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72nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company C

Contributed by: Carl Eash

 

Mustered in 17 Feb 1862 at Camp Chase OH by Samuel A J Snyder and Milton T Williamson, 2nd Lts and Mustering Officers. Mustered out 11 Sep 1865 at Vicksburg MS by G W Eyestone, Captain, 46th US Colored Infantry; and by ACM Western Division Mississippi.

 

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Snyder, SAJ Captain 25 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 8, 1861; promoted to Major Apr 9, 1864.
England, Orin O Captain 21 Oct 9, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to 1st Lt from Sgt Major Feb 4, 1862; Captain Nov 16, 1864; transferred to Co B Aug 31, 1865.
McCleary, Charles H Captain 18 Oct 12, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to 2nd Lt from Sgt Major Apr 9, 1864; 1st Lt Nov 16, 1864, Captain Co B May 31, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Williamson, Milton T 1st Lt 26 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Feb 13, 1862; mustered out Oct 29, 1864, on expiration of term.
Huffman, Daniel W 2nd Lt 24 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 8, 1861; promoted to 1st Lt Co B Feb 18, 1864.
Johnson, Alonzo P 1st Sgt 25 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 8, 1861; promoted to 1st Lt and Adjutant to date Nov 29, 1862.
Pierce, William 1st Sgt 32 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed 1st Sgt; promoted to Captain 71st Regiment US Colored Infantry Mar 27, 1864; veteran.
Ensminger, Corwin 1st Sgt 19 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Dec 8, 1861; 1st Sgt; promoted to QM Sgt Apr 12, 1865; veteran.
Garber, William L 1st Sgt 22 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; Sgt; 1st Sgt Apr 12, 1865; died Jul 2, 1865, at Fremont, OH, Veteran.
Ohlinger, Benjamin 1st Sgt 18 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Sgt; promoted to Com Sgt Nov 23, 1864; appointed 1st Sgt Jul 2, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Jackson, John A Sgt 27 Nov 22, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 8, 1861; died Aug 18, 1862, at Memphis, TN.
Miller, D W Sgt 32 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Dec 8, 1862; killed May 20, 1863, in action near Vicksburg, MS.
Heritage, Jerry P Sgt 19 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Sep 15, 1862; Sgt May 1, 1864; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 28, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH; veteran.
Hoffman, Jacob Sgt 18 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; appointed Sgt Dec 14, 1864; mustered out Jun 24, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH; veteran.
Myers, William Sgt 22 Dec 5, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal May 1, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Carter, Duncan G Sgt 23 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal May 1, 1865; Sgt Aug 7, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Bair, Add Sgt 35 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 14, 1864; Sgt; promoted to Com Sgt Jul 2, 1865.
Brackley, Anthony Sgt 23 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; appointed Dec 31, 1864; mustered out Aug7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Camnitz, William J Sgt 20 Jan 8, 1862 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Aug 17, 1862; mustered out Jan 8, 1865, at Cincinnati, OH, on expiration of tem.
Shoeb, Edward Sgt 28 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; Sgt; mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Myers, Joseph Corporal 25 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; died May 24, 1862, at Evansville, IN.
Snyder, Solomon Corporal 41 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; discharged Oct 18, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Ceist, Joseph Corporal 21 Nov 30, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; discharged Sep 18, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Stanton, Charles Corporal 21 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; discharged May 1, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Grant, David Corporal 31 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; discharged Jul 8, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Penn, Ezekiel Corporal 25 Nov 30, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Dec 8, 1861; discharged Sep 14, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Heath, Jeremiah Corporal 21 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Edgar, Hiram Corporal 19 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Feb 24, 1864; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Kelley, Albert P Corporal 18 Dec 1, 1863 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Blair, James M Corporal 22 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Appointed Corporal May 1, 1865, mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Chapman, Edwin N Corporal 18 Oct 7, 1863 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1865, near Ripley, MS; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Derhamer, Amandia Corporal 18 Dec 25, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jul 1, 1865, mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Thomas, Ferdinand J Corporal 18 Oct 4, 1863 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jul 2, 1865, mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Reed, Joseph Corporal 29 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Aug 7, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Van Buskirk, John Corporal 19 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Veteran.
Algyre, Henry D Musician 18 Mar 18, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Divine, John Musician 21 Dec 31, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Burket, Samuel Wagoner 22 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Acton, Weams P Pvt 20 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 3, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Affel, August Pvt 19 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 8, 1862, at Pittsburg Landing, TN of wounds received Apr 7, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Algwyer, David Pvt 20 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 15, 1862, by civil authority.
Algwyer, Henry Pvt 18 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 15, 1862, by civil authority.
Amsbaugh, Allen Pvt 18 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 2, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Amsbach, Henry Pvt 18 Nov 6, 1861 3 yrs Died May 12, 1862 at Camp #5, TN.
Anderson, Harrison Pvt 21 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 25, 1862, at Memphis, TN
Ball, William Pvt 47 Feb 3, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Dec 25, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Barnes, John Pvt 18 Nov 1, 1862 3 yrs Wounded Dec 16, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Bates, John Pvt 21 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs  
Beaugrand, Richard Pvt 35 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Died Nov 25, 1861, at Findlay, OH.
Beery, Aurora Pvt 23 Nov 4, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Beery, Jefferson Pvt 30 Nov 8, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Oct 21, 1864, in hospital at Savannah, GA, while prisoner of war.
Bierley, Cornelius Pvt 25 Oct 8, 1862 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Feb 20, 1865.
Boardner, Calvin Pvt 19 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 29, 1862, at Ft Pickering, Memphis, TN.
Box, Joshua Pvt 38 Nov 25, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 3, 1862, by civil authority.
Brayton, Ezra Pvt 46 Oct 25, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 30, 1862, of wounds received Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN
Burket, Elias Pvt 22 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Burket, Jacob Pvt 34 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 26, 1865, at Camp Chase, Oh, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Carpenter, Jay Pvt 17 Nov 6, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 30, 1862, by civil authority.
Carter, George W Pvt 19 Feb 22, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Cludy, William Pvt 19 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 25, 1862, by order of War Dept.
Cook, John L Pvt 19 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 14, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Crawford, George Pvt 35 Dec 24, 1861 3 yrs  
Crist, Lawrence Pvt 19 Nov 22, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 2, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Crossman, William Pvt 35 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Curigan, John Pvt 18 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Daniels, Charles Pvt 18 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Davis, Charles Pvt 19 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Mar 1864, by order of War Dept.
Deal, Henry Pvt 17 Nov 15, 1861 3 yrs  
Delaney, Dennis Pvt 19 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 3, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Douglas, William Pvt 38 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Lewis, Edgar Pvt 18 Mar 14, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; Mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Edgerton, Frank Pvt 18 Jan 14, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Eversole, Nathaniel Pvt 20 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Fetterman, Solomon Pvt 20 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 23, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Fisher, Gottlieb Pvt 18 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Frederick, Michael Pvt 25 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Jul 13, 1864, in battle of Tupelo, MS; mustered out Sep 5, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Furgeson, Joseph Pvt 38 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 25, 1862, at Memphis, TN.
Gager, Reuben Pvt 24 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Garber, Nathaniel Pvt 22 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs  
Gilmore, Milton Pvt 17 Oct 25, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 3, 1862, at Fremont, OH, on writ of habeas corpus.
Gurnsey, Charles Pvt 22 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; no further record found.
Handy, R J Pvt 44 Feb 6, 1862 3 yrs Died May 2, 1862, at St Louis, MO.
Hasenpleg, Henry E Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 16, 1865, at Baltimore, MD, by order of War Dept.
Hemminger, Harrison Pvt 32 Nov 25, 1861 3 yrs  
Hemminger, Thomas Pvt 27 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Missing Oct 1863, in skirmish near Brownville, TN.
Henline, David Pvt 21 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 10, 1864, in battle of Brice's Cross Roads, MS; died in Rebel Prison, at Millen, GA; veteran.
Hetrick, George Pvt 20 Oct 9, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Hetrick, John Pvt 22 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Higgins, Lawrene Pvt 24 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs  
Homan, Martin Pvt 27 Nov 2, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Hudnell, Owen Pvt 23 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Sep 1, 1865, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA.
Hutchinson, Jacob Pvt 24 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 31, 1865, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Jeffries, Charles Pvt 48 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs  
Kelvington, Robert Pvt 27 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Jan 30, 1865, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; veteran.
Kelley, Joseph Pvt 30 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 3, 1862, by civil authority.
King, John P Pvt 26 Aug 30, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 10, 1864, at battle of Cross Roads, MS; died May 7, 1865, near Jacksonville, FL, while enroute from Rebel Prison.
King, William H Pvt 46 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 1, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Kiser, Christian Pvt 19 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term
Lattig, Michael Pvt 20 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, Ms; mustered out Jun 26, 1865, at Camp Chase, Oh, by order of War Dept.
Lewis, Edward Pvt 18 Dec 8, 1863 3 yrs Died Dec8, 1864, at Fremont, OH.
Lewis, Washington Pvt 26 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs  
Lett, James Pvt 32 Oct 10, 1862 9 mos Drafted; mustered out Jul 30, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS, on expiration of term.
Lowe, George W Pvt 45 Mar 29, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Aug 18, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA.
Martin, Henry Pvt 19 Mar 18, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Meng, William H E Pvt 18 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 15, 1862, at Monterey, TN.
Miller, Casper Pvt 28 Oct 10, 1862 9 mos Drafted; no further record found.
Moesta, William Pvt 42 Mar 2, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Moneghan, James Pvt 20 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Naylor, William P Pvt 21 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Nov 5, 1862, at Columbus, Oh, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Orendorf, Henry Pvt 18 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Died May 6, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN.
Overmeyer, Michael Pvt 35 Mar 2, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Overmeyer, Samuel Pvt 19 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Oct 9, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Savannah, GA.
Parrish, John Pvt 30 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 6, 1862, at Monterey, TN.
Penn, Mahlon Pvt 21 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs Died Aug 17, 1862, at Ft Pickering, TN.
Plumstead, Thomas Pvt 23 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs  
Rau, Valentine Pvt 23 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs Died Feb 8, 1865, at Jeffersonville, IN, of wounds received Dec 16, 1864, in battle of Nashville, TN; veteran.
Reed, Emanuel Pvt 18 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 30, 1862, by civil authority.
Rock, George Pvt 28 Oct 25, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Oct 28, 1864, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Rood, Demetrius Pvt 18 Oct 19, 1861 3 yrs Died Jan 3, 1865, in hospital at Nashville, TN; veteran.
Sams, Charles W Pvt 19 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs  
Sanderson, Nathaniel Pvt 18 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 18, 1863, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Sevits, John J Pvt 22 Nov 25, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Sharp, William D Pvt 20 Jan 18, 1862 3 yrs  
Sheffler, Emanuel Pvt 24 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Veteran.
Shoe, Daniel Pvt 19 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 24, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH; veteran.
Shoe, Emanuel Pvt 20 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; perished by explosion of steamer Sultana on Mississippi river, near Memphis, TN, Apr 27, 1865; veteran.
Smith, Emmanuel Pvt 30 Nov 25, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864,near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Smith, Frederick Pvt 18 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; Wounded at Siege of Vicksburg, MS; mustered out Feb 13, 1865, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Smith, Martin Pvt 17 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 30, 1862, by civil authority.
Smith, Peter Pvt 20 Nov 11, 1861 3 yrs  
Smith, Thomas Pvt 22 Nov 11, 1861 3 yrs Killed Jul 22, 1862, at Memphis, TN, by Provost Guard.
Snyder, Jacob Pvt 35 Oct 25, 1861 3 yrs On muster-in roll; no further record found.
Stackhouse, William Pvt 25 Oct 24, 1861 3 yrs  
Stanton, William D Pvt 18 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 6, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
St Clair, Columbus Pvt 18 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 18, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
St Clair, James Pvt 35 Nov 25, 1861 3 yrs  
Stevens, Reuben Pvt 20 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 2, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Tearne, Charles Pvt 19 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Thrall, Charles E Pvt 18 Oct 7, 1862 9 mos Drafted; died Jan 29, 1863, at Memphis, TN.
Ulch, Jacob Pvt 20 Oct 22, 1862 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Feb 20, 1865; mustered out Sep 18, 1865, at Washington, DC, by order of War Dept.
Underwood, James Pvt 18 Nov 22, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 28, 1863, in hospital boat City of Memphis.
Underwood, John J Pvt 22 Nov 30, 1861 3 yrs Killed May 19, 1863, at Vicksburg, MS.
Wallace, William Pvt 32 Oct 24, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 31, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Walton, John Pvt 43 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Died May 12, 1864, in hospital at Cleveland, OH, by reason of amputation of thigh.
Warl, Franklin Pvt 43 Oct 8, 1862 9 mos Drafted; no further record found.
Whitcomb, John Pvt 42 Jan 15, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; discharged May 8, 1865, at St Louis, MO, on Surgeon's certificate of disability.
Wise, John Pvt 18 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 15, 1862, by civil authority.
Wood, Reuben Pvt 24 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs  
Worley, John Pvt 22 Dec 20, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.

 

 

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