Walter W. Hyde enlisted at age 20 on July 1, 1861 for three years. He
mustered into Co. B as a private on August 19, 1861 and transfered to Co. E on September 1, 1861. He re-enlisted as a veteran
on January 1, 1864.* He was captured in action in July, 1864 at Snicker's Gap, VA and was paroled on February 22, 1865 at
James River, VA. Walter W. Hyde mustered out on August 30, 1865 at Fort Schuyler, NY.
* this may be a transcription error in the original "Register"
document, it would seem more likely to have been June 1, 1864 - Ed.
Post-War Medals of Private Walter W. Hyde.