The 16th West Virginia Infantry Regiment lost 7 enlisted men to disease.

1862
August and September Organized at Washington, D. C,
October On duty in the Defenses of Washington, D.C.. north and south of the Potomac attached to Abercrombie’s Division, Defenses of Washington, D.C.
1863
February Attached to 2nd Brigade, Abercrombie’s Division, 22nd Army Corps
April Attached to 2nd Brigade, DeRussy’s Division, 22nd Army Corps, Defenses South of the Potomac
June 10 Mustered out