|August||Organized at Richmond by consolidating the 318 men of Averett’s and Farinholt’s Battalions of Virginia Reserves under the command of Colonel Benjamin Farinholt, Lieutenant Colonel Thomas T Boswell, and Major C.E. Averett.|
|Assigned to General J.A. Walker’s Brigade, Department of North Carolina and Southern Virginia. Posted to High Bridge, Mattoax and the Staunton River Bridge.|
|February||Stationed at Clover Depot on the Richmond & Danville Railroad. Records show the regiment had 17 officers and 206 enlisted men.|
|March||Transferred to General Moore’s Brigade, Department of Richmond.|
Battle of Sayler’s Creek
Most of the regiment was captured.