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September 18, 1862; appointed First Lieu-
tenant, I23d U. S. Colored Infantry,
April 26, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, October 16, 1865.
RODGERS, JOHN, Second Lieutenant,
I3lst N. Y. Infantry; mustered in as
Captain, 8;th U. S. Colored Infantry,
February 9, 1864; mustered out, Novem-
ber 26, 1864.

ROE, CHARLES F., age 31 years; enrolled
April 23, 1861, at New York city to
serve two years ; mustered in as Private,
Company C, 9th N. Y. Infantry, May 4,
1861 ; promoted Corporal, September I,
1861 ; mustered out with company. May
20, 1863 ; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
3d U. S. Colored Infantry, August II,
1863 ; mustered out with regiment, Octo-
ber 31, 1865.

ROE, JOHN H., age 23 years; enrolled
August 30, 1862, at Hamilton to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany G, 1 57th N. Y. Infantry, September
19, 1862 ; promoted First Sergeant, March
26, 1863; returned to ranks, June 19,
1863 ; wounded in action, July 2, 1863, at
Gettysburg, Pa. ; discharged, April 6,
1865, to accept promotion as First Lieu-
tenant. lO4th Regiment, U. S. Colored
Infantry; promoted Captain, November
17, 1865; mustered out with regiment,
February 5, 1866.

ROGERS, ALBERTUS C, age 25 years;
enrolled September 9, 1861, at Alfred to
serve three years ; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company D, 86th N. Y. Infantry,
September 13, 1861 ; re-enlisted as a vet-
eran, December 30, 1863 ; wounded in ac-
tion, May 5, 1864, at the Wilderness, Va. ;
transferred to the U. S. Colored Troops,
August 3, 1864; mustered in as First



Lieutenant, I3th U. S. Colored Heavy
Artillery, November I, 1864; discharged,
October 28, 1865.

ROLLMAN, JOHN C, age 28 years; en-
rolled January 12, 1864, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Private, Company D, i6th N. Y. Artillery,
January 28, 1864; promoted Second Lieu-
tenant, 2Qth L T . S. Colored Infantry, Jan-
uary 17, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, November 6, 1865.

ROMER, THOMAS, age 22 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany A, 78th N. Y. Infantry, December
3, 1861 ; captured in action, August 22,
1862, at Little Washington, Va. ; paroled,
no date ; promoted Commissary-Sergeant,
March I, 1863 ; discharged for promotion
to Second Lieutenant. Sist U. S. Colored
Infantry, March 7, 1863; dismissed as
such, April 10, 1863.

ROSE, ALLEN S., age 21 years; enrolled
at Callicoon Depot to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company L,
56th N. Y. Infantry, December 10, 1861 ;
promoted Corporal, no date ; re-enlisted
as a veteran, February 20, 1864 ; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, I03d U. S. Col-
ored Infantry, March 16, 1865; mustered
out with regiment, April 15, 1866.

ROSS, JOHN M. ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant. 38th U. S. Colored Infantry,
March 3, 1865 ; as First Lieutenant, Jan-
uary 17, 1867; mustered out, March 21,
1867.

ROUSE, HENRY H., age 24 years; en-
rolled August 6, 1862, at Smithsboro to
serve three years ; mustered in as First
Sergeant, Company I, logth N. Y. Infan-
try. August 27, 1862 ; as Captain, 2oth
U. S. Colored Infantry. January 21, 1864;
mustered out with regiment, October 7,
1865.

ROYAL, WILLIAM, age 21 years ; enrolled
August 14, 1862, at Albany to serve three
years ; mustered in as Private, Company
E, 44th N. Y. Infantry, September 25,
1862; as Captain, gth U. S. Colored In-
fantry', November 27, 1863; mustered out
with regiment, November 26, 1866; Major,
LT. S. Volunteers, by brevet, from March
13, 1865.



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ROYCE, CLARK E, Captain, 44th X. Y.
Infantry; discharged for promotion to
Lieutenant-Colonel, 6th U. S. Colored In-
fantry. September 20, 1863 ; mustered in
as Colonel, 29th U. S. Colored Infantry,
January i, 1865 ; mustered out with regi-
ment, November 6, 1865.

ROYCE, GEORGE W., age 21 years; en-
rolled August 11, 1862, at Sackett's Har-
bor to serve three years ; mustered in as
Private, Company A, 2d Battalion, Black
River Artillery, subsequently Company A,
loth N. Y. Artillery, September n, 1862;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, I2th
L T . S. Colored Heavy Artillery, August
24, 1864; mustered out with regiment,
April 24, 1866.

RUNDELL, CHARLES L., age 25 years;
enrolled July 28, 1862, at Orleans to serve
three years; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany B, 2d Battalion, Black River Artil-
lery, subsequently Company G, loth N. Y.
Artillery, August 13, 1862; promoted First
Sergeant, September n, 1862; discharged
for promotion to Second Lieutenant, 3d
U. S. Colored Infantry, July 27, 1863;
mustered in as First Lieutenant, June 23,
1865 ; mustered out with regiment, Octo-
ber 31, 1865.

SAGE, WILLIAM X., late Captain, 137*
N. Y. Infantry; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, 39th U. S. Colored Infantry,
August 21, 1865; as First Lieutenant and
Quartermaster, November 9, 1865 ; mus-
tered out with regiment, December 4,
1865.

SAGENDORF, HIRAM P., age 24 years;
enrolled September 24, 1862, at Ghent to
serve three years; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company E, 159th N. Y. Infantry,
November I, 1862; discharged, September
i", 1863, for promotion to Second Lieu-
tenant, 95th U. S. Colored Infantry; dis-
charged, November 26, 1864.

SALSBURY, HARMON L., age 23 years;
enrolled August 26, 1862, at Clarendon to
serve three years ; mustered in as Cor-
poral, Company G, I5ist N. Y. Infantry,
October 22, 1862; promoted Sergeant, De-
cember I, 1862; mustered in as Captain,
26th U. S. Colored Infantry, February 8,
1864; mustered out with regiment, August
28, 1865.



SALTER, EDWIN D., age 18 years; en-
rolled July 30, 1862, at Wilna to serve
three years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany B, 1st Battalion, Black River Ar-
tillery', subsequently Company D, loth
N. Y. Artillery, August 15, 1862; pro-
moted Corpora"!, September n, 1862; dis-
charged for promotion to Second Lieu-
tenant, icgth U. S. Colored Infantry, Au-
gust 8, 1864; mustered in as First Lieu-
tenant, March 31, 1865; mustered out
with regiment, February 6, 1866.

SANDERS, FREDERIC, age 21 years; en-
rolled August 29, 1861, at New York city
to serve three years ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company K, 57th N. Y. Infantry,
September 12, 1861 ; promoted Corporal,
March 23, 1863; re-enlisted as a veteran,
December i, 1863 ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, 39th U. S. Colored Infantry,
December 3, 1864; as First Lieutenant,
August 15, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, December 4, 1865.

SANDERS, JAMES E., age 30 years; en-
rolled November 10, 1862, at Hamilton
to serve nine months ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company A, I76th N. Y. Infantry,
November 20, 1862; discharged, Septem-
ber , 1863, for promotion to Second
Lieutenant, Company D, 99th U. S. Col-
ored Infantry; resigned as such, Novem-
ber 5, 1863.

SANDS, SYLVANUS, age 25 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
months, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany F, 3/th N. Y. State Militia. May 29,
1862; mustered out with company, Sep-
tember 2, 1862, at N-ew York city; again
enrolled January 15, 1863, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company H, I4th N. Y. Cavalry,
March 28, 1863 ; transferred to Company
C, no date; appointed Hospital Steward,
January 15, 1863; mustered in as Assist-
ant Surgeon, 8/th U. S. Colored Infantry,
September 12, 1863; mustered out, No-
vember 26, 1864.

SAPPINGTON, WILLIAM T., age 21
years; enrolled at Albany to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany I, 95th N. Y. Infantry, August 16,
1862 ; promoted Quartermaster-Sergeant,
April i, 1862 ; returned to ranks of Com-
pany I, no date ; again promoted Quarter-



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master-Sergeant, November 30, 1862 ; ap-
pointed First Lieutenant and Quarter-
master, Ipth U. S. Colored Infantry, De-
cember 20, 1863 ; mustered out with regi-
ment, January 15, 1867; Major, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865.

SCHALL, WILLIAM H., age 19 years;
enrolled September 4, 1862, at German
Flatts to serve three years ; mustered in
as Private, Company K, I52d N. Y. In-
fantry', October 15, 1862; discharged,
April 12, 1863, to receive promotion as
Quartermaster-Sergeant, 6th Infantry,
Corps d'Afrique; appointed First Lieu-
tenant, ist Infantry, Corps d'Afrique,
September 23, 1863 ; First Lieutenant, 6th
Infantry, Corps d'Afrique, subsequently
78th U. S. Colored Infantry, October 8,
1863 ; discharged, August 28, 1864.

SCHERMERHORX, PORTER J., age 31
years ; enrolled August 6, 1862, at Stuyve-
sant to serve three years ; mustered in as
First Sergeant, Company G, I28th N. V.
Infantry, August 25, 1862; returned to
ranks, July 25, 1863 ; discharged, Sep-
tember i, 1863, for promotion to goth
U. S. Colored Infantry; appointed First
Lieutenant and Quartermaster, September
i, 1863; mustered out, August 27, 1864.

SCHLICK, PETER, age 32 years; enrolled
August 27, 1862, at Geneva to serve three
years ; mustered in as Private, Company
H, I48th X. Y. Infantry, September 5,
1862 ; promoted First Sergeant, September
14. 1862; discharged for promotion to
Captain, 38th U. S. Colored Infantry,
February 4, 1864; promoted Major, 22d
L T . S. Colored Infantry, November 3,
1864; mustered out with regiment, Oc-
tober 16. 1865.

SCHWARTZ. CHARLES, age 35 years;
enrolled September 13, 1861, at Cincin-
nati, O., to serve three years; mustered
in as Private, Company L, 3d N. Y. Cav-
alry, September 18, 1861 ; promoted Quar-
termaster-Sergeant, December 8, 1861 ;
First Sergeant, no date; mustered in as
Captain, ist U. S. Colored Cavalry, De-
cember 8, 1863; mustered out with regi-
ment, February 4, 1866; Major, U. S.
Volunteers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865.
SCOFIELD, DARIUS, age 29 years; en-
rolled at Saratoga to serve three years.
264



and mustered in as Private, Company G,
I76th X. Y. Infantry. August II, 1863;
appointed Assistant Surgeon, 47th U. S.
Colored Infantry, April 20, 1864; mus-
tered out, January 5, 1866.
SCOFIELD, GEORGE D., age 24 years;
enrolled September 22, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years ; mustered in as
Private, Company F, I74th X. Y. Infan-
try, Xovember 5, 1862 ; promoted Ser-
geant, December 26, 1862 ; discharged, to
date August 27, 1863, for promotion to
First Lieutenant, Company K, 88th U. S.
Colored Infantry; resigned as such, Feb-
ruary 2, 1864.

SCOFIELD. HIRAM F.. age 31 years;
enrolled August 25, 1862, at Bath to serve
three years ; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company D. i6ist X". Y. Infantry, Sep-
tember 19, 1862; appointed Second Lieu-
tenant, 88th U. S. Colored Infantry, Sep-
tember 24, 1863; discharged, August n,
1864; subsequent service in i89th X. Y.
Infantry.

SCOOX, JAMES H., late Assistant Sur-
geon, 32d X". Y. Infantry; appointed As-
sistant Surgeon, Soth U. S. Colored In-
fantry, no date ; promoted Surgeon, no
date; mustered out with regiment, March
I, 1867; Lieutenant-Colonel, U. S. Vol-
unteers, by brevet, from March 13. 1865.

SCRAXTOX, EDWIX J., Second Lieuten-
ant, s6th X". Y. Infantry ; discharged for
promotion to Captain, I28th U. S. Col-
ored Infantry. March 27, 1865; dismissed
as such. September 7, 1865.

SCULLY, JAMES, age 23 years; enrolled
at Xew York city to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company K,
loth X. Y. Infantry, October 15, 1861 ;
wounded in action. August 30. 1862, at
Bull Run, Va. ; transferred to Company
A. April 26, 1863 ; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, 43d U. S. Colored Infantry,
March I, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, October 20, 1865.

SEAMAX, JR., TREADWELL, age 20
years ; enrolled at Xew York city to
serve three years, and mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company G, October 14, 1861 ; cap-
tured in action, August 29, 1862, at Bull
Run, Va. : paroled, no date ; discharged
for promotion to Second Lieutenant, 79th



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REGISTERS AND SKETCHES CF ORGANIZATIONS



U. S. Colored Infantry (old), March 4,
1863 ; appointed First Lieutenant, /9th
U. S. Colored Infantry, no date ; resigned,
June 18, 1864.

SEARLES, JOHN M., age 20 years; en-
rolled July 31, 1862, at New York city
to serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company H, ist N. Y. Mounted
Rifles, July 31, 1862; re-enlisted as a
veteran, September I, 1864; mustered in
as Second Lieutenant, 33d U. S. Colored
Infantry, June 15, 1865; mustered out
with regiment, January 31, 1866; see 54th
N. Y. Infantry.

SELVAGE, JOHN W., age 20 years; en-
rolled September 13, 1861, at Brooklyn
to serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company I, 48th N. Y. Infantry,
September 14, 1861; transferred to Com-
pany B, no date; promoted Sergeant, no
date; discharged for promotion to Second
Lieutenant, 1st S. C. Volunteers, subse-
quently 33d U. S. Colored Infantry, Sep-
tember 10, 1863; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, 34th U. S. Colored Infantry,
March 14, 1865 ; as Captain, November 6,
1865 ; mustered out with regiment, Feb-
ruary 28, 1866.

SHARP, HENRY, Second Lieutenant,
8ist N. Y. Infantry; mustered in as Cap-
tain, 2ist U. S. Colored Infantry, June
19, 1863; mustered out with regiment,
April 25, 1866.

SHARPE, CHARLES W., age 25 years;
enrolled August 30, 1862, at Wawarsing
to serve three years; mustered in as Ser-
gent, Company D, is6th N. Y. Infantry,
November 17, 1862; returned to ranks,
no date ; mustered in as Second Lieuten-
ant, gSth U. S. Colored Infantry, May
28, 1864; transferred to 78th U. S.
Colored Infantry, August 26, 1865; mus-
tered out with regiment, January 6, 1866.

SHAW, McKENDREE, age 24 years; en-
rolled August 19, 1861, at Albany to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company D, 44th N. Y. Infantry,
August 30, 1861; wounded and captured
in action, prior to September, 1862;
paroled, November, 1862; promoted Cor-
poral, January , 1863; re-enlisted as a
veteran, December 28, 1863; discharged
for promotion to Second Lieutenant, 22d
U. S. Colored Infantry, December 31,



1863; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
37th U. S. Colored Infantry, December
25, 1864; resigned, February 7, 1866.

SHAW, ROBERT G., age 23 years; en-
rolled April 17, 1861, at New York city
to serve one month; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company F, ;th N. Y. State Militia,
April 26, 1861; mustered out with com-
pany, June 3, 1861, at New York city;
Captain, 2d Mass. Infantry; appointed
Colonel, 54th Mass. Colored Infantry, no
date; killed in action, July 18, 1863, at
Fort Wagner, S. C.

SHELDON, GEORGE W., age 25 years;
enrolled August n, 1862, at East Bloom-
field to serve three years ; mustered in
as Corporal, Company F, I26th N. Y.
Infantry, August 22, 1862; surrendered at
Harper's Ferry, Va., September 15, 1862;
paroled, September 16, 1862; returned to
ranks, no date; promoted Sergeant, Feb-
ruary 28, 1863; discharged, September 19,
1863, for promotion to Captain, 6th U. S.
Colored Infantry; killed in action, Sep-
tember 29, 1864, at Chamn's Farm, Va.

SHERMAN, GEORGE R., age 22 years;
enrolled November 14, 1861, at Sag Har-
bor to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company H, Sist N. Y. Infan-
try, November 21, 1861; wounded in
action at Fair Oaks, Va., May 31, 1862;
promoted Corporal, no date; discharged
for promotion to First Lieutenant, 7th
U. S. Colored Infantry, October 6, 1863;
promoted Captain, April 18, 1865; mus-
tered out with regiment, October 13,
1866; Lieutenant-Colonel, U. S. Vol-
unteers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865.

SILCOCK, JOHN E., age 23 years; en-
rolled at Albany to serve one year, and
mustered in as Private, Company K,
I92d N. Y. Infantry, April i, 1865; pro-
moted First Sergeant, April 8, 1865 ; dis-
charged, May i, 1865. at Summit Point,
Va. ; appointed Second Lieutenant, nth
U. S. Colored Heavy Artillery, June 5,
1865 ; mustered out with regiment, Oc-
tober 2, 1865.

SILLIMAN, WILLIAM, Captain, I24th N.
Y. Infantry; mustered in as Colonel, 26th
U. S. Colored Infantry, February I, 1864;
died, December 17, 1864, of wounds re-
ceived in action at Gregory's Farm, S. C.



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SIMPSON, WILLIAM M., age 22 years;
enrolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany E, Sad N. Y. Infantry, May 27,
1861; discharged, October 29, 1862; re-
ported as First Lieutenant, 8"th U. S.
Colored Infantry, no date; resigned as
such, September 21, 1864.

SIPPLE, JULIUS, age 24 years; enrolled
September 14, 1861, at Callicoon Depot to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company H, 56th N. Y. Infantry,
October 3, 1861; promoted Corporal, no
date; re-enlisted as a veteran. February
20, 1864; promoted Sergeant, July i,
1864; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
I28th U. S. Colored Infantry, March 29,
1865; mustered out with regiment, Oc-
tober 10, 1866.

SITLER, ISAAC W., Assistant Surgeon,
I58th N. Y. Infantry; appointed Surgeon,
I4th U. S. Colored Heavy Artillery, No-
vember 27, 1864; mustered out with regi-
ment, December n, 1865.

SKELL, CHARLES A., age 43 years; en-
rolled September 10, 1862, at New York
city to serve three years; mustered in as
Private, Company H, i/5th N. Y. In-
fantry, January 17, 1863; transferred to
Company B, October 17. 1863; dis-
charged, July 2, 1864, to accept commis-
sion in \j. S. Colored Troops; discharged
as Second Lieutenant, 78th U. S. Colored
Infantry, August 28, 1864.

SLACK, EDWIN, age 34 years; enrolled
September 12, 1861, at Oswego to serve
three years; mustered in as Sergeant,
Company B, Sist N. Y. Infantry. Sep-
tember 14, 1861; promoted Commissary-
Sergeant, July 6, 1862; discharged, June
19. 1863, for promotion to First Lieuten-
ant, 3d S. C. Volunteers, subsequent^
21 st U. S. Colored Infantry: appointed
Adjutant, no date; died of disease, Sep-
tember 28, 1863.

SLEIGHT, 'WILLIAM E., age 22 years;
enrolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private, Com-
pany A, 65th N. Y. Infantry, July i, 1861;
transferred to Company C, September I,
1861; promoted Corporal, October ,
1861; First Sergeant, no date; wounded
in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellors-
ville, Ya.; returned to Sergeant, October
, 1863; appointed Second Lieutenant,



I02d U. S. Colored Infantry, December
23, 1864; mustered out with regiment,
September 30, 1865.

SLOCOMB, FRANK D., late First Lieu-
tenant, 43d N. Y. Infantry; appointed
Major, 79th U. S. Colored Infantry (old),
no date; discharged, June 24, 1864.

SMITH. ALBERT, age 27 years; enrolled
August 13, 1862, at Aurora to serve three
years; mustered in as Corporal, Company
D. HDth N. Y. Infantry, September 3,
1862; promoted Sergeant, no date; dis-
charged for promotion to Captain, 3d Regi-
ment, La. Native Guards, subsequently 3d
Regiment Infantry. Corps d'Afrique. April
14, 1863, which became the 75th U. S. Col-
ored Infantry ; resigned, December 15, 1863.

SMITH, ANDREW J., age 24 years; en-
rolled August 28, 1862, at Lodi to serve
three years; mustered in as Private,
Company E, 1481)1 N. Y. Infantry, Au-
gust 29, 1862; promoted Sergeant, Sep-
tember 14, 1862; discharged for pro-
motion to Second Lieutenant, 2d U. S
Colored Cavalry, December 14, 1863; re-
signed as Captain, December 21, 1865.

SMITH. CHARLES F., age 44 years ; en-
rolled August 22, 1862, at Watertown to
serve three years : mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company D, 3d Battalion, Black
River Artillery, subsequently Company
L. loth N. Y. Artillery. December 2~,
1862; discharged for promotion to Cap-
tain. 3d U. S. Colored Infantry, Septem-
ber 5. 1863 ; resigned as such, April 26,
1865.

SMITH. MARTIN, age 23 years; enrolled
August 13, 1862, at Claverack to serve
three years : mustered in as Sergeant,
Company G. I28sh N. Y. Infantry. Au-
gust 16, 1862; discharged, September I,
1863, for promotion in poth L". S. Colored
Infantry; appointed First Lieutenant,
September 27, 1863 ; mustered out, August
27. 1864.

SMITH. MORTIMER F.. age 20 years;
enrolled July 25, 1862, at Red Creek to
serve three years : mustered in as Private.
Company A, I38th N. Y. Infantry, subse-
quently 9th N. Y. Artillery. August 9,
1862; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
2oth V. S. Colored Infantry. January 25,
1864 ; mustered out with regiment. Octo-
ber ,-. 1865 ; mustered in as Second Lieu-



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tenant, 55th U. S. Colored Infantry, De-
cember 23, 1865 ; mustered out with regi-
ment, December 31, 1865 ; mustered in as
Second Lieutenant, 8ist U. S. Colored In-
fantry, February 9, 1866; mustered out
with regiment, November 30, 1866.
SMITH, THOMAS V., age 28 years; en-
rolled at New York city to serve three
years, and mustered in as Private,
Company C, 2d N. Y. Cavalry, August

18, 1862; transferred to Company B, Au-
gust 29, 1864; mustered in as First Lieu-
tenant, 46th U. S. Colored Infantry, Oc-
tober 19, 1865; mustered out with regi-
ment, January 30, 1866.

SMITH, WILLIAM P., age 18 years; en-
rolled September 10, 1862, at Geneva to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company C, I48th N. Y. Infantry, Sep-
tember n, 1862; promoted Corporal, No-
vember 7, 1863 ; discharged for promotion
in 38th U. S. Colored Infantry, March 25,
1864; died of disease, as Adjutant, April

19, 1864.

SNYDER, ALBERT, age 19 years ; enrolled
at Camp Dennison to serve three years,
and mustered in as Private, Company L,
3d N. Y. Cavalry, September 18, 1861 ;
discharged for promotion to First Lieu-
tenant, and Adjutant, 2d U. S. Colored
Cavalry, December 14, 1863 ; discharged
as such, September 19, 1864.

SOUDER, JAMES H., age 21 years; en-
rolled August 22, 1862, at New York city
to serve three years ; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company H, I7oth Infantry, October
7, 1862; promoted Sergeant, prior to Feb-
ruary, 1863; discharged, August 5, 1864,
for appointment in U. S. Colored Troops ;
resigned as First Lieutenant, 43th U. S.
Colored Infantry, January 7, 1865.

SPAULDING, HARLAN P., age 22 years;
enrolled September 17, 1861, at Albany to
serve three years; mustered in as Private,
Company A, 44th N. Y. Infantry, Septem-
ber 18, 1861 ; promoted Corporal, March
, 1863 ; mustered in as Captain, 7th
U. S. Colored Infantry, October 21, 1863 ;
mustered out with regiment, October 13,
1866; Lieutenant-Colonel, U. S. Volun-
teers, by brevet, from March 13, 1865.

SPENCER, ALEXANDER M., age 20
years ; enrolled August 27, 1861, at Cin-
cinnati, O., to serve three years ; mustered



in as Private, Company L, 3d N. Y. Cav-
alry, September 18, 1861 ; promoted Cor-
poral, January 5, 1863; mustered in as
First Lieutenant, 1st U. S. Colored Cav-
alry, December 13, 1863; mustered out
with regiment, February 4, 1866.

SPICER, DANIEL WEBSTER, age 19
years; enrolled August 7, 1862, at Or-
leans to serve three years; mustered in
as Private, Company B, 2d Battalion,
Black River Artillery, subsequently
Company G, loth N. Y. Artillery, Sep-
tember II, 1862; promoted Corporal,
June 20, 1863; discharged for promotion
to First Lieutenant, 4th U. S. Colored
Infantry, September 4, 1863; discharged
as such, May 15, 1865.

SPRAGUE, IRA G., age 18 years; en-
rolled August 14, 1862, at Walton to
serve three years; mustered in as Pri-
vate, Company B, I44th N. Y. Infantry,
September 27, 1862; promoted Sergeant,
September 24, 1863; discharged, June
14, 1865, for promotion in U. S. Colored
Troops; resigned as Second Lieutenant,
I04th U. S. Colored Infantry, October

5, 1865.

SPRAGUE, JAMES, age 18 years; en-
rolled July 17, 1861, at Bethel to serve
three years; mustered in as Private,
Company E, $6th N. Y. Infantry, Sep-
tember i, 1861; promoted Corporal, no
date; re-enlisted as a veteran, February
20, 1864; promoted Sergeant, July I,,
1864; discharged for promotion to Sec-
ond Lieutenant, I28th U. S. Colored In-
fantry, no date; promoted First Lieu-
tenant, no date; dismissed, June 14,
1866.

SPRAGUE, JAMES ELLIOTT, age 22
years; enrolled August 5, 1862, at
Pamelia to serve three years; mustered
in as Private, Company' C, 1st Battalion,
Black River Artillery, subsequently
Company M, loth N. Y. Artillery, Au-
gust 14, 1862; promoted Corporal, Sep-
tember II. 1862; Sergeant, December 13,
1862; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
26th U. S. Colored Infantry, February

6, 1864; drowned at Coosawhatchie
Ford, S. C, June 24, 1865.

SPRINGSTEEN, ALEXANDER S., age
20 years; enrolled August 2, 1862, at
Schodack to serve three years; mus-
tered in as Sergeant, Company G,



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August 27, 1862; captured in action,
September 15, and paroled, September
16, 1862, at Harper's Ferry, Va.; pro-



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