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One Hundred and Twenty-Third Infantry Regiment

Original Source: Adjutant General's Office

contributed by Bruce Cox


Roster of Company A

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Captains

James B. Hill

Oscar F. Bane

-

Charleston

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

Dec. 20, 1863

-

Sept. 6, 1862

Mar. 9, 1864

-

Resigned Dec. 20, 1863

M.O. June 28, 1865

First Lieutenants

Silas M. Shepard

Oscar F. Bane

Alexander P. McNutt

-

Charleston

"

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

Aug. 8, 1863

Dec. 20, 1863

-

Sept 6, 1862

Nov. 1, 1863

Mar. 9, 1864

-

Resigned Aug. 8, 1863

Promoted

M.O. June 28, 1865

Second Lieutenant

Oscar F. Bane

-

Charleston

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Promoted

First Sergeant

Charles A. Duncan

-

Charleston

-

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Apr. 19, 1863

Sergeants

John L. McGee

Alexander P. McNutt

Daniel Curd

Joseph D. Mitchell

Charleston

Charleston

Charleston

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Disch. Feb. 7, '63; disabil

Pro. 1st Serg't then 1st Lt.

M.O. June 22, 1865

M.O. June 28, 1865

Corporals

James A. Mitchell

William Olmstead

James F. Eastin

Albert G. Woodard

Daniel Miller

Wm. L. Henderson

Charles V. Decker


Martin Turner

Charleston

Ashmore

Charleston

"

"

"

"


Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862


Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862


Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Disch. May 30, '63; disabil

Pro. Sergt, then Sgt. Maj.

M. O. June 28, 1865

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Serg't

Private, M.O. May 31, '65

Reduced to ranks. Prom 1st Lieut. Co. D

Killed at Perryville, KY Oct. 8, 1862

Musicians

Harrison A. Owens

Frank Waters

-

Charleston

Ashmore

-

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

-

Disch. Nov. 6, '63 as priv

Prom. Principal Musician

Wagoner

Hezekiah M. Ashmore

-

Ashmore

-

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Prom. 1st Sergt, then 1st Lieut. Co. H

Privates

Axton, Frank

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Axton, Alexander

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Adams, John M.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Anderson, James

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Babers, William

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Brown, John O.

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Bowles, Sidney W.

Coles Co

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865 as 1st Sgt

Cooper, George W.

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Camp, Albert

Coles Co

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Mar. 21, '63; disabil

Clark, William H.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Coffin, Oliver G.

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Tr. To V.R.C. Sept. 30, '64

Clinkinbeard, John

Coles co.

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died at Murfreesboro, T., Apr. 20, 1863

Duncan, Thomas H.

Westfield

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. May 22, '63; disabil.

Drake, Jacob

Milton

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Devore, John C.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died, Chicago, Sept. 22, '63

Digby, Joseph M.

Coles co.

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died Oct. 25, 1863; wounds

Fox, Jacob

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Fiste, Harrison

Hutton

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862

Died at Alexandria, Tenn., Apr. 28, 1863

Fudge, John W.

Loxa

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Florer, Samuel

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. May 13, 1865

Fairley, John

Neoga

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Golladay, Christopher

Coles Co.

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died, Macon, GA., May 15, '65

Grunels, Pleasant

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Garner, Joseph L.

Seven Hick'ries

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 6, 1865 as Corp'l

Heizer, Jacob

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Jan 14, '63; disabil

Harry, Isaac

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Howlett, William

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Hedges, Martin V.

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Oct. 18, '62; disabil

Holt, Harper

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died, Chicago, Sept. 29, '63

Hill, Marcus M.

Coles co.

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Feb. 5, '63; wounds

Isenhoner, Daniel

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Keigley, Benjamin S.

Coles Co

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

Lava, John

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Lee, Jonathan

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 6, 1865

March, William T.

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865 as Corp'l

McGee, Charles H.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Mitchell, Alexander C.

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Mar 21, '63; disabil.

Mock, Thomas J.

Loxa

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Monticue, William L.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 6, 1865

McNutt, John

Seven Hick'ries

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

 M. O. June 28, 1865

McElroy, Richard A.

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. June 12, '63; disabil

Modrill, Andrew G.

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Missing in act'n at Chickamauga, Ga., Sept. 20, '63. Supposed dead.

McGregor, William

Coles co

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Disch. Mar. 21,' 63; disabil

McGregor, Alexander

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Killed at Perryville, Ky. Oct. 8, 1862

McWhinney, Francis

Loxa

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

W'd'd, abs. at M.O. of Reg. M. O. June 28, 1865

McWhinney, Sam'l L.

 "

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862

 Disch. Jan. 13, '63 disabil

 Myers, Robert A.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Newby, Edmond

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Died. Andersonville prison, Aug. 15, '64. Gr. 5778

Peppers, William A.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Pugh, Able

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

Corp'l. Died April 8, 1865; wounds

Plummer, Daniel

Marshall

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Pruett, James T.

Coles co.

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862 

Died Oct. 13, 1862; wounds

Quimby, William B.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Disch. Aug. 29, '63, disabil

Rhoden, Thomas J.

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Died at Pulaski, Tenn., Jan. 27, 1864

Rhoden, William R.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

W'd'd, abs. at M.O. of Reg.; M. O. June 28, 1865

Roberts, Robert

Coles co

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Roberts, Conrad

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Died, Louisville, Feb. 1, '63

Robinson, John W.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Roberts, Tenbrook T.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Corp'l. W'd'd, abs at M.O. of Reg.; M. O. June 28, 1865

Salmons, Henry R.

Coles co

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Salmons, Levi C.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Detached at M.O. of Reg. M. O. June 28, 1865

Salmons, Samuel H.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. May 27, 1865

Steward, Robert

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Timmons, Salathiel

Hutton

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 6, 1865

Timmons, Laban A.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Timmons, Leroy

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Timmons, Battle H.

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Died at Murfreesboro, T., May 8, 1863

Thrasher, Christian S.

Coles Co

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Disch. Mar. 23, '63; disabil

Thrasher, Allison

Ashmore

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. May 27, 1865

Weaver, John F.

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Weaver, William

Charleston

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. June 28, 1865

Weaver, John

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

M. O. May 31, 1865

Woodard, David

"

Aug. 1, 1862 

Sept 6, 1862 

M. O. June 28, 1865

Recruits

Anderson, Thomas, W.

Lafayette

Mar. 6, 1865

Mar. 7, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Colwell or Cornwell

Ashmore

Jan. 1, 1864

Jan. 24, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Dutton, Jas (Jas. T.)

Charleston

Mar. 16, 1864

Apr. 19, 1864

Died. Accidentally shot himself at Columbia, T., Aug. 19, 1864

Rhodes, Epperson

Charleston

Jan 4, 1864

Feb. 2, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Flemming, Charles

"

Mar. 21, 1864

May 3, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Fleetwood, John

Hickory

Mar. 16, 1865

Mar. 16, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Furguson, Andrew F.

Moultrie Co

Feb. 22, 1865

Feb. 22, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Kendall, George

Charleston

Mar. 16, 1864

May 3, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Timmons, Cornelius V.

"

Jan. 1, 1864

Jan. 24, 1864

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

Wadkins, William

Westfield

"

"

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

White, Henry

Lafayette

Mar. 6, 1865

Mar. 7, 1865

Transferred to 61st Ill. Inf.

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