Mustered into service as a Private on July 29th, 1861

Died 16 May 1865

Buried City Point Cemetery, Hopewell Virginia

John Surber

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.