Copyright
Frederick Phisterer.

New York in the war of the rebellion, 1861 to 1865 (Volume 4) online

. (page 81 of 140)
Online LibraryFrederick PhistererNew York in the war of the rebellion, 1861 to 1865 (Volume 4) → online text (page 81 of 140)
Font size
QR-code for this ebook


MARSHALL J. ROGERS, from July 11,

1864, to January 7, 1865.

First Lieutenants:
WILLIAM R. CROSS, from December

28, 1861, to March 2, 1862.
JOHN J. McCAFFREY, from March 8

to September 17, 1862.
JOHN DALEY, from September 18, 1862,

to March 29, 1864.
WILLIAM B. WRIGHT, from October

19, 1864, to June 30, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:

CHARLES W. FISHER, from February

II to September 17, 1862.
JAMES H. CAIN, from September 17,

1862, to March 8, 1865.

OF COMPANY K.
Captains:

JOHN C. THOMPSON, from December

27, 1861, to July 22, 1862.
WILLIAM C. WILSON, from July 29,

1862, to March 17, 1865.
EDWIN A. TUTHILL, from June 10 to

July 17, 1865.

First Lieutenants:

WILLIAM C. WILSON, from December

27, 1861, to March 6, 1862.
JOHN H. MILLER, from March 8 to

July 19, 1862.



WILLIAM C. WILSON, from July 19 to

29, 1862.
CHARLES A. KENNY, from November

19. 1862, to April 23, 1864.
JOHN R. JARVIS, from June 3, 1864, to

July 17, 1865.

Second Lieutenants:

WILLIAM C. WILSON, from March 6

to July 19, 1862.
CHARLES A. KENNY, from July 19 to

November 19, 1862.
JOHN B. MESERVE, from July 28, 1862,

to February 25, 1863.
CHARLES L. ISAACS, from June 6,

1863, to July 17, 1865.

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

SKINNER, LEWIS C, as Colonel.

STRANG, JOHN R., as Colonel.

SKINNER, LEWIS C, as Lieutenant-
Colonel.

WILEY, HENRY A., as Lieutenant-
Colonel.

CAIN, JAMES H., as Captain.

COMSTOCK, LYMAN C, as First Lieu-
tenant.

FERDEN, ROBERT, as First Lieutenant.

STEVENS, BRISBANE, as First Lieu-
tenant.

AYERS, JR., JOEL W., as Second Lieu-
tenant.

CLARK, GEORGE H., as Second Lieu-
tenant.

COOKINGHAM, THERON W., as Sec-
ond Lieutenant.

FERDEN, ROBERT, as Second Lieuten-
ant.

LARD, ALVA, as Second Lieutenant.

PALMER, FRANCIS, as Second Lieu-
tenant.

ROGERS, ROBERT S., as Second Lieu-
tenant.

WARNER, JR., SENECA, as Second
Lieutenant.

WADSWORTH GUARDS.

Officers Mustered Out by Formation of
I04th Infantry.

Surgeon.

HENRY T. SPENCER, from November
2, 1861, to March 8, 1862.



3224



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



Captains.

ALFRED KENDALL, Company F, from
November 2, 1861, to January 25, 1862.

LOREN L. CARTER, Company E, from
January 18 to March 8, 1862.

MORGAN GUARDS.

Officer Mustered Out by Formation of
104th Infantry.

Colonel.

JOHN J. VIELE, from . to con-

solidation.

BREVET COMMISSION OF NEW YORK VOL-
UNTEERS, GRANTED BY THE GOVERNOR
OF THE STATE TO AN ENLISTED MAN AS
FOLLOWS :

BENJAMIN F. HOGG, Corporal, Com-
pany C, Second Lieutenant.

Record of the Officers.

ANDREWS, ANDREW J., age 26 years;
enrolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as First Sergeant, Com-
pany C, October 9, 1861; promoted Sec-
ond Lieutenant, September 17, 1862;
died, January 26, 1863, of wounds re-
ceived in action at Fredericksburg, Va. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Oc-
tober 21, 1862, with rank from September
17, 1862, vice N. J. Wing, promoted.

AYERS, JR., JOEL W., age 21 years; en-
rolled at Binghamton to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany H, July 17, 1863; promoted Ser-
geant, May 20, 1865 ; mustered out with
company, July 17, 1865, near Washing-
ton, D. C.; commissioned, not mustered,
Second Lieutenant, December 8, 1864,
with rank of same date, vice W. J.
Starks, resigned.

BATES, FRANCIS S., age 23 years; en-
rolled at Genesec to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company C,
October 9, 1861; promoted Corporal,
July , 1863; Sergeant, September I,
1863; First Sergeant, July i, 1864; mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant, July 21,
1864; captured in action, August 19, 1864,
at Weldon Railroad, Va. ; paroled in
February, 1865; mustered out with com-
pany. July 17, 1865, near Washington,
D. C. ; commissioned First Lieutenant,



July 8, 1864, with rank from June 22,

1864, vice J. M. Griggs, promoted.
CAIN, JAMES H., age 23 years; enrolled

January 9, 1862, at Troy to serve three
years; mustered in as Private, Company
I, March 8, 1862; promoted Sergeant, to
date January 9, 1862; mustered in as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, September 17, 1862;
captured in action, July i, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa.; escaped as prisoner of
war in December, 1864; discharged,
March 8, 1865; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, October 21, 1862, with rank
from September 17, 1862, vice C. W.
Fisher, promoted; Captain, not mus-
tered, January 24, 1865, with rank from
January 6, 1865, vice G. H. Starr, dis-
charged.

CARTER, LOREN L., age 35 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company E,
Wadsworth Guards, November 25, 1861;
elected Captain, January 18, 1862; mus-
tered out, March 8, 1862, on consolida-
tion; not commissioned.

CARY, JOSEPH C, age 22 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as Sergeant, Company H,
December 23, 1861; returned to ranks,
no date; promoted First Sergeant, Janu-
ary 3, 1864; re-enlisted as a veteran,
January 4, 1864; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, July 21, 1864; captured in ac-
tion, August 19, 1864, at Weldon Rail-
road, Va. ; paroled in February, 1865;
mustered out with company, July 17,

1865, near Washington, D. C. ; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, July 8, 1864,
with rank from June 7, 1864, vice J. W.
Dow, resigned.

CHASE, ENOS G., age 34 years; enrolled
December 3, 1861, at Geneseo to serve
three years; mustered in as Assistant
Surgeon, Wadsworth Guards, December
23, 1861; as Surgeon, this regiment, Feb-
ruary 26, 1862; discharged, December 2,
1864, near Petersburg, Va.; not commis-
sioned Assistant Surgeon; commissioned
Surgeon, March 17, 1862, with rank
from November 29, 1861, original.

CLARK, GEORGE H., age 20 years; en-
rolled February i, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as First Ser-
geant, Company I, March 8, 1862; re-



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



3225



turned to Sergeant, March i, 1863; to
ranks, July i, 1863; discharged, March 8,
1865; commissioned, not mustered, Sec-
ond Lieutenant, August 26, 1863, with
rank from February 2, 1863, vice J. M.
Griggs, promoted.

COLT, HENRY V., age 35 years; en-
rolled January u, 1862, at Geneseo to
serve three years; mustered in as First
Lieutenant and Quartermaster, Febru-
ary 26, 1862; as Alajor, December 16,
1863; discharged, January 10, 1865, near
Petersburg, Va. ; commissioned First
Lieutenant and Quartermaster, March
17, 1862, with rank from January n,
1862, original; Major, December n, 1863,
with rank from November 7, 1863, vice
J. R. Strang, promoted.

COMSTOCK, LYA1AN C, Second Lieu-
tenant. Qth Artillery; commissioned, not
mustered, declined, First Lieutenant, this
regiment, October 15, 1863, with rank
from October 8, 1863, vice H. Stull, dis-
missed.

COOKINGHAM, THERON W., age 21
years; enrolled at Geneseo to serve
three years, and mustered in as Private,
Company K, February 10, 1862; pro-
moted Sergeant, no date; First Sergeant
and re-enlisted as a veteran, February
28, 1864; mustered in as First Lieuten-
ant, Company A, June II, 1865; mus-
tered out with company, July 17, 1865,
near Washington, D. C. ; commissioned,
not mustered, Second Lieutenant, May
17, 1865, with rank from January 6, 1865.
vice J. H. Cain, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, May 31, 1865, with rank from
March 3, 1865, vice C. Timpson, pro-
moted.

CROSS, WILLIAM R., age 25 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as First Lieutenant, Com-
pany I, December 28, 1861; died of dis-
ease, March 2, 1862; not commissioned.

CULLEN, JAMES, age 21 years; enrolled
at Geneseo to serve three years, and
mustered in as Private, Company I, Feb-
ruary 10, 1862; promoted Corporal, Com-
pany B, March 7. 1862: Sergeant, No-
vember 9, 1862; wounded in action, July
i, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; re-enlisted as
a veteran, February 28. 1864; promoted
First Sergeant, May 5, 1864; captured in



action, August 19, 1864, at Weldon Rail-
road, Va. ; paroled in December, 1864;
promoted First Lieutenant, June 16, 1865;
mustered out with company, July 17.
1865, near Washington, D. C.; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, May 31, 1865,
with rank from March 3, 1865, vice G. L.
Snyder, promoted.

CULVER, JOSHUA W., age 30 years;
enrolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private. Company E,
October 23, 1861; promoted Corporal,
January 16, 1862; First Sergeant, prior
to April, 1863; wounded in action, July
i, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, April 29. 1864; mus-
tered out, October 25. 1864; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, April 29. 1864,
with rank from January i, 1864, vice S.
Warner, Jr., appointed Quartermaster.

DALEY, JOHN, age 29 years; enrolled
March 6, 1862, at Troy to serve three
years; mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany I, March 8, 1862; as First Lieuten-
ant, September 18, 1862; captured in ac-
tion, July i, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.;
paroled, no date; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company A, March 29, 1864; cap-
tured in action, August 19, 1864, at Wel-
don Railroad, Va. ; paroled in February,
1865; dismissed, May 13, 1865; dismissal
revoked and honorably discharged, to
date May 4, 1865; commissioned First
Lieutenant, October 21, 1863, with rank
from September 17. 1862, vice J. J. Mc-
Caffrey, died of wounds received in ac-
tion; Captain, March 29, 1864, with rank
from August 15, 1863. vice A. S. Haver,
dismissed.

DAY, LEHMAN H., age 42 years; en-
rolled October 2, 1861. at Geneseo to
serve three years; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company B, October 7, 1861 ; dis-
charged, April 8, 1862. at Washington,
D. C.; commissioned Captain, March 17,
1862. with rank from October 18, 1861,
original.

DIXON, ADAM, age 33 years; enrolled
at Geneseo to serve three years, and
mustered in as First Sergeant, Company
G, November 2, 1861; as Second Lieu-
tenant, September 24, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, October 21, 1862; as Captain.
Company H, May 26, 1863; captured in



3226



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



action, July i, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.;
paroled, March i, 1865; discharged, May
6, 1865; again mustered in as Captain,
Company B, May 25, 1865; mustered out
with company, July 17, 1865, near Wash-
ington, D. C. ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, September 24, 1862, with
rank of same date, vice J. R. Strang,
promoted; First Lieutenant, November 24,

1862, with rank from October 21, 1862,
vice J. R. Strang, promoted; Captain, Oc-
tober 15, 1863, with rank from May 25,

1863, vice J. K. Selleck, dismissed.
DOW, JAMES WOOSTER, age 24 years;

enrolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Sergeant, Company
G, November 2, 1861; promoted First
Sergeant, September 12, 1862; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, Company H,
October 31, 1862; as First Lieutenant,
February 24, 1863; wounded in action,
July i, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; dis-
charged, June 5, 1864, for appointment
in Veteran Reserve Corps; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, December 24, 1862,
with rank from October 31, 1862, vice
T. J. Johnston, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, August 26, 1863, with rank from
February 23, 1863, vice E. B. Wheeler,
resigned.

DOW, LUMAN F., age 22 years; enrolled
April 25, 1861, at Rochester to serve
two years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany A, i3th Infantry, May 14, 1861;
discharged for disability, July 28, 1861,
at Fort Bennett, Va. ; again enrolled at
Geneseo to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant, Company F,
this regiment, December 2, 1861 ; as Cap-
tain, September 16, 1862; wounded in ac-
tion, September 17, 1862, at Antietam,
Md. ; discharged for disability, August
14, 1863; commissioned First Lieutenant,
March 17, 1862, w^li rank from Decem-
ber 5, 1861, original; Captain, November
24, 1862, with rank from September n,
1862, vice G. G. Prey, promoted.

FERDEN, ROBERT, Private, isoth In-
fantry; commissioned, not mustered, Sec-
ond Lieutenant, this regiment, August 18,

1864, with rank of same date, vice A. J.
Rose, dismissed; First Lieutenant, not
mustered, November 12, 1864, with rank
of same date, vice J. Daley, promoted.



FISHER, CHARLES W., age 21 years;
enrolled January 9, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company I, February n, 1862;
as Captain, September 17, 1862; wounded
in action, July i, 1863, at Gettysburg,
Pa.; discharged for disability, July n,
1864; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
March 17, 1862, with rank from January
9, 1862, original; Captain, October 21,

1862, with rank from September 17, 1862,
vice J. Kelly, killed in action.

GAULT, JAMES A., age 22 years; en-
rolled April 25, 1861, at Rochester to
serve two years; mustered in as Private,
Company A, I3th Infantry, May 14, 1861;
wounded in action, July 21, 1861, at Bull
Run, Va. ; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany G, this regiment, October 5, 1861;
dismissed, April 27, 1863; reappointed
Captain, same company, July 28, 1863;
wounded in action, May 8, 1864, at the
Wilderness, Va. ; captured in action, Au-
gust 19, 1864, at Weldon Railroad, Va. ;
paroled in February, 1865; mustered out
with company, July 17, 1865, near Wash-
ington, D. C. ; commissioned Captain,
March 17, 1862, with rank from Novem-
ber 14, 1861, original; recommissioned
Captain, August 26, 1863, with rank from
July 28, 1863, vice himself, dismissed.

GRIGGS, JASPER M., age 21 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Sergeant, Company
C, October 9, 1861 ; promoted First Ser-
geant, no date; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, March 4, 1863; promoted
First Lieutenant, May 2, 1863; wounded
in action, July i, 1863, at Gettysburg,
Pa.; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
September 9, 1863; as Captain, July 21,
1864; captured in action, August 19, 1864,
at Weldon Railroad, Va. ; paroled in Feb-
ruary, 1865; mustered out with company,
July 17, 1865, near Washington, D. C.;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Febru-
ary 25, 1863, with rank from February 21,

1863, vice A. J. Andrews, died of wounds
received in action; First Lieutenant, Au-
gust 26, 1863, with rank from February
2, 1863, vice A. P. Van Dresser, pro-
moted; Captain, July 8, 1864, with rank
from June 22, 1864, vice A. P. Van Dres-
ser, discharged.



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



3227



HAVER, ALBERT S., age 24 years; en-
rolled September 30, 1861, at Geneseo to
serve three years; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company A, November 4,
1861; as First Lieutenant, March 8, 1862;
as Captain, October 21, 1862; dismissed,
April 27, 1863; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, March 17, 1862, with rank
from November 4, 1861, original; First
Lieutenant, May 7, 1862, with rank from
March 15, 1862, vice L. C. Skinner, pro-
moted; Captain, December 3, 1862, with
rank from October 21, 1862, vice H. G.
Tuthill, promoted.

HEMSTREET, WILLIAM J., age 28
years ; enrolled at Geneseo to serve three
years, and mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company F, October 16, 1861;
discharged, June 28, 1862; subsequent ser-
vice in I79th Infantry; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, March 17, 1862, with
rank from November 14, 1861, original.

ISAACS, CHARLES L., late Second Lieu-
tenant, 5th Infantry ; mustered in as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, Company K, this regi-
ment, June 6, 1863; mustered out with
company, July 17, 1865, near Washington,
D. C.; commissioned Second Lieytenant,
June 6, 1863, with rank of same date,
vice J. B. Meserve, resigned.

JARVIS, JOHN R., age 22 years; enrolled
at Buffalo to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as Private, Company A, August
5, 1863; as First Lieutenant, Company K,
June 3, 1864; captured in action, no date;
paroled in February, 1865 ; mustered out
with company, July 17, 1865, near Wash-
ington, D. C. ; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant, April 29, 1864, with rank from
April 2, 1864, vice L. C. Comstock, de-
clined.

JOHNSTON, THOMAS J., age 25 years;
enrolled at Troy to serve three years,
and mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company H, December 23, 1861 ; as First
Lieutenant, Company D, October 31,
1862; wounded in action, July I, 1863,
and died of his wounds, July 8, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa.; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, March 17, 1862. with rank
from March 4, 1862, original; First Lieu-
tenant, December 24, 1862, with rank
from October 31, 1862, vice J. H. Stull,
resigned.



KELLY, JOHN, age 35 years; enrolled
December 12, 1861, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as Captain,
Company I, December 28, 1861 ; killed
in action, September 17, 1862, at Antie-
tam, Md. ; commissioned Captain, March
17, 1862, with rank from December 12,

1861, original.

KENDALL, ALFRED, age 44 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company

F, Wadsworth Guards, November 2,
1861 ; discharged, January 25, 1862, on
consolidation with Company G, this regi-
ment; not commissioned.

KENNY, CHARLES A., age 20 years; en-
rolled at Mercersville, Md., to serve three
years, and mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company K, July 19, 1862; as
First Lieutenant, November 19, 1862; dis-
charged, April 23, 1864; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, August i, 1862, with
rank from July 19, 1862, vice W. C. Wil-
son, promoted; First Lieutenant, Octo-
ber 21, 1862, with rank from July 28,

1862, vice W. C. Wilson, promoted.
KENYON, R. WELLS, late Lieutenant-
Colonel, 2d Infantry; mustered in as
Lieutenant-Colonel, this regiment, March
8, 1862; discharged for disability, Septem-
ber 11, 1862, at Washington, D. C.; com-
missioned Lieutenant-Colonel, March 17,
1862, with rank from March 8, 1862, orig-
inal.

LAMSON, ALBERT T., age 24 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Sergeant, Company
E, October 23, 1861; promoted First Ser-
geant, no date; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company A, October 21,
1862; captured in action, July i, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa.; paroled, no date; mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant, Company

G, April n, 1864; discharged, February
17, 1865; commissioned Second Lieuten-
ant, December 3, 1862, with rank from
October 21, 1862, vice R. R. Weed, pro-
moted; First Lieutenant, January 12,
1864, with rank from December 20, 1863,
vice R. R. Weed, dismissed.

LANDON, DOUGLAS S., age 35 years;
enrolled December 10, 1861, at Albany to
serve three years; mustered in as As-
sistant Surgeon, December 23, 1861; dis-



3228



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



I



charged, August 5, 1862; discharge re-
voked and discharged, to date Novem-
ber 29, 1862; commissioned Assistant
Surgeon, March 17. 1862, with rank from
December 10, 1861, original.
LARD, ALVA, age 26 years; enrolled at
Geneseo to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as Sergeant, Company F, De-
cember 5, 1861; wounded in action, July
I, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; re-enlisted as
a veteran, February 27, 1864; wounded
in action in May, 1864; promoted First
Sergeant, July I, 1864; captured in action,
August 19, 1864, at Weldon Railroad,
Va.; paroled in March, 1865; mustered
in as First Lieutenant, Company D, June
29. 1865; mustered out with company,
July 17, 1865, near Washington, D. C. ;
commissioned, not mustered, Second
Lieutenant, May 17, 1865, with rank from
February 17, 1865, vice A. T. Lamson,
promoted; First Lieutenant, May 31,
1865. with rank from March 3, 1865, vice
R. Ferden, not mustered.
LATTIMORE, HUGH C., age 39 years;
enrolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company
E, October 23, 1861 ; discharged for dis-
ability, September 12, 1862, at Washing-
ton, D. C. ; commissioned Captain, March
17, 1862, with rank from October 23, 1861,
original.

LOZIER, WILLIAM T., age 23 years;
enrolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as First Lieutenant,
Company E, October 23, 1861; discharged
for disability, September 18, 1862, at
Washington, D. C.; commissioned First
Lieutenant, March 17, 1862, with rank
from October 23, 1861, original.

MCCAFFREY, JOHN j., age 33 years;

enrolled January 9, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as First Lieu-
tenant, Company I, March 8, 1862;
wounded in action, August 30, 1862, at
Bull Run, Va.; died of his wounds, Sep-
tember 17, 1862; commissioned First
Lieutenant, March 17, 1862, with rank
from January 9, 1862, original.
McCONNELL, JOHN, age 32 years; en-
rolled November 2, 1861, at Geneseo to
serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company F, November 7, 1861;



promoted Sergeant, July I, 1862; First
Sergeant, September 7, 1862; Second
Lieutenant, September 11, 1862; wounded
in action, September 17, 1862, at An-
tietam, Md. ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, February 10, 1863; as First
Lieutenant, August 15, 1863; dis-
charged for disability, February 14, 1865;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, No-
vember 24, 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 11, 1862, vice A. N. Richardson, pro-
moted; First Lieutenant, January 12,
1864, with rank from August 14, 1863,
vice A. N. Richardson, promoted.
MESERVE, JOHN B., age 29 years; en-
rolled December 12, 1861, at Troy to
serve three years; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company K, December 27,
1861; as Second Lieutenant, July 28,
1862 ; discharged, February 25, 1863 ; com-
missioned Second Lieutenant, October
21, 1863, with rank from July 28, 1862,
vice C. A. Kenny, promoted.
MILLER, JOHN H., age 35 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
elected Captain, Company D, Morgan
Guards, January 7, 1862; discharged as
such on consolidation, and mustered in
as First Lieutenant, Company K, this
regiment, March 8, 1862; discharged, July
19, 1862; not commissioned Captain; com-
missioned First Lieutenant, March 17,
1862, with rank from January 7, 1862,
original.

PALMER, FRANCIS, age 35 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company C,
October 21, 1861; promoted Sergeant in
August, 1862; wounded in action, Sep-
tember 17, 1862, at Antietam, Md. ; pro-
moted First Sergeant in March, 1863;
re-enlisted as a veteran, January 4, 1864;
returned to ranks, no date; promoted
Sergeant, May i, 1864; Quartermaster-
Sergeant, November 2. 1864; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, Company E, June
n, 1865; mustered out with company,
July 17, 1865, near Washington, D. C.;
commissioned, not mustered, Second
Lieutenant, March 17, 1865, with rank
from January 6, 1865. vice J. W. Avers,
Jr., not mustered; First Lieutenant, May
31, 1865, with rank from March 3, 1865,
vice J. W. Culver, mustered out.



REGISTERS AND SKETCHES OF ORGANIZATIONS



3229



PREY, GILBERT G., age 39 years; en-
rolled at Geneseo to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company F,
December 2, 1861; promoted Major, Sep-
tember II, 1862; Lieutenant-Colonel, Oc-
tober 21, 1862; mustered in as Colonel,
to date October 21, 1862; captured in
action, August 19, 1864, at Weldon Rail-
road, Va.; paroled in February, 1865; dis-
charged, March 3, 1865; commissioned
Captain, March 17, 1862, with rank from
December 5, 1861, original; Major, Oc-
tober 21, 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 11, 1862, vice L. C. Skinner, pro-
moted; Lieutenant-Colonel, November
24, 1862, with rank from October 21,
1862, vice L. C. Skinner, promoted; Col-
onel, December 3, 1862, with rank from
October 21, 1862, vice L. C. Skinner, de-
clined.

RICHARDSON, AUSTIN N., age 43
years; enrolled at Geneseo to serve three
years, and mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company F, December 2, 1861; as Second
Lieutenant, June 28, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, September 11, 1862; as Captain,
August 15, 1863; captured in action, Au-
gust 19, 1864, at Weldon Railroad, Va. ;
paroled in February, 1865; mustered out
with company. July 17, 1865, near Wash-
ington, D. C. ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, July 18, 1862, with rank from
June 28, 1862, vice W. J. Hemstreet, re-
signed; First Lieutenant, November 24,

1862, with rank from September n, 1862,
vice L. F. Dow, promoted; Captain, Jan-
uary 9, 1864, with rank from August 14,

1863, vice L. F. Dow, discharged.
RICHMOND', CHARLES H., age 25 years;

enrolled August rS, 1862, at Albany to
serve three years ; mustered in as Assist-
ant Surgeon, August 28, 1862; as Sur-
geon, December 6, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, July 17, 1865, near Wash-
ington, D. C. ; commissioned Assistant
Surgeon, August 29, 1862, with rank from
August 18, 1862, original; Surgeon, De-
cember 9, 1864, with rank from Decem-
ber 6, 1864, vice E. G. Chase, mustered
out.

ROE, AFRED C., Chaplain, 83d Infantry;



Online LibraryFrederick PhistererNew York in the war of the rebellion, 1861 to 1865 (Volume 4) → online text (page 81 of 140)