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18th IL Infantry

Company E

Name & Rank Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
       
Capt William Hunter Cairo 06 May 1861 resigned 26 Nov 1861
Capt Charles H Reed Clear Creek 14 Oct 1861 killed 05 Apr 1863
Capt Peter McGowan Cairo 05 Apr 1863 m/o 1864
       
1st Lt Edgar Potter Cairo 06 May 1861 resigned 23 Dec 1861
1st Lt Richard Kelly Cairo 23 Dec 1861 died 25 Apr 1863 St Louis, MO
1st Lt Ramsey M Kilgore Cairo 25 Apr 1863 dismissed 04 Jan 1865
1st Lt John L Roberts Clear Creek 04 Jan 1864 m/o 1864
       
2nd Lt Charles H Reed Clear Creek 09 May 1861 promoted Captain
2nd Lt Daniel W Flick Cairo 14 Oct 1861 resigned 25 Oct 1862
2nd Lt Peter McGowen Cairo 25 Oct 1862 promoted
2nd Lt Ramsey M Kilgore Cairo 05 Apr 1863 promoted
2nd Lt John L Roberts Clear Creek 25 Apr 1863 promoted
       
1st Sgt Daniel W Flick Cairo 28 May 1861 promoted 2nd Lt
       
Sgt James Delaney Cairo 28 May 1861  
Sgt Theodore Atchison Cairo 28 May 1861 deserted 15 Nov 1861
Sgt Louis Felton Cairo 28 May 1861 deserted 31 Mar 1862
Sgt Benjamin F Roberts Cairo 28 May 1861 d/c 25 Jul 1862 disabled
       
Cpl Charles Black Cairo 28 May 1861 d/c 17 May 1862 disabled
Cpl Thomas Garner Cairo 28 May 1861  
Cpl James A Dickson Cairo 28 May 1861 reduced 01 Jul 1861 Veteran
Cpl Sidney Richardson Cairo 28 May 1861 killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Cpl William A Steele Charleston 28 May 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran, promoted Sgt
Cpl John L Roberts Clear Creek 28 May 1861 promoted Sgt
Cpl Gideon G Phelan Clear Creek 28 May 1861 transferred Co H 14th VRC 05 Apr 1864, m/o 30 May 1864
Cpl Richard Kelly Cairo 28 May 1861  
       
James Gassatt, musician Cairo 28 May 1861 deserted 22 Feb 1863
Henry Gassman, musician Cairo 28 May 1861  

Company E Privates

Name Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
    all on 28 May 1861  
Anderson, George C Cairo   d/c 24 Apr 1862 disbaled
Ashwell, FD Liberty    
Brock, Allen Cairo   wounded Shiloh & Ft Donelson
Bamguard, Daniel W Cairo   promoted Cpl
Bendell, William Cairo   promoted Cpl, killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Bohan, Michael Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Buckner, Francis M Cairo   d/c 01 Nov 1861 disabled
Cattell, Isaac N Cairo   died of wounds
Coakley, Jeremiah Cairo    
Casnar, Frank Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Cressey, Jabes W Cairo    
Clubb, John H Cairo    
Collins, John Cairo   d/c 28 Apr 1862 disabled
Clancey, Samuel Cairo   re-enlisted as Veteran
Cohen, John Clear Creek    
Damron, William J Cairo    
Dwyre, James Cairo   died 19 Feb 1862 wounds
Dwyre, John Clear Creek   d/c 14 May 1862 disabled
Duncan, James Clear Creek   died 30 Oct 1861 Cairo, IL
Dunn, Francis Marion Cairo   d/c 01 Nov 1861 disabled
Deaton, Martin Luther Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Everett, James Cairo    
Ferguson, Joseph Cairo    
Faddon, Thomas Cairo   d/c 30 Jul 1862 wounds
Grace, James Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Giles, Joseph T Clear Creek   promoted Cpl died 25 Dec 1862
Hogan, John Cairo   d/c 09 Apr 1864
Hanlan, Thomas Cairo   re-enlisted as Veteran
Hovey, Jaques Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Hartman, Charles Cairo   died 31 Jan 1862 Cairo, IL
Holland, Asa Allen Clear Creek   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Holmes, James Clear Creek   died 31 Jan 1862 Cairo, IL
Horning, Frederick G Cairo   died 18 Jul 1861 Anna, IL
Hansan, Christian Cairo   d/c 04 Jun 1862 wounds
Hunburger, Frederick Anna    
Jones, Thomas W Clear Creek   transferred 15 Jan 1864 to Invalid Corps
Johnson, George Cairo    
Kenny, Michael Cairo   slightly wounded Ft Donelson
Kilgore, Ramsey M Cairo   promoted Sgt, then 2nd Lt
Keating, William Cairo   transferred 014 Oct 1861 to Artillery
Kalliger, John F Cairo   severely wounded Ft Donelson
Kizer, Martin Cairo   re-enlisted as Veteran
Kendrick, John Cairo   d/c 18 Dec 1861 disabled
Linzee, John J Clear Creek   d/c 01 Nov 1861 disabled
Loyd, Thomas Cairo   wounded Ft Donelson
Mather, John Cairo   promoted Cpl, then Sgt Red., wounded Shiloh
McCawdre, William Cairo   re-enlisted as Veteran
McGowan, Peter Cairo   promoted 1st Sgt, then 2nd Lt
McDermott, Anthony Cairo   killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Moses, Francis Cairo   d/c 30 Apr 1862 disabled
McNeal, Robert Cairo   promoted Sgt for meritorious conduct in the field
Nolan, William Cairo   drowned 05 Sep 1861
O'Dowd, James Cairo   promoted Sgt, deserted 05 Aug 1863
O'Connor, Michael Cairo   d/c 17 Feb 1863 wounds
Pierce, Jeremiah Cairo   d/c 15 Jul 1862 wounds
Pierson, William H Clear Creek   d/c 08 May 1862
Parker, Joseph F Cairo   d/c 01 Nov 1861 disabled
Raims, Vincent Louis Clear Creek   missing since battle at Shiloh
Robert, Morris Clear Creek   d/c 08 May 1862
Radcliff, Thomas Cairo   died of wounds
Street, George Cairo   promoted Cpl, wounded Ft Donelson
Stout, August Cairo   d/c 28 Apr 1862 disabled
Stovall, William Clear Creek   d/c 18 Apr 1862 disabled
Stark, Seymour     died 22 May 1862 wounds
Smedtsdorff, Herman Cairo    
Springer, John Cairo    
Seibert, Sebastian Cairo   m/o 11 Jun 1864
Sanders, John Cairo   promoted Cpl for meritorious conduct in the field, died 31 Dec 1861 Thebes
Shultz, Wade H Clear Creek    
Swartz, Herman Cairo   deserted 21 Jun 1861
Taylor, Enoch Cairo   killed 06 Apr 1862 Chiloh
Tobin, Michael Cairo   wounded at Shiloh, missing since
Wenters, Patrick Cairo    

Company E Veterans

Name Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
    all on 16 Dec 1863 all listed as see Co B as consolidated
Clancy, Samuel Cairo    
Clark, William U Metropolis    
Calhoun, Robert Cairo    
Dixon, James A Chicago    
Guffy, Jasper W Decatur    
Hartmann, Charles Cairo    
Hughes, Franklin Pulaski    
Hanlon, Thomas Peoria    
Kizer, Martin Cairo    
McCowdre, William Cairo    
Peterson, Thomas Marion    
Steele, William A Jonesboro    
Wright, Alfred W Jackson Co, IL    

Company E Recruits

Name Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
       
Bohan, Thomas Mound City 06 May 1861  
Blake, William H DuQuoin 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Beasley, Carrol Benton 09 May 1861 d/c 26 Nov 1862
Chappel, Edward   01 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Clark, William W Cairo -- May 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran
Calhoun, Robert Cairo 12 Dec 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran
Duncan, Marion Anna 04 Jun 1861 transferred 25 Apr 1862 from Co C
Dees, Will D     dishonorably discharged
Duncan, Jefferson M   04 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Embree, John C Anna 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Galliger, Thomas Anna 04 Jun 1861 transferred Invalid Corps, see Co H
Golden, George   03 Dec 1863 see Co B as consolidated
Gwin, Jacob   24 May 1863 see Co B as consolidated
Garrett, Moses Benton 09 May 1861 died 18 Aug 1863
Guffy, Jasper N Anna 17 Jun 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran
Heiserer, Vincent Anna 06 May 1861  
Hughes, Franklin Anna 06 May 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran
Holbert, Joel C Anna 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Kerney, James Anna 28 May 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Lucitt, Timothy     killed 15 Feb 1862 Ft Donelson
Moore, Samuel Anna 13 Jun 1861  
Mulligan, John Anna 15 Jun 1861 d/c 24 May 1863 disabled
McGrath, James Carbondale   dishonorably discharged
Newton, Fleming T Anna 17 Jun 1861 killed 20 May 1863 Jackson, TN
O'Brien, Michael Quincy 12 Nov 1863 see Co B as consolidated
Peterson, Thomas Cairo 04 Dec 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran
Presswood, Cullin Pinckneyville 15 Oct 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Riley, William Cairo 06 May 1861  
Russell, William DuQuoin 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Ryan, Michael Benton 09 May 1861 transferred 28 Apr 1862 from Co C
Sullivan, John Mindon 12 Nov 1863 see Co B as consolidated
Speers, John M     d/c 18 May 1862
Sturdevant, Charles C Anna 04 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Thompson, John Cairo 06 May 1861 d/c 02 Aug 1862 wounds
Wright, Alfred W DuQuoin 17 Jun 1861 re-enlisted as Veteran see Co B
Walsh, Daniel Anna 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Weeks, John Anna 17 Jun 1861 see Co B as consolidated
Wright, William DuQuoin 17 Jun 1861 d/c 18 May 1863 wounds
       
Under Cooks      
Lightfoot, Benjamin   13 Aug 1863  
Deshley, Henry   13 Aug 1863  

Company E Reorganized

Name & Rank Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
       
Capt James M Brewer Princeton 16 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
       
1st Lt Theron D Brown Chicago 16 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
       
2nd Lt Samuel Cartwright Trenton 16 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
       
1st Sgt L Smith Coggswell LaHarpe, WI 08 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
       
Sgt Ira Jackson Webster 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Sgt Solomon Sayre Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Sgt David Myers Sleby Station 28 Feb 1865 m/o 27 Sep 1865
Sgt David McCausland Orion 07 Mar 1865 died 29 Jul 1865 Little Rock, AR
       
Cpl James Donahan Trenton 03 Mar 1865 on furlough at m/o
Cpl Charles Seymour Trenton 28 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Sgt
Cpl Lawrence Murphy Selby 28 Feb 1865 died 14 Jun 1865 Little Rock, AR
Cpl John Pegues Jerseyville 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Cpl George Shamblen Fountain Green 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as private
Cpl Benjamin H Smith Augusta 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as private
Cpl Wallace Bugle Augusta 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Cpl Isaac R Gleason LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as private
       
Thomas E Hugh, musician Jerseyville 04 Mar 1865 deserted 15 Sep 1865
John Murphy, musician Peoria 27 Feb 1865 deserted Mar 1865
       

Company E Privates Reorganized

Name Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
       
Armstrong, William Covington, IN 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Allen, William H Fountain Green 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Cpl
Angelow, William H Lynnville 28 Feb 1865 deserted Mar 1865
Bonswell, Gallant A Kane 11 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Blackeny, Benjamin F Orion 06 Mar 1865 d/c for promotion in 17th USCT
Bane, James D Kane 11 Mar 1865 m/o 30 May 1865
Baird, Robert S Clayton 08 Mar 1865 m/o 11 May 1865
Burlingham, John Moline 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Beldin, John Morristown 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Bean, Thomas J Jerseyville 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Brown, Samuel LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Cartwright, Samuel Trenton 28 Feb 1865 promoted 2nd Lt
Bacon, David G Quincy 08 Mar 1865 m/o 08 Sep 1865
Bowman, Thomas O LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Coffee, Isaiah Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Brown, Theron Chicago 16 Mar 1865 promoted 1st Lt
Cessna, William Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Damron, William P Basco 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Decius, Simon H Majority Point 11 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Dirst, Hugh Orion 01 Mar 1865 deserted 14 Sep 1865
Ferguson, James T Orion 07 Mar 1865 died 30 Oct 1865 Pine Bluff, AR
Goodwin, Timothy LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Green, George H Quincy 08 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Hughes, Henry LaHarpe, WI 11 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Hamol, John W Orion 01 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Hoover, Abaslom Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Hyland, Hugh Basco 28 Feb 1865 d/c 22 Nov 1865 disabled
Heath, George Majority Point 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Ireland, Jonathan G Selby Station 28 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Ketter, Alexander Clayton 08 Mar 1865 m/o 23 May 1865
Kirkpatrick, Milton G Lima 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Keith, Richard H Lima 07 Mar 1865 deserted 15 Jul 1865
Lightfoot, Henry A Liberty 06 Mar 1865 m/o 29 May 1865
Lightfoot, Sylvanus Liberty 06 Mar 1865 m/o 29 May 1865
McBroon, John A Fairmount 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McCandles, Philip S Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McCown, William D Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McClure, Wilson M New Hebron 11 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McClure, Martin V Old Farm 11 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McDaniel, Andrew W Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
McKinney, Charles Nauvoo 07 Mar 1865 died 01 Jul 1865 Little Rock, AR
Miller, Benjamin Clayton 08 Mar 1865 m/o 11 May 1865
Miller, Henry Quincy 06 Mar 1865 d/c 12 Nov 1865 disabled
Mohart, George Kickapoo 27 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Mooney, Peter Peoria 25 Feb 1865 deserted 18 Mar 1865
Morton, James S St Albans 06 Mar 1865 deserted 18 Mar 1865
Morrell, Robert Crapple 07 Mar 1865 died 24 Apr 1865 Little Rock, AR
Murphy, Thomas Rossville 11 Mar 1865 died 22 Oct 1865 Little Rock, AR
Newton, Orin L Clayton 06 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Norris, George H LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Cpl
O'Hara, James Lacon 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
O'Hare, James Ohio 03 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Pomeroy, George Orion 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Prentiss, Silas W Fountain Grove 04 Mar 1865 m/o 19 Oct 1865
Roads, Samuel Jerseyville 04 Mar 1865 m/o 29 May 1865
Roller, James W LaHarpe, WI 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Roe, Jesse Fairmount 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Rooney, John Selby 28 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Cpl
Robertson, William Fountain Grove 04 Mar 1865 died 29 Aug 1865 Little Rock, AR
Reed, William E Monmouth 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Sgt
Rhodenbaugh, WIlliam Richland 07 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Roberts, Thomas E Jerseyville 04 Mar 1865 deserted 20 Sep 1865
Roads, Edward E Jerseyville 11 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Simpson, Anderson Pittman LaPrairie 04 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Storm, Thomas R Majority Point 11 Mar 1865 absent, sick at m/o
Stairs, William J Clayton 08 Mar 1865 m/o 13 Jul 1865
Steward, Edward G State Line City 10 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Schooley, Valentine A Fielding 11 Mar 1865 died 28 Apr 1865 Hunterville
Shuey, Henry J Quincy 09 Mar 1865 d/c 16 Sep 1865
Schribner, Wiley H Chalmers 11 Mar 1865 d/c 20 Sep 1865
Young, Curtiss Selby 28 Feb 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865

Company E Recruits Reorganized

Name Residence Date of rank or enlistment Remarks
       
Farmer, Pinkney L   25 Apr 1864 died 08 Oct 1865 Little Rock, AR
Kirkpatrick, John D Beaver Creek 12 Apr 1865 deserted 16 Jun 1865
Mark, Samuel Selby Station 23 Mar 1865 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Morris, Marion S Shelbyville 05 Apr 1865 m/o 11 May 1865
Stewart, Jesse M   15 Nov 1862 m/o 11 Dec 1865
Starkie, William H   28 Dec 1864 m/o 16 Dec 1865
Willis, Moses   28 Dec 1862 m/o 16 Dec 1865 as Cpl

Transcribed by Jeana Gallagher

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