Douglass' Kansas Colored
Light Artillery Battery (Union)



Roster

- Organized on Feb 20 1865
- Mustered out on Jul 22 1865

Available statistics for total numbers of men listed as:
- Enlisted or commissioned: 212
- Died of disease: 11
- Disabled: 16
- Deserted: 8
- Discharged: 7
- Mustered out: 143

Roster for this Regiment

Historical notes and Reports:

Independent Colored Battery
KANSAS

Independent Colored Battery. -- Capt., Hezekiah F. Douglass.

This organization was largely recruited and mustered into the
U. S. service during the months of July and Aug., 1864, but it
was not completely organized until the latter part of Feb.,
1865. It saw some service during the Price raid in the fall
of 1864, but lost no men killed in action. It was mustered
out at Fort Leavenworth July 22, 1865, having lost 1 officer
and 9 men, died of disease and other causes.

Source: The Union Army, vol. 4, p. 225




ROSTER
Soldier Company Date In How Joined Date Out How Left
Alexander, John

Jul 23 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Anderson, John

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Bailey, George

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Baker, Benjamin

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Banyan, James

Jul 22 1864 Enlisted Apr 21 1865 Discharged due to disability
Barber, Frank

Dec 8 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Bates, George

Jan 23 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Bell, Robert A

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Feb 22 1865 Died of disease
Belt, William

Dec 12 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Black, Denis

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Bolton, Jack

Jul 25 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Boots, Warren

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Boots, Warren

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Britton, George

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Brooks, Henry

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Brown, Alfred

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Brown, Henry

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Brown, Matthew

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Brown, Swaney

Mar 1 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Bryant, Thomas

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Oct 20 1864 Died of disease
Buckner, Merritt

Dec 17 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Bufford, Lewis

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Burgess, Frederick

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Burley, Hiram

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Burley, Patton

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Burrell, Felton

Dec 13 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Butler, James

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Aug 10 1864 Deserted
Cadwell, Zack

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Canada, Felix

Aug 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Carter, Merwin

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Chiverson, Thomas

Mar 5 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Clark, George M

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Clay, Henry

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Apr 20 1865 Died of disease
Clayburn, Robert

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Cleaver, John

Jul 25 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Coleman, Samuel

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Cooper, Daniel

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Copeland, Henry E

Dec 20 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Crauthers, David

Jul 22 1864 Enlisted Feb 2 1865 Died of disease
Crocket, David

Jul 23 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Crump, James

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Crump, John

Jul 15 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Cunningham, John

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Dale, Anderson

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Daniels, Jerry

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Davis, James

Jul 20 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Davis, Newton

Mar 5 1865 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Davis, Tilford

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Davis, William F

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Dean, Tippecanoe

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Dennis, Wilson

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Douglas, Harrison

Feb 25 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Douglass, Hezekiah F

Feb 27 1865 Commissioned Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Drake, Harvey

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Drake, Noah

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Eddings, Alonzo

Dec 7 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Edmondson, William

Mar 3 1865 Enlisted Apr 21 1865 Discharged due to disability
Ellis, George

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Ely, Dudley

Feb 26 1865 Enlisted Apr 21 1865 Discharged due to disability
Erwin, Ephraim

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Fields, Calvin

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Fields, John

Mar 1 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Fletcher, Frank

Feb 25 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Forbes, James

Dec 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Foster, Thomas

Jul 24 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Fowler, John

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Frasier, Andrew

Aug 18 1865 Enlisted

Not listed
Gatewood, Peter

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Sep 4 1864 Deserted
Geager, John

Dec 3 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Gibbs, Calvin

Dec 13 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Gibbs, Frank

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Sep 12 1864 Deserted
Gordon, Charles

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Gray, Gabriel

Feb 10 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Gray, James

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Green, George

Jul 20 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Haddox, Jackson

Oct 10 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hall, Edward

Dec 14 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Hamilton, Henry

Aug 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hancock, Benjamin F

Oct 1 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hancock, George W

Oct 1 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hanson, Noah C

Sep 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hare, David

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Harper, Thomas

Aug 6 1864 Enlisted Dec 10 1864 Deserted
Henderson, Benjamin

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Henry, William

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hermit, Preston

Jan 24 1865 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Hetterbrant, William

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Higgins, Lloyd W

Aug 27 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hill, John

Mar 3 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hollinsworth, Marshall

Aug 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Howard, Armstead

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Hughes, Abraham

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hughes, Jesse

Aug 23 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Hull, Doddridge

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Apr 26 1865 Discharged due to disability
Hunter, John

Feb 24 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jackson, Albert

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jackson, Henry

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jackson, Jordan

Jan 1 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jebson, Denis

Mar 1 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jessee, Joseph

Sep 29 1864 Enlisted Jan 11 1865 Died of disease
Johnson, Bailey

Dec 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Johnson, Benjamin

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Johnson, Grayson

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Johnson, Taylor

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Johson, Archibald

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Jones, Peter

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Lamar, Anthony

Oct 5 1864 Enlisted Jan 28 1865 Deserted
Lamar, Samuel

Aug 16 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Lawrence, Bartlett

Jul 23 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Lincoln, Thomas

Jul 20 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Lipcomb, William

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Mack, Henry

Dec 6 1864 Enlisted Apr 28 1865 Discharged due to disability
Madden, William S

Dec 12 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Madison, Clay

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Manning, John

Dec 8 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Mansfield, Henry

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Marshall, Isaac

Jul 22 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Martin, Lewis

Dec 14 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Mason, John

Oct 1 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Matthews, William D

Feb 27 1865 Commissioned Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Mcdaniel, Frank

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
McGeark, James

Dec 21 1864 Enlisted Mar 23 1865 Deserted
McLane, William R

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Menetr, George

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Migres, Taylor

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Miller, Haydon

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Milton, Henry

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Mines, Melford

Dec 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Minor, Patrick H

Feb 27 1865 Commissioned Mar 22 1865 Died of disease
Mitchell, Lewis

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Oct 17 1864 Deserted
Mitchell, Robert

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Montgomery, Seabon

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Moore, Alexander

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Mordesty, Philip

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Morehead, Augustus

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Morrison, Dock

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Morton, Charles

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Munford, James

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 2 1865 Died of disease
Murray, Allen

Sep 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Nelson, James W

Aug 27 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Nichols, Edward

Dec 20 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Oerry, Benjamin

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Parker, Samuel

Nov 3 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Parker, Wilson

Dec 13 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Pates, Samuel

Jul 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Patton, James

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Payne, George

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Pennison, Hugh

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Perkins, Dennis

Dec 14 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Perry, Mitchell B

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Perry, Thomas

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Ramby, Jack

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Rice, George

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Rice, Jeremiah

Mar 1 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Richardson, Berry

Jul 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Richardson, Lounden

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Feb 28 1865 Mustered out
Robinson, George W. H.

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted

Mustered out
Scott, Andrew

Jul 22 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Scott, Reynolds

Jul 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Scott, William

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Feb 14 1865 Deserted
Seals, Levi

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Shanks, Robert

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Sharp, Robert

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Shelton, Freeman

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Shields, Isaac

Jan 21 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Smith, Frank

Dec 14 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Smith, George

Jul 20 1864 Enlisted

Mustered out
Smith, James

Feb 23 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Smith, Nicholas

Feb 27 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Spencer, Franklin

Feb 23 1865 Enlisted

Not listed
Steel, Archy

Dec 14 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Stewart, Charles

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Still, Peter

Jul 26 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Taylor, John

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Taylor, John

Feb 26 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Thatcher, Wilson

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Thomas, Augustus

Jul 23 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Thomas, George

Feb 25 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Thomas, Isaac

Feb 25 1865 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Thomas, Jacob

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 3 1865 Discharged
Thornton, Jerry

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Thurman, Robert

Dec 21 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Titler, Hoy

Jul 20 1864 Enlisted Feb 9 1865 Died of disease
Todd, Lewis

Jul 27 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Toliver, Edward

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Toliver, William

Sep 3 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Triggs, William

Feb 24 1865 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Turner, Charles

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Turner, James

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Waldo, William

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted

Died of disease
Walker, Henry

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Walker, Henry

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wallace, George W

Jan 16 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wallace, Lewis

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wallard, Thomas

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Ward, John

Jul 22 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Ware, Jackson

Aug 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Washington, George

Sep 18 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Washington, George

Dec 16 1864 Enlisted Apr 18 1865 Died of disease
Webster, Daniel

Feb 20 1865 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Wesley, John

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Williams, James

Dec 6 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Williams, Jesse

Dec 20 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Williams, Thomas

Feb 28 1865 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wilson, Benjamin

Aug 3 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Wilson, David

Feb 20 1865 Enlisted

Died of disease
Wilson, Dennis

Nov 29 1864 Enlisted

Not listed
Wilson, Gabriel

Aug 28 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wilson, Henry

Dec 7 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Wince, George

Dec 5 1864 Enlisted Apr 25 1865 Discharged due to disability
Wood, William

Aug 9 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out
Woodson, Simon

Dec 7 1864 Enlisted Jul 22 1865 Mustered out




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