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Muster roll of Captain Alfred V. Wilsonís Company "A" of the battalion of Oregon rangers, commanded by Major Davis Layton, called into the service of the territory of Oregon by proclamation of the governor, dated May 15,1856, from the fifteenth day of May, 1856, to the eleventh day of August, 1856.

No

Surname

First

name

Rank

Enlisted

Discharge

Period served

       

When

Where

By whom

 

Days

Mos

1

Wilson

Alfred V.

Captain

May 15,

Portland

Governor

     

2

Pillows

Chas. B.

First lieutenant

May 17,

Portland

Governor

     

3

Hibbler

Fielding T.

Second lieutenant

May 17,

Yamhill Co. OT

Governor

     

4

Gay

James

Third lieutenant

June 3,

Salem

Governor

     

1

Bickell

Thomas S.

First sergeant

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

2

Tower

John G.

Second sergeant

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

3

Wells

Francis S.

Third sergeant

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

4

Huntly

John

Fourth sergeant

June 5,

Clackamas, OT

A. V. Wilson

     

1

Smith

Christopher B.

First corporal

June 16,

Yamhill Co. OT

A. V. Wilson

     

1

Brown

George

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

2

Brown

Horrace C.

Private

June 11,

Clackamas Co.

A. V. Wilson

     

3

Brown

Chas. H.

Private

June 17,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

4

Clark

John

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

5

Cole

Martin

Private

June 4,

Clackamas Co.

A. V. Wilson

     

6

Culbertson

Andrew J.

Private

June 16,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

7

Cassaday

James

Private

June 24,

Dalles

A. V. Wilson

     

8

DeLacy

James

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

9

Copenhaver

Michael C.

Private

June 16,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

10

Evans

Joseph W.

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

11

Ford

Daniel

Private

June 12,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

12

Giddings

James D.

Private

May 28,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

13

Holland

Wm. H.

Private

June 13,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

14

Henington

Daniel W.

Private

June 18,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

15

Holawoods

James

Private

May 28,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

16

Kelley

Hugh

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

17

Randall

John

Private

June 24,

Dalles

A. V. Wilson

     

18

McConnell

James E.

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

19

Moffitt

Joseph

Private

June 16,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

20

Smith

John

Private

June 13,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

21

Shannon

William

Private

June 16,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

22

Shrieves

George

Private

June 17,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

23

Sturtevant

Joseph

Private

June 18,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

24

Sparks

John

Private

June 24,

Dalles

A. V. Wilson

     

25

Wiley

Charles

Private

June 17,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

26

Wilson

Charles

Private

May 26,

Portland

A. V. Wilson

     

[source: Frances Fuller Victor, The Early Indian Wars of Oregon completed From the Oregon Archives and other Original Sources with Muster Rolls (Salem, Oregon: Frank C. Baker, State Printer, 1894).]

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