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BILLINGS, Dana D.


Submitted by Irene Wendel

Dana D. Billings, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted 1 year, 1st Heavy Artillery, 02 Sept 1864 Mustered Out on 26 June 1865 with Co. at Washington, D. C. Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion, published 1886 and from the Archives, Madison, WI from the Manuscript reading room on Dana D. Billings. Description: Age 43 Married - Blue eyes- Black hair - Fair complexion 5' 5-1/4" Farmer, Born in Windsor County, New York Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 1st Heavy Artillery Battery Date of Organization: Information Not Submitted Muster Date: Sept 2, 1864 at Janesville, Wisconsin Regiment Type: Heavy Artillery Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded Officers: Information Not Submitted Officers Died of Disease or Accident: Information Not Submitted Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: Information Not Submitted Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: Information Not Submitted Regimental History: Information Not Submitted Battles Fought Information Not Submitted Soldier's Death Date and Burial Place: Nov. 15, 1882, buried Olin Cemetery, Adams Co. WI



CARTER, Hiram


Hiram Carter, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted 1st LA Reg., 09 Sept 1861 Mustered Out on 11 October 1864 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion, published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 1st Light Artillery Battery Date of Organization: 10 October 1861 Muster Date: 18 July 1865 Regiment Type: Light Artillery Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded Officers: 0 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 1 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 5 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 22 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Chickasaw Bayou, Mississippi Battle at Clinton, Louisiana Battle at Cumberland Gap, Tennessee on 17 September 1862 Battle at Barbersville, Kentucky on 18 September 1862 Battle at Port Gibson, Mississippi on 01 May 1863 Battle at Raymond, Mississippi on 15 May 1863 Battle at Black River, Mississippi on 17 May 1863 Battle at Raymond, Mississippi on 18 May 1863 Battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 27 June 1863 Battle at Red River, Arkansas on 03 May 1864



CHRYSTIE, John


John P Chrystie, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted G Co. 2nd Inf Reg. WI at Richmond, VA on 20 May 1861 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 2nd Infantry Regiment Date of Organizaton: 11 June 1861 Muster Date: 02 July 1864 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 10 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 0 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 228 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 77 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Lower Machodoc, Virginia Battle at Sulphur Springs, Virginia Battle at Blackburn's Ford, Virginia on 18 July 1861 Battle at Bull Run, Virginia on 21 July 1861 Battle on 15 July 1862 Battle at Beaver Dam, Virginia on 04 August 1862 Battle at Beaver Dam, Virginia on 06 August 1862 Battle at Mattapony Run, Virginia on 06 August 1862 Battle at Catlett's Station, Virginia on 20 August 1862 Battle at Rappahannock Station, Virginia on 21 August 1862 Battle on 22 August 1862 Battle at White Sulphur Springs, Virginia on 26 August 1862 Battle at Gainesville, Virginia on 28 August 1862 Battle at 2nd Bull Run, Virginia on 30 August 1862 Battle on 02 September 1862 Battle at South Mountain, Maryland on 14 September 1862 Battle at Antietam, Maryland on 17 September 1862 Battle on 23 September 1862 Battle at Fredericksburg, Virginia on 13 December 1862 Battle on 06 January 1863 Battle on 29 April 1863 Battle at Chancellorsville, Virginia on 03 May 1863 Battle at Beverly Ford, Virginia on 09 June 1863 Battle at Lexington, Virginia on 09 June 1863 Battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on 01 July 1863 Battle at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania on 03 July 1863 Battle at Morrisville, Virginia on 07 November 1863 Battle on 05 May 1864 Battle at Wilderness, Virginia on 05 May 1864 Battle at Spotsylvania Court House, Virginia on 10 May 1864 Battle on 15 May 1864 Battle at North Anna River, Virginia on 15 May 1864 Battle on 20 June 1864 Battle on 19 August 1864 Battle on 21 August 1864 Battle at Hatcher's Run, Virginia on 27 October 1864


FORSYTH, Charles C.


Charles C Forsyth, Corporal, Union Promoted to Full Sargeant Served Wisconsin Enlisted D Co. 10th Inf Reg. WI 20 Sept 1861 Killed at Perryville, KY on 08 October 1862 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 10th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 14 October 1861 Muster Date: 25 October 1864 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 5 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 1 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 91 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 147 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Bellefonte, Alabama Battle at Pulaski, Tennessee Battle at Paint Rock Bridge, Alabama on 28 April 1862 Battle on 03 May 1862 Battle on 14 May 1862 Battle on 15 May 1862 Battle on 04 June 1862 Battle on 02 July 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 04 July 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 22 August 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 23 August 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 30 August 1862 Battle on 31 August 1862 Battle at Chaplin Hills, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Perryville, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Nolensville, Tennessee on 26 December 1862 Battle at Stones River, Tennessee on 31 December 1862 Battle at Hoover's Gap, Tennessee on 24 June 1863 Battle at Woodville, Alabama on 02 July 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 19 September 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 20 September 1863 Battle on 02 October 1863 Battle on 09 October 1863 Battle at Tunnel Hill, Georgia on 07 May 1864 Battle at Lay's Ferry, Georgia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Allatoona Hills, Georgia on 03 June 1864 Battle on 18 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 02 July 1864 Battle at Chattahoochee River, Georgia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia on 22 July 1864 Battle on 14 August 1864 Battle on 15 September 1864

 

FRANKLIN, Harvey


Harvey Franklin, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted B Co. 2nd Cav Reg. WI 05 January 1864 Mustered Out at Austin, TX on 15 November 1865 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 2nd Cavalry Regiment Date of Organization: 12 March 1862 Muster Date: 15 Nov 1865 Regiment Type: Cavalry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 0 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 4 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 24 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 284 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Helena, Arkansas Battle on 23 March 1862 Battle at Yellville, Arkansas on 29 June 1862 Battle on 10 August 1862 Battle at Delta, Mississippi on 11 August 1862 Battle at Delta, Mississippi on 12 August 1862 Battle on 26 November 1862 Battle on 04 December 1862 Battle on 05 December 1862 Battle at Louisiana Grange, Arkansas on 30 December 1862 Battle at Springfield, Missouri on 08 January 1863 Battle at Arkansas on 12 January 1863 Battle at Helena, Arkansas on 12 January 1863 Battle at Lick Creek, Arkansas on 12 January 1863 Battle on 15 January 1863 Battle at Jackson, Mississippi on 12 July 1863 Battle on 15 July 1863 Battle at Jackson, Mississippi on 16 July 1863 Battle at Red Bone, Mississippi on 13 September 1863 Battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 13 September 1863 Battle at Red Bone Church, Mississippi on 25 September 1863 Battle at Big Black River, Mississippi on 10 October 1863 Battle at Jackson, Mississippi on 08 February 1864 Battle at Big Black River, Mississippi on 28 February 1864 Battle at Red Bone, Mississippi on 02 March 1864 Battle at Big Black, Mississippi on 08 March 1864 Battle on 10 March 1864 Battle at Big Black, Mississippi on 10 March 1864 Battle at Red Bone, Mississippi on 21 April 1864 Battle on 26 May 1864 Battle at Maries County, Missouri on 26 May 1864 Battle at Rolla, Missouri on 26 May 1864 Battle at Lake City, Arkansas on 15 June 1864 Battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 04 July 1864 Battle at Clinton, Mississippi on 05 July 1864 Battle at Grand Gulf, Missouri on 16 July 1864 Battle at Yazoo City, Mississippi on 01 December 1864

GREEN George Bernard


Contributed by Jaimee Hedlund
George Benard Green was born April 1, 1822 in N.Y., died Sept.14, 1863 from dysentry in Helena, Arkansas. He enlisted Aug.20, 1862, from Plainville, Adams, Wis. Mustard in Sept.14, 1862 with Company K, 25th Infantry Wisconsin.
Union Wisconsin Volunteers, 25th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry
Organized at LaCrosse, Wis., and mustered in September 14, 1862. Ordered to St. Paul, Minn., September 19, and assigned to duty on northwestern frontier at New Ulm and other points in Minnesota till November. Marched to Winona, Wis., 300 miles, November 27- December 13. Moved to Camp Randall, Wis., and duty there till February, 1863. Left State for Cairo, Ill., February 17, thence moved to Columbus, Ky., and duty there till April. Attached to District of Columbus, Ky., 6th Division, 16th Army Corps, Army of the Tennessee, to May, 1863. 3rd Brigade, Kimball's Provisionai Division, 16th Army Corps, to July, 1863. 3rd Brigade, Kimball's Division, District of Eastern Arkansas, to August, 1863. Helena, Ark., 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Army of Arkansas, to January, 1864. District of Eastern Arkansas, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, January, 1864. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, 16th Army Corps, Army of the Tennessee, to March, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 16th Army Corps, to September, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 17th Army Corps, to June, 1865. SERVICE.-Moved to Cape Girardeau, Mo., April 27, 1863, thence to Memphis, Tenn., and to Young's Point, La., May 31-June 4. Moved to Haines' Bluff June 16, thence to Snyder's Bluff and duty there till July 25. Siege of Vicksburg , Miss., June 4 to July 4. Expedition to Greenville June 25-July 1. Gaines' Landing, Ark., June 28. Ordered to Helena, Ark., July 25, and duty there till February 1, 1864. Moved to Vicksburg February 1. Meridian Campaign February 3-March 2. Moved to Cairo, Ill., thence to Waterloo, Ala., and march to Decatur via Florence, Athens and Mooresville March 10-April 16. Operations against Forest March 16-April 14. Atlanta (Ga.) Campaign May 1 to September 8. Demonstrations on Resaca May 8-13. Sugar Valley near Resaca May 9. Battle of Resaca , May 14-15. Advance on Dallas May 18-25. Operations on line of Pumpkin Vine Creek and battles about Dallas , New Hope Church and Allatoona Hills May 25-June 5. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. Assault on Kenesaw Mountain June 27. Nickajack Creek July 2-5. Ruff's Mills July 3-4. Chattahoochie River July 5-17. Decatur and battle of Atlanta, July 22. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 25-30. Battle of Jonesboro , August 31-September 1. Lovejoy Station September 2-6. Operations against Hood in North Georgia and North Alabama September 29-November 3. March to the sea November 15-December 10. Montieth Swamp December 9. Siege of Savannah December 10-21. Campaign of the Carolinas January to April, 1865. Reconnoissance to Salkehatchie River, S. C., January 20. Rivers and Broxton Bridges, Salkehatchie River, S. C., February 2. Salkehatchie Swamp , February 2-5. River's Bridge February 3. Columbia February 16-17. Battle of Bentonville, N. C., March 19-21. Occupation of Goldsboro March 24. Advance on Raleigh April 10-14. Occupation of Raleigh April 14. Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army. March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 19. Grand Review May 24. Mustered out June 7, 1865. Regiment lost during service 3 Officers and 46 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 7 Officers and 402 Enlisted men by disease. Total 460.



JACOBUS, James F.


James F. Jacobus, Corporal, Union Residence: White Creek, Adams Co. Enlisted September 28, 1861 Name of Regiment: Co. H, 11th Wisconsin Infantry Mustered out November 18, 1864 Source: Ken Box, and National Archives Service and Pension Papers To contact Ken: See Contributor's Page Battle Port Gibson, May 1, 1863 Battle of Champion's Hill, May 16, 1863 Battle of Big Black River, May 17, 1863 Siege of Vicksburg, May 18 - July 4, 1863 Siege of Jackson, July 10 - 17, 1863



JACOBUS, William H.


William H. Jacobus, Sargeant, Union Residence: White Creek, Adams County Enlisted September 20, 1861 Name of Regiment: Co. H, 11th Wisconsin Infantry, Union Sergeant Wounded in the Siege of Vicksburg and died May 27, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Source: Ken Box, and National Archives Service and Pension Papers To contact Ken: See Contributor's Page Battle of Port Gibson, May 1, 1863 Battle of Champion's Hill, May 16, 1863 Battle of Big Black River, May 17, 1863 Siege of Vicksburg, May 18 - July 4, 1863

 

KANE, William D


William D Kane, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted K Co. 12th Inf Reg. WI 17 November 1861 Deserted on 01 January 1862 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 12th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 01 October 1861 Muster Date: 20 July 1865 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 3 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 3 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 93 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 224 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Big Shanty, Georgia Battle at Decatur, Georgia Battle at Wartrace, Tennessee Battle at Holly Springs, Mississippi on 29 November 1862 Battle on 25 December 1862 Battle on 28 January 1863 Battle at Germantown, Pennsylvania on 13 March 1863 Battle at Coldwater, Mississippi on 09 April 1863 Battle at Hernando, Mississippi on 18 April 1863 Battle at Grand Gulf, Mississippi on 29 April 1863 Battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 18 June 1863 Battle at Vicksburg, Mississippi on 21 June 1863 Battle at Bolton, Mississippi on 04 February 1864 Battle at Decatur, Alabama on 12 February 1864 Battle at Rome, Georgia on 03 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 15 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 16 June 1864 Battle at Atlanta Campaign on 18 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 23 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 30 June 1864 Battle at Nickajack Creek, Georgia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Nickajack Creek, Georgia on 08 July 1864 Battle at Nickajack Creek, Georgia on 09 July 1864 Battle at Chattahoochee River, Georgia on 13 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 15 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 21 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 22 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 23 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 28 July 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 31 July 1864 Battle on 04 August 1864 Battle on 06 August 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 11 August 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 12 August 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 14 August 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 16 August 1864 Battle at Atlanta, Georgia on 17 August 1864 Battle on 21 August 1864 Battle on 23 August 1864 Battle on 26 August 1864 Battle at Jonesboro, Georgia on 31 August 1864 Battle at Lovejoy Station, Georgia on 02 September 1864 Battle at Lovejoy Station, Georgia on 03 September 1864 Battle at Lovejoy Station, Georgia on 04 September 1864 Battle at Marietta, Georgia on 05 September 1864 Battle at Georgia on 20 November 1864 Battle on 07 December 1864 Battle at Savannah, Georgia on 19 December 1864 Battle at Pocotaligo, South Carolina on 14 January 1865 Battle at Salkehatchie, South Carolina on 28 January 1865 Battle at Pocotaligo, South Carolina on 30 January 1865 Battle at Columbia, South Carolina on 19 February 1865 Battle at Columbia, South Carolina on 21 February 1865 Battle at Fayetteville, North Carolina on 11 March 1865 Battle at Bentonville, North Carolina on 18 March 1865

LEVINGS, Noah


Submitted by Gretchen Levings--to contact Gretchen, find her address on the contributors page. Noah Levings, Private, Union, Wi. 37th Regiment Co. C Date of entry- March 31, 1864 Friendship, Adams, WI. Mustered out- July 27, 1865 Souce: Pension Papers, Leavens name including Levings, by Philo F. Levings- 1899, Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion-1886 37th REGIMENT INFANTRY Organized at Madison, Wi. April 9, 1864. Left state for Washington, D.C., April 28 [Co`s "A to F"] two more companies, "H and I," join at Maryland Heights May 17. Duty at Washington, D.C. until May 30. Moved to White House, Va. May 30-June 1, and guard duty there until June 10. Guard supply train to Cold Harbor, June 10. Attached to Casey`s Brigade, 22nd Army Corps, to June, 1864. Ist Brigade, 3rd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomoc, to September, 1864, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to July, 1865. SERVICE: Movement across the James River to Petersburg, Va., June 12-15. Assaults on Petersburg June 16-18. Seige of Petersburg June 16, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Mine explosion, Petersburg, July 30, 1864. Weldon railroad August 18-21. Poplar Springs Church, September 29-October 2. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher`s Run, October 27-28. Fort Stedman, Petersburg, March 25, 1865. Appomattox Campaign, March 28-April 9. Assault on and fall of Petersburg, April 2. Occupation of Petersburg, April 3. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Moved to Washington, D.C., April 21-24. Grand review May 23. Provost duty at Washington and Alexandria until July. Mustered out July 26, 1865. Regiment lost during service 7 officers and 149 enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 89 enlisted men by disease, total 247. Noah Levings died December 1870 at New Richmond, St. Croix, Wisconsin from injuries and illness from his Civil War service.


MOREY, Henry


Henry Morey, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted D Co. 10th Inf Reg. WI, 12 September 1861 Killed at Chickamauga, GA on 19 September 1863 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 10th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 14 October 1861 Muster Date: 25 October 1864 Source: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 5 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 1 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 91 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 147 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Bellefonte, Alabama Battle at Pulaski, Tennessee Battle at Paint Rock Bridge, Alabama on 28 April 1862 Battle on 03 May 1862 Battle on 14 May 1862 Battle on 15 May 1862 Battle on 04 June 1862 Battle on 02 July 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 04 July 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 22 August 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 23 August 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 30 August 1862 Battle on 31 August 1862 Battle at Chaplin Hills, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Perryville, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Nolensville, Tennessee on 26 December 1862 Battle at Stones River, Tennessee on 31 December 1862 Battle at Hoover's Gap, Tennessee on 24 June 1863 Battle at Woodville, Alabama on 02 July 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 19 September 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 20 September 1863 Battle on 02 October 1863 Battle on 09 October 1863 Battle at Tunnel Hill, Georgia on 07 May 1864 Battle at Lay's Ferry, Georgia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Allatoona Hills, Georgia on 03 June 1864 Battle on 18 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 02 July 1864 Battle at Chattahoochee River, Georgia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia on 22 July 1864 Battle on 14 August 1864 Battle on 15 September 1864


PALMER, Ezra W


Ezra W Palmer, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted G Co. 19th Inf Reg. WI, 16 Sept 1862 Discharged disability on 24 March 1864 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 30 April 1862 Muster Date: 09 August 1865 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 2 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 3 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 41 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 115 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Newbern, North Carolina Battle at Petersburg, Virginia Battle on 22 April 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 11 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 13 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 15 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 16 May 1864 Battle at Proctor's Creek, Virginia on 16 May 1864 Battle at Cold Harbor, Virginia on 01 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 17 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 22 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 25 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 29 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 30 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 03 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 10 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 12 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 13 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 17 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 20 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 21 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 29 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 07 August 1864 Battle at Fair Oaks, Virginia on 27 October 1864



PERRY, Samuel L


Samuel L Perry, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted G Co. 19th Inf Reg. WI 16 September 1862 Mustered Out on 29 June 1865 Transferred on 01 May 1865from Company G to Company D Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 19th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 30 April 1862 Muster Date: 09 August 1865 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 2 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 3 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 41 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 115 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Newbern, North Carolina Battle at Petersburg, Virginia Battle on 22 April 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 11 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 13 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 15 May 1864 Battle at Drury's Bluff, Virginia on 16 May 1864 Battle at Proctor's Creek, Virginia on 16 May 1864 Battle at Cold Harbor, Virginia on 01 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 17 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 22 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 25 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 29 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 30 June 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 03 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 10 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 12 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 13 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 17 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 20 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 21 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 29 July 1864 Battle at Petersburg, Virginia on 07 August 1864 Battle at Fair Oaks, Virginia on 27 October 1864



RIDER, Erwin


Contributed by Jaimee Hedlund
Erwin Rider enlisted Nov.18, 1861 and mustered in Jan.31,1862. Company E, 16th Infantry Division 6. He died April 6 at the Battle of Shiloh in TN. He is buried at the Shiloh National Cemetery in Arkansas in a semi circle with 5 other mates. They were the Flag Bearers. He was married to Susan Lathrop.



SLY, Joseph C


Joseph C Sly, Private, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted D Co. 10th Inf Reg. WI, 05 Sept 1861 Discharged disability on 14 April 1862 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 10th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 14 October 1861 Muster Date: 25 October 1864 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 5 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 1 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 91 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 147 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Bellefonte, Alabama Battle at Pulaski, Tennessee Battle at Paint Rock Bridge, Alabama on 28 April 1862 Battle on 03 May 1862 Battle on 14 May 1862 Battle on 15 May 1862 Battle on 04 June 1862 Battle on 02 July 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 04 July 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 22 August 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 23 August 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 30 August 1862 Battle on 31 August 1862 Battle at Chaplin Hills, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Perryville, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Nolensville, Tennessee on 26 December 1862 Battle at Stones River, Tennessee on 31 December 1862 Battle at Hoover's Gap, Tennessee on 24 June 1863 Battle at Woodville, Alabama on 02 July 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 19 September 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 20 September 1863 Battle on 02 October 1863 Battle on 09 October 1863 Battle at Tunnel Hill, Georgia on 07 May 1864 Battle at Lay's Ferry, Georgia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Allatoona Hills, Georgia on 03 June 1864 Battle on 18 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 02 July 1864 Battle at Chattahoochee River, Georgia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia on 22 July 1864 Battle on 14 August 1864 Battle on 15 September 1864



WEBSTER, Almon


Contributed by Jaimee Hedlund
Almon Webster, son of David and Catherine (Woodruff) Webster, of Ohio. Born Dec.26, 1834 in Geouga, Ohio. Enlisted in the War in 1861, mustered in on Jan.31, 1862. He enlisted as a Corporal, in Company E, the 16th Regiment, 6th Division. He was injured on April 6th, 1862 and later sent to Keokuk,Iowa, Union Military Hospital, where he died 20 days later on April 26, 1862. He was in "The Battle of Shiloh" Tn. when he sustained a shoulder wound. He was promoted to Full Sergent. He is buried in White Cemetery, near Coloma, Wisconsin. He lived in Richfield,Adams County with his wife Rosella Ruth Lathrop. They had 2 children in this County. Almon Jr. 1861, Katherine 1862. History and Activity of the 16th Regiment, Wisconsin Infantry HISTORY-Organized at Madison, Wis., and mustered in January 31, 1862. Left State for St. Louis, Mo., March 13, thence moved to Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., March 14-20. Attached to 1st Brigade, 6th Division, Army of the Tennessee, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 6th Division, District of Corinth, Miss., to November, 1862. 1st Brigade, 6th Division, Left Wing 13th Army Corps (Old), Dept. of the Tennessee, to December, 1862. 1st Brigade, 6th Division, 16th Army Corps, to January, 1863. 1st Brigade 6th Division, 17th Army Corps, to September, 1863. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 17th Army Corps, to April, 1864. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 17th Army Corps, to July, 1865. SERVICE.-Battle of Shiloh, Tenn., April 6-7, 1862. Advance on and siege of Corinth, Miss., April 29-May 30. Duty at Corinth till September 17. Battle of Corinth, Miss., October 3-4. Pursuit to Ripley October 5-12. Ordered to Grand Junction November 2 and duty there till November 28. Grant's Central Mississippi Campaign. Operations on the Mississippi Central Railroad to December 28. Moved to Moscow and duty along Memphis & Charleston Railroad till January 10, 1863. Moved to Memphis, Tenn., January 10, thence to Young's Point, La., January 17, and to Lake Providence March 8. Action at Old River, Lake Providence, February 10. Provost duty at Lake Providence till August. Pin Hook and Caledonia Bayou. Macon, May 10. Expedition to Mechanicsburg May 26-June 4. Near Lake Providence June 9. Moved to Red Bone Church August 1 and duty there till February 5, 1864. Garrison duty at Vicksburg till March 4. Veterans on furlough March and April. Non-veterans on duty at Vicksburg till April 5, then joined Regiment at Cairo, Ill. Veterans moved to Cairo, Ill., April 20-22. Moved to Clifton, Tenn., May 4, thence march to Ackworth, Ga. via Huntsville and Decatur, Ala., and Rome, Ga., May 5-June 8. Atlanta (Ga.) Campaign June 8-September 8. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. Brush Mountain June 15. Assault on Kenesaw Mountain June 27. Nickajack Creek July 2-5. Howell's Ferry July 5. Chattahoochie River July 5-17. Leggett's or Bald Hill July 20-21. Battle of Atlanta July 22. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25. Ezra Chapel July 28. Flank movement on Jonesboro August 25-30. Battle of Jonesboro August 31-September 1. Lovejoy Station September 2-6. Operations against Hood in North Georgia and North Alabama September 29-November 3. March to the sea November 15-December 10. Siege of Savannah December 10-21. Campaign of the Carolinas January to April, 1865. Pocotaligo, S. C., January 14. Reconnoissance to Salkehatchie River January 25. Barker┐s Mills, Whippy Swamp, February 1. Salkehatchie Swamp February 2-5. Binnaker's Bridge, South Edisto, February 9. Orangeburg February 11-12. Columbia February 16-17. Averysboro , N. C., March 16. Battle of Bentonville March 19-21. Occupation of Goldsboro March 24. Advance on Raleigh April 10-14. Occupation of Raleigh April 14. Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army. March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 19. Grand Review May 24. Moved to Louisville, Ky., June 7. Mustered out July 12, 1865. Regiment lost during service 6 Officers and 141 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 4 Officers and 248 Enlisted men by disease. Total 399.





WINCHELL, Topping S


Topping S Winchell, Corporal, Union Served Wisconsin Enlisted D Co. 10th Inf Reg. WI, 24 September 1861 Discharged disability on 02 October 1862 Source: Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers: War of the Rebellion Published 1886 Name of Regiment: Wisconsin 10th Infantry Regiment Date of Organization: 14 October 1861 Muster Date: 25 October 1864 Regiment Type: Infantry Officers Killed or Mortally Wounded: 5 Officers Died of Disease or Accident: 1 Enlisted Killed or Mortally Wounded: 91 Enlisted Died of Disease or Accident: 147 Regimental History Battles Fought Battle at Bellefonte, Alabama Battle at Pulaski, Tennessee Battle at Paint Rock Bridge, Alabama on 28 April 1862 Battle on 03 May 1862 Battle on 14 May 1862 Battle on 15 May 1862 Battle on 04 June 1862 Battle on 02 July 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 04 July 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 22 August 1862 Battle at Mud Creek, Alabama on 23 August 1862 Battle at Larkinsville, Alabama on 30 August 1862 Battle on 31 August 1862 Battle at Chaplin Hills, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Perryville, Kentucky on 08 October 1862 Battle at Nolensville, Tennessee on 26 December 1862 Battle at Stones River, Tennessee on 31 December 1862 Battle at Hoover's Gap, Tennessee on 24 June 1863 Battle at Woodville, Alabama on 02 July 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 19 September 1863 Battle at Chickamauga, Georgia on 20 September 1863 Battle on 02 October 1863 Battle on 09 October 1863 Battle at Tunnel Hill, Georgia on 07 May 1864 Battle at Lay's Ferry, Georgia on 14 May 1864 Battle at Allatoona Hills, Georgia on 03 June 1864 Battle on 18 June 1864 Battle at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia on 02 July 1864 Battle at Chattahoochee River, Georgia on 05 July 1864 Battle at Peach Tree Creek, Georgia on 22 July 1864 Battle on 14 August 1864 Battle on 15 September 1864

 
   
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