27th 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        
Buford, Napoleon B Rock Island Aug 10, 1861 Aug 10, 1861 App Brig Gen Apr 15, 1862
Harrington, Fazilo A Erie Apr 16, 1862   Died of wounds received at
Stone River Jan 1, 1863
Miles, Jonathan R Miles' Station Jan 1, 1863 Feb 23, 1863 Resigned Apr 28, 1864
Schmitt, William A Quincy Apr 28, 1864   M.O. Sep 20, 1864
Lieutenant Colonels        
Harrington, Fazilo A Erie Aug 10, 1861 Aug 10, 1861 Promoted Colonel
Miles, Jonathan R Miles' Station Apr 16, 1862 May 15, 1862 Promoted Colonel
Schmitt, William A Quincy Jan 1, 1863 Feb 23, 1863 Promoted Colonel
Majors        
Wilson, Hall Springfield Aug 10, 1861 Aug 10, 1861 Tr 5th Cav Dec 12, 1861
Miles, Jonathan R Miles' Station Dec 18, 1861 Jan 10, 1862 Promoted
Schmitt, William A Quincy Apr 15, 1862 Jun 27, 1862 Promoted
Rust, Henry A Chicago Jan 1, 1863 Feb 23, 1863 M.O. Sep 20, 1864
Adjutants        
Rust, Henry A Chicago Aug 12, 1861   Pro Cpt Co F
Sheldon, Simeon   Nov 1, 1862 Jan 10, 1863 Dismissed Feb 1, 1864
Martin, John P Brighton Feb 1, 1864 May 5, 1864 M.O. Sep 20, 1864
Quartermaster        
Sears, David B Moline Aug 10, 1861 Aug 10, 1861 M.O. Sep 20, 1864
Surgeon        
Bowman, Edward H Edington Sep 11, 1861 Sep 11, 1861 M.O. Sep 20, 1864
1st Assistant Surgeon        
Barrell, Henry C Springfield Aug 26, 1861 Aug 26, 1861 Pro Surg 38th IL Reg
2nd Assistant Surgeon        
Dickeroff, A J   Dec 22, 1862 Feb 22, 1863 M.O. Sep 20, 1864
Chaplain        
McMasters, S Young Palmyra Sep 4, 1861 Dec 1, 1862 M.O. from Jul 16, 1862 at
which time he was
appointed Army Chaplain