43rd Infantry Field and Staff

Complete Listing (includes non-Rock Island soldiers)

 

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank
or Enlistment
Date of Muster Remarks
Colonels        
Raith, Julius Shiloh Sep 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Died Apr 9, 1862 from wounds
received at Shiloh
Engelmann, Adolph Shiloh Apr 12, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 M.O. Dec 31, 1864
Lieutenant Colonels        
Engelmann, Adolph Shiloh Sep 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Promoted
Dengler, Adolph Belleville Apr 12, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 Tr to Field and Staff
as consolidated
Majors        
Dengler, Adolph Belleville Sep 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Promoted
Starkloff, Hugo M Galesburg Apr 7, 1862 Not Mustered Returned - commission
not accepted
Stephani, Charles Belleville Jul 1, 1862 Jul 1, 1862 Resigned Apr 1, 1864
Westerman, Hugo Belleville Apr 1, 1864 Mar 10, 1864 Tr to Field and Staff
as consolidated
Adjutants        
Peetz, John Rock Island Oct 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Pro Captain Co A
Decker, Ernst W   Sep 1, 1862 Not Mustered Not accepted
Wagenfucher, Gustav Bloomington Nov 1, 1862 Nov 1, 1862 Tr to Field and Staff
as consolidated
Quartermaster        
Pothoff, Albert Springfield Sep 18, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 M.O. Dec 16, 1864
Surgeon        
Starkloff, Hugo M Galesburg Oct 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Tr to Field and Staff
as consolidated
1st Assistant Surgeons        
Funk, Julius St Louis, Mo Oct 20, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Resigned Mar 26, 1864
Hartmann, Alexis K O'fallon Jun 17, 1864 Sep 1, 1864 Dis Dec 31, 1864
Chaplains        
Walther, John L Quincy Oct 1, 1861 Dec 16, 1861 Killed Pittsburg TN
Apr 6, 1862
Schmidt, Henry D Mascoutah Feb 27, 1863 May 6, 1863 Resigned Oct 7, 1864