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NINETY-SIXTH REGIMENT



FIELD AND STAFF OFFICERS

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NAME		RANK	DATE OF MUSTER	TERM/	REMARKS
	           	INTO SERVICE    YEARS
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Henry L. Cake	Col.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Resigned March 12, 1863
Jacob G. Frick Lt.Col. Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted to Col. 129th reg.
						P.V.,July 29, 1862.
Peter A. Filbert	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Pr. fr. Capt.Co. B
						July 30,’62 disch.Dec.22,’62.
William H. Lessig	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Pr. fr. Capt.Co. C to Major
						Sept.15,’62- to Lt. Col.,
						Dec. 23, 1862-com. Col., Mar. 13,’63-not
						mustered-mus. out with reg., Oct. 21, 1864.
Lewis J. Martin	Mjr.Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md., Sept. 14, 1862.
Levi Huber			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted fr. Captain company B, Jan.18, 1864-
						mustered out with reg., Oct. 21, 1864.
M.Edgar Richards	Adjt.Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	A. D. C. to Gen. Bartlett fr. June 14, ‘62, to Sept.
						22, 1864-mus. out with reg., Oct. 21, 1864.
John T. Hannum	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Pr. from 1st Lt. Co. D, Dec. 27, 1862-died June
						7, 1864, of wounds rec. at Cold Harbor, Va.
Charles Sailor   Q.M. Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Resigned July 14, 1862.
John A. Schweers	do	  Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from Q. M. Sergeant, July 15, 1862-
						mustered out with regiment, Oct. 21, 1864.
Daniel W. Bland	Surg.	Oct. 12, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with regiment, Oct. 21, 1864.
Wash’n G. Nugent	As.Sur.Oct. 12, ‘61. 3	Pr. to Surgeon 126th reg. P.V., Sept 12, 1862.
John R. Shamo		do		July 15, ‘62.	3	Resigned August 12, 1863.
William H. Egle	do	Sept. 12, ‘62.	3	Resigned March 9, 1863.
Samual B. Light	do	Oct. 18, ‘63.		3	Mustered out with regiment, Oct. 21, 1864.
Samual F. Colt Chap’n	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Resigned July 11, 1862.
John Harlan.Jr. Sgt.Maj.Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted to 2d Lt. Co. A, Sept. 28, 1862.
Joeseph E Dengler  do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Pr. fr. Sgt. Co. A, Sept. 28,’62-disch. Jan. 20,’63,
						for wds. rec. at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27,’62.
Edward J. Philips do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from private company C, Jan. 20,’63-
						to Captain company F, Jan. 6, 1864.
Smith Dalrymple	do	Aug. 2, ‘62.	3	Promoted from private company F, Jan. 9, ‘64-
						tr. to company F, July 25, 1864.
James M. Treichler	do	Sept. 24,‘61. 3	Promoted from Sgt. company H, July 25, 1864-
						tr. to 95th regiment P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Ga’l Schollenberger	Q.M.Sr.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted fr. Corporal Co. C, July 15, ‘62 - Mus-
						tered out with regiment, Oct. 21, 1864.
Jonas J. Dampman		Com.Sr.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with regiment, Oct. 21, 1864.
John Rodgers			Hos.St.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 4, ‘63.
Nicholas J. Rehr	Pl.Muc.	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Hor’e G. Walbridge	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
John P. Brennan		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted fr. private Co. E, April 10, 1864 - tr. to
						95th regiment P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
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REGIMENTAL BAND
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Bodman, Christian	 Muc.Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Bodman, Henry		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.	
Boedefeld, John	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Downing, Henry K.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Ferg, Christian	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Fisher, Fidel		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Hoffman, Henry	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Kepley, Joseph	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Law, Heister M.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Lauer, John N.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Morgan, John W.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
M’Daniel, Winfield	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Oberlies, Charles		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Parker, Samual H.		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Palsgrove, Augus’s	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Died April 19, 1862.
Roehrig, George V.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Smith, Andrew			do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Schoener, H. Curtis	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Trout, Cornelius		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Walbridge, Amos F.	do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Walbridge, A. B.		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Walbridge, Henry		do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
Ward, John				do	Aug. 27, ‘61.	3	Discharged by General Order, July, 1862.
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COMPANY A.

Recruited in Schuylkill County.

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NAME		RANK	DATE OF MUSTER	TERM/	REMARKS
					INTO SERVICE		YEARS
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Lamar S. Hay	Capt.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec.27,’62.
John Harian, Jr.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from Sgt. Major to 2d Lieut., Sept. 28,
												1862 - to 1st Lieut., Oct. 26, 1862 - to Captain,
												Mar. 1, 1863 - dis. Feb. 10, 1864.
Edward Thomas	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from Sgt. to 2d Lt., Oct. 26, 1862 - to
											1st Lieut., Mar. 1, 1863 - to Capt., May 1, 1864 -
											died at Fredericksburg, Va., May 14, of wds.
											received at Spottsylvania C. H., May 10, 1864.
W. F. Huntzinger	1st Lt. Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Resigned October 25, 1862.
Frank W. Simpson	do		 Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from 1st Sergeant, May 1, 1864 - tr. to
													company E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
John A. Saylor	2d Lt.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Resigned September 27, 1862.
James P. M’Ginnis 	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from Sergeant, April 7, 1863 - dis-
													charged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 15, 1864.
Ernst A. Sauerbrey	1st Sgt.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted to 2d Lt. company G, March 5, 1862.
William F. Lord		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
James Hess			Serg’t.Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted from private, July 1, 1864 - mustered
													out with company, October 21, 1864.
David Prichard		do	Sept 23, ‘61.		3	Prisoner from May 12, 1864, to April 9, 1865 -
													discharged May 27, 1865.
Thomas Brown			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged July 19, 1864, for wds. rec. in action.
Joseph F. Dengler		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted to Sergeant Major, Sept. 28, 1862.
William Smith			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Joseph Gee				do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Jonas M. Rich			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Chas. T. Hoffman		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Pottsville, Pa., March 31, 1863.
Thomas G. Houck		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Pottsville, Pa., June 8, of wounds re-
													ceived at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863.
Edward Linnen		Corp.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1864 - mustered
													out with company, October 21, 1864.
Edw. M’Cormick	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Prisoner from May 14, 1864, to April 9, 1865 - dis-
												charged May 27, 1865.
Michael Larkin	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Prisoner from May 12, 1864, to April 9, 1865 - dis-
												charged May 27, 1865.
William Britton	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 1, ‘62.
Thorn’n B. Hanley	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 1, ‘63.
William B. Hay	do	Nov. 9, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, July 19, ‘62.
Henry Gearing		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Leybrand Hoffman	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to Vet. Res. Corps, March 15, 1864.
William Beynon	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
William Daniels	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Gomer Jones		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Crampton’s Gap, Md., Sept. 14, 1862.
Frank Hanley		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Bakersville, Md., October 29, 1862.
John H. Higley	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Point Lookout, Md., Aug. 21, of wounds
												received at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863.
Chaun’y K. Nugent	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Wd. and capt’d at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May
												10, 1864 - died at Richmond, July 27, 1864.
George Wertley	Muc.	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to battery D, 2d U. S. Art’y, Oct. 15, 1862.
Edward Niess			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted October 11, 1862.
Brazier, George	Private	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, October 21, 1864.
Brownwell, George		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 10, 1863.
Boyer, Henry C.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 4, 1862.
Brown, William		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted - returned - transferred to company E,
													95th regiment P.V., October 18, 1864.
Brennen, Richard		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to 2d U. S. Cavalry, Nov. 21, 1862.
Bartholomew, Jas.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Berdanier, John		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Crosland, Warren		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, October 21, 1864.
Carroll, Michael		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Pottsville, Pa., January 6, 1862.
Charlton, William		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted December 11, 1862.
Dampman, Dallas		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Dewald, Jacob M.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 4, ‘61.
Dufur, Luther			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 4, ‘62.
De Coursey, George	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Dentzer, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Dampman, Jonas J.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to company F, September 23, 1861.
Donegan, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Wounded at Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864 - tr.
													to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Duneen, Jeremiah		do	Mar.  8, ‘64.	3	Transferred to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, ‘64.
Edwards, William		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Evert, Edward			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 23, ‘62.
Ferry, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Fenstermacker, E.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Missing in action at Spottsylvania C. H., Vir-
													ginia, May 10, 1864.
Foliner, John			do	Mar.  5, ‘64.	3	Missing in action at Spottsylvania C. H., Vir-
												ginia, May 14, 1864.
Farr, Thomas			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Gould, William		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Goldsworthy, Jos.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Garber, August		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Garragan, John		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 3, ‘63.
Graeff, Charles		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged for wounds received at Gaines’ Mill,
													Va., June 27, 1862.
Gloss, Levi			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Gloss, Elijah			do	Feb.  26, ‘62.	3	Died at Alexandria, Va., March 26, 1862.
Hartline, Daniel		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Hoepstine, Jas. W.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Hayes, Edward			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged March 16, 1863, for wounds received
													at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Hummel, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 16, ‘62.
Hendley, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surg. certificate -- date unknown.
Henry, Emanual		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the roll, October 18, 1862.
Hollister, James		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted - returned - transferred to company E,
													95th regiment P.V., October 18, 1864.
Hartman, George		do	Mar. 18, ‘64.		3	Transferred to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct.18,’64.
Kinzi, Caleb			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged Feb. 16, 1863, for wounds received at
													Crampton’s Gap, Md., Sept. 14, 1862.
Kissock, Samuel		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Lindermuth, Dan’l		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, July 25, ‘62.
Lindermuth, Jos.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate Mar. 3, ‘62.
Leary, Michael		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to company F, September 23, 1861.
Lafferty, John		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 -Vet.
Minnig, George		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dishonorably discharged, September 9, 1863.
Morrell, Matthew H.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted Sept. 11, 1862 - returned Sept. 19, ‘63 -
													wd. at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864 -
													transferred to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, ‘64.
Madison, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Harrison’s Landing, Va., July 23, 1862.
M’Coy Daniel			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged Sept. 20, for wds. received at Gaines’
													Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Neatheimer, H. C.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted - returned - tr. to Co E, 95th reg. P.V.
Nugent, Hugh B.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Nash, Michael			do 	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Seminary Hospital, Va., March 19, 1862.
O’Brien, Michael P.	do	Mar.  5, ‘64.	3	Not accounted for.
Orman, John			do	Feb. 26, ‘62.	3	Deserted July 16, 1863.
Potts, Clement D.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Dropped from the rolls, October 18, 1862.
Rice, Sylvester C.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Rigg, Robert F.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 1, ‘62.
Redcay, Charles G.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 1, ‘62.
Rodgers, John			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to company F, Sept. 23, 1861.
Rodgers, Alexan’r		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Reinhard, Henry		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at White Oak Church, Va., March 23, 1863.
Reed, John				do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Fort Wood, N. Y., October 3, 1862.
Reichard, Henry		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged December 31, 1862.
Strouse, Frank		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Smith, Edward S.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Jan. 26, ‘63.
Sterling, John		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Dec. 4, ‘62.
Smith, Terrence F.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Aug. 8, ‘62.
Simpson, John F.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Transferred to company F, September 23, 1861.
Stonefield, Henry C.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Simpson, Henry C.		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Gaines’ Mill, Va., June 27, 1862.
Sexton, James			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864.
Smith, Alexander		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Spottsylvania C. H., May 10, 1864 - Vet.
Stodd, John T.		do 	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Killed at Spottsylvania C. H., Va., May 10, 1864.
Templin, Emannuel		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Thompson, John		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to Co. E, 95th reg. P.V., Oct. 18, 1864 - Vet.
Welsh, David			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Weand, William		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Mustered out with company, Oct. 21, 1864.
Wade, Frederick F.	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, Mar. 29, ‘62.
Warnick, Henry		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Discharged on Surgeon’s certificate, June 4, ‘62.
Walker, Mark			do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Tr. to battery D, 2d U.S. Artillery, Oct. 15, 1862.
Yost, Nicholas		do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Died at Philadelphia, Pa., June 7, of wounds re-
													ceived at Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864.
Zerbee, Charles	do	Sept. 23, ‘61.	3	Deserted December 11, 1862.
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