70th Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company B

Contributed by: Carl Eash

 

Mustered in 23 Dec 1861 at Camp Hamer OH by John R Edie, Major 15th Infantry, USA; and JF Summers, Captain, 70th OVI. Mustered out 14 Aug 1865 at Little Rock AR by John C Nelson, Captain, 70th OVI.

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Summers, James F Captain 31 Oct 12, 1861 3 yrs Killed Jul, 28, 1864, in battle of Ezra church, GA.
Edgington, Lindsey L Captain 25 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Sgt Major from Sgt Mar 1, 1862; 1st Lt and Adjutant, Sep 20, 1864; Captain Nov 18, 1864; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Richards, Samuel G 1st Lt 30 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs  
Stewart, William R 1st Lt 21 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co C Jan 19, 1863; to Co C Feb 2, 1863.
Reiff, Joinville 1st Lt 22 Sep 11, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co I Feb 2, 1863.
Heaton, Townsend 1st Lt 22 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Hospital Steward from Pvt Mar 1, 1862; 1st Lt Jan 22, 1863; transferred to Co E Nov 13, 1864.
Hughes, Harvey 1st Lt 20 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co E Nov 13, 1864; promoted to Captain Co C Jan 27, 1865.
Thoroman, William 1st Lt 29 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Appointed 1st Sgt from Sgt Oct 31, 1863; promoted to 1st Lt Jan 6, 1865; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Spurgeon, William P 2nd Lt 28 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Resigned Jan 19m, 1863.
Matticks, Samuel J 2nd Lt 32 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt Jan 29, 1863; transferred to Co K Oct 2, 1864.
Burr, Horace R 1st Sgt 18 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Sgt Mar 1, 1862; wounded Jul 22, 1864, in battle of Atlanta, GA; appointed 1st Sgt Feb 1, 1865; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Elmore, James H Sgt 37 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal Sep 18, 1862; Discharged Mar 12 1983 at Moscow, TN on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Riffle, George W Sgt 18 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal May 13, 1862; Sgt Jan 1, 1864; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Suttle, Maxwell Sgt 23 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Apr 3, 1862; Sgt Jan, 1864; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Tener, Dynes Sgt 21 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Pvt Jan 30, 1863; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Young, William R Sgt 28 Dec 15, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Nov 1, 1862; Sgt Feb 1, 1864; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Barrackman, Robert Corporal 19 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; discharged Mar 21, 1865, at David's Island, New York Harbor, for wounds received Dec 13, 1864, in assault on Ft Mc Allister, GA; veteran.
Davis, Yerby R Corporal 33   3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 1, 1864; wounded Jul 28, 1864, in battle of Ezra Church, GA; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Hall, Elisha Corporal 20 Jan 15, 1862 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Feb 16, 1863, mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
McKee, Robert J Corporal 18 Oct 20, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 1, 1864; wounded in battle of Ezra Church, GA; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Morgan, John M Corporal 34 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; discharged Dec 24, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Ryan, George Corporal 22 Oct 18, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps.
Sole, George Corporal 27 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Nov 1, 1862; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Suffron, John W Corporal 17 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jun 3, 1864; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Tarleton, John T Corporal 22 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Died May 21, 1862, at Covington, KY.
Tener, James Corporal 27 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Mar 13, 1862, at Savannah, TN.
Thompson, John M Corporal 48 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 4, 1862, at Shiloh, TN.
Traber, Jacob H Corporal 18 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jun 30 1865; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Viers, Thomas B Corporal 20 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 1, 1865; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Wright, William H Corporal 17 Oct 18, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Feb 1, 1865; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Alexander, James Pvt 22 Jan 28, 1862 3 yrs Accidentally killed Jul 4, 1863, at Jackson, MS, by gunshot.
Augustine, Wm B Pvt 29 Jan 28, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 28, 1865, at Grey Hill, SC, by order of War Dept.
Avery, Henry Pvt 28 Aug 11, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Baggott, John Pvt 22 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 6, 1862 at Shiloh, TN.
Berry, John C Pvt 23 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Dec 11, 1863.
Berry, Joseph A Pvt 21 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co G; discharged Feb 2, 1863, at St Louis, MO, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Berry, William Pvt 18 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co G; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Bowen, Frank Pvt 22 Aug 12, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Bowen, Samuel C Pvt 22 Jan 22, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Brelkin, Albert Pvt 22 Aug 3, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Brownlee, Samuel Pvt 35 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs  
Bryant, George O Pvt 28 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Buck, William T Pvt 19 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co H Mar 6, 1862; died Aug 19, 1863, at Camp Sherman, MS.
Burns, George W. Pvt 20 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 27, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Capin, Richard Pvt 18 Aug 11, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Clark, Ralph A Pvt 35 Feb 26, 1864 3 yrs Discharged Jun 25, 1865, at Louisville, KY, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Coffman, Daniel Pvt 37 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 30, 1862, at Holly Springs, MS, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Colvin, Francis Pvt 22 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 12, 1863, at Moscow, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Cook, Hamer Pvt 18 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Veteran.
Cook, John B Pvt 25 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co H Dec 10, 1861; died May 20, 1862, near Corinth, MS.
Cook, William A Pvt 19 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 7, 1862, at Shiloh, TN.
Cooper, Newton J Pvt 18 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Compton, George Pvt 22 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 13, 1862, at Monterey, TN
Compton, John L Pvt 27 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Killed Dec 13, 1864, in assault on Ft McAllister, GA; veteran.
Copeland, William Pvt 19 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Dillinger, John L Pvt 34 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Killed Aug 15, 1864, in action near Atlanta GA.; veteran.
Deatly, Henry Pvt 19 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Eakins, Samuel R Pvt 20 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jul 28, 1864, at battle of Ezra Church, GA; mustered out Jul 15, 1865, at NYC, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Fields, Samuel R Pvt 18 Jan 5, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out Feb 8, 1866, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept.
Fitzpatrick, James Pvt 36 Jan 7, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 14, 1865, at Savannah. GA, on expiration of term.
Fitzpatrick, William Pvt 17 Jan 13, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Dec 11, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Folsom, Horace Pvt 18 Aug 11, 1864 1 yr Substitute; mustered out May 29, 1865, at Washington DC., by order of War Dept.
Forsythe, John A Pvt 21 Jan 29, 1862 3 yrs Transferred from Co K Jan 29, 1864; mustered out Jan 31, 1865, at Beaufort, SC, on expiration of term.
Francis, Sylvester G Pvt 26 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 7, 1862, at Pittsburg Landing, TN.
Freerze, Jacob Pvt 28 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Gardner, Thomas Pvt 30 Aug 13, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Garnier, Levi Pvt 22 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Au 14, 1865; veteran.
Howsier, Henry Pvt 17 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Died Feb 21, 1863, in hospital at Keokuk, IA.
Howsier, Isaac Pvt 22 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Died Feb 7, 1863, at La Grange, TN.
Hutchins, John F Pvt 19 Aug 8, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Irwin, Cyrus M Pvt 19 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Jackson, Henry Pvt 19 Oct 18, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 5, 1862, at Moscow, TN.
Jackson, Henry J Pvt 17 Oct 18, 1861 3 yrs Died may 15, 1862, at Covington, KY.
Jenkins, Jackson Pvt 18 Dec 11, 1861 3 yrs Veteran.
Johnson, Joshua Pvt 28 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs  
Johnson, Samuel Pvt 30 Aug 3, 1864 3 yrs Substitute; absent, sick in hospital at Rome, GA,; no further record found.
Jones, Paul K Pvt 42 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Sgt; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Jones, Thomas Pvt 19 Aug 3, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Jordan, David Pvt 19 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Aug 23, 1864, in action near Atlanta, GA; mustered out Feb 8, 1866, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Kelly, John Pvt 19 Jul 29, 1864 3 yrs  
Kendall, Samuel Pvt 18 Feb 16, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Lewis, Thomas J Pvt 18 Nov 10 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Lighter, David Pvt 18 Nov 10, 1861 3 yrs Transferred from Co G; died Oct 8, 1863, on board steamer Madison at Memphis, TN.
McCormack, Patrick Pvt 22 Aug 10, 1864 3 yrs Substitute; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
McMillen, John Pvt 38 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Corporal; died Jul 28, 1864, at Ezra Church, GA.
McMillen, Jonathan W Pvt 33 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs Must4ered out Feb 8, 1866, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept.
Matthias, Samuel M Pvt 23 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Died Sep 20, 1863, at Camp Sherman, MS.
Meeker, Clark Pvt 18 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 27, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Meeker, Eli Pvt 44 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 10, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeon's certificater of disability.
Meeker, Levi Pvt 18 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 3, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Metz, John W Pvt 22 Mar 8, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Miller, Cornelius Pvt 31 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 6, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH for wounds.
Miller, Jacob Pvt 24 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs  
Moder, John Pvt 18 Mar 3, 1863 3 yrs Did Feb 19, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH of wounds received Aug 19, 1864, in action near Atlanta, GA.
Moomaw, George W Pvt 25 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Moomaw, James M Pvt 21 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 27, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Moomaw, John N Pvt 20 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Died May 2, 1862, in hospital at Covington, KY.
Moore, Hosea Pvt 21 Oct15, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Corporal; mustered out Oct 27, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Monroe, John Pvt 20 Aug 8, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Mosier, Jacob Pvt 41 Sep 3, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out May 29, 1865, at Washington, DC, by order of War Dept.
Murry, Randolph Pvt 22 Aug 2, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Newman, Davis B Pvt 33 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Missing Apr 6, 1862, at battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Jul 24, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Newman, Samuel Pvt 29 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 20, 1862, at Louisville, KY.
Newton, Barton D Pvt 21 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 28, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Painter, Louis L Pvt 33 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Parker, Alexander Pvt 28 Dec 24, 1861 3 yrs Died May 27, 1862, at St Louis, MO, of wounds received Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Parker, John W Pvt 19 Dec 18, 1861 3 yrs On muster-in roll; no further record found.
Phillips, Samuel A Pvt 36 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 5, 1862, at Ft Pickering, Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Pigman, John Pvt 44 Aug 2, 1864 3 yrs Substitute; mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Price, Christopher Pvt 36 Nov 28, 1861 3 yrs  
Price, John W Pvt 19 Jan 5, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out Feb 8, 1866, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept.
Quick, Robert P Pvt 35 Oct 21, 1981 3 yrs Discharged Apr 3, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Reid, James W Pvt 18 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865.
Riffle, Ira Pvt 18 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Riley, Benjamin T Pvt 36 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Corporal; mustered out Oct 28, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Scott, Henry Pvt 22 Mar 12, 1864 3 yrs  
Shafer, Louis F Pvt 18 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 29, 1864, in hospital at Altoona, GA, of wounds received Jun 14, 1864, in battle of Kenesaw Mountain, GA.
Simmons, Joseph Pvt 21 Aug 12, 1864 1 yr Substitute; mustered out May 29, 1865, at Washington, DC, by order of War Dept.
Spence, Joseph Pvt 20 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Jan 1, 1864.
Spencer, Josiah Pvt 28 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Sgt Sep 18, 1862; discharged Oct 10, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Stewart, Samuel W Pvt 23 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 28, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, on expiration of term.
Tarleton, Cyrus M Pvt 19 Nov 10, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Tarleton, William Pvt 45 Feb 26, 1864 3 yrs Discharged Sep 27, 1864, at East Point, GA, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Taylor, James Pvt 33 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs  
Taylor, Phillip B Pvt 21 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Died Aug 28, 1862 at Ft Pickering, Memphis, TN.
Tener, Daniel Pvt 18 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 24, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Tener, James W Pvt 18 Feb 29, 1864 3 yrs Discharged May 27, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Tener, Joseph Pvt 23 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 24, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Thomas, Thomas Pvt 33 Jul 5, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Thompson, Thomas W Pvt 44 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 22, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Thoroman, James O Pvt 22 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Co H Dec 10, 1861.
Trautman, Joseph Pvt 35 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs  
Treber, John T Pvt 40 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 12, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Viers, George W Pvt 25 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 15, 1863, at Camp Sherman, MS, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Viers, Wilson S. Pvt 25 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Aug 14, 1865; veteran.
Watson, George A Pvt 21 Aug 2, 1864 3 yrs Substitute.
Webb, William Pvt 17 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 9, 1862, at Moscow, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Wright, Jacob Pvt 18 Aug 3, 1864 3yrs Died Ded 8, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN.
Yanky, Milton Pvt 20 Oct 20, 1861 3 yrs Died Dec 25, 1861, at West Union, OH.
Young, Thomas W Pvt 24 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Co H Dec 10, 1861; died Apr 14, 1863, at Paduc, KY.ah
Zinkhorn, John E Pvt 18 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Died May 28, 1863, in hospital at La Grange, TN.

 


  
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