ILLINOIS in the CIVIL WAR

part of a volume entitled History of the Ninety - Third Regiment Illinois Volunteer Infantry: From Organization To Muster Out --Statistics Compiled by Aaron Dunbar Sergeant, Company " B", Revised and Edited by Harvey M. Trimble, Adjutant

Submitted by Jeffrey MacAdam, to whom every reader should be grateful.

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ROSTER OF COMPANY A.

Enrolled at Camden Mills, Rock Island County, Illinois.

Organized August 14, 1862, at Camden Mills, Rock Island County, Illinois.

Mustered into Service October 13, 1862, at Chicago, Illinois.*

Captains

Lewis S. Ashbaugh... Commissioned to rank from Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered into service Oct. 13, 1862. Resigned July 26, 1863. Died June 17, 1881, at Wichita, Kan. Buried at Newton, Kan.

Capt. William M. Morris

William M. Morris... Commissioned to rank from July 27, 1863. Mustered into service May 10, 1865. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Asherville, N. C.

First Lieutenant

William M. Morris... Commissioned to rank from Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered into service Oct. 13, 1862. Captured in battle Nov. 25, 1863, Mission Ridge, Tenn. Promoted Captain May 10, 1865. See above.

Sam'l F. McDonald... Commissioned to rank from July 27, 1863. Mustered into service May 11, 1863. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Oxford Mills, N. C.

Second Lieutenant

Sam'l F. McDonald... Commissioned to rank from Oct. 13, 1862. Mustered into service Oct. 13, 1862. Promoted to First Lieutenant May 11, 1865. See above.

First Sergeant

Jacob Adams........ July 28, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Milan, Ill.

Sergeants

Marcus B. Taylor.... Aug. 2, 1862. Promoted Commissary Sergeant July 13, 1863. See that above.

William B. Bruner... Aug. 7, 1862. Discharged for disability Jan. 18, 1863. P. O., Taylor Ridge, Ill.

John W. Muse....... Aug. 9, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Died May 19, 1863. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

John W. Brown..... Aug. 11, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Slightly wounded in battle in the face, Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Injured June 28, 1864, left ankle sprained, in a collision of the railroad, near Dalton, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Milan, Ill.

Corporals

Abner C. Knapp...... July 17, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Discharged on account wounds, by order of Secretary of War. P. O., Fostoria, Kan.

Morgan Ferguson... July 31, 1862. Discharged for disability Feb. 26, 1863. Died May 16, 1882.

John H. Fox......... Aug. 2, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Died July 8, 1863. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

Samuel Love........ Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 2, 1865. Died in 1870, at Andalusia, Iowa. Buried there.

John W. Whitman.... July 17, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Pleasant Hope, Mo.

Robert Coffee...... Aug. 6, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Whitten, Iowa.

John S. Smith....... Aug. 5, 1862. Discharged for disability Aug. 11, 1863. P. O., Milan, Ill.

Henderson Bailey.... Aug. 9, 1862. Discharged for disability Jan 27, 1863.

Musicians

David Shires........ July 14, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps Sept. 28, 1863. Died Sept. 12, 1873, at Milan, Ill. Buried at Rock Island, Ill.

Geo. G. Ashbaugh.... Oct. 2, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Discharged for disability Feb. 12, 1863. P. O., San Bernardino, Cal.

Wagoners

Alexander Weaver... Aug. 2, 1862. Captured in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Died in prison Sept. 25, 1864.

Privates.

George L. Archer... July 14, 1862. Discharged for disability Jan. 27, 1863. P. O., Alexandria, Neb.

Phocion Bryan...... Aug. 6, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Severely wounded in battle, in the shoulder, Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Discharged on account wounds, Dec. 16, 1864.

Jasper N. Brown.... Aug. 14, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Died Aug. 12, 1863, at Milliken's Bend, La. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

John C. Brown...... Aug. 23, 1862. Discharged for disability Aug. 6, 1863. Died Jan. 13, 1877, at Rock Island, Ill. Buried there.

Noah Byerle........ Aug. 9, 1862. Died Jan. 21, 1863, at Ridgeway, Tenn. Buried at Memphis, Tenn.

Edwin Burlingham... Aug. 9, 1862. Slightly wounded, in the arm, in battle,May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Discharged, on account wounds, Oct. 13, 1863.

Joseph A. Blair...... Aug. 9, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Mackey, Iowa.

Erasmus F. Bailey.... Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Corporal, and Sergeant. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Wounded in battle, slightly, in back, Oct. 5,1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Humboldt, Kan.

Benjamin F. Bailey... Aug. 14, 1862. Wounded in battle, slightly in the neck, May 16, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Springfield, Mo.

Wm. K. Brandenburg. Aug. 9, 1862. Died Feb. 2, 1863, at Fort Pickering, Tenn. Buried at Memphis, Tenn.

Hugh A. Conner..... Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Carroll, Iowa.

Wilder M. Crandall.. Aug. 9, 1862. Captured in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Died in prison June 15, 1864.

Robert Cathcart.... Aug. 7, 1862. Died May 4, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

Edwin M. Dack...... Aug. 9, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Thayer, Kan.

John Bowner....... Aug. 6, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Died June 2, 1863. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

Jacob Evans........ Aug. 5, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22,1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Wounded in battle, slightly, in the back, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Rock Island, Ill.

Joseph A. Essex..... Aug. 6, 1862. Died March 24, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

George Fox........ Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865.

Wm. W. Ferguson.... Aug. 11, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Lone Elm, Kan.

William Goldsmith... Aug. 5, 1862. Slightly wounded in battle, in the shoulder, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Milan, Ill.

John A. S. Gibson..... Aug. 9, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle, through bowels, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Died Oct. 6, 1864. Buried at Marietta, Ga.

Thomas Holmes..... Aug. 1, 1862. Severely wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Transferred to Invalid Corps Feb. 16, 1864. P. O., Milan, Ill.

Joseph Haynes...... Aug. 3, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Duffer, Ore.

John Heverling...... Aug. 7, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Milan, Ill.

Edwin R. Heflin..... July 14, 1862. Captured in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 24, 1865. P. O., Woodbine, Iowa.

James K. Howard.... Aug. 1, 1862. Died April 1, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

William Jacobs...... Aug. 1, 1862. Died Sept. 21, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

George Klink....... Aug. 7, 1862. Died June 30, 1864, at Huntsville, Ala. Buried at Chattanooga, Tenn.

James Linton........ Aug. 5, 1862. Discharged for disability Aug. 6, 1863. Died March 13, 1864, at Milan, Ill. Buried there.

Oliver S. McClain.... July 14, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Denver, Colo.

Alonzo McClain..... July 14, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Des Moines, Iowa.

Hiram R. Mixer...... Aug. 5, 1862. Mustered out Aug. 19, 1865.

Joseph A. McGlaughlin

Jos. A. McClaughlin.. Aug. 6, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Geneseo, Ill.

Geo. B. McConnell... Aug. 9, 1862. Captured near Etowah Bridge, Ga., July 28, 1864, while on a scout. Escaped, and returned to the regiment Sept. 12, 1864. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Deweese, Neb.

Benj. I. Marshall.... Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

Thomas Martin...... Aug. 9, 1862. Died Feb. 24, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

Thomas M. Martin.... Aug. 9, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Illinois City, Ill.

Joseph Mills........ Aug. 6, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps Feb. 15, 1864. P. O., Rock Island, Ill.

George Mills....... Aug. 9, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Died Aug. 5, 1863, at Milliken's Bend, La. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

Perry Nimrick....... Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Cable, Ill.

Jacob V. Nimrick..... Aug 7, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Transferred to Invalid Corps Sept. 9, 1863. P. O., Cable, Ill.

William J. Reed...... Aug. 9, 1862. Wounded in battle, slightly in the head, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Captured in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Mustered out June 2, 1865.

Enos H. Reed....... Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Filley, Neb.

Henry E. Rantzang... Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Henderson, Iowa.

John W. Sinex....... July 14, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Sterling, Ill.

Johnson Solomonson. July 29, 1862. Died Aug. 10, 1863, at home. Buried at Rock Island, Ill.

Andrew Sword...... July 29, 1862. Discharged for disability Aug. 19, 1863. Died at Milan, Ill. Buried at Rock Island, Ill.

Harper Scott....... Aug. 6, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps Feb. 15, 1864. P. O., Vinton, Iowa.

Thomas J. Shires.... Aug. 6, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out May 9, 1865. P. O., Geneva, Neb.

Jacob D. Settle..... Aug. 9, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. Died March 4, 1887, at Milan, Ill. Buried at Rock Island, Ill.

JOHN L. SETTLE...... Aug. 9, 1862. Furloughed Oct. 28, 1862. Never returned.

LESTER SEWARD...... Aug. 11, 1862. Died Sept. 25, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Buried there.

JOHN SHANNON....... July 18, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 14, 1863, at Jackson, Miss. Died May 16, 1863.

DAVID H. SMITH...... Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Davenport, Iowa.

JOHN THOMAS........ Aug. 9, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Illinois City, Ill.

WILLIAM TAYLOR...... Aug. 11, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Transfered to Invalid Corps Feb. 15, 1864. P. O., Illinois City, Ill.

PORTER TEMPLETON...Aug. 12, 1862. Died March 14, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.

WM. C. THOMPSON.... Aug. 23, 1862. Promoted Muscician. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.

WM. H. VALENTINE.... July 14, 1862. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.

LEVI C. VALENTINE.... Aug. 9, 1862. Wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Majors, Neb.

HENRY VANHEREN..... Aug. 9, 1862. Transferred ot Brigade Band march 4, 1863. P. O., Vinton, Iowa.

PERRY B. WEAVERLING. Aug. 9, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Rock Island, Ill.

CHARLES K. WERDEN..Aug. 9, 1862. Deserted Jan. 1, 1863.

HENRY WILLIAMS...... Aug. 8, 1862. Slightly wounded, in the face and arm, in battle, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Bentonville, Ark.

THOMAS P. WAMACKS.. Aug. 9, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Died May 28, 1863. Buried Vicksburg, Miss.

ALBERT WAMACKS..... Aug. 9, 1862. Wounded in battle, slightly, in thigh, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Missing in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Never heard from.

ALVIN T. WAMACKS.... Aug. 9, 1862. Slightly wounded, in the thigh, in battle, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Mustered out June 2, 18675. P. O., Elsie, Neb.

ROSS WELLER....... Aug. 9, 1862. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.

IRVING M. WHITEHEAD.. July 30, 1862. Killed in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Buried at Chattanooga, Tenn.

WM. H. WHITEHEAD... Aug. 6, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.

IRA G. WHITEHEAD.... Aug. 6, 1862. Mustered out June2, 1865. P. O., South Rock Islands, Ill.

FRANKLIN W. WILSON.. Aug. 6, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Milan, Ill.

JOHN T. WEAVER..... Aug. 2, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 2, 1865.

DANIEL WRIGHT...... Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. P. O., Kalo, Iowa.

ENOCH ZACHARY...... Aug. 5, 1862. Mustered out June 2, 1865. Died in 1887, at Garnet, Kan. Buried there.

Recruit.

GEORGE B. BLADES.... Enrolled at Black Hawk, Ill., Oct. 4, 1864. Transferred to Company I, of this regiment, June 2, 1865. P. O., Irwin, Iowa.

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*Explanation: The residence of all the members of this company, except the last one, as given on the Muster Roll, was Camden, Illinois. The first date given, in each case, is the date of enrollment. In all cases where it is not given, the present P. O. address is unknown.


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