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 C.

Enrolled in Bureau County, Illinois.

Organized August 15, 1862, at Wyanet, in Bureau County, Illinois.

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

Captain.

William J. Brown.... Wyanet, Ill. Commissioned to rank from October 13, 1862. Mustered into service October 13, 1862, at Chicago, Ill. Slightly wounded, in the neck, in battle, October 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Served until the close of the war. Mustered out June 23, 1865, near Louisville, Ky., and paid off and finally discharged July 6, 1865, at Chicago, Ill. P. O., St. Charles, Ill. See his history in the sketch ante.

First Lieutenants.

William Youngson... Wyanet, Ill. Commissioned to rank from October 13, 1862. Mustered into service October 13, 1862, at Chicago, Ill. Resigned Jan. 11, 1864. Died at Aspen, Colo., June 29, 1896. Buried there. See his history in the sketch ante.
Milton Cross....... Wyanet, Ill. Enlisted Aug. 10, 1862, as a private in this Company. Appointed First Sergeant Aug. 15, 1862, on the organization of the Company. Promoted First Lieutenant and commissioned as such to rank from Jan. 11, 1864. Mustered into service as such April 13, 1864. Injured June 28, 1864, severely, in the right ankle, in a collision on the railroad, near Dalton, Ga. Resigned Nov. 3, 1864. Last P. O., Elk City, Kan. Reported as deceased, but the date is unknown.
Wm. L. Garwood..... Fairfield, Ill. Enlisted Aug. 10, 1862, as a private, in this Company. Appointed Sergeant Aug. 15, 1862, on the organization of the Company. Slightly wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Promoted First Lieutenant and commissioned as such to rank from, April 20, 1865. Mustered into service as such May 19, 1865. Served until the close of the war. Mustered out June 23, 1865, near Louisville, Ky., and finally paid off and discharged July 6, 1865, at Chicago, Ill. P. O., New Bedford, Ill.

Second Lieutenant.

Thos. J. Lockwood... Buda, Ill. Commissioned to rank from Oct. 13,1 862. Mustered into service Oct. 13, 1862, at Chicago, Ill. Severely wounded, both eyes being shot out, in battle, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Resigned Jan. 11, 1864, being totally blind. P. O., Buda, Ill. He is one of the leading business men of Buda, Ill., and does many marvelous things, in the way of business, for a blind person. See his history in the sketch ante.

First Lieutenant.

Milton Cross....... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted First Lieutenant. See that title.

Sergeants

Jacob Houck........ Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Captured by the enemy Dec. 25,1862, near Lumpkin's Mill, Miss., while foraging under orders. Died July 6, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.
Stephen A. Triplett.. Buda, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Discharged for disability May 26, 1863.
Wm. L. Garwood..... Fairfield, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted First Lieutenant. See that title.
Emanuel Collins..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Discharged for disability Nov. 8, 1863. Reported deceased, but the date and place are unknown.

Corporals.

Robert Mowry...... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Severely wounded, in the leg, in battle, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Reduced to ranks. Mustered out June 23, 1865.
Jeremiah Brown..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Died Sept. 4, 1863, at St. Louis, Mo. Buried at Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo.
Charles Parsons.... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Discharged for disability March 5, 1863. P. O., Malcom, Iowa.
John Montgomery... Concord, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mortally wounded in battle, in the right leg, and the leg amputated, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Died Oct. 21, 1864, at Rome, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.
George Hamilton.... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Transferred to V. R. C. Sept. 15, 1863. Died at New Bedford, Ill. Buried there. Date unknown.
Thomas Rueble...... Bureau, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Seney, Iowa.
Robert Mosher..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted First Sergeant. Mustered out June 23, 1865. Died Sept. 8, 1871, near Shell City, Mo. Buried there.
James T. Hall....... Wyanet, Ill. Aug 13, 1862. Discharged June 4, 1863. Promoted Captain of Company F, 49th U. S. Colored Infantry. P. O., Wyanet, Ill.

Musicians.

Jesse Clough....... Bureau, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Mustered out June 8, 1865. P. O., Dial, Kan.
Frank Scovill....... Princeton, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Transferred from Company K of this Regiment. See that Company. Mustered out May 31, 1865. Died Feb. 10, 1887, at Blainsburg, Iowa. Buried there.

Wagoners.

Solomon C. Sparks.... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Montrose, Mo.

Privates.

Talcott T. Blood.... Concord, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill. Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
James Batchelor.... Bureau, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Salem, Ore.
Sylvanus Baxter.... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Olney, Wash.
William Baxter...... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., New Bedford, Ill.
John Burling....... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Mayflower, Neb.
Walter H. Bell...... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Absent sick at the date of the muster out of the regiment. P. O., La Porte, Iowa.
Conrad Bode....... Buda, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Slightly wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Captured in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Died in prison Feb. 1, 1864, at Belle Island, Va. Buried there.
John W. Blake...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Died Oct. 24, 1863, at Buda, Ill. Buried there.
Charles M. Bryan.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
Cyrus A. Black...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.
Oliver Cook........ Concord, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Discharged for disability March 25, 1863. P. O., Princeton, Ill.
Alvin B. Chuch...... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 10, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.
Orange Carter..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 11, 1862. Slightly wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Discharged for disability July 23, 1864. Died at Wyanet, Ill. Date unknown. Buried there.
Solomon Carl...... Manteno, Ill. Aug. 11, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Slightly wounded in battle, in the leg, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 23, 1865.
John Churchiill..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 11, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Injured June 28, 1864, left leg badly bruised, in a collision on the railroad, near Dalton, Ga. Absent sick at the date of the muster out of the regiment. P. O., Geneseo, Ill.
Paul Colburn....... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 11, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
Harvey Colburn..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Discharged Jan. 11, 1863.
Hiram Churchill..... Buda, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Transferred to Inv. Corps March 5, 1864. P. O., Geneseo, Ill.
BURNHAM M. DECKER.. Greenville, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Severely wounded in battle, in the leg, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Discharged Sept. 6, 1864, on account of wounds. P. O., St. Joseph, Mo.
Robert S Decker.... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Transferred to Inv. Corps March 5, 1864.
Simeon M. Decker.... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Discharged June 18, 1863. P. O., Lake City, Kan.
Ansel Dimmock...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 12, 1862. Died Dec. 18, 1864, at home. Buried at Princeton, Ill.
LYMAN L. EDDY....... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Belle Plaine, Iowa.
Caleb H. Fleugle.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Galion, Iowa.
John H. Fifield...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Died June 25, 1863, at Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Buried there.
Herman Gilbrath.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Died Nov. 26, 1862, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.
Fredrick Gifford.... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Severely wounded in battle, through the hip, Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Concordia, Kan.
Samuel Garman..... Princeton, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Slightly wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Severely wounded in battle, through the lung, Oct. 5,1 864, at Allatoona, Ga. Discharged June 22, 1865, on account of wounds. P. O., Princeton, Ill.
Tyler Hunt......... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Transferred to 40th Regiment Illinois Vet. Vol. Infantry June 18, 1865. P. O., Rock Island, Ill.
John JARVIS......... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Died July 12, 1863, at Jefferson Barracks, Mo. Buried there.
Mich'l N. Kauffman... Concord, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Little Rock, Ark.
William Karnes...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Injured June 8, 1864, right leg badly bruised, in a collision on the railroad near Dalton, Ga. Killed in 1864, in a collision on a railroad near Lafayette, Ind., while on his way home on furlough.
James H. Larimore... Buda, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Severely wounded in battle May 6, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Mustered out June 23, 1865.
Jonah F. R. Leonard.. Fairfield, Ill. Aug. 13, 1862. Slightly wounded in battle, in the leg, May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Ainsworth, Iowa.
Thos. Lineweaver.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Died Oct. 29, 1863, at Jackson, Tenn.
Nathan A. Lathrop... Manlius, Ill. Aug 14, 1862. Was a prisoner. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., New Bedford, Ill.
Silas H. Little....... Macon, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Saxton, Pa.
James E. Mason..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.
David R. Murphy..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Died June 19, 1863. Buried at Vickburg, Miss.
John C. McDonald... Buda, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Captured in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Slightly wounded, in the finger, in battle Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Killed in battle Oct. 5, 1864, at Allatoona, Ga. Buried at Marietta, Ga.
John O. Milligan..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Discharged for disability Dec. 19, 1863. P. O., Scribner, Neb.
James M. Miller..... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Effingham, Ill.
Thos. H. McMurry... Buda, Ill. Aug. 14, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
Henry C. Marvin..... Jo Daviess County, Ill. Aug. 22, 1862. Deserted Nov. 1, 1862.
Thomas Miller...... Bureau County, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Deserted Nov. 1, 1862.
Napoleon B. Noyes... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Injured June 28, 1864, bruised in a collision on the railroad near Dalton, Ga. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Buda, Ill.
Ezra Osborn....... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Severely wounded, in the leg, in battle, May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Discharged May 27, 1864, on account of wounds. P. O., Creston, Iowa.
Emanuel Renner..... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died in June, 1864, at Huntsville, Ala. Buried at Chattanooga, Tenn.
John Renner........ Greenville, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died March 19, 1863, at Helena, Ark. Buried there.
William Renner...... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Barnum, Ia.
Elijah Spangler..... Walnut, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Promoted Corporal. Slightly wounded, in the side, in battle, Nov. 25, 1863, at Mission Ridge, Tenn. Promoted Sergeant. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Mitchell, South Dakota.
Fred'k Schwartz.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Deserted April 17, 1863. P. O., Oskaloosa, Iowa.
William A. Swope.... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
James Strange...... Wyanet, Ill. Died Nov. 8, 1863, at St. Louis, Mo. Buried at Jefferson Barracks, near St. Louis, Mo.
Samuel Sapp........ Bureau, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered out June 23, 1865. Died Sept. 11, 1879, at Wyanet, Ill. Buried there.
George Stickle..... Manlius, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died Oct. 29, 1862, at Manlius, Ill. Buried there.
Thomas Shay....... Concord, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Mortally wounded in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Died July 18, 1863, of wounds, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.
Warner S. Tilden.... Concord, Ill. Aug. 15,1 862. Promoted Corporal. Mustered out June 23, 1865.
Isaac S. Smith....... Concord, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died April 20, 1863, at St. Louis, Mo. Buried at Jefferson Barracks, near St. Louis, Mo.
Alex Schaffer...... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Transferred to 1st U. S. Calvalry Nov. 1, 1862.
Rufus Tift......... Wyanet, Ill. Aug, 14, 1862. Deserted Aug. 17, 1862.
John S. Werd....... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. No record as to what became of him.
James Winner....... Concord, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died March 14, 1863, at Memphis, Tenn. Buried there.
Jacob Wyatt........ Bureau, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died March 19, 1863, at St. Louis, Mo. Buried at Jefferson Barracks, near St. Louis, Mo.
Quinton Wescott.... Greenville, Ill. Aug. 1862. Slightly wounded in battle May 22, 1863, at Vicksburg, Miss. Injured June 28, 1864, left ankle sprain, in a collision on the railroad near Dalton, Ga. Mustered out June 23, 1865. P. O., Athol, Kan.
Josiah H. Waite..... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Died Jan. 15, 1863, at his home in Buda, Ill. Buried there.
David Wright....... Buda, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Deserted Nov. 1, 1862
Francis B. Wilcox.... Wyanet, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Killed in battle May 16, 1863, at Champion Hill, Miss. Buried at Vicksburg, Miss.
Jacob E Wise....... Concord, Ill. Aug. 15, 1862. Transferred to Inv. Corps Sept. 15, 1863. P. O., Buda, Ill.

Recruits.

Thomas R. Corwin... Peoria, Ill. April 12, 1865. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 8, 1865.
Willoughby H. King.. Shelby County, Ill. Dec. 5, 1864. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.
John Parsons....... Peoria, Ill. April 5, 1865. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.
James Parker....... Peoria, Ill. April 11, 1865. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.
John Ryon......... Peoria, Ill. March 31, 1865. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.
Thomas Ricks....... Place and date not given. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.
John Timmons....... Peoria, Ill. Transferred to 40th Illinois V. V. Infantry June 18, 1865.

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*Explanation: The first place given, in each case, was the residence at the date of enlistment, as stated on the Muster Roll. 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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