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serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company B, nth N. Y. Artillery,
subsequently Company K, 4th N. Y. Ar-
tillery, June 21, 1863; promoted First
Sergeant, June 21, 1863; returned to
ranks, no date; discharged, January 4,
1864, for promotion to First Lieutenant,
22d U. S. Colored Infantry; promoted
Captain, igth U. S. Colored Infantry,
January I, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, January 15, 1867; Lieutenant-
Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet,
from March 13, 1865.

PEAL, GEORGE M., age 25 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany E, 83d N. Y. Infantry, May 27,
1861; wounded in action, September 17,
1862. at Antietam, Md.; discharged,
February 23, 1863, for appointment as
Hospital Steward, U. S. Army; ap-
pointed Assistant Surgeon, 6th U. S.
Colored Heavy Artillery, December 21,
1863; mustered out with regiment, May

13, 1866.



PEARSON, JAMES M., age 21 years;
enrolled August 22, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as Private, Company C, I27th N. Y. In-
fantry, September 8, 1862; promoted
Corporal, April I, 1863; returned to
ranks, March I, 1865; discharged, April
16, 1865, for promotion to Second Lieu-
tenant, I28th U. S. Colored Infantry;
resigned as such, July 6, 1865.

PEASE, CHARLES W., age 25 years;
enrolled August 14, 1862, at Ontario to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company B, I38th N. Y. Infantry,
subsequently 9th N. Y. Artillery, Au-
gust 14, 1862; discharged for promotion
to Second Lieutenant, loth U. S. Col-
ored Infantry, November 20, 1863; pro-
moted First Lieutenant, July 12, 1865;
mustered out with regiment, May 17,
1866.

PEAVEY, GEORGE W., age 44 years;
enrolled at New York city to serve
three years, and mustered in as Private,
Company B, 1st N. Y. Cavalry, July 19,
1861; promoted Regimental Quarter-
master-Sergeant, May I, 1863; returned
to ranks and Company B, December 10,
1863; re-enlisted as a veteran, January
I, 1864; discharged for promotion to
Second Lieutenant, 5/th U. S. Colored
Infantry, June 14, 1865; promoted First
Lieutenant, no date; discharged, Oc-
tober 23, 1866.

PELL, ABIJAH S., Captain, 47th N. Y.
Infantry; mustered in as Major, 8th U.
S. Colored Infantry, November 27, 1864;
mustered out with regiment, November
10, 1865; Colonel, N. Y. Volunteers, by
brevet.

PERRIN, WILLIAM H., age 32 years;
enrolled October 22, 1861, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in
as Private, Company D, 4th N. Y. Cav-
alry, October 22, 1861; transferred to
Company C, January I, 1862; wounded
in action at Aldie, Va., June 17, 1863;
promoted Sergeant-Major, no date; re-
turned to ranks and Company E in 1863;
ordered discharged for promotion in U. S.
Colored Troops, January 13, 1864; cash-
iered as Captain, 2d U. S. Colored Cavalry,
September 23, 1864.



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PETERS, CHARLES W., age 23 years ; en-
rolled at Rushville to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company F,
I48th N. Y. Infantry, August 25, 1862 ; pro-
moted Corporal, September 2, 1862; Ser-
geant, September 14, 1862; discharged for
promotion in 38th U. S. Colored Infantry,
April 27, 1864; promoted Captain, Septem-
ber 21, 1864; mustered out with regiment,
January 25, 1867; Major, U. S. Volunteers,
by brevet, from March 13, 1865.
PETERSON, EMIL, age 28 years; enrolled
October 13, 1862, .at New York city to
serve three years ; mustered in as Private,
Company D, I93d N. Y. Infantry, Octo-
ber 20, 1862; promoted Corporal, Novem-
ber 13, 1862; discharged, February 24, 1863,
to accept promotion; cashiered as Second
Lieutenant, 7th U. S. Colored Infantry,
June 2, 1863.

PETERSON, HENRY, age 21 years; en-
rolled August 8, 1862, at Lodi to serve
three years, and mustered in as Private,
Company C, I26th N. Y. Infantry, August
22, 1862; surrendered at Harper's Ferry,
Va., September 15, 1862; paroled, Septem-
ber 16, 1862; promoted Corporal, January
6, 1863 ; wounded in action, July 2, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa. ; discharged, February 9,
1864, for promotion to First Lieutenant,
2-d U. S. Colored Cavalry; mustered in
as Captain, October 13, 1864; mustered
out with regiment, February 12, 1866 ;
Major, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, from
March 13, 1865.

PETTIT, S. KNEELAND, age 25 years;
enrolled August 3, 1862, at Oneida to serve
three years ; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company B, I57th N. Y. Infantry, Sep-
tember 19, 1862; captured in action, May
2, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va. ; paroled,
no date; promoted First Sergeant, March
I, 1864; First Lieutenant, lO3d U. S.
Colored Infantry, February 28, 1865 ; mus-
tered out with regiment, April 17, 1866.
PHELPS, GEORGE N., age 19 years; en-
rolled July 22, 1862, at Fairfield to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany C, I2ist N. Y. Infantry, August 22,
1862; promoted Hospital Steward, August
23, 1862; returned to Company C, as Pri-
vate, same date; promoted Sergeant, Jan-
uary i, 1863; captured in action, May 6,
1864, at the Wilderness, Va. ; paroled, no



date; mustered in as Captain, H4th U. S.
Colored Infantry, February 22, 1865; mus-
tered out with regiment, April 2, 1867.

PHILLIPS, AUGUSTUS T., age 25 years;
enrolled September 6, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company F, i6sth N. Y. Infantry,
November 28, 1862; promoted First Ser-
geant, no date ; returned to ranks, Febru-
ary 23, 1863 ; discharged, September 17,
1863, to accept commission in U. S. Col-
ored Troops; cashiered as First Lieuten-
ant and Adjutant, oxrth U. S. Colored
Infantry, January 27, 1864.

PHILLIPS, GEORGE W., age 26 years;
enrolled August n, 1862, at Ridgeway to
serve three years ; mustered in as Musi-
cian, Company A, I5rst N. Y. Infantry,
October 22, 1862; appointed Second Lieu-
tenant, logth U. S. Colored Infantry, July
12, 1864; mustered out with regiment,
February 6, 1866.

PHILLIPS, RICHARD C, age 18 years;
enrolled August 26, 1862, at Italy to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany C, 44th N. Y. Infantry, October 3,
1862 ; wounded in action, July 2, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa. ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, 43d U. S. Colored Infantry,
June 29, 1864; mustered out with regiment,
October 20, 1865 ; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, 57th U. S. Colored Infantry,
June 14, 1866; mustered out with regiment,
December 13, 1866.

PIERCE, CHARLES M., late Assistant Sur-
geon, i6ist N. Y. Infantry; mustered in as
Surgeon, 82d U. S. Colored Infantry, De-
cember 19, 1863 ; mustered out with regi-
ment, September 10, 1866; Lieutenant-
Colonel, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, from
March 13, 1865.

PIERCE, NELSON, age 32 years; enrolled
August 30, 1862, at Barre to serve three
years; mustered in as Corporal. Company
D, isist N. Y. Infantry, September g,
1862; promoted Sergeant, no date; dis-
charged, March I, 1864, for promotion in
U. S. Colored Troops ; reported Captain,
32d U. .S. Colored Infantry, June 10, 1865 ;
mustered out with regiment, August 22,
1865.

PILSWORTH, 'DAVID J., age 20 years;
enrolled at Albany to serve three years,
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44th N. Y. Infantry, October 12, 1861 ;
discharged for promotion to First Lieu-
tenant, 2oth U. S. Colored Infantry, De-
cember 8, 1863; mustered in as such, De-
cember 15, 1865; as Captain, July 25, 1865;
mustered out with regiment, October 7,
1865.

PINE, CHARLES T., age 23 years; en-
rolled August 30, 1862, at Castleton to
serve three years; mustered in as Corporal,
Company I, is6th N. Y. Infantry, Novem-
ber 18, 1862; discharged, October I, 1863,
to accept promotion in U. S. Colored
Troops ; appointed Second Lieutenant, So.th
U. S. Colored Infantry, November 8, 1863;
mustered out, July 28, 1864.

PLATTO, WILLIAM, age 18 years; en-
rolled August 13, 1862, at Poughkeepsie
to serve three years ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company, D, I28th N. Y. Infantry,
August 15, 1862; promoted Corporal, May

14, 1863; discharged, August 30, 1863, for
promotion in goth U. S. Colored Infan-
try; appointed Second Lieutenant, Septem-
ber 28, 1863; mustered out, August 27,
1864.

POMEROY, EDWARD N., age 26 years;
enrolled August 24, 1862, at Castleton to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company I, I5<)th N. Y. Infantry, No-
vember 18, 1862; discharged to accept
commission in Corps d'Afrique, February

15, 1864; resigned as Second Lieutenant,
Sist U. S. Colored Infantry. June 2, 1865.

POND, NATHAN P., Captain, 3 d N. Y.
Cavalry; mustered in as Major, ist U.
S. Colored Cavalry, December 8, 1863 ; as
Lieutenant-Colonel, 2d U. S. Colored
Cavalry, January 10, 1864; discharged,
April 14, 1865.

POOR. WALTER S., Captain, ist N. Y.
Mounted Rifles; mustered in as Lieuten-
ant-Colonel, ist N. C. Colored Heavy Ar-
tillery, subsequently I4th U. S. Colored
Heavy Artillery, March I, 1865; mustered
out with regiment, December n, 1865.

POPPE, JOHN L., age 24 years; enrolled
at Brooklyn to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as Private, Company F, 48th N.
Y. Infantry, April 7, 1862 ; promoted Cor-
poral, February 28, 1863 ; discharged for
promotion to 3d S. C. Colored Infantry,
subsequently 21 st U. S. Colored Infantry,



June 18, 1863; dismissed as Captain, No-
vember 14, 1865.

PORTER, WILLARD C., age 20 years; en-
rolled August 4, 1862, at Albany to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany D, 1st Battalion, Black River Artil-
lery, subsequently Company B, loth N. Y.
Artillery, September II, 1862; mustered
in .as Captain, ijth U. S. Colored Heavy
Artillery, September 8, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, November 18, 1865.
POTTER, CALVIN B., age 26 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered 'in as Private, Com-
pany B, 52d N. Y. Infantry, September
15, 1803 ; as Second Lieutenant. 45th U. S.
Colored Infantry, July 27, 1864; as First
Lieutenant, July I, 1865 ; mustered out with
regiment, November 4, 1865.
POTTER. HENRY W., .age 21 years; en-
rolled October 10, 1861, at Potsdam to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company G, 92d N. Y. Infantry. October
30, 1861 ; re-enlisted as a veteran, Febru-
ary 2, 1864; promoted Corporal, Septem-
ber 19, 1864; transferred to Company G,
o/Sth N. Y. Infantry, December I, 1864;
discharged for promotion to .Second Lieu-
tenant. H4th U. S. Colored Infantry, Au-
gust n, 1865; resigned as such. February
26, 1866.

POWERS, MYRON, First Lieutenant, l6ist
N. Y. Infantry; appointed Major, 88th U.
S. Colored Infantry, in August or Septem-
ber, 1863; resigned, June 18, 1864.
PRATT, ALMOND J., age 26 years; enrolled
July 31, 1862, at Ontario to serve three
years ; mustered in as Sergeant, Company
B, I38th N. Y. Infantry, subsequently 9th
N. Y. Artillery, August 14, 1862; dis-
charged for promotion to First Lieutenant,
loth U. S. Colored Infantry, November 20,
1863; mustered in as Captain, May 4, 1864;
mustered out with regiment, May 17, 1866.
PRATT, ELECTON A., age 25 years; en-
rolled November 9, 1861, at Rochester to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company B, 93d N. Y. Infantry, Novem-
ber 12, 1861 ; promoted Corporal, Decem-
ber 19, 1861 ; .Sergeant, October I, 1862;
First Sergeant, June I, 1863 ; discharged
to receive promotion as Captain, 8th N. Y.
Colored Infantry, November 12. 1863; dis-
charged as such, January 19, 1865.



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PRATT, JOSEPH, late First Lieutenant,
4th N. Y. Infantry; appointed First Lieu-
tenant, 84th U. S. Colored Infantry, no
date; resigned as such, June 23, 1864; sub-
sequent service in looth N. Y. Infantry.

PRATT, OSCAR E., age 23 years; enrolled
August 13, 1862, at Rochester to serve
three years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany C, 4th N. Y. Artillery, August 13,
1862; discharged, October 15, 1863, to ac-
cept appointment as Captain, 7th U. S.
Colored Infantry; promoted Lieutenant-
Colonel, November 26, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, October 13, 1866; Colonel,
U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, from March
13, 1865.

PRITCHARD, GEORGE C, age 23 years ;
enrolled August 16, 1862, at Phelps to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, I48th N. Y. Infantry,
September n, 1862; promoted Corporal,
September 14, 1862; Sergeant, March 7,
1863 ; discharged for promotion in 38th U.
S. Colored Infantry, February 5, 1864;
resigned as Captain, February 9, 1866.

PROUDFIT, DAVID L., age 19 years;
enrolled August 30, 1862, at Peekskill to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company L, ist N. Y. Mounted
Rifles, September i, 1862; transferred to
Company M, no date; discharged for
promotion to Second Lieutenant, 22d
L T . S. Colored Infantry, December 31,
1863; promoted First Lieutenant and
Adjutant, no date; mustered in as Cap-
tain, 10th U. S. Colored Infantry, De-
cember I, 1864; mustered out with regi-
ment, May 17, 1866; Major, U. S. Vol-
unteers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865.

PUTNAM, SAMUEL P., age 21 years;
enrolled March 20, 1863, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in, as
Private, Company D, nth N. Y. Ar-
tillery, subsequently Company M, 4th
N. Y. Artillery, June 21, 1863; promoted
Corporal, June 21, 1863; mustered in as
Captain, 2oth U. S. Colored Infantry,
January 20, 1864; resigned, June 3, 1865.

QUACKENBUSH, WILLIAM P., age 27
years; enrolled at Syracuse to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany K, 3d N. Y. Cavalry, August 12,
1862; transferred to Company B, Sep-
tember 8, 1862; mustered in as Second



Lieutenant, 2d U. S. Colored Cavalry,
December 14, 1863; as First Lieutenant,
October 16, 1864; mustered out with
regiment, February 12, 1866.

QUICK, JOHN B., age 26 years; enrolled
August 13, 1862, at Plattekill to serve
three years; mustered in as First Ser-
geant, Company A, is6th N. Y. Infan-
try, November 17, 1862; discharged to
accept commission of Second Lieuten-
ant, 85th U. S. Colored Infantry, Janu-
ary 21, 1864; mustered in as such, Feb-
ruary i, 1864; mustered out, May 24,
1864.

RANDOLPH, CHARLES B., age 21
years; enrolled December 25, 1863, at
Fayette to serve three years; mustered
in as Private, Company A, 1481)1 N. Y.
Infantry, December 28, 1863; promoted
Sergeant, May 19, 1864; appointed Cap-
tain, nSth U. S. Colored Infantry, April
II, 1865; mustered out with regiment,
February 9, 1866.

RANSOM, JOHN, age 36 years; en-
rolled October 3, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company A, I3th N. Y. Cav-
alry, November 24, 1862; discharged for
promotion to Assistant Surgeon, Sad
U. S. Colored Infantry, October 7, 1863;
resigned as such, January 22, 1864; mus-
tered in as Assistant Surgeon, igth U. S.
Colored Infantry, February 23, 1865;
mustered out with regiment, January 15,
1867; Captain, U. S. Volunteers, by
brevet, from March 13, 1865.

RASMUSSEN, LAURITZ SOPHUS
PETER, age 21 years ; enrolled July 23,
1862, at New York city to serve three
years; mustered in as Private, Company
B, ligth N. Y. Infantry, September 4,
1862; promoted Corporal, January 22,
1864; discharged for promotion to Sec-
ond Lieutenant, ngth U. S. Colored In-
fantry, April 23, 1865; dismissed as such,
August 14, 1865.

RATHBONE, JAMES R., age 21 years;
enrolled at Elmira to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company A,
I5/th N. Y. Infantry, July 18, 1863 ; trans-
ferred to Company A, 54th N. Y. Infantry,
June 22, 1865; discharged for promotion
to Second Lieutenant, 2ist U. S. Colored
Infantry, no date; dismissed as such,
March 5, 1866.



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RAYMOR, ANDREW J., age 24 years;
enrolled August 12, 1862, at Ontario to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company B, 138th N. Y. Infantry,
subsequently pth N. Y. Artillery, Au-
gust 14, 1862; discharged for promotion
to Second Lieutenant, ipth U. S. Colored
Infantry, December n, 1863; promoted
First Lieutenant, October 28, 1865; mus-
tered out with regiment, January 15, 1867.

READ, BRANTLEY G., Second Lieu-
tenant, Sist N. Y. Infantry; mustered in
as First Lieutenant, 2ist U. S. Colored
Infantry, June 19, 1863; as Captain, Sep-
tember 29, 1864; mustered out with regi-
ment, April 25, 1866.

READ, PHILANDER, age 31 years; en-
rolled September 17, 1861, at Auburn to
serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company D, 75th N. Y. Infantry,
November 26, 1861 ; discharged, March 24,
1863 ; mustered in as Chaplain, 4th La.
Native Guards (afterward 76th U. S.
Colored Infantry), April 11, 1863; mus-
tered out, December 31, 1865.

REDDY, WILLIAM C, age 18 years; en-
rolled August 6, 1862, at Cazenovia to
serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company K, H4th N. Y. Infan-
try, August 15, 1862; promoted Sergeant-
Major, loth U. S. Colored Heavy Ar-
tillery, April n, 1864; dismissed as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, September 13, 1866; First
Lieutenant, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet,
from March 13, 1865.

REED, REUBEN M., age 21 years; en-
rolled August I, 1862, at Rochester to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, 4th N. Y. Artillery,
August I, 1862; promoted Corporal, Oc-
tober 22, 1862; returned to ranks, Oc-
tober 27, 1864; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, I3th U. S. Colored Heavy
Artillery, August 24, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, November 18, 1865.

REVERE, JR., WILLIAM H., late Cap-
tain, 44th N. Y. Infantry; appointed
Colonel, I07th U. S. Colored Infantry,
between May and September. 1864: died
of disease, September 20, 1865, at More-
head City, N. C. ; Brigadier-General, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13,
1865.

REYNOLDS, REUBEN, age 30 years;
enrolled August 13, 1862, at Hudson to



serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company A, I28th N. Y. Infantry,
August 14, 1862; promoted Sergeant,
March 2, 1863 ; transferred, August 30,
1863, for promotion to goth U. S. Colored
Infantry; appointed First Lieutenant,
September 29, 1863; mustered out, Sep-
tember 9, 1864.

RICE, HORATIO N., age 18 years; en-
rolled September 20, 1861, at Cayuga to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company A, loth N. Y. Cavalry,
September 27, 1861 ; promoted Corporal,
December I, 1862; re-enlisted, December
28, 1863; promoted Sergeant, March 20,
1864; wounded in action at Trevilian
Station, Va., June II, 1864; mustered in
as Second Lieutenant, 28th U. S. Colored
Infantry, December 21, 1864; mustered
out with regiment, November 8, 1865.

RICE, JUDSON E., age 20 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1861, at Sodus to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, 8th N. Y. Cavalry,
October 2, 1861; promoted Sergeant, no
date ; discharged for disability, February
15, 1863, at Belle Plain, Va. ; appointed
in U. S. Colored Troops, no date; re-
ported as Captain, 1st U. S. Colored In-
fantry; killed in action, October 27, 1864,
at Fair Oaks, Va.

RICE, LOUIS B., age 28 years; enrolled
at Sodus to serve three years, and mus-
tered in as Private, Company B, I3th N.
Y. Infantry, subsequently 9th N. Y. Artil-
lery, August 8, 1862; discharged for pro-
motion to Second Lieutenant, 1st U. S.
Colored Infantry, July 8, 1863; promo-
ted First Lieutenant, no date; resigned,
November 28, 1864.

RICE, WALTER WARD, age 19 years;
enrolled July 24, 1862, at Fairfield to
serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company C, I2ist N. Y. Infantry,
August 23, 1862; promoted Sergeant,
April 10, 1863; First Sergeant, July 5,
1863; mustered in as First Lieutenant
and Adjutant, 32d U. S. Colored Infan-
try, March S, 1864; mustered out with
regiment, August 22, 1865.

RICHARDS, JOHN R., age 20 years; en-
rolled August 20, 1861, at Syracuse to
serve three years: mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company I, 3d N. Y. Cavalry,
August 28, 1861; promoted Sergeant, De-



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cember 2, 1861 ; First Sergeant, January
I, 1863; discharged for promotion to
Captain, 1st U. S. Colored Cavalry, De-
cember 7, 1863; resigned as such, Oc-
tober 26, 1864.

RIEDY, OWEN, age 35 years; enrolled
November 8, 1862, at Brooklyn to serve
nine months; mustered in as Private,
Company B, I76th N. Y. Infantry, De-
cember 18, 1862; captured in action,
June 23, 1863, at Brashear City, La.:
paroled, no date; discharged, October
22, 1863, at St. Louis Hospital, New
Orleans, La., for promotion to Chaplain,
86th U. S. Colored Infantry; mustered
in as such, May i, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, April 10, 1866.

ROAXTREE, JAMES, age 19 years; en-
rolled August 8, 1862, at Oneida to serve
three years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany B, 1 57th X. Y. Infantry. September
19, 1862; wounded in action, July I, 1863,
at Gettysburg, Pa. ; discharged, Septem-
ber 8, 1864, to accept promotion ; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, Company
A, 43d U. S. Colored Infantry-, September
26, 1864; killed in action, October 27, 1864,
at Hatcher's Run, Va.

ROBBINS, CHARLES H., age 23 years;
enrolled August 5, 1862, at Pamelia to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company C, 1st Battalion, Black
River Artillery, subsequently Company
M, loth N. Y. Artillery, August 14, 1862;
promoted Sergeant, September n, 1862;
discharged for promotion to First Lieu-
tenant, 26th U. S. Colored Infantry,
February 2, 1864; mustered in as such,
February 6, 1864; as Captain, January 14,
1865; mustered out with regiment, Au-
gust 28, 1865.

ROBERTS, ALPHEUS, age 21 years; en-
rolled July 23, 1862, at Seneca to serve
three years; mustered in as Private,
Company A, I48th N. Y. Infantry, Au-
gust 18, 1862; promoted First Sergeant,
September 14, 1862; discharged for pro-
motion in 38th U. S. Colored Infantry,
May i, 1864; resigned as First Lieuten-
ant, May 4, 1865.

ROBERTS, CHARLES E., age 21 years;
enrolled September 2, 1861, at Albany to
serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company A, gist N. Y. Infantry,
September 12, 1861; discharged for pro-



motion to Second Lieutenant, 4th Regi-
ment Engineers, Corps d'Afrique, sub-
sequent to June, 1863; appointed First
Lieutenant, March 10, 1864; designation
of regiment changed to 98th U. S.
Colored Infantry, April 4, 1864; trans-
ferred by consolidation to 78th U. S.
Colored Infantry, August 26, 1865; mus-
tered out with regiment, January 6, 1866.

ROBERTS, EUGENE R, late First Lieu-
tenant, loth N. Y. Infantry; appointed
Captain, Sad U. S. Colored Infantry,
March 5, 1863; mustered out, March 5,
1866; Major, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet
from March 13, 1865.

ROBERTSON, JOHN F., age 19 years;
enrolled July 14, 1861, at Newburgh to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company A, 56th N. Y. Infantry, July 31,
1861 ; appointed Chief Musician, Septem-
ber i, 1863; re-enlisted as a veteran,
February 24, 1864 ; discharged for pro-
motion to Second Lieutenant, 34th U. S.
Colored Infantry, July 4, 1865 ; promoted
First Lieutenant, no date ; mustered out
with regiment, February 28, 1866.

ROBINSON, DAVID, age 19 years; en-
rolled at Monticello to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company I,
56th N. Y. Infantry, September 17, 1861 ;
promoted Corporal, September 16, 1862;
re-enlisted as a veteran, February 20,
1864; promoted Sergeant, November 30,
1864; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
I04th 1J. S. Colored Infantry, June 22,
1865 ; mustered out with regiment, Febru-
ary 5, 1866.

ROBINSON, FRANK U. ; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, 41 st U. S. Colored In-
fantry, October i, 1864; mustered out
with regiment, December 10, 1865; mus-
tered in as Second Lieutenant, I2$th U. S.
Colored Infantry, April 26, 1866; mus-
tered out, December 26, 1867.

ROBINSON. GEORGE D., First Lieuten-
ant, 75th N. Y. Infantry; mustered in as
Major, ist Engineers, Corps d'Afrique,
subsequently 95th U. S. Colored Infan-
try, June i, 1863; mustered in as Colonel,
97th U. S. Colored Infantry, September
12, 1863 ; mustered out with regiment,
April 6, 1866; Brigadier-General, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13,
1865.



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ROBINSON, JOSEPH D., age 26 years;
enrolled August 22, 1862, at Brooklyn to
serve three years ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company G, I33d N. Y. Infantry,
September 24, 1862; discharged, Decem-
ber 29, 1863. for promotion in 93d U. S.
Colored Infantry: appointed First Lieu-
tenant, January 13, 1864; mustered out,
June 23, 1865.

ROCKWELL, CHARLES H., age 21 years ;
enrolled September 17, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company E, iC2d N. Y. Infantry,



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