51st Infantry Company H

Complete Listing (includes non-Rock Island soldiers)

 

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank
or Enlistment
Date of Muster Remarks
Captains        
Whitson, John T. Port Byron Mar 1, 1862 Feb 25, 1862 Died Jul 15, 1862
Whitson, Charles B. Port Byron Jul 15, 1862   Resigned Mar 18, 1863
Greenwood, Wm. H. Galva Mar 18, 1863 Jun 12, 1863 M.O. Sep 18, 1865
1st Lieutenants        
Greenwood, Wm. H. Galva Jan 17, 1862 Dec 28, 1861 Promoted
Cole, Osman L. Port Byron Mar 18, 1863 May 29, 1863 Dis Mar 11, 1865
McHenry, Charles H. Phenix Sep 20, 1865 Not Mustered M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Sgt
2nd Lieutenants        
Whitson, Charles B. Port Byron Mar 1, 1862 Feb 25, 1862 Promoted
Cole, Osman L. Port Byron Jul 15, 1862 Dec 13, 1862 Promoted
Trent, Henry C. Port Byron Mar 18, 1863 Jun 12, 1863 Dis Jun 15, 1864 as 1st Sgt
Musicians        
Bell, George Port Byron Dec 16, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Nov 4, 1862
Sloat, Frederick G. Chicago Nov 16, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Nov 4, 1862
Privates        
Abbot, Isaac Cordova Dec 3, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Nov 2, 1862
Abbot, Andrew J. Port Byron Dec 7, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Allen, Stephen J. Port Byron Nov 30, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Sep 25, 1865;
was prisoner
Bowker, Millard F. Port Byron Dec 11, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Bishop, William H. Port Byron Nov 30, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died Chicago Jan 30, 1862
Bunnell, Calvin J. Port Byron Dec 5, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Burgland, Jonas Victoria Nov 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Curtis, Edwin P. Port Byron Dec 13, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Case, John Port Byron Dec 21, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 13, 1865
Cole, Osman L. Port Byron Nov 26, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Pro Sgt and 2nd Lieut,
Com 1st Lieut; Dis as
2nd Lieut Mar 11, 1865
Corwin, Aaron A. Chicago Jan 28, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Died Nashville Nov 4, 1862
Donnelly, Hugh West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Davis, David Coetown Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died St. Louis Sep 22, 1862
Dunn, George Port Byron Dec 16, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died Corinth Jul 18, 1862
Day, Josiah W. Port Byron Dec 12, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Jan 12, 1865 as Sgt
Durbin, Phillip Owaneco Dec 26, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Durbin, John Owaneco Dec 26, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Eli, Ellison West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Franks, Erastus H. Port Byron Dec 11, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Charges of des'n removed
From, Erick Victoria Dec 27, 1861 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Farnsworth, Charles Sheffield Dec 9, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Genung, Lewis F. Port Byron Dec 5, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Gibson, Henry T. Port Byron Dec 18, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Golden, Benjamin F. Port Byron Dec 9, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Gregg, Thomas C. Camp Douglas Dec 28, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Glunt, Benjamin F. Port Byron Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Sep 23, 1862
Harrington, Eli P. Galva Oct 29, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Imes, Thomas Pleasant Grove Jan 10, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Jacobs, Cyrus Bradford Jan 10, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Johnson, Ebenezer Zuma Township Jan 8, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Dis Apr 7, 1862;
worthlessness
Johnson, Jacob Victoria Feb 10, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Jack, Alexander N. Port Byron Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Johnson, James Victoria Dec 28, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
King, George Coetown Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Aug 1864
Kelley, Daniel Port Byron Dec 28, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Kinsman, Newell Wyanet Oct 25, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865 as Sgt
Kinnerman, James West Jersey Jan 11, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Kennedy, James West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Lindy, William Victoria Feb 9, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Captured Sep 19, 1863; died
Lansdown, Kiser A. Port Byron Dec 6, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died Nashville
Nov 4, 1862; wounds
Linde, Lewis Victoria Dec 18, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Mee, William H. Zuma Township Dec 10, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died Andersonville Pris
Aug 20, 1864; Gr. 6266
Miller, Jerry Port Byron Dec 10, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Metzar, Marcellus R. Port Byron Dec 7, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
McHenry, Charles H. Phoenix Dec 28, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Miltard, Milton D. Victoria Oct 29, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Moss, Sordus B. Victoria Oct 29, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Martain, John Victoria Oct 29, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Jul 14, 1862
Mosher, Palmer Victoria Dec 22, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Minard, Adolphus P. Victoria Jan 25, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 M.O. Feb 17, 1865
McKillup, Alexander Chicago Jan 28, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Nicholson, William F. Coe Town Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Newton, Charles W. Wyoming Nov 1, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865 as Cpl
Phillis, Hugh Port Byron Dec 10, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Aug 1864
Peve, Joseph West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Riggins, Sylvester B. Victoria Jan 12, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Reed, David U. Coe Town Dec 4, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Ramsey, Thomas Port Byron Dec 12, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Tr to V.R.C. Aug 1865
Rowland, Robert Port Byron Dec 6, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865 as Sgt
Rotliff, John Zuma Township Dec 7, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died or Dis Nov 5, 1862
Rosa, William Victoria Oct 29, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died Big Springs MS
Jul 14, 1862
Sturdivan, Charles Port Byron Dec 8, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Sheppard, James Port Byron Dec 12, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Spaid, George Port Byron Dec 16, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Scott, William O. Truro Dec 13, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Died or Dis Aug 7, 1862
Sturdivan, George Port Byron Dec 19, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
Sturm, Anthony Pleasant Grove Jan 10, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Sweeney, Edwin P. Victoria Dec 23, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Charges of des'n removed
Shockly, Solomon R. West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Deserted Oct 1, 1862
Sinnerman, David West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Tuck, William M. Chicago Jan 28, 1862 Feb 27, 1862  
Tuthill, Richard Victoria Dec 28, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Feb 28, 1865
Trent, Henry C. Port Byron Dec 9, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Pro 1st Sgt, Com 2nd
Lieut but not mustered
Vanderburg, Hubbard Port Byron Dec 10, 1861 Dec 28, 1861  
White, William F. Zuma Township Dec 8, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis May 13, 1862; disability
Withrow, James N. Phoenix, RI Nov 26, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 M.O. Jan 5, 1865
Wolf, Leonard Victoria Dec 25, 1861 Dec 28, 1861 Dis Apr 7, 1862
Ward, Paul West Jersey Jan 29, 1862 Feb 27, 1862 Re-enlisted as Veteran
Veterans        
Bunnell, Calvin J. Port Byron Feb 6, 1864 Feb 12, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Cpl
Bowker, Millard F. Port Byron Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865
Durbin, John Taylorville Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. May 30, 1865
as Cpl; prisoner war
Eli, Ellison Toulon Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Cpl
From, Erick West Jersey Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Sgt
Golden, Benjamin F. Aurora Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Sgt
Genung, Lewis F. Rapid City Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Jun 13, 1865 as Sgt
Imes, Thomas Pleasant Green Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 Tr to V.R.C., M.O.
Nov 11, 1865
Jacobs, Cyrus Bradford Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Sgt
McHenry, Charles H. Phoenix Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 Pro 1st Sgt, Com 1st
Lieut but not mustered
Nicholson, William F. Hoctown Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Cpl
Sturm, Anthony Osceola Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. Sep 25, 1865 as Sgt
Ward, Paul West Jersey Jan 1, 1864 Feb 8, 1864 M.O. May 30, 1865;
prisoner war
Recruit        
Gregg, Daniel H.   Mar 24, 1863 Jun 29, 1863 M.O. May 23, 1865