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71st Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company A

Contributed by: Carl Eash

 

Mustered in 31 Dec 1861 at Camp Tod OH by Elihu S Williams, 1st Lt, 71st OVI. Mustered out 30 Nov 1865, at San Antonio TX by David A Geiger, Captain, 15th OVI.

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Carlin, James W Captain 29 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Nov 27, 1861; promoted to Major Apr 2, 1864.
McClure, William H Captain 21 Dec 2, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Lt Co I Apr 2, 1864; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Williams, Elihu S 1st Lt 26 Oct 5, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Captain Co H Nov 16, 1862.
Frye, George B 1st Lt 20 Oct 27, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt; promoted to 2nd Lt Co B Nov 16, 1864; 1st Lt Co A Apr 2, 1864; resigned Nov 22, 1864.
Pittman, John M 1st Lt 39 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt Co H Dec 14, 1864; resigned Jul 7, 1865; veteran.
Brock, Sylvester 1st Lt 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Sgt from Corporal Feb 10, 1863; 1st Sgt Sep 29, 1864; promoted to 1st Lt Sep 4, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Hitchens, Ezekiel K 2nd Lt 42 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Nov 27, 1861; discharged Apr 1, 1862.
McConnell, Samuel J 2nd Lt 23 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Major Apr 1, 1862; to 1st Lt and Adjutant Nov 16, 1862.
Nichols, Jesse C 2nd Lt 20 Nov 20, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt Co I Nov 26, 1862; to 1st Lt Co I Apr 2, 1864.
Simmons, John M 1st Sgt 24 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to 2nd Lt Co F Dec 29, 1862.
Wilson, Howard 1st Sgt 24 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Sgt Sep 1, 1863; died Sep 24, 1864, at Chattanooga, TN, of wounds received Sep 2, 1864, in action near Jonesboro, GA; veteran.
Ritchie, John D 1st Sgt 18 Oct 15, 861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Aug 18, 1862; Sgt Sep 29, 1864; 1st Sgt Oct 6, 1865; promoted to 2nd Lt Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Mellinger, George W Sgt 23 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs On muster in roll; no further record found.
Beaghler, Amos C Sgt 23 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Hospital Steward Apr 7, 1864; veteran.
Wilson, Samuel Sgt 24 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs  
Platt, Louis Sgt 23 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Captured Apr 6, 1862, at battle of Shiloh, TN; exchanged Dec 20, 1862; appointed Sgt from Corporal De 1, 1863; discharged Jun 18, 1865, for wounds received Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; veteran.
Turner, William T Sgt 19 Nov 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Feb 22, 1862; Sgt De 31, 1863; Act. Ordinance Sgt 3rd Division, 4th Army Corps, Sep 16, 1864; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Beauchamp, William M Sgt 18 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Oct 28, 1862; Sgt Sep 29, 1864; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Bennett, John W Sgt 19 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 1, 1863; wounded Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; appointed Sgt Jun 18, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Stephenson, Lorenzo D Sgt 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 14, 1864; Sgt Oct 6, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Platt, George A Sgt 28 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal Jun 10, 1863; mustered out De 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Davids, Noah B Corporal 25 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs  
Linzie, Amos B Corporal 21 Oct 10, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 11, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Williams, Henry H Corporal 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jun 10, 1863, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Mahl, Adam Corporal 21 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 14, 1864; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Williams, Job W Corporal 19 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 14, 1864; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Runkels, Jacob Corporal 22 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Aug 1, 1862; reduced May 7, 1863; re-appointed May 1, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Lammers, Bernard Corporal 23 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jun 18, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Lammers, Anthony Corporal 20 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Sep 2, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Runkels, George W Corporal 19 Mar 22, 1864 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Mar 22, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Dalton, William Corporal 15 Jan 1, 1862 3 yrs Appointed Corporal from Musician Oct 6, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Gable, John Corporal 19 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 1, 1864; discharged Jun 23, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, for wounds received Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; veteran.
Snyder, William H Corporal 18 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Sep 29, 1864; died Feb 25, at Nashville, TN; veteran.
DeHays, William H Corporal 18 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 14, 1864; died Sep 2, 1865, at San Antonio, TX; veteran.
Runkels, Jacob J Corporal 18 Nov 7, 1861 3 yr Appointed Corporal Jan 14, 1864; reduced Apr 15, 1865; re-appointed May 1, 1865; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Reynolds, George Musician 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs  
Archer, Henry Pvt 23 Sep 28, 1864 1 yr Drafted; died Feb 11, 1865, at Nashville, TN.
Armstrong, James F Pvt 26 Sep 28, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out may 25, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, by order of War Dept.
Bennett, Isaac Pvt 25 Dec 14, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Jun 28, 1865, at Nashville, TN, by order of War Dept.
Bodkins, Charles Pvt 18 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out May 25, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, by order of War Dept.
Bost, Levi Pvt 24 Oct 9, 1861 1 yr Drafted; died Feb 25, 1865, at Nashville, TN.
Brown, William Pvt 43 De 8, 1864 1 yr Drafted; died Jul 31, 1865, at Louisville, KY.
Beaghler, Henry Pvt 28 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Bricker, George Pvt 39 De 10, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 3, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Bretz, Emanuel Pvt 58 Dec 20, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 17, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Crawmer, William H Pvt 21 Dec 20, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Nov 2, 1862, at Ft Henry, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Coleman, George Pvt 18 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Died Dec 28, 1862, in hospital at Ft Henry, TN.
Color, William I Pvt 23 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs  
Clossan, Robert Pvt 45 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs  
Dotton, Elisha Pvt 19 Feb, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
DeHays, Isaac Pvt 18 Mar 26, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Doty, Daniel F Pvt 19 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out May 27, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Ellis, William M Pvt 18 Nov 10, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Freeman, William M Pvt 18 Mar 18, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Fowler, Martin Pvt 27 Sep 21, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Apr 28, 1865, at Nashville, TN, by order of War Dept.
Fannon, Andrew J Pvt 22 Dec 15, 1864 1 yr Drafted.
Fisher, Daniel Pvt 22 Nov 11, 1861 3 yrs On muster-in roll; no further record found.
Gruver, Azro Pvt 18 Nov 27, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Guant, Asbury Pvt 44 Sep 28, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Sep 5, 1`865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept.
Garman, Frederick Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Glass, John K Pvt 58 Nov 27, 1861 3 yrs On muster-in roll; no further record found.
Hiles, John Pvt 43 Nov 9, 1861 3 yrs Died Aug 16, 1862, at his home in Mercer County, OH.
Houser, William Pvt 21 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Householder, George Pvt 22 Nov 17, 1861 3 yrs  
Hibbard, Newell L Pvt 36 Nov 15, 1861 3 yrs  
Jeffries, John Pvt 23 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Jacks, David F Pvt 20 Sep 27, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Jun 12, 1865, at Nashville, TN, by order of War Dept.
Johnson, Austin Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs  
Johnston, Levi W Pvt 19 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 7, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN
Kruse, Earnst Pvt 19 Oct 5, 1864 1 yr Substitute; mustered out Oct 18, 1865, at San Antonio, TX, on expiration of term.
Kebley, Louis Pvt 38 Oct 14, 1864 1 yr Substitute; wounded Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; mustered out Jul 2, 1865, at Louisville, KY, by order of War Dept.
Kelly, Abraham Pvt 19 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Nov 2, 1862, at Ft Henry, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Kintz, Danile M Pvt 36 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs On muster-in roll; no further record found.
Kanor, Joseph Pvt 24 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 24, 1861, at Celina, OH, by civil authority.
Lehman, James Pvt 23 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 4, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Lehman, Adam P Pvt 55 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Lewis, Samuel C Pvt 25 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Mar 5, 1862, at Paducah, KY.
Loughrige, George W Pvt 22 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Lininger, Andrew D Pvt 19 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
May, John W Pvt 22 Jan 29, 1862 3 yrs Died Feb 8, 1865, at Chattanooga, TN.
Miller, Joseph Pvt 18 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 9, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Murray, Thomas C Pvt 23 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 26, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Nicholson, Alonzo Pvt 18 Mar 22, 1864 3 yrs Died Jan 18, 1865, at Nashville, TN, of wounds received Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN.
Orr, William E Pvt 18 Jan 9, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Overly, John Pvt 22 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Died Aug 20, 1863, at Gallatin, TN, of wounds received in action.
O'Connell, Thomas Pvt 35 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 17, 1863, at Parkville, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Phillips, Eli Pvt 44 Nov 23, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Aug 1, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, by order of War Dept.
Phillips, John J Pvt 18 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to ? Feb 1, 1862, by order of the Colonel; no further record found.
Ploye, Christopher Pvt 21 Oct 8, 1864 1 yr Substitute; mustered out Oct 18, 1865, at San Antonio, TX, on expiration of term.
Pugh, Lewis Pvt 18 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Died Sep 4, 1862, at Ft Donelson, TN.
Preston, William Pvt 24 May 31, 1864 3 yrs Died Aug 20, 1864, at Tullahoma, TN.
Runkels, Joseph Pvt 44 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Died may 14, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, of wounds received in action.
Roberts, Charles Pvt 44 Nov 15, 1864 1 yr Drafted; mustered out Aug 12, 1865, at Cincinnati, OH, by order of War Dept.
Reynolds, John W Pvt 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Robinson, Benjamin Pvt 26 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Robb, Alexander Pvt 18 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs  
Reeder, Anthony Pvt 45 Dec 21, 1861 3 yrs  
Smith, Jared Pvt 44 Jan, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Smith, Philip Pvt 42 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Jul 5, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, by order of War Dept.
Smith, Louis Pvt 21 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Smith, Andrew Pvt 39 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Died may 22, 1862, at Celina, Mercer county, OH.
Shipman, Josiah Pvt 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Sutton, William D Pvt 18 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Substitute; mustered out with company Nov 30, 1865.
Sutton, Solomon S Pvt 20 Mar 23, 1864 3 yrs Killed Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Sutton, Robert A Pvt 19 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Jun 12, 1865, at Nashville, TN, by order of War Dept.
Sutton, George W Pvt 20 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs  
Sprague, Joshua Pvt 22 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Discharged Jun 12, 1865, at Camp Dennison, OH, for wounds received Sep 2, 1864, in action near Jonesboro, GA.
Swartz, James L Pvt 24 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Shively, David M Pvt 20 Nov 6, 1861 3 yrs Died May 22, 1862, at Celina, Mercer County, OH.
Shaw, Vincent B Pvt 40 Nov 10, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 8, 1862, at Camp Dave Tod, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Touvell, George Pvt 52 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 6, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Temple, Jasper Pvt 22 Oct 24, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Tilton, John Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Ullery, John P Pvt 36 Jan 28, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 28 1865, at Huntsville, AL, on expiration of term.
Vian, John Pvt 40 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Captured Apr 6, 1862, at battle of Shiloh,, TN; exchanged Dec 20, 1862; killed Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN
Whiteacre, John NE Pvt 27 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Reduced from Corporal; mustered out May 27, 1865, at Tullahoma, TN, by order of War Dept.
Wilson, John Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 18, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, of wounds received in action.
Welch, Charles Pvt 50 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Nov 29, 1862, at Ft Henry, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Williams, Thomas J Pvt 18 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs  
Wilson, Alexander Pvt 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs  
Wise, Abraham Pvt 21 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs  
York, Lewis Pvt 23 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 6, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Yordar, George Pvt 28 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs  
Willis, Jackson Pvt 27 Nov 4, 1863 3 yrs Colored under-cook.

 

 

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