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Snow, Timothy. Company F. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 13, 1865. Dis-
charged Dec. 5, 1865.

Sutherland, Myron. Company F. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 15, 1865.
Discharged Dec. 5, 1865.

Whitbeck, Charles H. Company A. Enlisted Feb. 21, 1865, Discharged, Dee.
5, 1865.

Wins;, Albert. Company F. Enli^ed at Battle Creek, Feb. 14. 1865. Dis-
charged Dec. 5, IS60.

Woodcock, Alanson B. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 15, 1865. Discharged
July 15, 1865.



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The Second Michigan Cavalky

No regiment from ]Miehigan and few in the whole country can boast
of having as many officers who won renown as the Second Michigan
Cavalry. Its tirst colonel was Gordon Ciranger, a graduate of West
Point, and at the outbreak of the Civil war a captain in the regular
army, who rose to a nuijor general and the eoiiuiiaiKlcr of an army corps.

Its second colonel was Philip H. Sheridan, who. like Granger, had
had the advantages of the military school on the Hudson. Wlieii Sump-
ter was fired upon he was only a first lieutenant of infantry, but who,
starting witii the colonelcy of the Second Miehigaji Cavalry, won
world-wide fame as a soldier and rose to the command of the United
States army.

In this regiment was Russell A. Alger, the ambitious young eaptjiin
of Company C, who became a brevet major general, the governor of
Michigan, a senator of the United States and secretary of war.

One of the two first majors was Robert H. G. Mintj', regarded as one
of the most comi)etent brigade commanders in the western army.

While the whole country has long been proud of the deeds and
fame of those mentioned, Calhoun county is no less proud of her con-
tribution to this historic regiment.

Selden H. Gorham, who served in the tirst thi-ee months regiment
as first lieutenant, re-entered the service' as major of Second Cavalry,
September 2, 1861. He was commissioned lieutenant colonel in April,
1862. and was in command of the regiment.

In his official report under date of June 19th. 1862, General Gordon
Granger, commanding cavalry division, says of that officer on May 8th :
"A report having reached me that JIajor Love's battalion was in great
danger of being surrounded by a large, superior force, I immediately dis-
patched Lieutenant Colonel Gorham, with eight, companies of the Second
Michigan Cavalry, to his assistance."

Frank W. Dickey, who at this writing, August, litl2, is still living in
Marshall, was a young man of but 23, when on September, 1861, he was
commissioned captain of Company IM, of the Second Cavalry. Col.
Edward H. Hobson. commanding at ilunfordville, Kentucky, in his
report to headquarters, January 4, 186.3, says: "At 9 P. M. the 25th
scouts brought the information that 100 of the enemy were crossing the
river at Burnt Bridge Ford. This was confirmed during the night by
reports that the whole force was crossing and moving in the direction of
Hammondsville. I immediately ordered Captain Dickey, of the Second
Michigan, to proceed to Bacon Creek stockade, reporting to my head-
quarters by courier at 9 and 10 A. M., and oftener, if necessary, and
also ordered the 12th Kentucky Cavalry, Colonel Shanks, toward Ham-
mondsville, to repoi't often by courier. Soon aftei- arriving at iJacon
Creek and arranging his pickets. Captain Dickey was attacked by Mor-
gan and fianked by a large force. Captain Dickey, having less than 80
men for dutv, was compelled to fall back on Munfordvilic figliting his
way." Froiii Cave City, Kentucky, at 8.40 P. U.. D.-c. 24, 1862. the fol-
lowing was sent to Rosecrans commanding the Army of the Cumberland:
"General: The second battalion of Second Micliigaii Cavalry were
attacked at Glasgow at dark this evening. Two of oiii- iiim killed.



556 HISTORY OF CALHOUN COUNTY

Two or three rebels killed. AVe were on the march from Gallatin to
Munfordville. Rebels supposed to be strong — ^have two batteries. F. "W".
Dickey, Captain."

March 19th, 1863, General Green Clay Smith, commanding Fourth
Cavalry Brigade, in his report of the affair at Thompson's Station,
Tennessee, said : ' ' The Second Michigan, Major Dickey commanding,
acted with great coolness, bravery and promptness."

Thomas N. Johnston, of Marshall, entered the Second on August 24,
1861, at 23, as second lieutenant, and on December 31, 1864, was com-
missioned colonel of th^ regiment. In his report of ]\Iarch 25, 1863,
General Green Clay Smith said that Captain Johnston, of the Second
Michigan Cavalry "deserves the highest consideration 'for his conduct'
in the fight near Brentwood, Tennessee," and recommended his pro-
motion. General Croxton in his report of operations, the latter part
of 1864, says: "I sent Captain Johnston, Second Michigan Cavalry,
acting assistant inspector general on my staff, with fifty men on the
night of the 6tli inst., who captured and brought over an officer and
16 men of the Fourth Alabama Cavalry."

Peter A. Schuyler, who entered the Second as adjutant at its organi-
zation, was another whose service reflected credit on his county and state.
In his report of the fight at Boonville, Mississippi, General Sheridan
mentions Captain Schuyler as "having behaved with gi'eat gallantry."
Brigadier General W. L. Elliott in his official report of Dec. 31, 1863,
speaks of Captain Schuj'ler as "having rendered him great assistance."

Russell T. Darrow of Homer, who entered the service as first
sergeant, Company M, became first lieutenant March 1, 1864, after
having distinguished himself several times in action. He fell near
Florence, Alabama, Oct. 7, 1864. Besides these, there were from the
county, Chauncey, Walt and Woodruff, all of whom became commissioned
officers; the last named in the United States Colored Troops.

The Second was organized at Grand Rapids, Oct. 2, 1861, and on
the 14th of November, 1861, left for St. Louis, IMissouri. From that
time until the end of the war its service was in the Middle West. It was
in numerous engagements and uniformly acquitted itself with credit.
It was mustered out at Macon, Georgia, Aug. 17, and returned to Jack-
son, Mich., where it was paid off and disbanded, Aug. 26, 1865.

Total number enrolled, 2,139.

Killed in action, 39.

Died of wounds, 26.

Died in Confederate prisons, 12.

Died of disease, 217.

Discharged for disability, 328.

Abell, DeWitt C. Company M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. .'5, 1S61.

Ackley, Charles H. Company M. Enlisted at Convis, Sept. 2, 1861. Discharged
at Nashville, Tenn., Oct. 22, 1861.

Adams, William. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Nov. 1, 1861. Deserted
Aug. 30, 1862.

Agnew, Elilni. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 16, 1861. Discharged
Oct. 22, 1864.

Alexander, Chauncey. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Aug. 30, 1S61.
Quarter Master Sergeant, March 15, 1865. Assistant Surgeon, July 31, 1865.



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TirSTORY OF (AIJIOIX

Alexaiulor. iMhvanl. Coiiiiiany M. Kiilistod f
Killed in action at Glasgow, Ky., Dec. L'4, IStjL'.

Allen, Benjamin. Company .M. Enlisted Iruni
at Xashville, 'I'enn., Sept. 11. 1864.

Austin, Alonzo D. Company M. Enlisted at .Marshall, Sept. L", IStil.

Barringer, Uavid. Company M. Enlisted a't Marshall, Oit. :.', 1861. Discharged
Aug. 31, 1865.

Blake, Frank. Drafted from Albion. Mustered out November, ISfi.S. Deserted
Nov. L'O, 1863.

Boyi-e, Andrew. Conipanv M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 7, lS(il.

Boyee, Marion. Conipanv .M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 7. Istil. Died
Aug. 25, 1861'.

Boyee, Nathan. Company il. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 7, 1861. Prisoner,
June 28, 1864. Discharged July 3, 1865.

Brott, Rufus. Company M. Enlisted at Newton, Sept. 13, 1861.

Buckingham, Albert. Company M. Enlisted Sept. 18, 1861. Discharged Oct.
2-2, 1864.

Clapp, Wesley G. Companv I. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Sept. 12, 1S61. Dis-
charged Oct. 22, 1862.

Clark, Jetson J. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Aug. 31, 1861. Died in
service, July 24, 1862.

Crittenden, ilortimer. Company I. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Aug. 26, 1861.

Crittenden, William. Company I. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Sept. 28, 1861.
Corporal. Mustered out Aug. 17, 1865.

Darrow, Bussell T. Company M. Enlisted from Homer, Sept. 7, 1861. First
Lieutenant, March 1, 1864. Killed in action, Oct. 7, 1864.

Davey, George R. Company I. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Sept. 26, 1861.

Dean, La Grand B. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 12, 1861.

Dickey, Frank W. Entered service in Company M, at organization as Captain.
Major, Oct. 16, 1862. Resigned and honorably discharged, May 7, 1863.

Dooley, Patrick. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 12, 1861. Prisoner,
March 25, 1863. Discharged June 20, 1865.

Eaton, Frank N. Company M. Enlisted at Albion. Sept. 20, 1861. First
Lieutenant, October, 1864.

Fancher, David B. Company M. Enlisted at Homer, Sept. 12. 18(il. Died
at Farmington, Miss., May 12, 1862.

French, Henry A. Company M. Enlisted at Homer, Sept. 7, 1861. Corporal.

Gaines, Burt C. Company M. Enlisted at Athens, Sept. 7, 1861. Discharged
Oct. 22. 1S64.

Ciorham, Selden H. Company I. Entered service in Second Cavalry as Major,
Sept. 2, 1861. Lieutenant Colonel, April 1, 1862. Resigned and honorably dis-
charged, July 7, 1862.

Hal], Ga'rrett E. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sej.t. 16, 1861. Killed in
action at Martin's Mills, Ala., Oct. 7, 1864.

Harrington, Andrew. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Nov. 1, 1861.

Harrington, Charles. Company JI. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 13, 1861.
Farrier.

Harrington, James. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 10, 1861.
Corporal.

Heildinger, Veit. Company M. Enlisted at ilarshall, Sept. 20, 1861.

Hempstead. Henry M. Company M. Enlisted at Mar.shall, Aug. 24. 1861.
Served as Quarter Master Sergeant and Regimental Quarter Master. Captain, Dec
22. 1864. Mustered out and honorably discharged. Aug. 17, 1865.

Hoisington. Earl, Jr. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. :T, lR(il. Pris-
oner. Dec. 26. 1862. Paroled but no fiirtlin r. ruirl.

Hooker, Frank. Company M. Knli-t.^l ,ii \l,ii ~.|i.-ill, Sept. 7. ls(n.

Hotchkiss, Norman H. 'Companv M. t:iilivir.| .-it ^faishall. Sept. 12, 1861.
Prisoner, Dec. 26, 1862. Mustered ontAnt;. 17, l^cr,.

Howard. Thomas. Company M. Enlisti'd ;it Marshall, Sejit. IS. ISfil. De-
serted Jan. 6, 1863.



558 HISTORY OF CALHOUN COUNTY

Howey, James H. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Aug. 24, 1861. Served
as Sergeant and Quartermaster Sergeant in the 2d Cavalry and Commissioned Lieu-
tenant in 136th U. S. Colored Troops, June 24, 1865.

Hudson, George W. Company M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 20, 1861.

Hutchinson, Ira. Company M. Enlisted at Homer, Sept. 2, 1861.

Johnson, Lucius. Company JI. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 16, 1861. Taken
prisoner at Glasgow, Ky., Dec. 24, 1863. First Lieutenant XJ. S. Colored Troops.

Johnston, James. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 16, 1861.

Johnston, Thomas W. Entered service from Marshall as Second Lieutenant,
Company M, Aug. 24, 1861. Captain, Aug. 1, 1862. Wounded in action at Dan-
dridge, Tenn., Dec. 4, 1863. Colonel, Dec. 31, 1864.

Kidney, William. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 10, 1861. Mus-
tered out, Aug. 17, 1865. Corporal.

McLain, Sylvester. Company M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 19, 1861.

Markle, Samuel. Company M. Enlisted at MarshaU, Sept. 27, 1861. Dis-
charged Aug. 31, 1865.

Marsh, John. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 16, 1861. Sergeant.
Mustered out Aug. 17, 1865.

Miller, Edmond. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 30, 1862. Taken
prisoner, Dec. 26, 1862. Returned to regiment, Nov. 1, 1863.

Miller, Jacob. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 30, 1862. Died in
service, July 21, 1863.

Moser, Abraham. Company M. Enlisted at Eckford, Aug. 14, 1862. Killed in
action, Jan. 27, 1864.

Murdock, Daniel. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 9, 1861. Corporal.
Died in service, July 15, 1862.

Myers, John. Company M. Enlisted Sept. 2, 1861. Mustered out at Macon,
Ga., Aug. 17, 1865.

Osborne, James. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 16, 1861. Discharged at Jack-
son, Mich., Aug. 31, 1865.

Perigo, John. Company D. Drafted from Athens. Mustered out, Nov. 9.
1S63. Taken prisoner, Dec. "24, 1863. Died at Andersonville, Ga., May 24, 1864.

Phelps, Charles O. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Aug. 27, 1861.

Phillips, James. Drafted for three years from Battle Creek. Mustered
Nov. 9, 1863. Assigned to Co. D.

Potter, Charles. Company M. Enlisted at Homer, Sept. 16, 1861. Corporal.
Taken prisoner, Dec. 24, 1863. Died at Belle Isle, Va.

Pratt, Frank A. Company M. Enlisted at Burlington, Sept. 16, 1861. Dis-
charged, Oct. 22, 1864.

Redfiehl, Chandler S. Company M. Enlisted Sept. 7, 18G1, at Homer. Dis-
charged, Nov. 28, 1863.

Reynolds, Erastus D. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 4, 1861. Taken
prisoner, Dec. 24, 1862. Returned to regiment Nov. 11, 1863. Discharged Aug. 15.
1865.

Rice, Daniel P. Company I. Enlisted at Le Roy, Sept. 19, 1861.

Rymer, Henry A. Drafted from Sheridan. Mustered in Nov. 9, 1863. Assigned
to Co."l. Mustered out Aug. 17, 1865.

Sayles, Lyman. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 5, 1861.

Schuyler, Peter A. Entered service at organization as Adjutant, September.
1861. Captain, April 11, 1865. Prisoner, Dec. 26, 1862. Resigned and honorably
discharged, Sept. 23, 1864.

Slaney, Edward H. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Nov. 1, 1861. De-
serted Aug. 30, 1862.

Smith, Benjamin F. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 10, 1861. Dis-
charged Oct. 22. 1864.

Smith, Gabriel. Companv M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 12, 1861. Prisoner,
Dec. 26, 1864.

Smith. James. C )mpany M. Enlisted at Marshall, Aug. 28, 1861. Discharsjed
Aug. 16, 1864.



HISTORY OF CALIIOrX COINTY r,59

Smith, Masuu F. Cunij.anv M. Kniistcl :it Maisliall, Si'iil. l'. iMil. Sa.i.llor.
Deserted Oft. IS, lMi4.

Snjiler, Jai-ob. Drafted from Marshall. Mustered Xov. 14, ISG:!. .\ssit;nc.l to
Company L. Died in service at Nashville, Tenn., April 4, 1861.

Spauldiiig, Albert -M. Company .M. Enlisted at Marshall, .Sept. lii. l.Stil.
Mortally wounded in aetion at Chiekamauga, Ga., Scjit. L'O and died Sept. :;;i, 1863.

Stampfler, Lorentz. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 12, 1861. Ser-
geant, March 15, 1865. Mustered out, Aug. 17, 186.').

Struble, Emery R. Company M. Enlisted Sept. IL', 1S61. Mustered out .\ug.
17, 1865.

Sutherland, Thomas. Company M. Eulisted at Marsliall, Sept. IL'. 1861.
Taken prisoner, Dec. 26, 1864.

Sweeney, Erank. Company M. Enlisted Aug. 24, 1861. Quarter Master Ser-
geant, February, 1863. Taken prisoner at Chiekamauga, Ga., Sept. 20, 1863. Dis-
charged Jan. 26, 1865.

Sykes, Joseph T. Company M. Enlisted at Clarence, Sept. 2, 1861. Sergeant.

Tone, Charles E. Company M. Enlisted Nov. 1, 1861. Prisoner, June, 1865.
Discharged June 28, 1865.

Travis, Stephen B. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 5, 1861.

Tyler, George A. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 2, 1861.

Van Gordon, Abram D. Entered service from Marshall as First Lieutenant
Company M, Aug. 24, 1861. Cashiered by General Court Martial, Nov. 21, 1863.

Wallace, Franklin S. Company M. Enlisted at Athens, Sept. 7, 1861. Com-
missary Sergeant, March 15, 1865. Discharged Aug. 17, 1865.

Walt, or Wat, Johnston. Company M. Enlisted as a Farrier at Marshall, Sept.
13, 1861. Sergeant, Nov. 1, 1864. Second Lieutenant, July 3l, 1864. Discharged
.A.ug. 17, 1865.

Walter, Charles F. ((iiuiiany M. Kiilisted at Marshall, Aug. 14, 1862.

Walz. William. CoMipanv M. Kiilisted at Marshall, Se|>t. 12, 1861. Dis-
charged June 20. I860.

Waterman, Lewis. Company M. Enlisted at Homer, Sept. 9, 1861. Prisoner,
Dec. 26, 1862. Corporal. Discharged Oct. 8, 1864.

Whitman, Charles H. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Jan. 4, 1864.
Drowned at Nashville, Tenn., March 6, 1864.

Wickham, William. Company M. Enlisted at Newton, Sept. 5, 1861.

William, Marcus. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 5, 1861.

Wilton, Charles. Substitute from Albion. Unassigned. Mustered Nov. 9, 1863.

"Woodruff, Henry. Company M. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 3, 1861. First
Lieutenant, Oct. 7, 1864. Transferred to 136th U. S. Colored Troops, June 22, 1865.

The Third Michigan Cavalry

was organized at Grand Rapids, during the month of September, 1861,
and was mustered into tlie TTnited States service on the 4th of October,
following. Its service was almost wholly in the southwest, in armies
commanded respectivel.v by Generals Pope, Grant, Sherman and Canby,
It was present at the surrender of the la.st of the Confederate troops
under General "Dick" Taylor. The regiment, while not in the public
eye as nuich as some olhcrs. did faithfully and well the tasks assigned.

Total enrollment. 2,264.

Killed in action, 24.

Died of wounds received in action, !).

Died in Confederate prisons, 8.

Died of disease contracted in the .service, -V-i'-i.

Discharged for disability. 319.



560 HISTORY OP CALHOUN COUNTY

Calhoun County Soldiers

The following from Calhoun county served in the Third Cavalry.

Andrews, Hezekiah. Company D. Enlisted at Albion, Oct. 6, 1862. Died in
service, Aug. 3, 1863.

Beaver, Watson H. Company C. Enlisted from Sheridan, Oct. 16, 1862.
Mustered out Oct. 15, 1865.

Buriingame, Everett. Company E. Enlisted Jan. 27, 1864.

Chapman, Jefferson. Company B. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Jan. 29, 1864.

Colby, Orlando F. Company D. Enlisted at Albion, Oct. 3, 1862. Died in
service, Jan. 12, 1863.

Dye, William F. Company E. Enlisted at Bedford, Jan. 27, 1864. Mustered
out Feb. 12, 1866.

Fiero, William. Company E. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 5, 1864. Mustered
out at San Antonio, Texas, Feb. 12, 1866.

Halladay, Calvin. Company E. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 9, 1864.

Havens, Perry. Company A. Enlisted at Albion, Oct. 6, 1862.

Kocher, Joel. Company F. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Aug. 19, 1863. Mustered
out Feb. 12, 1866.

Levels, William. Company L. Enlisted from Marengo, O.ct. 1, 1861.

McCamley, Chauncey. Company L. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 20, 1861. Mus-
tered out Feb. 12, 1866. Corporal.

Markham, Martin. Company F. Enlisted Sept. 16, 1861. Corporal.

Ransom, Sanford J. Company L. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Feb. 2, 1864.
Mustered out Feb. 12, 1866.

Sweet, William A., Jr. Company I. Enlisted at Marshall, Sept. 2, 1861.
Mustered out Feb. 12, 1866.

Thomas, John P. Company A. Enlisted Feb. 29, 1864.

Wiselogel, William F. Company D. Enlisted from Sheridan, Aug. 14, 1862.
Mustered out Oct. 13, 1865.

The Fourth INIichigan Cavalry

was organized in Detroit during the summer of 1862 and was mustered
into the United States service on the 29th of August of that year. It
was a part of the famous Minty's brigade and its service was almost
entirely with the Army of the Cumberland. The part it took in the
capture of Jefferson Davis and his party near Brownsville, Georgia, on the
morning of May 10th, 1865, carried its name and fame even beyond the
seas. Among the 128 men who effected the capture, Calhoun county
was represented in the person of Private Luke M. Thayer, of Homer.
The Fourth had:

Total enrollment, 2,006.

Killed in action, 30.

Died of wounds, 15.

Died in Confederate prisons, 7.

Died of disease, 283.

Discharged for disability, 230.

County Representation

The following members of the Fourth Cavalry were from Calhoun
county :

Bailey, Joseph B. Company M. Enlisted from Tekonsha, Dec. 4, 18G3.
Craig, Charles. Company I. Enlisted from ilarshall, Aug. 15, 1862.



HISTORY OP CALTlorX t'OfXTY r,Gl

Ford. Allen M. Conipany L. Unilted Iroiii J,eo toHusbi|i. Miislrroil. Oct. 30,
1863. Killed in action at Lattinier's Mills, Ga., June 20, 18G4.

Hewitt, Sereaueas E. Company J. Enlisted Ang. 12, 1862. Sergeant. Wonndcd
in action, Oce. 26, 1862.

Packard, Benjamin !•". Company I. Enlisted from Burlington, Aug. S, 1862.

Sechlar, Armon M. Company 1. Enlisted from Clarendon, Aug. 12, 1862.
died in service, Jan. 28, 1863.

Sechlar, Ashle G. Company I. Enlisted from Clarendon, Aug. 9, 1862.

Sechlar, George E. Company I. Enlisted from Clarendon, Aug. 12, 1862.

Sutton, Theodore W. Company B. Enlisted at Battle Creek, Aug. 13, 1862.
Quarter JIaster Sergeant. Wounded in action, Dec. 31, 1862. First Lieutenant,
Feb. 25, 1864. Killed at Lattimer's Mills, Ga., June 26, 1864.

Thayer, Luke M. Company I. Enlisted from Homer, Aug. 6. 1862. Farrier.
Mustered out July 1, 1865.

Wheeler, William. Drafted from Lee township. Mustered Dec 4, 1863. Com-
pany D. Mustered out July 10, 1865.

Wines, William H. Drafted from Sheridan. Mustered in, Oct. 30, 1863. Mus-
tered out Aug. 15, 1865.

The Fifth Michigan Cavalry

was organized in August, 1862. It was assigned to duty with the Army
of the Potomac, where it was a part of the famous "Michigan Brigade."
Its mortality list is the. best commentary on the fighting qualities of the
regiment.

Total enrollment, 1,866.

Killed in action, 101.

Died of wounds, 24.

Died while prisoners of war, 69.

Died of disease, 109.

Discharged for disability, 196.

The following from Calhoun county served with this heroic regiment.

Barber, Caswell. Company JI. Enlisted at Marshall. Feb. 14. 1865. Discharaied
Aug. 24, 1865.

Carey, Jesse. Company C. Enliste



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