Unit Served: 7th Virginia Infantry Regiment
Cemetery and Address: Stanley, North Dakota (Possibly Fairview Cemetery)(Mountrail Co.)
Pvt. James Jaret Bolen
Enlisted May 4th 1861. Rappahanonck County, Va. under Capt. Thomas B. Massie
7th served under Early’s 6th Brigade at 1st Manassas.
7th served under A.P. Hill’s Brigade in Ewell’s Division at Williamsburg.
7th served under Kemper’s Brigade under Longstreet during Seven Days Campaign.
Pvt. Bolen was WIA at Frayser’s Farm (Battle of Glendale) on 30 June 1862 during Kemper’s 1st Brigade assault against Heintzelman’s Union lines. Shot in the shoulder and arm losing the use of the arm for the remainder of his life.
Remained on Invalid list until he was officially mustered out at Gordonsville, Va. in September of 1864.