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72nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company D

Contributed by: Carl Eash

 

Mustered in 31 Dec 1861 at Camp Chase OH by Andrew Nuhfer, 2nd Lt and Mustering Officer. Mustered out 11 Sep 1865 at Vicksburg MS by G W Eyestone, Captain, 46th US Colored Infantry, and ACM Western Division, Mississippi.

 

 

SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Nuhfer, Andrew Captain 43 Oct 12, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 12, 1861; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 22, 1864, on expiration of term.
Fairbanks, Josiah Captain 37 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Lt Co I May 31, 1865; transferred to Co I Aug 31, 1865.
Fowler, Manning A 1st Lt 31 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 12, 1861; promoted to Captain Co I Feb 4, 1863.
Nuhfer, John G 1st Lt 18 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed 1st Sgt; promoted to Sgt Major May 2, 1864; to 1st Lt from Sgt Major Mar 18, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Cook, Jesse J 2nd Lt 39 Oct 12, 1861 3 yrs Resigned Jun 6, 1862.
Rees, Morris 2nd Lt 23 Oct 26, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed 1st Sgt; promoted to 2nd Lt Apr 9, 1864, but not mustered; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Apr 24, 1865, on expiration of term.
Rupert, Louis 1st Sgt 22 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; 1st Sgt; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Warner, George W Sgt 28 Nov 3, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 28, 1862; died Jun 17, 1862, at Monterey, TN.
Wiseman, Simon Sgt 31 Nov 9, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 28, 1862; died May 10, 1862.on board steamer Superior.
Vanetten, Hugh Sgt 21 Oct 4, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 28, 1862; died Oct 6, 1863, at home while on furlough at Woodville, OH.
Rice, George H Sgt 24 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 28, 1862; died Nov 3, 1863, at Vicksburg, MS.
Reid, Archibald Sgt 20 Nov 18, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; Sgt; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Carbaugh, John Sgt 28 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; Sgt Jun 1, 1862; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Mar 14, 1865, at Wilmington, NC; veteran.
Chance, Percy Sgt 21 Nov 5, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; Sgt Jul 1, 1862; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Mar 1865, on expiration of term.
Duke, William Sgt 20 Oct 16, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jul 1, 1862; Sgt; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 20, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Cook, Solomon Sgt 18 Dec 20, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 21, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Grove, Franklin H Sgt 18 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept.
Albert, George Sgt 19 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN, and in1863, in action at Vicksburg, MS; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; confined at Andersonville, GA; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Beckley, Michael Sgt 19 Dec 2, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal Jun 19, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Lightner, Charles Sgt 34 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Jun 19, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Johnsmyer, Charles Corporal 26 Dec 14, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Keil, William Corporal 23 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 28, 1862; wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Sep 15, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Davis, Charles R Corporal 30 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jul 1, 1862; discharged Jan 12, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Niebel, Elijah Corporal 22 Dec 20, 1863 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Bower, Orson Corporal 20 Dec 30, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10m, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Groner, Cornelius Corporal 18 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Jul 14, 1864, in battle of Tupelo, MS; appointed Corporal May 20, 1865; mustered out Oct 9, 1865, at Milwaukee, WI, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Fisher, Frederick Corporal 21 Jan 5, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; appointed Corporal Jun 19, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Mills, Isaac Corporal 35 May 28, 1864 3 yrs Substitute; appointed Corporal Jun 21, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Preston, Benjamin F Corporal 23 Jan 5, 1864 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jun 21, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Divine, Thomas Musician 18 Nov 28, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Sherwood, John Musician 18 Mar 27, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; confined in Rebel Prisons at Andersonville and Millen, GA; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Hansman, John Wagoner 24 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Also borne on rolls as John Hostman; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Nov 28, 1864, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Able, Andrew Pvt 18 Dec 2, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 6, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Allen, William Pvt 19 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; died Apr 9, 1862, at Pittsburg Landing, TN.
Basor, William Henry Pvt 24 Nov 7, 1761 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 22, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.; veteran.
Beem, Joseph Pvt 37 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Billings, Hiram Pvt 41 Nov 22, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Nov 28, 1864, at Columbus, OH, as Hymen Billings, on expiration of term.
Bowen, Nelson Pvt 27 Dec 3, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 2, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Campbell, Thomas Pvt 28 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Caul, Charles Pvt 34 Mar 13, 1865 1 yr Died Jun 10, 1865, at Meridian, MS
Clone, Joseph Pvt 44 Dec 31, 1861 3 yrs  
Crais, Samuel Pvt 20 Nov 18, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 15, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Culbertson, Marcus Pvt 18 Mar 24, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 27, 1865, by order of War Dept.
Dale, John W Pvt 23 Oct 21, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 10, 1863, at Whiteճ Station, TN.
Degroft, Matthew Pvt 21 Oct 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 14, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Dern, Theordore Pvt 20 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out to date Sep 11, 1865, at Columbus, OH; veteran.
Drake, Darius Pvt 20 Mar 14, 1865 1 yr Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Drumheller, Thomas Pvt 19 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 17, 1863, at Overton Hospital, Memphis, TN.
Ernest, Henry A Pvt 20 Nov 9, 18161 3 yrs Killed Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Erwin, Samuel Pvt 20 Nov 10, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 14, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Ewing, Hiram Pvt 40 Dec 31, 1863 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Sep 6, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Millen, GA.
Findley, Joseph Pvt 18 Nov 24, 1861 3 yrs Killed Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; veteran.
Fowler, Ezra Pvt 21 Feb 8, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Feb 8, 1865, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Fowler, Franklin Pvt 18 Mar 1, 1862 3 yrs No further record found.
Gramling, Levi Pvt 24 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 14, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Grolie, William Pvt 24 Dec 14, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Grove, Charles Pvt 44 Feb 8, 1862 3 yrs  
Grove, George W Pvt 20 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jan 21, 1865, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Hale, James B Pvt 24 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 20, 1865, at Columbus, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Haltcamp, Henry Pvt 18 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Died May 18, 1862, at Covington, KY.
Hartley, George M Pvt 21 Mar 24, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Hartsoch, Moses M Pvt 22 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Died Aug 24, 1863, at camp on Big Black river, near Vicksburg, MS.
Holcomb, Lafayette Pvt 19 Mar 1, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Jul 24, 1862, at Columbus, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Hendricks, William H Pvt 22 Oct 10, 1862 9 mos Drafted: mustered out Jul 30, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS, on expiration of term.
Householder, Arthur Pvt 24 Nov 28, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Aug 20, 1862, at Columbus, Oh, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Huff, David Pvt 22 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 28, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Hutson, William Pvt 18 Dec 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 27, 1861, at Fremont, OH, by civil authority.
Jaeger, Frederick Pvt 25 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs  
Johnson, John Pvt 23 Oct 16, 1862 9 mos Mustered out Jul 1863, on expiration of term; re-enlisted in Co F.
Jones, Benjamin Pvt 38 Dec 30, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 26, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of Disability.
Jones, Morris Pvt 18 Oct 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 22, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Krotzer, Amos Pvt 21 Oct 10, 1862 9 mos Drafted; died Jun 12, 1863, at Vicksburg, MS.
Levisee, Oren Pvt 28 Dec 31, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Logan, John Pvt 36 Nov 12, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Ludwig, Jacob J Pvt 18 Nov 18, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; murdered Jun 15, 1864, by Rebel Guard at Meridian, MS; veteran.
McDaniel, James H Pvt 40 Mar 28, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; confined in Rebel Prisons at Andersonville and Millen, GA; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
McDonnel, Hugh Pvt 18 Jan 5, 1864 3 yrs Discharged Oct 15 1864, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Mathias, Frederick Pvt 40 Jan 15, 1864 3 yrs Died Dec 31, 1864, at Pulaski, TN.
Miller, Peter Pvt 21 Sep 14, 1862 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Dec 15, 1864.
Minks, Isaac Pvt 21 Jan 7, 1862 3 yrs On muster-in rolls; no further record found.
Nachtreib, John G Pvt 25 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Died May 2, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN.
Ogle, Alexander J Pvt 18 Nov 3, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 1, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on expiration of term.
Owens, Edward C Pvt 18 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Killed Jun 30, 1863, at siege of Vicksburg, MS.
Peoples, Jackson Pvt 36 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 24, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN.
Perky, Alexander Pvt 20 Nov 6, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 17, 1862, on board steamer Empress.
Piper, Charles H Pvt 30 Dec 14, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Feb 20, 1865, in Rebel Prison at Florence, SC.
Purcell, Frank Pvt 18 Nov 3, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 15, 1863, at Memphis, TN.
Purcell, John Pvt 38 Mar 31, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Aug 31, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA.
Rees, Evan Pvt 42 Oct 30, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 22, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Rees, John Pvt 20 Sep 14, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864m near Ripley, MS; died Apr 6, 1865 at Willetճ Point, NY.
Reindhardt, John M Pvt 35 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 17, 1862, at Columbus, Oh, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Ritcharts, William H Pvt 33 Dec 28, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 26, 1863, at Memphis, TN.
Rood, Charles H Pvt 18 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 10, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN.
Roytt, Jerome A Pvt 21 Dec 1, 1861 3 yrs  
Sams, Abram Pvt 24 Sep 12, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Sams, Joshua Pvt 31 Oct 5, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Sep 29, 1864,at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Sams, William Pvt 28 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Sep 23, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Sanders, Charles Pvt 18 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Never joined company.
Sanders, Emery M Pvt 23 Dec 7, 1961 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Sheller, Conrad Pvt 26 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Feb 18 1865, in Rebel Prison at Florence, SC.
Sheller, Henry Pvt 28 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jun 10, 1862, at Louisville KY, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Shesler, Michael Pvt 30 Feb 10, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Stadel, John Pvt 23 Oct 14 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Strange, Philip Pvt 25 Jan 18, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out Sep 19, 1865, at Memphis, TN, by order of War Dept.
Steinkamp, Henry Pvt 19 Oct 23, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; died Apr 10, 1862, at Pittsburg Landing, TN.
Vanetten, Jacob Pvt 45 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 3, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on Surgeonճ certificate of disability.
Walter, John Pvt 20 Nov 9, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Jan 25, 1865, in Rebel Prison at Florence, SC; veteran.
Wenner, Andrew Pvt 28 Dec 3, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 1, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS, on steamer R C Wood.
Whitman, Amasa Pvt 28 Nov 3, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Whitman, Ami Pvt 28 Nov 3, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 9, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
Whitman, Rans Pvt 20 Nov 4, 1861 3 yrs Died Apr 25, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
Wineland, David Pvt 36 Nov 12, 1861 3 yrs  
Wing, Jacob Pvt 40 Mar 27, 1864 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865.
Winneger, John Pvt 22 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Co G 14th Battalion Veteran Reserve Corps, Mar 11, 1864; mustered out ?.
Wiseman, Samuel Pvt 37 Nov 11, 1861 3 yrs Died May 12, 1862, at Fostoria, OH.
Witmer, Christian Pvt 44 Oct 24, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 7, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Witmer, Uriah J Pvt 18 Oct 14, 1861 3 yrs Died May 17, 1862, at New Albany, IN.
Wourenistick, Augustus Pvt 25 Oct 25, 1862 9 mos Drafted; mustered out Jul 30, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS, on expiration of term

 

 

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