Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861
Died 16 May 1865
Buried City Point Cemetery, Hopewell Virginia
Photo by Greg Lavallee
Private Surber was wounded at the Battle of the Second Bull Run on August 30th, 1864 and again on June 25th, 1864 during the fighting around Petersburg Virginia.
Peter would die from complications of his Petersburg wound soon after the surrender of Lee's army.