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71st Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Officers & Staff

Contributed by: Carl Eash

 

Mustered in Dec 1861 at Camp Dave Tod, Troy OH, by _____, Mustered out 30 Nov 1865 at San Antonio TX by David A Geiger, Captain, 15th OVI.

 

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Mason, Rodney Colonel 37 Oct 15, 1861 3 yrs Resigned Aug 22, 1862.
McConnell, Henry K Colonel 27 Oct 4, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Captain Co B May 30, 1863; breveted Brig General Mar 13, 1865; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865.
Kyle, Barton S Lt Col 35 Oct 2, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Andrews, George W Lt Col 38 Oct 29, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Major Apr 6, 1862; resigned Jun 17, 1863.
Hart, James H Lt Col 46 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Major from 1st Lt and Adjutant Apr 6, 1862, to Lt Col Apr 2, 1861; wounded Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; promoted to Col Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865,
Carlin, James W Major 29 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Captain Co A Apr 2, 1864; perished by explosion of steamer Sultana, on Mississippi River, near Memphis, TN, Apr 27, 1865.
Hoagland, Cornelius N Surgeon 33 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Resigned Sep 7, 1863, re-appointed Nov 11, 1863; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865.
Crane, William W Asst Surg 32 Jan 9, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 12 1865, on expiration of term.
Bowland, Milton J Asst Surg 35 Aug 28, 1862 3 yrs Assigned to McLaughlin Squadron.
Wakefield, Sidney R Asst Surg 43 Sep 7, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Jun 12, 1865.
More, Thomas T Adjutant 32 Oct 5, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 2nd Lt Co E Apr 6, 1862, discharged Aug 29, 1862.
McConnell, Samuel J Adjutant 23 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Sgt Major from private Co C Oct 30, 1861; to 2nd Lt Co A Apr 1, 1862; 1st Lt and Adjutant Nov 16, 1862; Captain Co E Aug 3, 1863.
Wilson, William S Adjutant 24 Nov 2, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 2nd Lt Co G Aug 3, 1863; to Captain Co H May 9, 1864.
Brown, Augustus A Adjutant 30 Dec 11, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Sgt Major from 1st Sgt Co K Mar 1, 1863; to 2nd Lt Co C Aug 3, 1863; 1st Lt and Adjutant May 9, 1864.
Troxel, Porterfield H Adjutant 30 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from 1st Lt Co E Sep 22, 1864; promoted to Captain Co C Dec 14, 1864.
Bright, Daniel A Adjutant 25 Oct 25, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 2nd Lt Co G Mar 18, 1865; to Captain Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Ransom, Edward P RQM 28 Oct 12, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Captain and Commissary of Subsistence Sep 25, 1862.
Riley, Charles T RQM 30 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to Com Sgt from private Co F Oct 30, 1861; to 2nd Lt Co H Oct 8, 1862; 1st Lt and Regt Quartermaster Aug 3, 1863; Captain Oct 12, 1864; declined; resigned Jan 1, 1865.
McGowan, Harvey RQM 30 Aug 21, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from 1st Lt Co E Jan 28, 1865; promoted to Captain Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
McKinney, Arthur L Chaplain 42 Mar 23, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Mar 2, 1865, on expiration of term.
Hamilton, Benjamin A Sgt Maj 20 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co E Apr 1, 1862; to 2nd Lt Co K Mar 1, 1863.
Johnson, James Sgt Maj 18 Sep 11, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co K Aug 7, 1863; to 1st Lt Co D Apr 2, 1864; veteran.
Bryant, Charles T Sgt Maj 20 Nov 11, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co E Apr 7, 1864; wounded Dec 15, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; promoted to 2nd Lt Jan 20, 1865, but not mustered; 1st Lt Apr 8, 1865, but not mustered; discharged Jun 25, 1865, on Surgeon's certificate of disability; veteran.
Kittering, Simon W Sgt Maj 18 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Jun 25, 1865; to 1st Lt Co C Sep 4, 1865; veteran.
Reed, John E Sgt Maj 20 Sep 15, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co K Oct 6, 1865; to 2nd Lt Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Nichols, Wm Goodwin QMS 22 Oct 20, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co F Oct 30, 1861; discharged Apr 14, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Fuller, George T QMS 41 Dec10, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co K Apr 14, 1863; to 1st Lt Co G May 11, 1865; veteran.
Palmer, Urias M QMS 23 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt to 1st Lt Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Brandon, Samuel H Com Sgt 23 Oct 7, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co B Oct 9, 1862; to 2nd Lt Co H Aug 3, 1863.
Widener, Eliah A Com Sgt 25 Nov 28, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co C Apr 2, 1864; veteran.
McCue, Wilbur F Com Sgt 22 Sep 5, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co K Apr 7, 1864; to 2nd Lt Co H Jan 20, 1865; veteran.
Pemberton, Enos Com Sgt 24 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co B May 1, 1865; to 1st Lt Nov 29, 1865, but not mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Duncan, Amos E Hos St'd 27 Oct 11, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co B Nov 12, 1861; to Asst Surgeon 9th Tennessee Volunteer Cavalry Feb 18, 1864.
Beaghler, Amos C Hos St'd 23 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from Sgt Co A Apr 7, 1864; to Asst Surgeon Nov 29, 1865, but ot mustered; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.
Hart, Henry M Prin Mus 38 Mar 5, 1864 3 yrs Promoted from private Co F Apr 7, 1864; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; see F & S, 11th OVI.
McCaulley, Harrison Prin Mus 30 Nov 16, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from private Co I Apr 7, 1864; mustered out with regiment Nov 30, 1865; veteran.

 

UNASSIGNED RECRUITS

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Bonsall, Samuel N 1st Lt 53 Nov 3, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Nov 21, 1863, by order of War Dept.
Brown, Charles Pvt 37 Mar 14, 1864 3 yrs Assigned to this regiment; no further record found.
Burke, John Pvt 25 Mar 8, 1864 3 yrs Assigned to this regiment; no further record found.
Byrly, William Pvt 22 Mar 4, 1864 3 yrs Died May 9, 1864, in Seminary General Hospital, Columbus, OH.
Coa, James Pvt   Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs No further record found.
Dickinson, John Pvt 25 Mar 29, 1864 3 yrs Assigned to this regiment; no further record found.
Glasser, Matthias Pvt 18 Apr 10, 1865 1 yr Transferred to Co E, 58th OVI, Apr 24, 1865.
Hastings, John Pvt 23 Mar 29, 1864 3 yrs Transferred to unassigned, 61st OVI, 1864.
Jones, John Pvt 22 Mar 29, 1864 3 yrs Assigned to this regiment; no further record found.
Kline, John Pvt 23 Nov 24, 1863 3 yrs *nbsp;
Nolan, James M Pvt 21 Sep 19, 1863 3 yrs No further records found.
Norris, Amaziah Pvt 18 Dec 28, 1863 3 yrs Transferred to Co F 91st OVI, 1863.
Perry, Isaiah Pvt 18 Dec 15, 1863 3 yrs Transferred to Co A 91st OVI, 1863.
Smith, John Pvt 27 Mar 29, 1864 3 yrs Assigned this regiment; no further record found.
Taylor, James Pvt 32 Dec 20,1863 3 yrs Transferred to 91st OVI, 1863.
Tunker, August Pvt 31 Mar 28, 1864 3 yrs Assigned this regiment; no further record found.

 

 


 

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