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brigade flag after the bearer was wounded
at Fort Fisher, N. C, January 15, 1865.

BREVET COMMISSIONS or NEW YORK VOL-
UNTEERS, GRANTED BY THE GOVERNOR OF
THE STATE TO ENLISTED MEN AS FOLLOWS:

SAUER, GEORGE, Sergeant, Company G,
First Lieutenant.

CLARK, CHARLES H, Private, Company
K, Second Lieutenant.

OSTROM, WILLIAM M., Hospital Stew-
ard, Second Lieutenant.

SHULTZ, ERSKINE, Private, Company B,
Second Lieutenant.

WHITCOMB, ROBERT, Quartermaster-
Sergeant, Second Lieutenant.

Record of the Officers.

ALDEN, ALONZO, First Lieutenant and
Adjutant, 3oth Infantry; mustered in
as Major, this regiment. September 20,
iS6j; as Lieutenant-Colonel, April 12,
1864 ; wounded in action, June I, 1864, at
Cold Harbor, Va. ; mustered in as Col-
onel, November 9, 1864; mustered out with
regiment, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ;
Brigadier-General, U. S. Volunteers, by
brevet, from January 15, 1865; commis-
sioned Major, November 10, 1862, with
rank from September 20, 1862, original;
Lieutenant-Colonel, March 15, 1864, with
rank from February 13, 1864, vice J. Mc-
Conihe, promoted; Colonel, June 17, 1864,
with rank from June I, 1864, vice J. Mc-
Conihe, killed in action.

ALLEN, JOSEPH H.. age 41 years; en-
rolled September 16, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany C, October 6, 1862; as Major, No-
vember 9, 1864; mustered out with regi-
ment, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ;
Lieutenant-Colonel, N. Y. Volunteers, by
brevet; Lieutenant-Colonel, U. S. Volun-
teers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865;
commissioned Captain, November 10, 1862,
with rank from September 16, 1862, orig-



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inal; Major, June 17, 1864, with rank from
June 3, 1864, vice J. A. Colvin, promoted.

BELL, ALEXANDER R., age 28 years; en-
rolled August 7, 1862, at Kingsbury to
serve three years ; mustered in as Private,
Company D, October 6, 1862 ; promoted
Corporal, April 7, 1863 ; mustered in as
First Lieutenant, Company A, December
7, 1863; discharged, May 24, 1864; com-
missioned, not mustered, Second Lieuten-
ant, August 28, 1863, with rank from July
26, 1863, vice D. E. Scriven, resigned;
First Lieutenant, October 15, 1863, with
rank from September 5, 1863, vice J. H.
Hughes, died of wounds received in
action.

BENJAMIN, JULIO B., age 24 years; en-
rolled September 4, 1862, at Whitehall to
serve three years; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company F, October 6, 1862; as
Second Lieutenant, Company H, February

22, 1863 ; discharged for disability, No-
vember 10, 1863, at Folly Island, S. C. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, March

23, 1863, with rank from February 22,
1863, vice W. H. Lyon, promoted.

BENSON, DAVID P., age 26 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1862, at Troy to
serve three years ; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company B, October 6, 1862;
discharged for disability, December 4,
1862; commissioned First Lieutenant, No-
vember 10. 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 13, 1862, original.

BIRDS ALL, WALTER S., age 18 years;
enrolled September 5, 1862, at Troy to
serve three years ; mustered in as Private,
Company A, September 25, 1862 ; pro-
moted Sergeant-Major, October 6, 1862;
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany A, December A, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, Company D, February 19, 1863 ;
killed in action, May 16, 1864, at Port
Walthall, Va. ; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, December 16, 1862, with rank from
December 4, 1862, vice B. N. Smith, pro-
moted; First Lieutenant, February 6,
1863, with rank from December 26, 1862,
vice R. O'Connor, resigned.

BUEL, CLARENCE, Captain, 2d Cavalry;
mustered in as Colonel, this regiment,
October 8, 1862 ; wounded in action,
April 24, 1863, at Edenton Road, Va. ; dis-
charged for disability, February 13, 1864;
commissioned Colonel, November 10, 1862.



with rank from October u, 1862, origi-
nal.

CAMPBELL, GEORGE, age 18 years; en-
rolled August 1 8, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Corporal,
Company I. October 6, 1862; promoted
Sergeant and First Sergeant, no dates ;
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany A, March 16, ' 1865 ; mustered out
with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh,
N. C. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
February 18, 1865, with rank from January
17, 1865, vice T. H. D. McGregor, killed.

GARY, DANIEL J., age 30 years ; enrolled
at Troy to serve three years, and mustered
in as First Lieutenant, Company K, Sep-
tember 20, 1862; as Captain, Company I,
March I, 1864; discharged, October 8,
1864; commissioned First Lieutenant. No-
vember 10, 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 20, 1862. original ; Captain, Decem-
ber 15, 1863, with rank from November
29, 1863, vice J. B. Parmenter, resigned.

CHAPMAN, EDGAR T., late Chaplain, 2d
Infantry; enrolled October 31, 1863, at
Folly Island, S. C., to serve three years ;
mustered in as Chaplain, this regiment,
November 18, 1863 ; discharged, July 6,
1865 ; commissioned Chaplain, November
13, 1863, with rank from October 31, 1863,
vice J. W. Eaton, resigned.

CHURCH, EMERY W., age 27 years; en-
rolled August 30, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany K, October 6, 1862; promoted Quar-
termaster-Sergeant, same date ; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, Company A, Au-
gust 7, 1864 ; as First Lieutenant, Com-
pany F, October 4, 1864; as Captain, Com-
pany H, November 28, 1864; mustered out
with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh,
N. C. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
May 10, 1864, with rank from December
7, 1863, vice C. Smith, promoted; First
Lieutenant, September 16, 1864, with rank
from August 13, 1864, vice N. J. Crippen,
killed in action; Captain, November 19,
1864, with rank from October I, 1864, vice
F. W. Tarbell, discharged.

CIPPERLY, SAMUEL L., age 24 years;
enrolled September 6, 1862, at Brunswick
to serve three years ; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company C, October 6, 1862 ; pro-
moted Sergeant, no date; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, November 29, 1864;



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killed in action, January 15, 1865, at Fort
Fisher, N. C. ; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, November 19, 1864, with rank from
October S. 1864, vice Michael Ryan, pro-
moted.

COLEMAN, WARREN B., age 28 years;
enrolled at Kingsbury to serve three years,
and mustered in as Captain, Company D,
September 17, 1862; discharged for dis-
ability, March 30, 1863, at Washington,
D. C. ; commissioned Captain, November
10, 1862, with rank from September 17,
1862, original.

COLVIN, JAMES A., age 24 years; en-
rolled at Albany to serve three months,
and mustered in as Private, Company R,
25th Militia, April 27, 1861 ; mustered out
with company, August 4, 1861, at Albany,
N. Y. ; again enrolled August 21, 1862, at
Troy to serve three years ; mustered in as
Captain, Company A, August 25, 1862;
as Major, April 19, 1864; as Lieu-
tenant-Colonel, November 9, 1864; mus-
tered out with regiment, July 19, 1865,
at Raleigh, N. C. ; Colonel, N. Y. Volun-
teers, by brevet ; commissioned Captain,
November 10, 1862, with rank from August
21, 1862, original; Major, March 15, 1864,
with rank from February 13, 1864, vice
A. Alden, promoted ; Lieutenant-Colonel,
June 17, 1864, with rank from June I,
1864, vice A. Alden, promoted.

CONNOR. EDGAR M., age 28 years; en-
rolled September 3, 1862, at Brunswick to
serve three years ; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company C, October 6, 1862;
as Second Lieutenant, Company B, Febru-
ary 19, 1863; dismissed, September 20,
1863; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
February 6, 1863, with rank from January
2, 1863, vice M. Holmes, resigned.

CONNORS, PATRICK, age 26 years; en-
rolled September 20, 1862, at Troy to
serve three years; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company I, October 6, 1862;
as First Lieutenant, June 10, 1863 ; dis-
charged for disability, July 24, 1864; com-
missioned Second Lieutenant, November
10, 1862, with rank from September 20,

1862, original ; First Lieutenant, June 10,

1863, with rank from March 30, 1863, vice
S. W. Snyder, promoted.

CRIPPEN, NORMAN J., age 24 years; en-
rolled August ii, 1862, at Fort Edward to
serve three years ; mustered in as First



Sergeant, Company E, September 25, 1862 ;
as Second Lieutenant, Company I, June
10, 1863 ; as First Lieutenant, Company E,
August I, 1864; killed in action, August
13, 1864, at Dutch Gap, Va. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, June 10, 1863, with rank
from March 30, 1863, vice P. Connors,
promoted ; First Lieutenant, July 9, 1864,
with rank from May 27, 1864, vice W. H.
Merriam, resigned.

CROFF, JOHN F., age 43 years; enrolled
September 17, 1862, at Fort Edward to
serve three years ; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company E, September 25, 1862; dis-
charged, December 26, 1862, at Camp
Abercrombie, Va. ; commissioned Captain,
November 10, 1862, with rank from Sep-
tember 17, 1862, original.

DELAVAN, JOHN S. ; commissioned, not
mustered, Assistant Surgeon, August 21,
1863, with rank from August 18, 1863, vice
C. Smith, resigned; see ist Cavalry.

DUMARY, CHARLES, age 42 years; en-
rolled September 6, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company G, October 6, 1862 ; as Second
Lieutenant, Company D, August 7, 1864;
as First Lieutenant, Company C, October
2, 1864; mustered out with company,
July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant, October 19,
1863, with rank from September 5, 1863,
vice A. R. Bell, promoted ; First Lieu-
tenant, August 13. 1864, with rank from
July 21, 1864, vice P. Connors, resigned.

DUNN, JAMES H., age 21 years; enrolled
September 23, 1862, at Greenbush to serve
three years ; mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company H, October 6, 1862 ; as Second
Lieutenant, Company C, April 6, 1863 ; as
First Lieutenant, Company D, August I,
1864; as Captain, Company I, October 9,
1864; mustered out with company, July
19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, March 23, 1863, with
rank from February 21, 1863, vice C. E.
Morey, promoted; First Lieutenant, July
9, 1864, with rank from May 16, 1864, vice
W. S. Birdsall, killed in action; Captain,
November 19, 1864, with rank from Oc-
tober 8, 1864, vice D. J. Cary, resigned.

DURYEA, BENJAMIN, age 27 years;
enrolled September 19, 1862, at Lansing-
burg to serve three years ; mustered in
as Private, Company K, October 6. 1862;



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promoted Sergeant and First Sergeant, no
dates; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company F, March 30, 1865 ; mustered out
with company, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh,
X. C. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
April 22, 1865, with rank from March 29,
1865, vice C. L. Knox, promoted.

EATOX, JOEL W., age 31 years; enrolled
September 23, 1862, at Troy to serve three
years ; mustered in as Chaplain, October
6, 1862; discharged for disability, August
20, 1863, at Folly Island, S. C. ; commis-
sioned Chaplain, Xovember 10, 1862, with
rank from October n, 1862, original.

EATON, THOMAS B., age 25 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany G, September 20, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, January 22, 1863; as Captain, Com-
pany D, July 20, 1864 ; discharged, Xovem-
ber 3, 1864; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, November 10, 1862, with rank from
September 20, 1862, original; First Lieu-
tenant, February 6, 1863, with rank from
January' 21, 1863, vice G. H. Gager, re-
signed; Captain, July 9, 1864, with rank
from June i, 1864, vice J. H. Allen, pro-
moted.

FAULKXER, JOHX, age 19 years ; enrolled
September 2, 1862, at Lisbon to serve three
years ; mustered in as Corporal, Company
F, October 6, 1862; promoted Sergeant,
prior to August, 1863; Sergeant-Major,
Xovember 28, 1864; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company G, Xovember 29,
1864; mustered out with company, July 19,
1865, at Raleigh, X. C. ; commissioned Sec-
ond Lieutenant, Xovember 19, 1864, with
rank from May 24, 1864, vice C. D. Mer-
rell, promoted.

FERGUSOX, DAXIEL, age 33 years; en-
rolled September 20 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany K, October 6, 1862; wounded in ac-
tion, June i, 1864, at Cold Harbor, Va. ;
killed, January 16, 1865, by explosion of
magazine at Fort Fisher, X. C. ; commis-
sioned Captain, November 10, 1862, with
rank from September 20, 1862, original.

FOOT, JOHN B., age 29 years; enrolled
September 15, 1862, at Whitehall to serve
three years ; mustered- in as Corporal, Com-
pany F, October 6, 1862; promoted Ser-
geant, April 9. 1863; wounded, July 5.
1864, while on picket; promoted First Ser-



geant, Xovember i, 1864; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, Company B, Xovember
2, 1864; as First Lieutenant, Company A,
April 5, 1865 ; mustered out with com-
pany, July 19. 1865, at Raleigh, X. C. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Xovem-
ber 19, 1864, with rank from November
2, 1864, vice E. Van Santvoord, promoted;
First Lieutenant, April 22, 1865. with rank
from March 29, 1865, vice E. R. Mosher,
promoted.

FRANCISCO, CHARLES G., age 29 years ;
enrolled August 30. 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Sergeant. Com-
pany G, October 6, 1862; promoted First
Sergeant, no date; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company H, Xovember 29,
1864: mustered out with company, July 19.
1865, at Raleigh, X". C. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, Xovember 29. 1864.
with rank from September 16, 1864, vice
Michael Russell, promoted.

GAGER, GEORGE H., age 34 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as First Lieutenant, Company
G, September 20, 1862; discharged for
disability, January 21, 1863 ; commissioned
First Lieutenant, November 10, 1862. with
rank from September 20, 1862, original.

GARDXER, THOMAS H.. age 22 years;
enrolled August 22, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company I, October 6, 1862; promoted
First Sergeant, no date; Sergeant-Major,
December I, 1864; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company I, April 22, 1865 ;
mustered out, August 19, 1865 ; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant. April 22. 1865,
with rank from March 21, 1865, vice A.
Tompkins, promoted.

HARTSHORN. WILLIAM S., age 27
years ; enrolled August 20. 1862. at Albany
to serve three years; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company H, October 6, 1862 ;
discharged, February 14, 1863 ; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, X'ovember 10,
1862, with rank from September 20, 1862,
original.

HICKEY, JAMES, age 22 years; enrolled
August 9, 1862, at Fort Edward to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany E, September 25, 1862; promoted
Corporal, June 10, 1863; Sergeant, no
date ; First Sergeant, March i, 1865 ; mus-
tered out with company, July 19, 1865, at



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3945



Raleigh, X. C. ; commissioned, not mus-
tered, declined, Second Lieutenant, April
22, 1865, with rank from March 29, 1865,
vice J. B. Foot, promoted.

HOLMES, MICHAEL, age 24 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company B, October 6, 1862 ; dis-
charged, January 21, 1863; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, November 10, 1862,
with rank from September 13, 1862, orig-
inal.

HORTON, RICHARD J., age 23 years; en-
rolled September 6, 1862, at Sand Lake
to serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate. Company H, October 6, 1862; pro-
moted Corporal, no date; Sergeant, May
4. 1863 ; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
May 8, 1865 ; mustered out with company,
July 19. 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, March 27. 1865,
with rank of same date, vice R. B. Van
Alstyne, discharged.

HUGHES, JOHN HENRY, age 21 years;
enrolled August 9, 1862, at Kingsbury to
serve three years ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company D, October 6, 1862 ;
as First Lieutenant, Company A, Febru-
ary 20, 1863 ; wounded in action, April 24,

1863, at' Edenton Road, Va. ; died of his
wounds, September 6, 1863, at Balfour
Hospital. Portsmouth, Va. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, November 10. 1862,
with rank from September 17, 1862, orig-
inal; First Lieutenant, February 6, 1863,
with rank from December 31. 1862, vice
J. B. Parmenter, promoted.

JAQUES, EDWARD P.. age 20 years ; en-
rolled August ii, 1862, at Nassau to serve
three years; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company A, September 25, 1862; as First
Lieutenant, Company D, January 16, 1865 ;
mustered out with company, July 19, 1865.
at Raleigh, N. C. ; commissioned, not mus-
tered, Second Lieutenant, September 16,

1864, with rank from August 13, 1864,
vice E. W. Church, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, November 19, 1864, with rank from
October I, 1864, vice E. W. Church, pro-
moted.

JELLICO, THOMAS D., age 32 years: en-
rolled September 23, 1862, at New Dorp to
serve three years; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company F, October 6, 1862 ;
as First Lieutenant, April 12. 1864; dis-



charged for disability, September 26, 1864 ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Novem-
ber 10. 1862. with rank from September
23, 1862, original ; First Lieutenant, March
15, 1864. with rank from February 13, 1864,
vice J. F. Thompson, promoted.
JENKINS, ROLLIN, age 21 years; enrolled
August 12, 1862. at Fort Edward to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany D, October 6, 1862; transferred to
Company E, October 27, 1862 ; promoted
Corporal, no date; Sergeant, June 10.
1863 ; First Sergeant, no date ; mustered in
as Second Lieutenant, Company C, Febru-
ary 8, 1865 ; mustered out with company,
July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant, November 19,

1864, with rank from July 30, 1864. vice
R. B. Van Alstyne, promoted.

KEELER, BIRNEY B., Captain, I42d In-
fantry ; transferred to Company D, this
regiment, June 7, 1865 ; discharged, July 7,

1865, at Raleigh, X. C., for promotion
to Major and Judge-Advocate, U. S. Vol-
unteers ; commissioned in I42d Infantry.

KINNEY. SIDNEY N., age 22 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as First Lieutenant and
Quartermaster, September 2, 1862 ; dis-
charged, December 26, 1864; commissioned
First Lieutenant and Quartermaster, No-
vember 10, 1862. with rank from Septem-
ber i, 1862, original.

KISSELBURGH, WILLIAM E.. late Pay-
master, 2d Infantry ; appointed First Lieu-
tenant and Adjutant, this regiment, Sep-
tember I, 1862, at Troy to serve three
years ; mustered in as such, October 6,
1862; discharged, March 31, 1865; Major,
N. Y. Volunteers, by brevet ; commissioned
First Lieutenant and Adjutant, November
10, 1862, with rank from September I,
1862, original.

KNOWLSON, JOHN, age 26 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as Surgeon, September ;,.
1862; mustered out with regiment, July
19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ; Lieutenant-
Colonel, N. Y. Volunteers, by brevet ; com-
missioned Surgeon, December 10, 1862.
with rank from September 3, 1862, original.

KNOX. CHARLES L., age 20 years; en-
rolled May ii. 1861, at Elizabethtown to
serve two years ; mustered in as Private,
Company K, 38th Infantry, June 3, 1861 ;



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transferred to Company F, December 21,
1862 ; mustered out with company, June 22,

1863, at East Xew York; again enrolled
February g, 1864, at Troy to serve three
years ; mustered in as Private, Company
A, this regiment, March 8, 1864; promoted
Corporal, no date; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant. Company I, November 29,
1864; as First Lieutenant, Company G,
March 30, 1865 ; mustered out with com-
pany, July 19, 1865, at Raleigh, N. C. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, Novem-
ber 19, 1864, with rank from August 19.

1864, vice E. F. Vanderzee, promoted;
First Lieutenant, April 22, 1865, with rank
from March 29, 1865, vice W. M. Swart-
wout, discharged.

LYON, WILLIAM H., age 28 years; en-
rolled August 20, 1862, at Albany to serve
three years ; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company H, October 6, 1862; as
First Lieutenant, April 6, 1863 ; as Cz(r-
tain, May 10, 1864; discharged, August 16,
1864; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
November 10. 1862, with rank from Sep-
tember 20, 1862, original ; First Lieuten-
ant, March 23, 1863. with rank from Feb-
ruary 23, 1863, vice W. S. Hartshorn, re-
signed ; Captain, May 10. 1864, with rank
from February 12, 1864, vice W. H.
Wickes, dismissed.

MANDEVILLE, AUSTIN, age 40 years;
enrolled at White House, Va., to serve
three years, and mustered in as Assistant
Surgeon, May 21, 1864; discharged for dis-
ability, January 4, 1865 ; see 86th Infantry ;
commissioned Assistant Surgeon, May 12,
1864, with rank from May II, 1864, vice
J. S. Delevan, not mustered.

McCONIHE, JOHN, Captain, ist Neb.
Infantry; age 28 years ; enrolled Septem-
ber 17, 1862, at Troy to serve three years ;
mustered in as Lieutenant-Colonel, this
regiment, October 6, 1862; as Colonel,
April 12, 1864; killed in action, June I,
1864, at Cold Harbor, Va. ; Brigadier-
General, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, from
June I, 1864; commissioned Lieutenant-
Colonel, November 10. 1862, with rank
from September 17, 1862. original ; Colonel,
March 15, 1864, with rank from February
13, 1864, vice C. Buel, resigned.

McCOUN, JOHN T.. age 26 years: en-
rolled September 20, 1862, at Troy to
serve three years ; mustered in as Captain,



Company G, October 6, 1862; discharged,
March 7, 1865 ; commissioned Captain,
November 10, 1862, with rank from Sep-
tember 20, 1862, original.

MCGREGOR, THOMAS H. D., age 33

years ; enrolled August 4, 1862, at Troy to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company A, September 25, 1862;
promoted First Sergeant, no date ; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, November
29, 1864; killed, January 16, 1865, by ex-
plosion of magazine at Fort Fisher, N.
C. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant, No-
vember 19, 1864, with rank from June 24,
1864, vice James H. Straight, promoted.

McGUIRE, BERNARD, age 26 years; en-
rolled August II, 1862, at Kingsbury to
serve three years ; mustered in as Corpo-
ral, Company D, October 6, 1862; pro-
moted Sergeant, April 7, 1863 ; First Ser-
geant, no date ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, October 29, 1864 ; mustered
out with company, July 19, 1865, at Ra-
leigh, N. C. ; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, November 19, 1864, with rank
from October I, 1864, vice E. P. Jaques,
promoted.

MERRELL, CHARLES D., age 26 years;
enrolled August 27, 1862, at Lansingburg
to serve three years; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company K, October 6, 1862;
as Second Lieutenant, Company G, Feb-
ruary 19, 1863 ; as First Lieutenant, Com-
pany A, August 9, 1864; as Captain,
Company D. November 28, 1864; wounded
in action, January 16, 1865, at Fort Fisher,
N. C. ; discharged for disability, March
21, 1865; commissioned Second Lieuten-
ant, February 6, 1863, with rank from
January 21, 1863, vice T. B. Eaton, pro-
moted ; First Lieutenant, June 6, 1864,
with rank from May 24, 1864, vice A. R.
Bell, resigned ; Captain, November 19,
1864, with rank from November 2, 1864,
vice T. B. Eaton, discharged.

MERRIAM, WILLIAM H., age 30 years;
enrolled August 29, 1862, at Troy to serve
three years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany I, October 6, 1862; discharged, Sep-
tember 23, 1863 ; again enrolled and mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant, Company E,
April ii, 1864; discharged. May 28, 1864;
Major, N. Y. Volunteers, by brevet ; see
iiSth Infantry; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant. October 6, 1863, with rank from



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July 28, 1863, vice C. H. Palmer, de-
ceased.

MOREY, CHARLES E., age 25 years; en-
rolled at Troy to serve three years, and
mustered in as Second Lieutenant, Com-
pany C, September 16, 1862; as First
Lieutenant. April 6, 1863 ; wounded, no
date ; discharged for disability from
wounds, September 16, 1864; commis-
sioned Second Lieutenant, November 10,

1862, with rank from September 16, 1862,
original ; First Lieutenant, March 23,

1863, with rank from February 21, 1863,
vice F. W. Tarbell, promoted ; Captain,
not mustered, August 12, 1864, with rank
from July 19, 1864, vice S. W. Snyder,
resigned.

MOSHER, ERASTUS R., age 23 years;
enrolled September 4, 1862, at Hoosick
to serve three years ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, October 6, 1862; pro-
moted Commissary-Sergeant, October 7,
1862; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company C, August 7, 1864 ; as First
Lieutenant, Company A, November 28,
1864; as Captain, April 7, 1865; mustered



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