Field & Staff
3rd Regiment Reserves was organized in September, 1864, with men from Amherst, Campbell, Buckingham, Prince Edward, Cumberland, Appomattox, Nelson, and Botetourt counties. It served under' General H. H. Walker at Clover Depot, Richmond and Danville Railroad, and in February 1865, totaled 372 effectives. Only 6 men were present at the surrender on April 9. Its commanders were Colonel, Richard A. Booker, Lieutenant Colonel Joel B. Leftwich, and Major William M. Ewers.