Pvt. Davenport was absent, on special 15 day service, 18, April, 1864. Davenport was captured June 11, 1864 during the Battle of Trevillian Station. He was sent to Fortress Monroe, Va. June 20th and on the 25th of July, transferred to Elmira Prison, N.Y.
Pvt. John W. Davenport was released June 14, 1865. The description given him: residence, Brunswick; complexion, fair; hair, light; eyes, grey; height, 5 feet 7 inches.