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with rank from March 19, 1862, vice
David R. Johnson, died, of wounds re-
ceived in action; recommissioned Cap-
tain, September 14, 1863, with rank
from July 17, 1863, vice T. Watson, re-
signed.

HORTON, DANIEL W., age 25 years;
enrolled August 31, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as First Lieutenant and Quartermaster,
October 4, 1861; discharged, November

30, 1862, by appointment as Captain and
Commissary of Subsistence, U. S. Vol-
unteers; commissioned First Lieutenant
and Quartermaster, October 24, 1861,
with rank from October 4, 1861, orig-
inal.

HOYME, CHARLES WILLIAM, age
2O years; enrolled August 13, 1861, at
New York city to serve three years;
mustered in as Corporal, Company C,
September 9, 1861; promoted First Ser-
geant, February 19, 1863; re-enlisted as
a veteran, December i, 1863; mustered



in as First Lieutenant, October i, 1864;
captured, prior to February, 1865 ; pa-
roled, no date; mustered in as Captain,
Company F, May 13, 1865; mustered out
with company, July 25, 1865, near Alex-
andria, Va.; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant, October 31, 1864, with rank
from September i, 1864, vice W. C.
Caldwell, promoted; Captain, May 17,
1865, with rank from January I, 1865,
vice C. W. Walton, resigned.

JENKINS, DANIEL E., age 20 years;
enrolled August 19, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as Sergeant, Company E, September 9,
1861; as Second Lieutenant, November
i, 1862; as First Lieutenant, same date;
as Captain, Company H, March 14,
1863; killed in action, May 6, 1864, at
the Wilderness, Va.; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, December 12, 1862,
with rank from September 10, 1862, vice
John T, Rapelje, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, December 12, 1862, with rank from
November i, 1862, vice George W. Whit-
man, promoted; Captain, March 30,
1863, with rank from March 14, 1863,
vice L. O. Goodridge, resigned.

JOHNSON, DAVID R., age 35 years;
enrolled September 18, 1861, at New
York city to serve three years; mus-
tered in as Captain, Company I, Sep-
tember 19, 1861; wounded in action,
March 14, 1862, at New Berne, N. C. ; died,
of his wounds, March 19, 1862; com-
missioned Captain, October 29, 1861,
with rank from September 19, 1861,
original.

JOHNSTON, JAMES J., age 31 years;
enrolled at New York city to serve
three years, and accepted as Captain,
New York Rifles, September 20, 1861;
out by consolidation, October n, 1861;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, Com-
pany A, this regiment, October 16, 1861;
discharged, November 3, 1862, at Wheat-
land, Va.; enrolled January 27, 1863, at
New York city to serve three years;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, Com-
pany B, January 31, 1863; discharged,
March 28, 1863; subsequent service in
i6th Artillery; commissioned First
Lieutenant, October 29, 1861, with rank
from October 16, 1861, original; recom-
missioned First Lieutenant, January 27,



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1863, with rank of same date, vice J. T.
Rapelje, not mustered.

KEEN, EDWIN F., age 21 years; en-
rolled August 28, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as Corporal, Company E, August 31,
1861; promoted Quartermaster-Ser-
geant, April 19, 1862; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, Company E, No-
vember 13, 1862; discharged for disabil-
ity, February 17, 1863; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, November 17, 1862,
with rank from September 28, 1862,
vice F. Butler, promoted.

KRAUS, JOSEPH SCHMIDT, age 42
years; Captain, Company D, New York
Rifles; accepted, August 19, 1861 ; dis-
charged, October n, 1861, on consolida-
tion ; subsequent service in the Independ-
ent Corps, Light Infantry; not commis-
sioned.

LANDER, CONRAD F., age 20 years;
enrolled August 28, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as Sergeant, Company A, August 31,
1861; promoted First Sergeant, May
16, 1862; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, November i, 1862 ; discharged,
April 25, 1865 ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, December 12, 1862, with
rank from October 26, 1862, vice O.
Wright, promoted.

LEGENDRE, CHARLES w., age 31 years;

appointed Colonel of the New York
Rifles, no date ; out of service on the
consolidation of that organization with
the Shepard Rifles, October n, 1861 ; en-
rolled October 29, 1861, at New York city
to serve three years ; mustered in as Ma-
jor, this regiment, November 4, 1861 ;
wounded in action, March 14, 1862, at
New Berne, N. C. ; mustered in as Lieuten-
ant-Colonel, September 20, 1862 ; as
Colonel, March 14, 1863 ; wounded in ac-
tion, May 6, 1864, at the Wilderness, Va. ;
discharged for disability from wounds,
October 4, 1864, at New York city;
Brigadier-General, U. S. Volunteers, by
brevet, from March 13, 1865 ; commis-
sioned Major, October 29, 1861, with rank
of same date, vice R. B. Potter, promoted ;
Lieutenant-Colonel, October 29, 1862, with
rank from September 20, 1862, vice R. B.
Potter, promoted; Colonel, March 31,
1863, with rank from March 14, 1863, vice



R. B. Potter, promoted Brigadier-General,
U. S. Volunteers.

LEONARD, GEORGE H., age 36 years;
enrolled at Albany to serve three years,
and mustered in as Assistant Surgeon,
October 7, 1862; died, of disease, in Feb-
ruary, 1863, at Brooklyn, N. Y. ; commis-
sioned Assistant Surgeon, October 10,
1862, with rank from October 7, 1862,
original

LEONARD, WILLIAM H., age 26 years;
enrolled September 28, 1861, at Worcester
to serve three years ; mustered in as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, Company I, October 9,
1861 ; as Assistant Surgeon, March 20,
1862; as Surgeon, October 6, 1862; dis-
charged, August 15, 1863; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, October 29, 1861, with
rank from October 9, 1861, original; As-
sistant Surgeon, March 28, 1862, with rank
from March 17, 1862, vice John L. Dodge,
promoted ; Surgeon, November 7, 1862,
with rank from October 6, 1862, vice John
L. Dodge, resigned.

LICHTERCOST, ANTON MARTIN, age
42 years; enrolled at New York city to
serve three years, and appointed Colonel
of the Union Rifles, no dates ; on consoli-
dation of Union Rifles with the Shepard
Rifles, this regiment, October n, 1861, he
was appointed Lieutenant-Colonel, and
mustered in as such, October 15, 1861, but
rendered no service ; not commissioned.

LINK, CARL, age 32 years; Captain, New
York Rifles ; accepted, August 14, 1861 ;
discharged, October n, 1861, by consoli-
dation ; see 46th Infantry ; not commis-
sioned.

LOUGHRAN, JOHN, age 23 years; en-
rolled July 31, 1861, at New York city to
serve three years ; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company H, August 3, 1861 ; pro-
moted First Sergeant, April 15, 1865 ; re-
enlisted as a veteran, February 12, 1864;
captured, prior to February, 1865 ; pa-
roled, no date ; mustered in as First Lieu-
tenant, April 14, 1865 ; as Captain, Com-
pany I, June 3, 1865 ; mustered out with
company, July 25, 1865, at Alexandria,
Va. ; commissioned First Lieutenant, Jan-
uary 25, 1865, with rank from December
24, 1864, vice F. B. McReady, promoted;
Captain, May 17, 1865. with rank from
January i, 1865, vice F. Butler, not mus-
tered.



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MARSH, THOMAS B., age 24 years; en-
rolled at Dobbs Ferry to serve three
years, and mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company D, August 10, 1861 ; as
First Lieutenant, Company I, March 14,
1862 ; as Captain, September 30, 1862 ; as
Major, April 20, 1865 ; as Lieutenant-
Colonel, May 18, 1865 ; mustered out with
regiment, July 25, 1865, near Alexandria,
Va. ; Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet,
from March 13, 1865 ; commissioned Sec-
ond Lieutenant, October 29, 1861, with
rank from October 18, 1861, original ;
First Lieutenant, April 5, 1862, with rank
from March 14, 1862, vice G. D. Allen,
killed in action; Captain, November 17,
1862, with rank from September 30, 1862,
vice G. W. Merritt, resigned; Major, Jan-
uary 31, 1865, with rank from December
31, 1864, vice J. G. Wright, promoted;
Lieutenant-Colonel, May 13, 1865, with
rank from April 29, 1865, vice J. G.
Wright, promoted.

McDONALD, W. R., Colonel, Scott's Rifles,
appointed by War Department, July 22,
1861 ; out by consolidation, October n,
1861 ; see 36th Infantry; not commis-
sioned.

McILVAINE, FRANCIS E., age 30 years ;
enrolled April 17, 1861, at New York city
to serve one month ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company A, 7th Militia, April 26,
1861 ; mustered out with company, June
3, 1861, at New York city; again enrolled
August i, 1861, at New York city to serve
three years ; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany F, this regiment, October 18, 1861 ;
discharged, December 20, 1861, at Wash-
ington, D. C, to accept appointment as
Captain, igth U. S. Infantry; commis-
sioned Captain, October 29, 1861, with
rank from September 12, 1861, original.

McKEE, ABRAHAM W., age 22 years;
enrolled at New York city to serve three
years, and accepted as First Lieutenant,
Company D, New York Rifles, August 19,
1861 ; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company C, this regiment, to date Sep-
tember io, 1861 ; wounded in action,
March 14, 1862, at New Berne, N. C. ; mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant, June 29,
1862; as Adjutant, September 17, 1862;
discharged, September 9, 1864, near
Weldon Railroad, Va. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, October 29, 1861, with



rank from September io, 1861, original;
First Lieutenant, May 13, 1862, with rank
from April u, 1862, vice James M. Miller,
resigned; Adjutant, October 14, 1862, with
rank from September 17, 1862, vice A. L.
Fowler, killed in action.
McKIBBIN, GILBERT H., age 23 years;
enrolled April 17, 1861, at New York city
to serve one month ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, 7th Militia, April 26,
1861 ; mustered out with company, June
3, 1861, at New York city; again enrolled
at New York city to serve three years,
and mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company A, this regiment, October 9,
1861 ; as First Lieutenant, Company F,
May 16, 1862; transferred to Company G,
July 21, 1862; discharged, November 12,
1862, by appointment as Captain and As-
sistant Adjutant-General, U. S. Volun-
teers ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
October 29, 1861, with rank from October
9, 1861, original ; First Lieutenant, June

20, 1862, with rank from May 16, 1862,
vice A. L. Fowler, appointed Adjutant;
Colonel, declined, not mustered, December
9, 1864, with rank of same date, vice C.
W. LeGendre, resigned.

McREADY, FREDERICK B., age 22
years; enrolled August 17, 1861, at
Brooklyn to serve three years; mustered
in as Sergeant, Company G, September
12, 1861 ; promoted First Sergeant, July

21, 1862; mustered in as Second Lieuten-
ant, Company K, April 26, 1863 ; as First
Lieutenant, Company C, April 20, 1864;
as Captain, Company B, October 13, 1864;
mustered out with company, July 25, 1865,
at Alexandria, Va. ; Major, N. Y. Volun-
teers, by brevet ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, July 28, 1863, with rank from
April 25, 1863, vice C. F. Lander, re-
signed ; First Lieutenant, April 13, 1864,
with rank from March 19, 1864, vice T.
Oliver, dismissed ; Captain, December 7,
1864, with rank from October 12, 1864,
vice D. F. Wright, resigned.

MERRITT, GEORGE W., age 25 years;
enrolled September 13, 1861. at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Captain, Company E, September 17, 1861 ;
discharged, September 30, 1862; commis-
sioned Captain, October 29, 1861, with
rank from September 14, 1861, original.



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



MESSEROLE, WILLIAM E., age 23
years; enrolled September 4, 1861, at
Brooklyn to serve three years; mustered
in as Private, Company G, September
12, 1861; promoted Commissary-Sergeant,
November i, 1862; re-enlisted as a vet-
eran, December i, 1863; mustered in as
First Lieutenant and Quartermaster, Jan-
uary 28, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, July 25, 1865, near Alexandria, Va. ;
commissioned First Lieutenant and Quar-
termaster, March 30, 1865, with rank from
January 28, 1865, vice C. C. Nukerck, dis-
charged.

MILLER, BARNETT E., commissioned,
declined, not mustered, Second Lieuten-
ant, June 25, 1863, with rank of same
date, vice H. V. D. Stone, not mustered.

MILLER, JAMES M., age 42 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as First Lieuten-
ant, Company C, September 9, 1861; dis-
charged, April i, 1862, at New Berne, N.
C. ; commissioned First Lieutenant, Oc-
tober 29, 1861, with rank from August 14,
1861, original.

MITCHELL, R. CHARLTON, age 30
years; enrolled May n, 1861, at New
York city to serve one month; mustered
in as Private, Company I, ~th Militia,
May 13, 1861 ; mustered out with com-
pany, June 3, 1861, at New York city;
again enrolled June 15, 1861, at New
York city to serve three years; mustered
in as Captain, Company H, this regi-
ment, August 3, 1861; as Major, Novem-
ber 20, 1862; as Lieutenant-Colonel, March
14, 1863; discharged, October 8, 1864, near
Poplar Grove Church, Va. ; Colonel, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13,
1865; commissioned Captain, October 29,
1861, with rank from September 3, 1861,
original; Major, October 9. 1862, with
rank from September 20, 1862, vice C. W.
LeGendre. promoted ; Lieutenant-Col-
onel, March 31, 1863, with rank from
March 14, 1863, vice C. W. LeGendre, pro-
moted.

MONCK, MARCUS B., age 29 years; Cap-
lain, Company B, Scott's Rifles ; accepted,
August 27, 1861 ; discharged, October n,
1861, by consolidation with this regiment ;
not commissioned.

MURDEN, SCHUYLER I., age 18 years;
enrolled October 2, 1861, at Peekskill to
serve three years ; mustered in as Cor-



poral, Company H, October 18, 1861 ; pro-
moted Sergeant, April i, 1863; re-enlisted
as a veteran, December i, 1863 ; mustered
in as First Lieutenant, Company I, Octo-
ber 31, 1864; captured, prior to February,
1865 ; paroled, no date ; detailed as acting
Adjutant, May i, 1865 ; mustered out with
company, July 25, 1865, at Alexandria,
Va. ; commissioned First Lieutenant and
Adjutant, October 31, 1864, with rank
from September I, 1864, vice A. W. Mc-
Kee, resigned.

NUKERCK, CHARLES C., age 39 years;
enrolled November n, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Private, Company H, November 14, 1861 ;
as Second Lieutenant, January i, 1863; as
First Lieutenant and Quartermaster, May
I, 1863; discharged, January 27, 1865, at
Hancock Station, Va. ; commissioned Sec-
ond Lieutenant, November 29, 1862, with
rank from October 23, 1862, vice W. Ber-
ryman, resigned ; First Lieutenant and
Quartermaster, April 24, 1863, with rank
from April i, 1863, vice D. W. Horton,
appointed Captain and Commissary of Sub-
sistence, U. S. Volunteers.

OLIVER, THOMAS, age 35 years; enrolled
July 20, 1861, at New York city to serve
three years ; mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany H, August 3, 1861 ; promoted First
Sergeant, April 4, 1862 ; wounded in ac-
tion, September 17, 1862, at Antietam,
Md. ; promoted Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany D, September 20, 1862 ; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, Company K, January
6, 1863; dismissed, December 12, 1864;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, October
15, 1862, with rank from September 20,
1862, vice G. W. Whitman, promoted ;
First Lieutenant, December 12, 1862, with
rank from October 16, 1862, vice W. W.
Chapman, resigned.

PETTIS, JOHN R., age 24 years; Captain,
Company H, Shepard Rifles ; accepted,
August 19, 1861 ; discharged, October n,
1861, by consolidation with this regiment ;
not commissioned.

PHILLIPS, THOMAS, age 38 years; en-
rolled August 23, 1861, at New York city
to serve three years ; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company K, September 7, 1861 ; dis-
charged, September 30, 1862; commis-
sioned Captain, October 29, 1861, with
rank from August 26, 1861, original.



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POOLEY, SAMUEL M., age 22 years; en-
rolled at Buffalo to serve three years, and
mustered in as Private, Company D. July
27, 1861 ; promoted Sergeant, August 31,
1861; First Sergeant, March 14, 1862;
wounded in action, September I, 1862, at
Chantilly, Va. ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company K, November I,
1862; transferred to Company D in De-
cember, 1862; mustered in as First Lieu-
tenant, April 20, 1864; captured in action,
September 30, 1864, at Poplar Grove
Church, Va. ; exchanged, April I, 1865;
mustered in as Captain, April 14, 1865;
mustered out with company, July 25, 1865,
near Alexandria, Va. ; Major, N. Y. Vol-
unteers, by brevet ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, October 14, 1862, with rank
from September 30, 1862, vice C. F.
Springweiler, killed in action; First Lieu-
tenant, April 18, 1864, with- rank from
March 19, 1864, vice G. H. McKibbin, ap-
pointed Assistant Adjutant-General, U. S.
Volunteers; Captain, Septemb.er 16, 1864,
with rank from August 18, 1864, vice S.
H. Sims, killed in action.

PORTER, GEORGE A., age 29 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
First Lieutenant, Company E, September
17, 1861 ; discharged, November I, 1862;
commissioned First Lieutenant, October
29, 1861, with rank from September 14,
1861, original; Captain, not mustered, Oc-
tober 14, 1862, with rank from September
20, 1862, vice R. Charlton Mitchell, pro-
moted.

POTTER, ROBERT B., age 32 years; en-
rolled October 12, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Major, October 14, 1861 ; as Lieutenant-
Colonel, November i, 1861 ; wounded in
action, March 14, 1862, at New Berne, N.
C. ; mustered in as Coionel, September 10,
1862; discharged, March 29, 1863, by pro-
motion to Brigadier-General, U. S. Vol-
unteers; commissioned Major, October 24,
1861, with rank from October 14, 1861,
original ; Lieutenant-Colonel, November,
II, 1861, with rank from October 29, 1861,
original; Colonel, October 9, 1862, with
rank from September 20, 1862, vice Ed-
ward Ferrero, promoted Brigadier-Gen-
eral, U. S. Volunteers.



POYNTON, WILLIAM L., First Lieuten-
ant, N. Y. Rifles ; accepted, August 19,
1861 ; discharged, October n, 1861, by con-
solidation with this regiment; not commis-
sioned.

PROSEUS, ALBERT, age 35 years; en-
rolled August 10, 1861, at Rhinebeck to
serve three years ; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company I, September 10, 1861 ;
discharged for disability, December 8,
1862, at Frederick, Md. ; enrolled and mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Company
C, January 10, 1863, to date September 30,
1862 ; discharged, November 24, 1863, to
accept an appointment in Veteran Reserve
Corps ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
November 17, 1862, with rank from Sep-
tember 30, 1862, vice G. A. Tuttle, pro-
moted.

RAMSAY, ALBERT C., authorized as Col-
onel to recruit to U. S. Voltigeurs, Rang-
ers or Volunteers, which were consolidated
with this regiment and the 57th Infantry,
no dates ; not commissioned.

RAPELJE, JOHN T., age 32 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, Company E, September
17, 1861 ; discharged, November 13, 1862,
to accept appointment as Captain and As-
sistant Quartermaster, U. S. Volunteers ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, October
29, 1861, with rank from September 17,
1861, original; First Lieutenant, not mus-
tered, December 12, 1862, with rank from
September 10, 1862, vice J. J. Johnston, re-
signed.

RAYMOND, JASPER N., age 25 years;
Captain, Company D, Shepard Rifles ; ac-
cepted, September 16, 1861 ; discharged,
October n, 1861, by consolidation with
this regiment; see 2d Cavalry; not com-
missioned.

REED, LEVI W., age 20 years; enrolled
September 23, 1861, at New York city
to serve three years; mustered in as
Sergeant, Company B, October 18, 1861;
returned to ranks, no date; promoted
Sergeant, March i, 1863; re-enlisted as
a veteran, December i, 1863; promoted
Sergeant-Major, January 9, 1865; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany I, March 4, 1865; as First Lieu-
tenant, Company C, May 13, 1865; mus-
tered out with company, July 25, 1865,



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at Alexandria, Va.; commissioned Sec-
ond Lieutenant, January 26, 1865, with
rank from May 3, 1864, vice S. M.
Pooley, promoted; First Lieutenant,
May 17, 1865, with rank from April 14,
1865, vice H. Groenmeyer, promoted.

RIGBY, JOHN, age 21 years; enrolled
August 27, 1861, at New York city to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company F, October 18, 1861;
promoted First Sergeant, April 5, 1862;
Sergeant-Major, March 14, 1863; re-
enlisted as a veteran, November 2, 1863;
wounded in action, May 6, 1864, at the
Wilderness, Va.; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company F, September 22,
1864; discharged for disability from
wounds, January 8, 1865, before Peters-
burg, Va. ; commissioned First Lieuten-
ant, September 22, 1864, with rank from
August 14, 1864, vice W. T. Ackerson,
promoted.

RUSH, GEORGE, age 23 years; enrolled
October 2, 1861, at Peekskill to serve
three years; mustered in as Private,
Company H, October 18, 1861; re-en-
listed as a veteran, December I, 1863;
promoted Sergeant in January, 1865;
Sergeant-Major, February 3, 1865; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany D~ April 15, 1865; mustered out
with company, July 25, 1865, near Alex-
andria, Va. ; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, March 31, 1865, with rank from
March i, 1865, vice F. I. Willis, not
mustered; First Lieutenant, not mus-
tered, July 13, 1865, with rank from
June i, 1865, vice M. Whitbeck, not
mustered.

SCHOONMAKER, LEONARD S., age
19 years; enrolled at New York city to
serve three years, and mustered in as
Private, Company E, October 15, 1861;
promoted Sergeant, October 8, 1862;
Sergeant-Major, November i, 1862;
wounded in action, December 13, 1862,
at Fredericksburg, Va.; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, Company E, March
14, 1863; as First Lieutenant, March 19,
1864; discharged, February 15, 1865, at
Hancock Station, Va.; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, March 30, 1863,
with rank from March 14, 1865, vice
C. W. Walton, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, April 13, 1864, with rank from .



March 19, 1864, vice F. W. Tryon, re-
signed.

SCHOONMAKER, WILLIAM S., age 21
years; enrolled August 16, 1861, at
Brooklyn to serve three years; mus-
tered in as Sergeant, Company G, Sep-
tember 12, 1861; promoted First Ser-
geant, April 15, 1862; Sergeant-Major,
July 21, 1862; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company C, November I,
1862; as First Lieutenant, same date;
wounded in action, December , 1862, at
Fredericksburg, Va.; discharged, No-
vember 24, 1863, to accept appointment
in Veteran Reserve Corps; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant, November 17,
1862, with rank from September 17,
1862, vice T. Watson, promoted; not
commissioned First Lieutenant.

SCRIBNER, WILLIAM O., age 34
years; Second Lieutenant, Company B,
Shepard Rifles; accepted, September 9,
1861; discharged, October n, 1861, by
consolidation with this regiment; see 6th
Artillery; not commissioned.

SIMS, PALIN H., age 35 years; enrolled
September 15, 1861, at Brooklyn to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company G, September 30, 1861 ;
promoted First Sergeant, October 21,
1861; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
October 16, 1862; as First Lieutenant,
Company B, April 20, 1864; transferred to
Company G, April 22, 1864; captured in
action, September 30, 1864, at Poplar
Grove Church, Va. ; exchanged, March 20,
1865 ; mustered out with company, July 25,
1865, near Alexandria, Va. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, December 12, 1862,
with rank from October 16, 1862, vice T.
Oliver, promoted ; First Lieutenant, April
18, 1864, with rank from March 19, 1864,
vice G. A. Tuttle, promoted.

SIMS, SAMUEL H., late Third Lieu-
tenant, I5th N. Y. State Militia; enrolled
August 16, 1861, at Brooklyn to serve
three years; mustered in as Captain,
Company G, October 15, 1861; killed in
action, July 30, 1864, before Petersburg,
Va.; commissioned Captain, October 29,
1861, with rank from September 10,
1861, original.

SMITH, AARON, age 29 years; enrolled
at Brooklyn to serve three years, and
mustered in as Private, Company K,
April 13, 1864; wounded in action, May



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6, 1864, at the Wilderness, Va.; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany D, October 31, 1864; as First Lieu-
tenant, April 14, 1865; mustered out
with company, July 25, 1865, near Alex-
andria, Va.; prior service in Company
H, 5ist Pa. Infantry; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, October 31, 1864,



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