65th Infantry Company B
Complete Listing (includes non-Rock Island soldiers)

 

Name and Rank Residence Date of Rank
or Enlistment
Date of Muster Remarks
Captain        
Montgomery, Robert S Edington Mar 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. to date18 Apr 1865
1st Lientenants        
Ballard, James W Andalusia Feb 13, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Resigned 31 Mar 1863
Jones, Henry H Buffalo Prairie Apr 1, 1863 Apr 1, 1863 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
2nd Lieutenants        
Jones, Henry H Buffalo Prairie Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Promoted
McHenry, Hiram Deanington Apr 1, 1863 May 16, 1863 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
1st Sergeant        
Ekstrom, Axel F Andalusia Feb 10, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Pro 1st Lieut Co G
Sergeants        
McHenry, Hiram Deanington Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Prom. 2nd Lieutenant
Briggs, Robert Pre-emption Jan 28, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Hiers, Henry New Boston Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Bardwell, James Edington Feb 19, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Corporals        
West, Thomas J Pre-emption Feb 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Disch. 4 Nov 1863 to accept
com. in 16th E. Tenn.
Colored Regiment
Kyle, Charles W Orion Feb 24, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Kasenburg, John Viola Feb 10, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 25 Mar 1865
Bristol, Cyrus B Viola Feb 20, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Jones, David Andalusia Feb 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Pinkerton, John M Viola Feb 3, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Hoover, Williamson Viola Feb 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 21 Mar 1865
Ellis, Daniel New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Reported as Deserter
14 Aug 1864
Musicians       Aug 14, 1864
Stephens, Daniel H L Peru Apr 11, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 Deserted 14 Dec 1862
Darling, Charles Cleveland Feb 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Wagoner        
Doty, Wilson Wheeling Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Privates        
Anderson, George W Orion Feb 24, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Ballard, John H Andalusia Feb 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Bovee, William Viola Feb 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Blakely, Edward Pre-emption Jan 28, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Bolton, George Viola Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Discharged 16 Jan 1863
Bellows, William S Kewanee Mar 4, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Brownlee, George W Camden Feb 26, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Brown, Henry Rock Island Co Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Head shaved, drum’ed out
of Camp Douglas Ill.,
30 Jun 1862
Brown, Leonard Morristown Mar 29, 1862 Apr 14, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Banes, William Kirk New Boston Apr 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Craig, Alexander Coal Valley Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Camble, Lawrence C Orion Mar 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Cheany, Richard Camden Feb 27, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Cathcart, George S Edgington Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Craft, Eli R Rock Island Co Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Dean, Joel Andalusia Feb 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, Ill.;
30 Nov 1862
Drake, Henry Edgington Feb 24, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Daxon, Edward Camden Feb 26, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Ferguson, Dempsey Sr New Boston Feb 10, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862 disability
Ferguson, Dempsey Jr New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
France, Henry H Eagleville, Mo Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Fortner, George L New Boston Apr 8, 1862 Apr 10, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
22 May 1862
Greansted, William H H Andalusia Feb 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Graham, Smith Rock Island Feb 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862  
Glidden, Jefferson Allen New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Deserted 15 Oct 1862
Goolsby, William H H Rock Island Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
7 Apr 1862
Higginbotham, Al H Joliet Apr 26, 1862 Apr 28, 1862 Prom.Q .M. Sergeant
Hanson, John New Boston Mar 16, 1862 Mar 18, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Hill, Robert T Viola Feb 20, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Hawk, Henry James Millersburg Mar 19, 1862 Mar 20, 1862 Died at Annapolis, Md.
Hampson, Robert New Boston Apr 8, 1862 Apr 10, 1862 Died at Knoxville, TN
27 Nov 1862
Hall, John New Boston Apr 10, 1862 Apr 10, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
27 May 1863
Jones, Eli Rock Island Co Feb 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Deserted in 1862
Jenkins, Henry Andalusia Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Kingston, GA
20 Jul 1864; wounds
Jones, Andrew A Andalusia Feb 11, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865 as Corp’l
James, John New Boston Mar 17, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Kell, David Andalusia Feb 6, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Klinkefuss, Rheinhardt Andalusia Feb 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Kalkenback, Henry Viola Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Love, William Orion Feb 26, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Lingerfelter, William New Boston Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Littleton, George Handy New Boston Mar 26, 1862 Mar 28, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Moore, William S Andalusia Jan 30, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
McGee, Samuel Orion Feb 25, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
McGauhay, John Viola Mar 4, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
12 Apr 1862
Montgomery, James Coal Valley Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 31 Sep 1862
Monroe, George Edgington Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
McLaughlin, Joseph Edgington Feb 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Moore, Alfred M New Boston Mar 17, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Nourse, William Illinois City Jan 25, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
1 Apr 1862
Noble, Lewis New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Ozenbaugh, Robert L Kewanee Mar 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Peterson, William Chicago Feb 22, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Deserted 29 Nov 1862
Patterson, Moses F Rock Island Apr 10, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Peadon, Williamson H New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Roe, Daniel Andalusia Feb 12, 1862 Apr 12, 1862 Deserted 1 Dec 1863
Robinson, William A Viola Apr 8, 1862 Apr 10, 1862 M.O. 15 Apr 1865
Spencer, Martin V Andalusia Feb 20, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. G 12 Dec 1862
Stout, John Andalusia Feb 6, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Camp Douglas, IL
22 Mar 1862
Smith, Warren L Viola Feb 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Stanton, Marion D Viola Feb 19, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Shaughnessy, James Edgington Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Smith, Timothy B Wheeling Mar 4, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 14 Mar 1865
Sawyer, James A W Northfield Mar 17, 1862   Dis 31 Oct 1862, disability
Simmons, William W Northfield Mar 4, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Deserted
Tush, Thomas B Camden Feb 26, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Tarr, Colwell Rock Island Co   Mar 15, 1862 Deserted C’p Douglas, Ill.
VanMeter, LeWilliam S Edgington Mar 11, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Died at Martinburg, VA
6 Sep 1862
West, Pasley B Rock Island Co Feb 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Dis 16 Aug 1862, disability
Weaverling, Henry H Rural Feb 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Webb, William Andalusia Feb 7, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Walton, Zacharias Andalusia Feb 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Walbiff, Morgan Viola Feb 15, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Walton, Nicholas Andalusia Feb 21, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 M.O. 18 Apr 1865
Williamson, William S Orion Feb 24, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Wood, Lorenzo New Boston Mar 8, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Waldrick, Franklin O Fairbury Mar 12, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Williamson, William Orion Feb 24, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Re-enlisted as a Veteran
Watters, Lucius L   Mar 1, 1862 Mar 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K, 1 Jun 1862
Veterans        
Anderson, George W Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Briggs, Robert Pre-emption Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Bristol, Cyrus B Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Bellows, William S Kewanee Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Brown, Leonard Morristown Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Blakely, Edward Pre-emption Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Ballard, John H Andalusia Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Campbell, Lawrence C Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Cheany, Richard Camden Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Cathcart, George S Edgington Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Drake, Henry Edgington Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Daxon, Edward Camden Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Doty, Wilson Wheeling Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Ferguson, Dempsey E New Boston Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
France, Henry H Eagleville, Mo Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Greansted, William H H Andalusia Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Hill, Robert F Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
James, John New Boston Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Jones, David Andalusia Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Kalkenback, Henry Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Love, William Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
McGhee, Samuel Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Monroe, George Edgington Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Moore, Alfred M New Boston Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Disch. To date 19 May 1864
Pinkerton, John M Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Peadon, Williamson H New Boston Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Smith, Warren L Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Stanton, Marion D Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Shaughnessy, James Edgington Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Weaverling, Henry H Rural Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Webb, William Andalusia Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Williamson, William S Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Wood, Lorenzo New Boston Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Died at Chattanooga, TN
30 Jul 1864; wounds
Walton, Zacharias Andalusia Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Waldrick, Franklin O Fairbury Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Williamson, William Orion Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Died, Louisville
3 Jan 1863
Wabbiff, Morgan Viola Mar 31, 1864 Apr 7, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Recruits        
Ashley, Charles C Chicago May 14, 1862 May 15, 1862 M.O. 13 May 1865
Brown, Simeon Rock Island Jan 14, 1863   Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Coleville, Peter Par-du-chein, Wi Jan 16, 1863   Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Cole, John Rock Island Jun 10, 1862   Deserted
Charles, Charles Coal Valley Jun 4, 1862 Jun 6, 1862 M.O. 5 Jun 1865
Clark, Gilbert W Chicago Jun 1, 1862 Jun 3, 1862 M.O. 5 Jun 1865
Clay, Richard Pre-emption June 15, 1862    
Cooley, Edmund L Leesville, Oh Jun 10, 1862    
Dayton, Ira M Davenport, Ia Jun 9, 1862 Jun 12, 1862 M.O. 5 Jun 1865
Delosier, James C Rock Island Jan 16, 1863   Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Gough, George Chicago Jun 8, 1862   Deserted 30 Oct 1862
Haughton, Thomas Davenport, Ia May 14, 1862   Dis 3 May 1864; disability
Hiers, James New Boston Aug 5, 1862   Died Nashville TN 4 May 1864
Hope, John Pre-emption Jun 2, 1862   Died Louisville 31 May 1864
Jones, Jason J Andalusia Jan 14, 1863   Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Lockhart, George G Aledo Dec 17, 1863 Dec 18, 1863 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
McHenry, Isaac Deanington Jan 18, 1864 Apr 11, 1864 Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Moore, Andrew J Andalusia May 29, 1862   M.O. 1 Jun 1865
Pinkerton, William Green Dec 17, 1863 Dec 18, 1863 Disch. 31 Oct 1864, disability
Shouse, George W Green Feb 11, 1864 Feb 13, 1864 Died at Marietta, GA
7 Aug 1864
Smith, Solomon B Greene Co, Oh Dec 13, 1862   Trans. To Co. B as Consol
Scott, George M Chicago Jun 4, 1862   Died at Frederick, Md.
Sullivan, Timothy Davenport, Ia May 14, 1862   Died at Camp Douglas, IL
22 Mar 1863
Tomlinson, John Chicago Jun 11, 1862 Jun 15, 1862 Trans. To Co. K 1 Apr 1863
Willhite, Charles Moline Jun 10, 1862 Jun 12, 1862 M.O. 12 Jun 1865