, W. W., Co F, 6th WV Cavalry.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison November 28 1864.  From Morgantown, WV. 1st Lt.
Hill, John F., Co K., 89th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, POW at Danville prison, from which he, with sixty others, escaped, and was one of only three that succeeded in reaching the Union lines after sixteen nights of travel. -
Hobart, Martin. C., Co B, 7th Wisconsin.  Captured May 5, 1864 at Wilderness, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Fall River, Wisconsin. Capt.
Hoisington, Clark Albert, Co. D. 144th OH Vol. Infantry, Enlisted 5/2/1864.  Captured August 13, 1864 at Berryville. Imprisoned in Danville Prison. Died from pneumonia Nov 19, 1864 and buried in Danville National Cemetery.  Born 1829 in Carey, OH.     
Hollis, J. N., 22nd NY Cavalry.  Imprisoned November 12, 1864.  From Rochester, NY. 1st Lt.
Holloway, George, 44th Indiana.  Died at Danville Prison.  
Holly, Chipman. A., Co I, 19th Wisconsin.  Captured October 27, 1864 at Fair Oaks, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison .  From Elkhorn, Wis. Adjt.
Holtz, Frederick, Co C, 1st WV Cavalry.  Captured on or about July 24, 1864 at Winchester, VA.  POW Records indicate he was captured at Newtown, VA.  First held at Danville.  Later transferred to Richmond, VA February 22, 1865.  Paroled at James River, VA.  Died in service May 17th, 1865.  
Hooper, Charles Holden, Co E, 24th Massachusetts, Captured July 24, 1864 at Deep Bottom Run, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison, Libby Prison and Salisbury.  Exchanged February 23, 1865.  From Boston, Mass. Lt. Col.
Hopping, Francis. A., Co E, 75th NY.  Captured at Winchester, VA on September 19, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Auburn, NY. Capt.
Hosea, Isaac. F. R., 38th Massachusetts.  Captured August 19, 1864 at Weldon Railroad, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Exchanged February 23, 1865.  From Medford, Mass. 2nd Lt.
Howe, Wesley C., Co K, 2nd Massachusetts.  Captured September 19, 1864 at Winchester, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Shippensville, PA. 2nd Lt.
Hoyt, Wesley P., Co F, 143rd Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania.  Died November 5 1864 at Danville Prison.  
Hull, Oliver Pierce, Co K, 22nd Iowa Infantry.  Captured 9-19-64 at Winchester, VA.  From Washington, IA. 1st Lt.
Hunt, Charles. O., Maine 5th Light Artillery.  Captured June 18, 1864 at Petersburg, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Gorham, ME.  1st Lt.
Hunt, Harrison, Co. B, 59th Mass. Regiment.  Taken prisoner at the battle of Petersburg, Va.  Died at Danville Prison, VA 22 Nov 1864. Sgt.
Hurd, William B., 144th Ohio Infantry (National Guard).  Captured at Berryville on August 13, 1864.  Sent to Danville, VA.  Died while a POW of pneumonia on November 29, 1864.  Burial in Danville National Cemetery in Section G, Site 789. Photo of William B. Hurd. Pvt.
Hutchins, John, Co C, 39th Massachusetts Infantry.  Captured August 18, 1864 at Weldon Railroad, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Exchanged February 23, 1865. Capt.
Hyde, J. S., Co E, 6th W. V. Cavalry.  Captured November 28, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Brandonville, VA. Capt.
Hysner, Philip, 6th Co. NY 1st Sharp Shooters.  Captured September 19, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Rochester, NY.  Capt.
Inman, Charles, 2nd TN Cavalry.  Captured November 14, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Fair Garden, TN.  Major
Irwin, Samuel, Co G, 3rd Iowa Infantry.  Captured July 12, 1864 at Jackson, MS and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From New Virginia, IA.  Born in Ireland. 1st Lt.
Jackman, Lyman, Co. B,  6th N. H. Infantry.  Captured September 20, 1864 at Poplar Springs Church, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Exchanged February 1, 1865.  From Woodstock, N. H. Capt.
Jones, Samuel C., Co A, 22nd Iowa Infantry.  Captured September 18, 1864 at Winchester, VA.  From Iowa City, IA. 1st Lt.
Kahler, Eli, Co A, 2nd NY Mounted Rifles.  Captured September 30, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Lockport, NY. 1st Lt.
Kaufman, Tobias. B., 209th Pennsylvania.  Captured November 17, 1864 while defending Bermuda Hundred and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Boslong Springs, PA. Col.
Keenan, John C., Co K, 10th N. H.  Captured October 27, 1864 at Fair Oaks, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Paroled February 22, 1865.  From Concord, N. H.  Born in Ireland. Capt.
Kelly, Timothy. W., Co C, 164th NY.  Captured August 25 or August 26, 1864 at Reams' Station, VA and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Later confined in Salisbury Prison, NC.  Exchanged April 23, 1865.  From Buffalo, NY. Capt.
Kerner, William, Co D, 7th NY.  Captured August 25, 1864 and imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Promoted to Captain in May 1865.  From New York, NY. 1st Lt.
Kiester, William H. H., Co I, 103rd PA, Mustered into service January 12, 1862.  Captured in Plymouth, NC on April 20, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Other prisons include Charleston, SC and Libby Prison Columbia Military Prison.  Released from prison February 21, 1865.  From Slippery Rock, PA.  See Regiment History. 1st Lt.
Kingsley, Simeon (Sim), Co B, 38th Indiana Volunteer Infantry.  Captured at Chickamauga, Georgia on September 19th 1863.  Paroled at Charleston, SC December 24, 1864. Pvt.
Kinsley, F. R., 39th Massachusetts.  Captured August 19, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Somerville, MA. Capt.
Kline, John H., Co B, 45th PA.  Captured Sept 30, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Marrietta, PA. 1st Lt.
Knapp, Peter C., Co A, 12th ME.  Captured October 19, 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Byron, ME.  Also see: 12th Maine Regiment History, another 12th Maine Regiment History, and Civil War photograph available of this man at the Maine State Archives. 1st Lt.
Knower, William B., Co H, 4th NY Heavy Artillery.  Captured September 25, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From New York, NY.  A photo of this man is available in the book "Kirk, Hyland C. Heavy guns and light: a history of the 4th New York Heavy Artillery. NY: Dillingham Publ., 1890." See Knower Genealogy. 1st Lt.
Kriezer, J. B., 109th PA.  Captured October 19, 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Cumnerville, PA.  Also see: 109th PA Regimental History Capt.
Kuhn, Martin, Co B, 22nd PA Cavalry.  Enlisted July 17, 1863.  1st Lieutenant.  Transferred to Co M, 22nd PA Cavalry.  Promoted February 29, 1864 to Captain.  Captured October 19, 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Discharged from service on May, 15, 1865.  From Carlisle, PA.  See Regimental History, Company Roster. Capt.
Kuhn, A. F., Co G, 93rd PA.  Enlisted October 26, 1861.  1st Lieutenant.  Captured October 19, 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Promoted November 26, 1864 to Captain.  Mustered out on June 27, 1865 at Washington, DC.  From Stoystown, PA.  See: 93rd PA Re-enactors Site, 93rd Regimental Roster. 1st Lt.
Laughlin, W. L., Co I, 2nd PA Artillery.  Captured September 29, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Boonesville, PA.  See: 2nd PA Heavy Artillery History. 2nd Lt.
Lawson, James M., Co A, 75th Indiana Infantry.  Wounded at Chickamauga and taken captive.  Imprisoned at Libby Prison, later transferred to Danville.  Died  24 Dec 1863 of smallpox at Danville Prison.  Buried in Grave #396.  Brother to William A. below. Pvt.
Lawson, William A., Co A, 75th Indiana Infantry.  Captured at Battle of Chickamauga.  Imprisoned at Libby Prison, later transferred to Danville and then to Andersonville where he died 14 Aug 1864.  Brother to James M. above. Pvt.
Lee, Henry, Co F, 209th PA.  Enlisted September 19, 1864.  Captured November 17, 1864 at Bermuda Hundred, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Other prisons included Belle Island, Libby and Salisbury.  From Carlisle, PA.  See: Biography of Henry Lee. Capt.
Leech, William Albert, 90th PA Infantry.  Enlisted April 25, 1861 and commissioned into Field Staff of the 17th PA Infantry.  Major, age 29.  Promoted February 19, 1862 to Lt. Col. and transferred to the Field Staff of the 90th PA Infantry.  Captured August 19, 1864 at Weldon Railroad, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Promoted 3-13-65 to Colonel then to Brigadier General.  Born February 3, 1832 at Philadelphia, PA.  Died July 20, 1870 at Philadelphia, PA.  See: Photo with data, 90th PA Regiment History, Roster.  Interred at West Laurel Hill Cemetery, Bala-Cynwyd, Montgomery Co, PA.  Plot: Merion Section, Lot 95.  Grave is unmarked. Lt. Col.
Leyden, Maurice, Co B, 3rd NY Cavalry.  Enlisted June 13, 1861 at Syracuse, NY.  2nd Lieutenant.  Promoted 6-12-63 to 1st Lieutenant.  Captured October 7, 1864 at Darbytown, Road, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Other prisons where he was held include Libby and Salisbury.  Exchanged on 4-1-1865.  Promoted to Captain.  From Syracuse, NY. 1st Lt.
Lister, John, Co F, 90th OH Infantry.  Enlisted on Aug 26, 1862 at age 25.  Died December 17, 1863 of disease while a POW at Danville Prison, VA. Pvt.
Litchfield, Julius. B., Co B, 4th ME Infantry.  Enlisted June 15, 1861.  2nd Lieutenant.  Promoted to 1st Lt., then to Captain.  Captured July 2, 1863 at Gettysburg, PA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Other prisons included Libby and Salisbury.  From Rockland, ME.  See: 4th ME Regiment FactsCo B, 4th ME Roster. Capt.
Long, John M., Co G, 2nd MD.  Enlisted August 9, 1861.  Private.  Promoted to 1st Sergeant.  Promoted January 1, 1863 to 2nd Lt.  Captured September 30, 1864 at Poplar Springs Church, VA.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Promoted May 12, 1865 to Captain.  From Baltimore, MD.   2nd Lt.
Lord, Joseph O., Co K, 16th ME Infantry.  Enlisted June 5, 1862.  1st Sergeant, age 31.  Promoted May 22, 1863 to 1st Lt.  POW July 1 1863 at Gettysburg, PA.  Escaped July 4, 1863.  Promoted December 1, 1863 to Captain.  Captured August 19, 1864 at Weldon Railroad, VA..  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Exchanged February 22, 1865 at Danville, VA.  From Biddeford, ME.  See: 16th Maine Muster Rolls16th Maine Infantry, Co K, 16th ME Infantry Battles, 16th ME Infantry Regiment History, Capt.
Lowery, William B., Co B, 62nd OH Volunteer Infantry.  Enlisted September 20, 1861.  Private, age 20.  Promoted November 1, 1863 to Sergeant.  Promoted May 9, 1864 to 1st Lt and transferred to Co B, 62nd OH Volunteer Infantry.  Captured August 16, 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  From Roseville, OH.  See: References for 62nd OH Infantry. 1st Lt.
Matson, George, Co G, 87th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry.  He was captured 9 Jul 1864, at the battle of Monocacy and died in Danville Prison 4 Jan 1865. -
Mays, George enrolled 24 May 1861, at Keokuk, Iowa.  CO. "I", 2nd Iowa Vol. Adjutant General and Surgeon General reports his death as 14 Apr 1864 at Danville Va. while a prisoner of war.
Widow's pension # 137592; 29 Mar 1867.
Sgt.
McCluskey, Charles , alias Charles McCutcheon, B, 2nd Maryland Infantry. Wounded in Battle of Petersburg and captured that same day, 30 July 1864. Kept at Danville Prison until Feb. 22, 1865 when he was finally "exchanged." A native of Scotland. (Submitted by Polly Piskos, GG niece of Charles McCutcheon.)  
McNichol, Theodore, (alternate spelling MacNichol), Co D, 45th Regiment PA Volunteer Infantry.  From Bellefonte, PA.  Born Sep 22, 1846, Died Apr 21, 1915.  M.I. 3-8-1864.  M.O. 7-17-1865.  Prisoner 7-30-1864 until 2-21-1865 at Danville, VA.  Buried in St. John the Evangelist Catholic Cemetery, Bellefonte, PA. Pvt.
Meacham, Oscar, Co B, 38th Wisconsin.  Died at Danville Prison, VA.  Widow is Jane Meacham. Pvt.
Mix, W. H.,  Co I, 19th U.S. Colored Volunteers.  Captured July 30, 1864 at the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg.  Held at Danville Prison. 1st Lt.
Moore, Jasper Newton, Co C, 21st IL Volunteer Infantry.  Captured after the Battle of Chickamauga, wounded in the head and leg.  Died 8 May 1864, probably at Danville.  Burial at Annapolis National Cemetery.  Section K, Row 870, Grave #87.  
Moore, Samuel A., 1st West Virginia Volunteer Infantry.  Captured at the Battle of New Market in 1864.  Was a POW at Libby Prison and Danville Prison.  Paroled and released in early 1865.  Served in the Quartermaster Corps for the remainder of service. Pvt.
Mortof (Murtorff), William F.,  Co C, 13th PA Cavalry.  Born in 1840 in Huntingdon Co. PA.  Captured Sept. 16, 1864 at Coggins Point, VA.  Died as a POW Feb 23, 1865 in Danville, VA.  Buried in Danville VA National Cemetery  Sec. F  #1039. Pvt.
Moss, Perry L., Co I, 2nd OH Infantry.  Captured on September 20th, 1863 at Chicamauga, GA.  Imprisoned at Danville.  Released May 8, 1864. Pvt.
Munnell, John J., Co F, 100th PA.  Captured at Petersburg.  
Needham, Lyman, Co K, 42nd IL Infantry.  A letter in the Illinois state archives sent from Danville Prison to the family of Lyman Needham indicated he was incarcerated at Danville Prison.  He was later transferred to Andersonville Prison where he died and is buried in grave #7439.  
Nichols, Orsen K.  Born 1835 in UK.  Died Nov 1864 at Danville Prison, VA. -
O'Conner, Timothy, Co H, 9th New York Heavy Artillery Regiment.
He along with some 600 Union soldiers (106 from the 9th NYHA) were captured 
at the battle of Monocacy, Maryland, on July 9, 1864.  They marched by foot to Staunton, Virginia, where they were loaded into stock cars and transported by rail on to Danville, arriving on July 29, 1864. He remained in one of the Danville prison buildings until February 19, 1865.  On that date they were let out of the prison and loaded on box cars for the trip to Richmond, Virginia.  There they spent one or two nights in the Pemberton tobacco warehouse located a short distance from Libby Prison.  Then on February 22, 1865, they were marched to a landing where they boarded a Confederate vessel and were transported down the James River to Aiken's Landing.  There they were exchanged.  After a three mile walk to Varina Landing, they boarded the Union transport "George Leary" bound for Annapolis, Maryland.  Timothy O'Connor spent several months in a hospital after his release, but never fully recovered his health.  He died in 1884 in Hollister, California.  My information, to a major extent, comes from the history of "The Ninth New York Heavy Artillery" published in 1899 by Alfred Seelye Roe. Roe was also captured at Monocacy and imprisoned at Danville.
 
Otis, Timothy B., Co F, 77th OH Volunteers.  Captured April 25, 1864 at Marks Mills, Arkansas.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison 10 months.  Mustered out with his Company on March 8, 1866 at Brownsville, TX.  Information came from Ron Osburn who obtained the information from pension records.  
Parker, William K., Co B; mustered Sep 14, 1861, as a volunteer; mustered June 29, 1865; born July 7, 1844; died June 4, 1913; a clerk and railroad brakeman from Harrisburg; 5' 7", light hair, blue eyes; captured at the battle of Carter's Woods June 15, 1863; captured again at the battle of Monocacy July 9, 1864, and paroled from Danville Prison February 8, 1865. Sgt.
Patton, William W., Co D, 2nd OH Infantry.  Enlisted August 19, 1861.  Captured September 19, 1863 at the Battle of Chickamauga (XIV Corp., Baird's Division, 1st Brigade).  Held at Danville Prison #5, 3rd Floor.  Left Danville Prison April 13, 1864 and arrived at Andersonville Prison, GA about April 21, 1864 where he died.  Burial at Andersonville - Grave #7519 - names misspelled as Patten.

Pension Records: NARA, Union Army, Pension #241.042.

William W. Patton was born Oct 1841 in Dry Ridge, Hamilton County, Ohio to parents:

Charles Patton who died 5/26/1869 at Dry Ridge, Hamilton County, OH.

Matilda Johnson Patton who died 10/15/1903 at Seymor, Jackson County, IN.

See: Photo of William W. Patton

 
Phetteplace, William, Co C, 22nd MI Infantry.  Captured at Chickamauga, GA on September 18, 1863 and confined at Libby Prison at Richmond, VA on September 29, 1863.  Sent to Danville, Virginia December 12, 1863.  Admitted to hospital on February 23, 1864 and on again on March 16, 1864.  He is interred in the National Cemetery, Danville, Virginia, Section C, Grave #209.  Information provided by a great great grandson of William Phetteplace who has papers from the war department dated December 10, 1923.  It is reported the name on his grave marker is spelled William "Pettyplace". Corp.
Putnam, George Haven -
Raymor, A. J., Co G, 19th US Colored Volunteers. He was captured during the Battle of the Crater at Petersburg, VA on July 30, 1864 and sent to Danville Prison. 2nd Lt.
Richardson, Jonathan P.
Born 3 APR 1828 at: Lyndeborough, Hillsborough, New Hampshire. 
Died 17 NOV 1864 at: Danville Prison.
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Robinson, Charles, Co B, 31st U.S. Colored Volunteers.  Captured July 30, 1864 at the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg.  Held at Danville Prison. Capt.
Roe, Alfred Seelye, Captured at Monocacy and imprisoned at Danville.  Published a book in 1899 entitled: "The Ninth New York Heavy Artillery".  
Rolier, Geo., Co A, 185th NY Infantry, POW at Danville Prison. -
Rousseau, John B., Co A, 22nd NY Volunteer Cavalry.  Captured about 28 July 1864 and imprisoned at Danville.  Released 20 Feb 1865.  Promoted to Croporal after his release.  Born in French Canada, he died in Waupaca County, Wisconsin on 26 July 1908. Pvt.
Ruggles, David Colden, Captured by Mosby's Raiders on October 14, 1864.  Died as a POW at Danville Prison, Virginia on February 10, 1865. Maj.
Russ, John W., Co E, 22nd Cavalry.  Born 28 Apr 1842, Died 5 Jan 1865 in Danville Prison. -
Sanders, Charles B.,  Co D, 30th U.S. Colored Volunteers.  Captured July 30, 1864 at the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg.  Held at Danville Prison. 1st Lt.
Scott, D. W.,  Co E, 31st U.S. Colored Volunteers.  Captured July 30, 1864 at the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg.  Held at Danville Prison. Capt.
Simcock, Isaac, Co B, 38th Wisconsin.  Captured 30 Jul 1864 at Petersburg.  POW in Danville Prison. Sgt.
Simonson, P. A.,  Co F, 23rd U.S. Colored Volunteers.  Captured July 30, 1864 at the Battle of the Crater in Petersburg.  Held at Danville Prison. 1st Lt.
Seip, Augustus H., 112th Pennsylvania.  Enlisted February 29 1864 and mustered into Co A, 2nd Pennsylvania Heavy Artillery.  Transferred April 20 1864 to Co G, 2nd Pennsylvania Pro Light Artillery.  Captured at Fredericksburg.  In Danvlle Hospital November 8 1864 and died of pleurisy November 12 1864. Pvt.
Self, Hugh, Battery E, 1st Tennessee Light Artillery.  Taken prisoner in the fall of 1864 at the Battle of Bulls gap.  He was taken to Danville Prison, VA. and imprisoned for 4 months. -
Severn, John, Co D, 2nd Battalion, 143rd PA Infantry.  Captured in September 1863 at the Battle of Chickamauga and held at Libby Prison.  From Libby he went to Pembleton where he was held from 30 Sept 1863 until 11 Dec 1863. From there he was taken to Danville on 12 Dec 1863. He was there until May 1864 when he was taken to Andersonville (May 1864-Sept 1864) and then went to Florence Stockade in Oct 1864 to Dec 1864.  He was discharged from service in Baltimore, MD in Aug 1865.  Information is derived from John Severn's pension file.  
Snider, George -
Small, Taylor Jr. died in Danville Prison, buried in Hamilton Cemetery, Provincetown, Maine. -
Tarbell, Doctor.  From Tompkins County, NY. Cpt.
Tate, John Edward, (called "Ed" by most of his friends) Enlisted August 25, 1861 at Canton, Illinois in Co. H, 42 Reg. Illinois Volunteer Infantry.  Muster roll September 12, 1861 at Chicago, Illinois, for 3 years.  Was captured at Chickamauga, Georgia September 19, 1863, as prisoner of war.  Confined at Richmond, VA, September 29, 1863.  Sent to Danville, VA, Prison December 12, 1863.  Admitted to Hospital at Danville March 6, 1864.  Died April 17, 1864 of chronic diarrhea.  He was the oldest child of Francis and Rachel Tate, 20 years old - born August 11, 1843, not married, and no children.

The information comes from the Application for Pension file #278678 from the National Archives for his father, Francis W. Tate, as claimed by his mother, Rachel Wages Tate.

 
Thomson, William, Incarcerated at Danville Prison in 1864.  Immigrated from Glasgow, Scotland.  Information submitted by Craig Thomson.  
Van Nostrand, James Henry, (Born-1830/31,New York City, NY) Co A., 3rd NJ Cavalry.  Captured at Winchester, Va. 17 August 1864.  POW at Lynchburg, Va. and later at Danville, Va.  Died in in Confederate Prison, Danville,Va. on 10 February 1865 of Pneumonia.  Buried in National Cemetery in Danville, Va.  Ord. Sgt.
Volz, Daniel, Co H, 94th OH Infantry.  Enlisted August 12, 1862, age 18.  In 1863 he was captured at the Battle of Chickamauga, TN, and imprisoned at Danville Civil War Prison.  After 2 months he was transferred to Libby Prison for a 5 month period.  Early in 1864 he was transferred to Andersonville where he remained until the end of the war.  
Warner, James S., 29 Aug 1862 he was mustered into 121st Pennsylvania.  Captured 1 Oct 1864.  Imprisoned at Danville Prison.  Released 4 May 1865.  From Pleasantville, PA. Lt. Col.
Webster, Jackson, 10th WI Infantry.  Incarcerated at Danville Prison.  
White, William -
Witbeck, Martin, Company I, 51st Regiment, N. Y. S. Vols, died in Danville prison Jan. 10, 1865 age 24Y 1M 6D. 1st Lt.
Wolf, William -
Woolard, John R., Co. H, 12th Regiment, West Virginia Volunteers, held at Danville for 7 months. Corporal
Wyman, Charles Tousley, Co F, 21st Wisconsin Voluntary Infantry.  Enlisted 11 August 1862 at Fond du Lac, WI.  Captured September 30, 1863 at the Battle of Chickamauga.  Imprisoned at Danville #3.  Escaped from train while in transit to Macon, GA.  Promoted August 10 1864 to 2nd Lieutenant, Co D, re-org 5th Wisconsin Infantry.  Promoted to Captain September 20, 1864.  Mustered out June 20, 1865 at Hall's Hill, VA. Sergeant

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