Company K mustered into service into the 8th
Virginia infantry in July 1861 in Warrenton,Virginia.
The 8th Virginia Infantry was originally under the
command of Col. Eppa Hunton, General Pickett's
Brigade, General Longstreet's corps., in General
Lee's Army of Northern Virginia.
The 8th Virginia Infantry Reg't, Co K is a
family-oriented Civil War Re-enacting unit,
seeking to accurately portray the life of soldiers
and their families during the time of the Civil
War. We do so through living history displays,
Military formations, drill, and battles. We are a
not-for-profit organization, and are not
associated with any political or racial groups of
We are a family oriented group so checkout our web page and come have some fun http://www.8kvirginia.org/