Illinois Genealogy Trails
One Hundred and Twenty-Third Infantry Regiment

Original Source: Adjutant General's Office

contributed by Bruce Cox


Roster of Company H

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Captains

Abram C. Vanbuskirk

John W. Champ

Thomas E. Woods

-

Mattoon

"

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

Mar. 20, 1863

Dec. 28, 1863

-

Sept 6, 1862

May 1, 1863

May 5, 1864

-

Died Mar. 20, 1863

Resigned Dec. 26, 1863

M.O. June 28, 1865

First Lieutenants

John W. Champ

William H. House

Hezekiah M. Ashmore

-

Mattoon

"

"

-

Sept 6, 1862

Mar. 20, 1863

Apr. 20, 1864

-

Sept 6, 1862

May 1, 1863

Apr. 30, 1864

-

Promoted

Resigned Apr. 20, 1864

M.O. June 28, 1865

Second Lieutenants

William H. House

Charles W. Houghton

-

Mattoon

Sumpter

-

Sept 6, 1862

Mar. 20, 1863

-

Sept 6, 1862

May 1, 1863

-

Promoted

Discharged May 9, 1864

First Sergeant

Charles W. Houghton

-

Sumpter

-

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

-

Promoted 2nd Lieutenant

Sergeants

Charles Cranwell

David B. Williams

John C. Gowin

Edgar B. Humphrey

Mattoon

Neoga

"

"

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

Discharged Mar. 14, 1863

Discharged Dec. 18, 1862

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

M.O. June 28, 1865

Corporals

Charles D. Morgan

James M. Kelley

Richard M. Chaney

James Fickes

Jesse M. Williams

Jacob M. Beals

George Greer

Abraham Morrell

Mattoon

"

"

"

Johnstown

"

Mattoon

Olney

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

Discharged Mar 9, 1863

Discharged Feb. 17, 1863

M.O. June 28, 1865 as priv.

Discharged Apr. 14, 1863

Discharged May 19, 1863

Discharged Oct. 24, 1862

Reduced to ranks. Trans. to Miss. Marine Brigade, Jan. 13, 1865 (or '65?)

Musicians

Miron Landrus

David Taggart

-

Charleston

Mattoon

-

Aug. 1, 1862

Aug. 1, 1862

-

Sept 6, 1862

Sept 6, 1862

-

Discharged Feb. 14, 1864

Reduced to ranks at own request. M.O. June 28, 1865

Privates

Name & Rank

Residence

Date of rank or enlistment

Date of muster

Remarks

Ames, George R.

Mattoon

 Aug. 1, 1862

 Sept 6, 1862

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

Adams, John W.

Woodbury

 "

M.O. June 28, 1865

Adams, Abraham

"

M.O. June 28, 1865

Burress, William E.

Charleston