Statistics for occurrence #1 of “James H. Wilson” in chapter 1.17, section c.1.17.87, page 178 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
...ompany holds undisputed the unique position of having probably the first and the last man killed on Virginia soil.
Lieutenant Robert McChesney was the first, being bushwhacked in West Virginia, and James H. Wilson and Samuel B. Walker were, killed at Appomattox on the 9th of April, 1865, several hours after the terms of capitulation had been signed by Generals Lee and Grant.
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