Philip Laible was born in Germany and on 9 October 1839 married Maria Ana at Urlof in Baden. They had two children: Caroline Laible born in 1852 and Barbara Laible born in 1860. Philip mustered in with Company A on the 5th of August 1861 and served as Private. In the Battle of Cross Keys, Philip was killed and died on the 8th of June 1862. His widow applied for a Widow’s pension in 1864.