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charged, July 29, 1863 ; subsequent ser-
vice in iO3d Infantry; commissioned First
Lieutenant and Quartermaster, September
10, 1862, with rank from July 19, 1862,
original.



ARMSTRONG, JACOB, age 24 years; en-
rolled July 26, 1862, at Poughkeepsie to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company G, August 6, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, no date; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, Company D,
February 18, 1863; captured in action,
October 19, 1864, at Cedar Creek, Va. ;
paroled, February 20, 1865; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, Company G, May 2,
1865; mustered out with company, July
12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, January 20, 1863,
with rank from December 29, 1862, vice
Spencer C. Doty, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, February 28, 1865, with rank from
December 22, 1864, vice Ambrose B. Hart,
appointed Adjutant.

ASHER, JACOB HOWARD, age 21
years; enrolled August 13, 1862, at Hud-
son to serve three years; mustered in as
Sergeant, Company C, August 20, 1862;
promoted First Sergeant, November 5,
1863; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
January 2, 1865; mustered out with com-
pany, July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, No-
vember 19, 1864, with rank from October
17, 1864, vice Ransom A. White, pro-
moted.

ASHLEY, JR., ABRAHAM, age 46 years;
enrolled at Albany to serve three years,
and mustered in as First Lieutenant and
Adjutant, July 24, 1862; discharged,
March 25, 1863; commissioned First
Lieutenant and Adjutant, September 10,
1862, with rank from July 24, 1862,
original.

AWENG, AUGUSTUS, age 24 years; en-
rolled at Poughkeepsie to serve three
years, and mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany I, August 4, 1862; discharged, No-
vember 5, 1864, to accept commission;
commissioned, not mustered, Second
Lieutenant, October 6, 1863, with rank
from August 24, 1863, vice T. E. Merritt,
discharged.

BENSON, BENJAMIN T., age 21 years;
enrolled August 8, 1862, at Fishkill to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company H, August 14, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, December 25, 1863;
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Sep-
tember i, 1864; mustered out with com-
pany, July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.;



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CHARLES R. ANDERSON, from March
26, 1864, to July 12, 1865.

First Lieutenants:

JOHN J. WILLIAMSON, from Septem-
ber 4, 1862, to May 25, 1864.

CHARLES VAN TINE, from August 10,
1864, to July 12, 1865.

Second Lieutenant:

CHARLES R. ANDERSON, from August
26, 1862, to March 26, 1864.

OF COMPANY G.
Captains:
ROBERT J. MITCHELL, from August

25, 1862, to December i, 1863.
FREDERICK WILKINSON, from July

5, 1864, to July 12, 1865.

First Lieutenants:

CHARLES B. CHITTENDEN, from Au-
gust 25, 1862, to August 20, 1863.

HOWARD E. MITCHELL, from No-
vember 5, 1863, to February 26, 1865.

JACOB ARMSTRONG, from May 2 to
July 12, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:
RUFUS J. PALEN, from August 25, 1862,

to September 18, 1863.
GEORGE MURRELL, from November 5,

1863, to July 12, 1865.

OF COMPANY H.
Captains:
JOHN A. VAN KEUREN, from August

26, 1862, to February 14, 1864.
HENRY H. SINCERBOX, from March i,

1864, to July 12, 1865.

First Lieutenant. 1 ::
HENRY H. SINCERBOX, from August

26, 1862, to November 5, 1863.
COLUMBUS L. KEYS, from December

25, 1863, to July 12, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:

SYLVESTER H. MASE, from August 26,
1862, to July 29, 1863.

BENJAMIN T. BENSON, from Septem-
ber i, 1864, to July 12, r86s.



OF COMPANY I.
Captains:

ROBERT F. WILKINSON, from August

20, 1862, to February 5, 1865.
GEORGE T. WHITE, from April i to

July 12, 1865.

First Lieutenants:

FREDERICK WILKINSON, from Au-
gust 26, 1862, to July 5, 1864.

JOHN S. SCHOUTEN, from July 5, 1864,
to July 12, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:

JOHN P. WILKINSON, from August 26,

1862, to June 15, 1863.
THOMAS E. MERRITT, from June 15 to

September 18, 1863.

OF COMPANY K.
Captains:

RICHARD DECKER, from September 4,

1862, to June i, 1863.

JOHN ISAAC LANGDON, from May 31,

1863, to February 3, 1864.

MARTIN V. B. DEWITT, from March 2,

1864, to January 12, 1865.
HOWARD E. MITCHELL, from Febru-
ary 26 to July 12, 1865.

First Lieutenants:
ROBERT H. BURNS, from August 27,

1862, to August 21, 1863.
MARTIN V. B. DEWITT, from August

21, 1863, to March 2, 1864.
BURGESS SPEED, from August 10, 1864,

to July 12, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:

JOHN ISAAC LANGDON, from Sep-
tember 3, 1862, to May 31, 1863.
MARTIN V. B. DEWITT, from August i

tO 21, 1863.

OFFICERS WHO WERE COMMISSIONED OR AP-
POINTED, BUT DID NOT SERVE IN THE GRADES

NAMED.

FOSTER, JAMES P., as Colonel.

VAN SLYCK, GEORGE WHITFIELD,
as Major.

HERMANCE, HARRISON, as Chaplain.

DELAMATER, JOHN C, as First Lieu-
tenant.

HOLT, JOHN L., as First Lieutenant.



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



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MURRELL, GEORGE, as First Lieuten-
ant.

AWENG, AUGUSTUS, as Second Lieu-
tenant.

DAVIDSON, CHARLES M., as Second
Lieutenant.

DELAMATER, JOHN C, as Second
Lieutenant.

HODES, FRANCIS, as Second Lieuten-
ant.

LIGHT, ROBERT B., as Second Lieuten-
ant.

ROTHERY, HENRY, as Second Lieu-
tenant.

SHELDON, ALLEN, as Second Lieuten-
ant.

Record of the Officers.

ANDERSON, CHARLES R., age 33
years; enrolled at Fishkill to serve three
years, and mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company F, August 26, 1862; as
Captain, March 26, 1864; mustered out
with company, July 12, 1865, at Savannah,
Ga. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
September 10, 1862, with rank from Au-
gust 23. 1862, original ; Captain, March 30,
1864, with rank from February 12, 1864,
vice J. A. Van Keuren, resigned.

ANDRUS, CHARLES H., age 38 years;
enrolled August 22, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years; mustered in as Assist-
ant Surgeon, September 4, 1862; mustered
out, August 14, 1864, at Cedar Creek, Va.,
for promotion to Surgeon, I76th In-
fantry; commissioned Assistant Surgeon,
September 10, 1862, with rank from Au-
gust 22, 1862, original.

ANNAN, ALEXANDER, age 29 years;
enrolled April 17, 1861, at New York city
to serve one month; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company F, 7th Militia, April 26,
1861; mustered out with company, June
3, 1861, at New York city; Captain, Com-
pany K, 3d R. I. Artillery, from Oc-
tober I, 1861, to March I, 1862; enrolled
as Quartermaster, this regiment, July 19,
1862, at Albany to serve three years;
mustered in September 4, 1862; dis-
charged, July 29, 1863 ; subsequent ser-
vice in iO3d Infantry; commissioned First
Lieutenant and Quartermaster, September
10. 1862, with rank from July 19, 1862,
original.



ARMSTRONG, JACOB, age 24 years; en-
rolled July 26, 1862, at Poughkeepsie to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company G, August 6, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, no date; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, Company D,
February 18, 1863; captured in action,
October 19, 1864, at Cedar Creek, Va. ;
paroled, February 20, 1865; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, Company G, May 2,
1865; mustered out with company, July
12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, January 20, 1863,
with rank from December 29, 1862, vice
Spencer C. Doty, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, February 28, 1865, with rank from
December 22, 1864, vice Ambrose B. Hart,
appointed Adjutant.

ASHER, JACOB HOWARD, age 21
years; enrolled August 13, 1862, at Hud-
son to serve three years; mustered in as
Sergeant, Company C, August 20, 1862;
promoted First Sergeant, November 5,
1863; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
January 2, 1865; mustered out with com-
pany, July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, No-
vember 19, 1864, with rank from October
17, 1864, vice Ransom A. White, pro-
moted.

ASHLEY, JR., ABRAHAM, age 46 years;
enrolled at Albany to serve three years,
and mustered in as First Lieutenant and
Adjutant, July 24, 1862; discharged,
March 25, 1863; commissioned First
Lieutenant and Adjutant, September 10,
1862, with rank from July 24, 1862,
original.

AWENG, AUGUSTUS, age 24 years; en-
rolled at Poughkeepsie to serve three
years, and mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany I, August 4, 1862; discharged, No-
vember 5, 1864, to accept commission;
commissioned, not mustered, Second
Lieutenant, October 6, 1863, with rank
from August 24. 1863, vice T. E. Merritt,
discharged.

BENSON, BENJAMIN T., age 21 years;
enrolled August 8, 1862, at Fishkill to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company H, August 14, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, December 25, 1863;
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Sep-
tember i, 1864; mustered out with com-
pany, July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.;



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pany A, August 14, 1862 ; appointed Cap-
tain and Commissary of Subsistence, U.
S. Volunteers, to date July 7, 1863; Lieu-
tenant-Colonel, N. Y. Volunteers, by
brevet ; commissioned First Lieutenant,
September 10, 1862, with rank from Au-
gust 14, 1862, original.

HERMANCE, HARRISON; commis-
sioned, not mustered, Chaplain, August
17, 1864, with rank from August 16, 1864,
vice John Parker, resigned.

HODES, FRANCIS, age 55 years; en-
rolled August 20, 1862, at Hudson to serve
three years; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company K, August 26, 1862; promoted
First Sergeant, prior to April 30, 1863;
discharged for disability, July 5, 1863, at
New Orleans, La. ; commissioned, not mus-
tered, Second Lieutenant, August 18, 1863,
with rank from May 31, 1863, vice J. I.
Langdon, promoted.

HOLT, JOHN L., age 32 years; enrolled
August 9, 1862, at Chatham to serve three
years; mustered in as Sergeant, Company
E, August 22, 1862; promoted First Ser-
geant, May, 1863; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, May 28, 1863; discharged for
disability, Decembers, 1864; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, July 23, 1863, with rank
from May 27, 1863. vice Charles L. Van
Slyck, killed in action ; First Lieutenant,
not mustered, September 16, 1864, with
rank from August 27, 1864, vice H. E.
Mitchell, promoted.

KEESE, FRANCIS S., Sergeant, ist N.
J. Volunteers; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company C, this regiment, August
21, 1862; as Major, September 15, 1863;
wounded in action, September 19, 1864,
at Opequon, Va. ; mustered in as Lieuten-
ant-Colonel, November 29, 1864; dis-
charged, to date August 28, 1865; Colonel,
N. Y. Volunteers, by brevet; Colonel, U.
S. Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13,
1865; commissioned Captain, September
10, 1862, with rank from August 21, 1862,
original; Major, August 26, 1863, with
rank from August 20, 1863. vice Edward
Gifford, deceased ; Lieutenant-Colonel,
January 22, 1864, with rank from Decem-
ber 18, 1863, vice James P. Foster, pro-
moted.

KEYS, COLUMBUS L., age 24 years; en-
rolled August 8. 1862, at Fishkill to serve
three years ; mustered in as First Ser-



geant, Company H, August 23, 1862; as
First Lieutenant, December 25, 1863 ;
mustered out with company, July 12, 1865,
at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned First
Lieutenant, November 25, 1863, with rank
from August 24, 1863, vice H. H. Sincer-
box, promoted.

KRAFFT, THEODORE W., age 38 years ;
enrolled August 9, 1862, at Ghent to serve
three years; mustered in as Corporal,
Company A, August 11, 1862; promoted
Sergeant, prior to April 30, 1863 ; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, September
6, 1863 ; wounded and captured in action,
October 19, 1864, at Cedar Creek, Va. ;
paroled, February 22, 1865 ; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, June 17, 1865; mus-
tered out with company, July 12, 1865, at
Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, July 23, 1863, with rank from
May 27, 1863, vice J. V. Whitbeck, pro-
moted; First Lieutenant, July 31, 1865,
with rank from June 17, 1865, vice G. F.
Wilbor, resigned.

LANGDON, JOHN ISAAC, age 45 years;
enrolled August 27, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company K, September 3,
1862; as Captain, May 31, 1863; dis-
charged, February 3, 1864; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, November 28, 1862,
with rank from August 27, 1862, original ;
Captain, July 23, 1863, with rank from
May 31, 1863, vice Richard Decker, re-
signed.

LIGHT, ROBERT B., age 21 years; en-
rolled August 9, 1862, at Poughkeepsie to
serve three years ; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company D, August 19, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, September 7, 1864;
wounded in action, September 19, 1864,
at Winchester, Va. ; discharged with de-
tachment, May 29, 1865, at Satterlee Hos-
pital, West Philadelphia, Pa. ; commis-
sioned, not mustered, Second Lieutenant,
April 22, 1865, with rank from April 16,
1865, vice J. L. Holt, promoted.

MASE, SYLVESTER H., age 29 years;
enrolled and mustered in as Musician,
third class, in the band of the 56th In-
fantry, to serve three years, October 18,
1861 ; discharged, to date December 31,
1861 ; enrolled at Hudson to serve three
years, and mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company H, this regiment, August



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3529



26, 1862 ; as First Lieutenant and Quar-
termaster, July 29, 1863; mustered out
with regiment, July 12, 1865, at Savannah,
Ga. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
September 10, 1862, with rank from
August 26, 1862, original ; First Lieuten-
ant and Quartermaster, October 6, 1863,
with rank from July 29, 1863, vice A. An-
nan, resigned.

McKOWN, CHARLES W., age 23 years;
enrolled August 20, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company C, August 23, 1862;
as First Lieutenant, September 15, 1863:
as First Lieutenant and Adjutant, De-
cember 26, 1863; discharged, December
22, 1864; commissioned First Lieutenant,
October 6, 1863, with rank from August
13, 1863, vice H. H. Morse, resigned;
First Lieutenant and Adjutant, June 21,
1864, with rank from December 19, 1863,
vice John P. Wilkinson, resigned.

MERRITT, THOMAS E., age 21 years;
enrolled August 9, 1862, at Poughkeepsie
to serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company I, August 26, 1862; as
Second Lieutenant, June 15, 1863; dis-
charged, September 18, 1863, for promo-
tion to Captain, goth U. S. Colored
Troops; commissioned Second Lieuten-
ant, May 21, 1863, with rank from March
25, 1863, vice John P. Wilkinson, pro-
moted.

MITCHELL, HOWARD E., age 18 years;
enrolled August 15, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years ; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company G, September i, 1862;
promoted Sergeant-Major, February 9,
1863; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
Company G, November 5, 1863; as Cap-
tain, Company K, February 26, 1865;
mustered out with company, July 12, 1865,
at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned First
Lieutenant, October 6, 1863, with rank
from July 10, 1863, vice C. B. Chittenden,
promoted to Captain and Assistant Quar-
termaster, U. S. Volunteers; Captain, Sep-
tember 16, 1864, with rank from August
27, 1864, vice Arthur DeWint, resigned.
MITCHELL, ROBERT J., age 27 years;
enrolled at Hudson to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company G,
August 25, 1862; discharged, December
I, 1863; commissioned Captain, September



10, 1862, with rank from August 25, 1862,
original.

MORSE, HOWARD H., age 20 years ; en-
rolled at Hudson to serve three years, and
mustered in as First Lieutenant, Company
C, August 21, 1862; discharged, August
13, 1863 ; commissioned First Lieutenant,
September 10, 1862, with rank from
August 21, 1862, original.
MURRELL, GEORGE, age 19 years; en-
rolled August 18, 1862, at Stuyvesant to
serve three years ; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company G, August 19, 1862 ; pro-
moted Sergeant, July 25, 1863; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, November 5,
1863 ; mustered out with company, July
12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, October 6, 1863, with
rank from August 24, 1863, vice R. J.
Palen, promoted in U. S. Colored Troops ;
First Lieutenant, not mustered, February
28, 1865, with rank from December 5,
1864, vice J. L. Holt, resigned.

PALEN, RUFUS J., age 19 years ; enrolled
at Hudson to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Company
G, August 25, 1862; mustered out, Sep-
tember 18, 1863, for promotion to Major,
90th Regiment, U. S. Colored Troops;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Septem-
ber 10, 1862, with rank from August 25,
1862, original.

PARKER, GEORGE, age 21 years; en-
rolled at Poughkeepsie to serve three
years, and mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany D, August 22, 1862; mustered out,
September 18, 1863, for promotion to
Lieutenant-Coloruel, goth Regiment, U. S.
Colored Troops; commissioned Captain,
September 10, 1862, with rank from Au-
gust 22, 1862, original.

PARKER, JOHN, age years; enrolled at
Baltimore, Md., to serve three years, and
mustered in as Chaplain, September 8,
1862; discharged, March 28, 1863; not
commissioned.

PEARCE, JEREMIAH S., age 26 years;
enrolled at Hudson to serve three years,
and mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company B, August 18, 1862; as First
Lieutenant, May 23, 1863; as Captain, Au-
gust 20, 1864; mustered out with company,
July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga. ; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant. September 10,
1862, with rank from August 18, 1862,



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original ; First Lieutenant, July 23, 1863,
with rank from May 23, 1863, vice T. N.
Butcher, promoted; Captain, August 2,
1864, with rank from July 16, 1864, vice
J. V. Whitbeck, resigned.

POST, WILLIAM H. B., late Assistant
Surgeon, 22d Militia; enrolled September
29, 1864, at Cedar Creek, Va., to serve
three years; mustered in as Assistant Sur-
geon, this regiment, October 16, 1864;
mustered out with regiment, July 12, 1865,
at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned Assistant
Surgeon, September 30, 1864, with rank
from September 29, 1864, vice C. H.
Andrus, promoted.

ROTHERY, HENRY, age 34 years; en-
rolled August 7, 1862, at Fishkill to serve
three years ; mustered in as First Ser-
geant, Company F, August 9, 1862; re-
turned to ranks, September 14, 1862; pro-
moted Sergeant, October i, 1862; Ser-
geant-Major, November 5, 1863; returned
to ranks, Company F, August 24, 1864;
mustered out with company, July 12, 1865,
at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned, not
mustered, Second Lieutenant, July 20,
1864, with rank from December 19, 1863,
vice J. H. Hagar, promoted.

SCHOUTEN, JOHN S., age 29 years;
enrolled at Poughkeepsie to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany I, August 14, 1862; promoted Cor-
poral, September 15, 1862; Sergeant, Sep-
tember i, 1863; First Sergeant, November
5, 1863; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
July 5, 1864; mustered out with company,
July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga. ; com-
missioned First Lieutenant, June 21, 1864,
with rank from February 4, 1864, vice F.
Wilkinson, promoted.

SHELDON, ALLEN, age 19 years; en-
rolled August 8, 1862, at Copake to serve
three years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany K, August 22, 1862; wounded in
action, June 14, 1863, at Port Hudson,
La.; discharged, December 15, 1863, for
promotion ; commissioned, not mustered,
Second Lieutenant, November 25, 1863,
with rank from August 21, 1863, vice
Martin V. B. Dewitt, promoted.

SINCERBOX, HENRY H., age 25 years;
enrolled at Hudson to serve three years,
and mustered in as First Lieutenant,
Company H, August 26, 1862; as Cap-
tain, Company D, November 5, 1863;



transferred to Company H, March i,
1864; mustered out with company, July 12,
1865, at Savannah, Ga. ; commissioned
First Lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with
rank from August 26, 1862, original ; Cap-
tain, October 6, 1863, with rank from
August 24, 1863, vice George Parker,
promoted Lieutenant-Colonel, 90th U. S.
Colored Infantry.

SMITH, JAMES, Captain, 8oth Infantry;
mustered in as Lieutenant-Colonel, this
regiment, September 4, 1862; as Colonel,
May 27, 1863; discharged, to date Decem-
ber 18, 1863; Brigadier-General, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13,
1865; commissioned Lieutenant-Colonel,
September 5, 1862, with rank of same
date, original; Colonel, June 19, 1863,
with rank from May 27, 1863, vice David
S. Cowles, killed in action.

SPEED, BURGESS, age 29 years; en-
rolled August 15, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company K, August 26, 1862; pro-
moted First Sergeant, September 21, 1863;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, August
10, 1864; mustered out with company,
July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga.; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, July 20, 1864,
with rank from March 2, 1864, vice Mar-
tin V. B. Dewitt, promoted.

STERLING, FRANCIS N., age 21 years;
enrolled at Poughkeepsie to serve three
years, and mustered in as First Lieuten-
ant, Company D, August 22, 1862; died
of disease, December 6, 1862, on board
steamer Arago off Cape Hatteras, N. C. ;
commissioned First Lieutenant, Septem-
ber 10, 1862, with rank from August 22,
1862, original.

VAN KEUREN, JOHN A., age 24 years;
enrolled at Hudson to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company H,
August 26, 1862; discharged, February 14,
1864, at Hart's Island, New York harbor ;
commissioned Captain, September 10,

1862, with rank from August 26, 1862,
original.

VAN SLYCK, CHARLES LEWIS, age 22
years; enrolled August 21, 1862, at Kin-
derhook to serve three years; mustered
in as First Sergeant, Company E, August
28, 1862; promoted Second Lieutenant,
March 27, 1863; killed in action, May 27,

1863, at Port Hudson, La.; commissioned



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



Second Lieutenant, May 26, 1863, with
rank from March 25, 1863, vice George
T. White, promoted.

VAN SLYCK, GEORGE WHITFIELD,
age 20 years; enrolled at Kinderhook to
serve three years, and mustered in as
Captain, Company E, August 22, 1862;
wounded in action, June 14, 1863, at Port
Hudson, La.; discharged, May 4, 1865;
commissioned Captain, September 10,
1862, with rank from August 22, 1862,
original; Major, not mustered, revoked,
January 27, 1864, with rank from De-
cember 18, 1863, vice Francis S. Keese,
promoted.

VAN TINE, CHARLES, age 19 years; en-
rolled July 24, 1862, at Fishkill to serve
three years; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company F, August 9, 1862; promoted
First Sergeant, prior to April 30, 1863;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, August
10, 1864; wounded in action, September
19, 1864, at Winchester, Va.; mustered
out with company, July 12, 1865, at Sa-
vannah, Ga. ; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant, July 20, 1864, with rank from May
24, 1864, vice J. J. Williamson, promoted.

VAN VALKENBURGH, JOHN W., age
36 years; enrolled at Chatham to serve
three years, and mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company E, August 22, 1862;
discharged, March 25, 1863; Captain, N.
Y. Volunteers, by brevet; commissioned
First Lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with
rank from August 22, 1862, original.

VAN VLECK, DANIEL P., age 41 years;
enrolled August 20, 1862, at Hudson to
serve three years; mustered in as As-
sistant Surgeon, September 4, 1862; died
of fever, November 21, 1862, on board
U. S. transport Arago, Hampton Roads,
Va.; commissioned Assistant Surgeon,
September 10, 1862, with rank from Au-
gust 20, 1862, original.

WHITBECK, JOHN V., age 25 years;
enrolled at Hudson to serve three years,
and mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company A, August 14, 1862; as Captain,
July 4, 1863; discharged, July 16, 1864,
at New Orleans, La. ; commissioned Sec-
ond Lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with
rank from August 14, 1862, original; Cap-
tain, July 23, 1863, with rank from May
27, 1863, vice Edward Gifford, promoted. I



WHITE, GEORGE T., age 25 years; en-
rolled at Hudson to serve three years, and
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany E, August 28, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, March 25, 1863; as Captain, Com-
pany I, April i, 1865; mustered out with
company, July 12, 1865, at Savannah, Ga. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Sep-
tember 10, 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 4, 1862, original; First Lieutenant,
May 26, 1863, with rank from March 25,
1863, vice John W. Van Valkenburgh, re-
signed; Captain, February 27, 1865, with
rank from February 6, 1865, vice Martin
V. B. Dewitt, discharged.

WHITE, RANSOM A., age 26 years; en-
rolled August 4, 1862, at Dover to serve
three years; mustered in as Corporal,
Company B, August 16, 1862; as Second
Lieutenant, August 27, 1863; as First
Lieutenant, August 20, 1864; mustered out
with company, July 12, 1865, at Savannah,
Ga.; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
July 23, 1863, with rank from May 23,
1863, vice J. S. Pearce, promoted; First
Lieutenant, August 2, 1864, with rank
from July 16, 1864, vice J. S. Pearce, pro-



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