N0. 352 CIW CHAPTER 17 VIRGINIA COUNT’S BATTALION CONFEDERATE IRREGULAR INFANTRY (ALSO 3RD BATTALION CONFEDERATE INFANTRY)

Commanding officer: Major Ezekiel K. “Devil Zeke” Counts

The battalion probably had four companies. For an unofficial muster roll see bibliographic note underneath.

Counts had in 1862 raised a company for the Virginia State Line. This unit was later transferred to the 21st Virginia Cavalry. Counts left with his men and operated in guerrilla fashion in Buchanan, Russell, and Wise Counties.

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