State of Minnesota



Minnesota Volunteer Infantry
1st Regiment Roster


Co. Rank Name Age Mustered
In
Mustered Out Remarks
  Colonel Willis A. Gorman 46 Apl. 29, '61 Oct. 1, '61 Brig. Gen. 1st Brig., 2d Div., 2d Corps.
  Colonel Napolean J. T. Dana 39 Oct. 2, '61 Feb. 3, '62 Col.; Brig. Gen.; Maj. Gen.  Resigned.
  Colonel Alfred Sully -- Feb. 3, '62 Sept. 26, '62 Brig. Gen. 1st Brig., 2d Div., 2d Corps., Brevet Maj. Gen. Brevet Brig. Gen. U. S. A.
  Colonel George N. Morgan -- Sept. 26, '62 May 5, '63 Capt. Co. E, Maj., Lieut. Col.; resigned; Brevet Brig. Gen.
  Colonel William Colvill -- May 6, '63 May 4, '64 Capt. Co. F, Maj., Lt. Col.; wnd Glendale and Gettysburg, Rvt. Brig. Gen.
  Lt. Col. Stephen Miller 45 Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 18, '64 Col. 7th Minn. Vols., Brig. Gen., Gov. of Minnesota.
  Lt. Col. Charles Powell Adams -- Sept. 26, '62 May 4, '64 Capt. Co. H, Maj.; wnd Bull Run, Malvern, Antietam, Gettysburg; Brevet Brig. Gen.
  Major William H. Dike 47 Apl. 29, '61 Oct. 22, '61 Resigned.
  Major Mark W. Downie 25 May 6, '63 May 4, '64 Q. M., 1st Lt. and Capt. Co. B; wnd. Gettysburg; Lt. Col. 1st Batt.
  Adjutant William R. Leach 27 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 23, '62 1st Lt. Co. H, Capt. and A. A. G. Dana's Brigade.
  Adjutant John N. Chase 26 Oct. 22, '61 -- 1st Serg. and 1st Lieut. Co. E, Capt. Co. H.
  Adjutant Josias R. King 29 July 10, '62 -- 1st Serg.; 2d and 1st Lieut. Co. A, Capt. Co. G; wnd. Savage Station.
  Adjutant John Peller 31 Jan. 14, '63 May 4, '64 Serg. Maj., 2d Lieut. Co. A; 1st Lieut; wnd. Gettysburg.
  Quartermaster George H. Woods -- Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 13, '61 Pro. Capt. and C. S. U. S. A., Lieut. Col. and Chief C. S. Sheridan's Corps.
  Quartermaster Mark A. Hoyt -- Jan. 1, '62 -- Resigned.
  Quartermaster Francis Baasen -- July 10, '62 May 4, '64  
  Surgeon Jacob H. Stewart -- Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 23, '62 Captured at Bull; Exam. Surg. at St. Paul
  Surgeon William H. Morton -- Feb. 1, '62 June 23, '63 Med. Director 2d Div., 2d Corps; resigned from dis.
  Surgeon John B. Le Blond 37 Aug. 7, '63 May 4, '64 Asst. Surg., Surg. 1st Battalion.
  Asst. Surgeon Chas. W. Le Boutillier 34 Apl. 29, '61 -- Captured at Bull Run; Surg. 9th Minn. Volunteers.
  Asst. Surgeon Daniel W. Hand -- July 23, '61 Dec., '65 Brigade Surgeon, charge of general hospitals.
  Asst. Surgeon Edmund J. Pugsley -- Aug. 29, '62 Aug. 15, '63 Cashiered.
  Asst. Surgeon Peter Gabrielson -- Feb. 17, '63 May 4, '64  
  Chaplain Edward D. Neill 37 Apl. 29, '61 July 13, '62 Resigned; privte sec. to Pres. Lincoln and Johnson.
  Chaplain F. A. Conwell 48 Oct. 15, '62 May 4, '64  
  Sergt. Major C. Edward Davis -- Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64 2d Lieut. Co. I, 1st Lieut. Co. A; Capt. Co. E.
  Sergt. Major Edward S. Past -- Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Antietam; discharged for disability.
  Sergt. Major David A. Coflin -- Apl. 29, '61 -- 1st Lieut. Co. A Oct. 7, '63.
  Sergt. Major Albert S. Davis -- Apl. 29, '61 -- 1st Lieut. Co. A Mch 4, '64.
  Sergt. Major John W. Pride -- Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64 Re-enlisted in 1st Battalion.
  Qtrmaster Sgt. William Smith -- Apl. 29, '61 Nov. 17, '61 Discharged.
  Qtrmaster Sgt. Aaron Greenwald -- Apl. 29, '61 -- Resigned and trans. to Co. C; killed at Gettysburg.
  Qtrmaster Sgt. T. A. Wood -- Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64  
  Commissary Sgt J. Mahoney -- Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 3, '63 Discharged.
  Commissary Sgt Mathew M. Standish -- Apl. 29, '61 -- Resigned and transferred to Co. D May 8, '63
  Commissary Sgt Jacob Marty -- Apl. 29, '61 -- Promoted 1st Lieut. Oct 3, '63.
  Commissary Sgt Frank Dickinson -- Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64 Corp Co. G.
  Hospital Steward James Kirkman -- Apl. 29, '61 --  
  Hospital Steward G. F. Marble -- Apl. 29, '61 -- Company C.
  Hospital Steward C. A. Brooks 22 June, '61 June 12, '63 Appointed Hospital Steward U. S. A.
  Hospital Steward Chas. H. Spear -- Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64 Co. L, or 2d Co. Sharpshooters.
  Principal Musician Henry O. Fifield -- Aug. 16, '63 -- Company C.
  Principal Musician Ezra D. Haskins -- Aug. 16, '63 -- Company G.
  Musician Atkinson, Geo. 23 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61  
  Musician Collins, Geo. H. 31 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61  
  Musician Colling, W. H. 42 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61 Band Leader.
  Musician Durand, Chas. 39 June 8, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Edson, Wm. 38 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Graham, Oliver 21 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Hazen, Benj. 23 May 22, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Hoffman, C. C. 32 May 20, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Hoffman, Peter 21 May 31, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Huntley, Edgar 25 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Ingalls, A. P. 38 May 23, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Jones, J. H. 46 May 29, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Kellogg, M. S. 34 May 29, '61 Jan. 1, '62 General Orders.
  Musician Lovejoy, Geo. 23 July 20, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Morgan, Augustus G. 34 May 21, '61 Aug. 31, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Meyer, Ernest 30 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 21, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Powell, Fletcher B. 42 Apl. 29, '61 Dec. 7, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Sherman, Stephen A. 25 May 18, '61 Aug. 21, '61 Drum Major.
  Musician Stimson, Montcalm J. 26 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 21, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Tyner, Haman 19 May 10, '61 Aug. 21, '61 General Orders.
  Musician Woodman, Wm. T. 20 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 21, '61 General Orders.

1st Minnesota Volunteers

Co

Name

Rank

Age

Mustered In

Mustered Out

Remarks

A Captain Alexander Wilkin 29 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Pro. Major 2d Minn. Sept. 18, '61
A Captain Coates, Henry C. 28 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 1st Lieut.; Capt., commanded regiment after battle of Gettysburg.
A 1st Lieut. Charles Zierenberg 28 Sept. 18, '61 -- 2d Lieut.; died Sept. 13, '62, of wnds, at Vienna, Va.
A 1st Lieut. Josias R. King 29 Sept. 14, '62 -- 1st Serg.; 2d Lieut., Capt. Co. G; on Gen. Sully's staff, wounded at Savage Station.
A 1st Lieut. C. Edward Davis -- Oct. 7, '62 -- Serg. Major, 2d Lieut.; Co. I, Capt. Co. E.
A 1st Lieut. David A. Coflin 28 Oct. 7, '63 -- Corp. Co. I, Serg. Major; transferred to Co. K.
A 1st Lieut. Albert S. Davis -- Apl. 29, '61 Mch. 5, '64 Priv. Co. I, Corp. Co. B, Serg. Maj.; wnd at Bull Run.
A 2nd Lieut. John Peller 31 July 19, '62 -- Serg., Serg. Major, Adjutant; wounded at Gettysburg.
A 2nd Lieut. Joseph H. Spencer 29 -- -- Transferred to Co. F Oct., '62.
A 2nd Lieut. August Kruger 29 Apl. 15, '63 -- Serg., drowned Aug. 20, '63, at Alexandria, Va.
A Enlisted Man Adams, Hiram 24 May 27, '61 -- Killed June 29, '62, at Savage Station.
A Enlisted Man Adams, Lucius A. 27 May 27, '61 -- Wnd. at Savage Sta.; absent sick on discharge of Regt.
A Enlisted Man Agnew, Edward C. 34 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Musician.
A Enlisted Man Alpers, J. H. A. 24 May 22, '61 June 28, '65 Com. Serg. Wnd. Antietam; enlisted in 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Becher, William 26 Apl. 29, '61 Mch. 12, '63 Discharged for disability; wounded at Bull Run.  Prisoner at Richmond.
A Enlisted Man Biddle, Abel 25 Apl. 29, '61 Mch. 12, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Blesl, John 32 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to V. R. C. Nov. 16, '63
A Enlisted Man Brown, Frederick A. 37 Apl. 29, '61 Mch. 25, '63 Wounded at Bull Run; taken prisoner.
A Enlisted Man Brandt, Clark 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Died July 21, '63 of wounds at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Canfield, Lucien F. 21 May 21, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cavalry Oct. 23, '63
A Enlisted Man Clark, George B. 20 May 17, '61 July 27, '65 Corp.; wnd. at Bristow; re-enlisted in 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Clark, Charles F. 24 May 28, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run; killed July 21, '61.
A Enlisted Man Crawley, Timothy 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; wounded at Antietam; killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Dehn, John 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; discharged for wounds at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Devlin, Mike 21 Sept. 27, '61 -- Wounded at Gettysburg; re-enlisted 1st Battalion; died April 2, '65.
A Enlisted Man Dooley, Wm. H. H. 30 Apl. 29, '61 -- Serg.; wounded at Bull Run.
A Enlisted Man Doran, Nelson 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Re-enlisted in 1st Battalion; died Salisbury prison.
A Enlisted Man Drake, Charles S. 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Gettysburg; prisoner Antietam.
A Enlisted Man Drescher, Ernest 26 May 22, '61 -- Musician; killed at Bull Run.
A Enlisted Man Drysdall, Henry C. 20 Apl. 29, '61 July 29, '61 Corp.
A Enlisted Man Edler, Julius 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Eichler, Charles 38 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 3, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Farwell, James C. 28 May 17, '61 Feb. 25, '64 Re-enlisted; Capt. Co. A 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Farquhar, Daniel H. 27 Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64 Wounded at Antietam and Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Farquhar, John 30 Oct. 22, '62 June 8, '65 Wnd. at Antietam and Gettysburg; trans. 1st. Batt.
A Enlisted Man Fegar, Jacob 31 Apl. 29, '61 May 4, '64  
A Enlisted Man Foss, Jay B. 21 Sept. 3, '61 May 10, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Freer, Richard W. 20 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; transferred to U. S. Cav. Oct. 23, '62.
A Enlisted Man Fuller, Melville 21 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64  
A Enlisted Man Gallman, John J. 39 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Hospital nurse.
A Enlisted Man Gibbs, Gates 22 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wagoner; re-enlisted in 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Geiser, Frederick 31 Sept. 3, '61 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Glave, Frederick 23 May 22, '61 -- Died May 11, '63 of wounds received at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Guntzer, Nicholaus 26 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wnd. at Gettysburg; absent on discharge of Regt.
A Enlisted Man Halsted, John T. 41 Apl. 29, '61 Sept. 1, '62 Dis. of Disa. from wnd. at Bull Run; pris. Bull Run.
A Enlisted Man Hauser, John 30 May 15, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Hedapp, George 32 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Hines, Henry C. 23 July 20, '61 -- Regiment postmaster, Aug. 16, '61.
A Enlisted Man Hoff, Edward C. 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Died Oct. 14, '62, of wounds near Vienna, Va.
A Enlisted Man Hausdorf, Charles F. 20 Apl. 29, '61 May 5, '64 Corp., Serg., 1st Serg., Lieut. Col., 1st Battalion; wounded at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Irvine, Javan B. 30 Sept., 3, '61 -- 1st Lieut. in 13th U. S. Infantry, Dec. 15, '61.
A Enlisted Man Jeniesch, William 24 May 15, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Keyes, James N. -- Mch. 28, '62 -- Corp.; killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Kiefer, Louis 29 May 18, '61 -- Discharged for wounds at Savage Station, '62.
A Enlisted Man King, Charles H. 19 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 4, '62 Discharged per order; Corp.
A Enlisted Man Klingel, Jacob 34 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Cav. Oct. 23, '62.
A Enlisted Man Kraemer, William 27 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 4, '62 Corp. discharged per order.
A Enlisted Man Kratka, Chas. A. 19 May 17, '61 -- Trans. to U. S. Cav. Oct. 23, '62; killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Latta, Simon E. 23 May 17, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Levering, Andrew 33 May 17, '61 -- 1st and 2d Lieut. Co. C; died March 27, '63.
A Enlisted Man Lemmer, Peter 31 Feb. 24, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Lichtenberg, August 30 Feb. 20, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Loomis, Chas. C. 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Lyons, Stephen 22 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Corp. and Serg; wounded at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Lyons, Harrison 19 May 25, '61 -- Wnd. Gettysburg; absent sick on discharge of Regt.
A Enlisted Man Maloy, James 23 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Corp.; wounded at Bull Run.
A Enlisted Man Marks, Peter 29 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; died July 8, '63 from wounds at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Mathies, Nicholas 20 May 22, '61 May 3, '64 Wounded at Antietam.
A Enlisted Man Marshall, John J. 19 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to Inv. Corps Nov., 1863.
A Enlisted Man Marshall, James 29 Feb. 11, '62 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Magnussen, Engel A. 30 Sept. 3, '61 Aug. 20, '62 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man McEwen, John 21 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp., Sergt.; killd at Antietam.
A Enlisted Man McWilliam, David 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Re-enlisted in 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man McLean, Maxwell A. 19 May 27, '61 Aug. 20, '62 Wounded at Antietam.
A Enlisted Man Miller, Wm. F. 25 May 17, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Mowry, Racellas S. 20 May 25, '61 May 3, '64 Wounded at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Morrison, John T. 23 Apl. 29, '61 Mch. 12, '62 Corp.; discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Mockwitz, Charles 23 Apl. 29, '61 Jan. 29, '61 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Muller, Charles 29 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Wounded at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Nelson, Nels E. 28 May 17, '61 Nov. 6, '62 Serg.; discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Nelson, Ole 25 Apl. 29, '61 -- Died Sept. 8, '62 at Fort Monroe.
A Enlisted Man Nickell, Henry 22 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Nixon, William 18 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Musician.
A Enlisted Man Olson, Andrew 35 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 3, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Palmer, Eli J. 42 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Parker, Geo. H. 32 Apl. 29, '61 -- Transferred to 3d U. S. Cav., 1862.
A Enlisted Man Payher, Frank -- Feb. 27, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Pfeffer, George 24 May 21, '61 Feb. 15, '63 Wnd. Bull Run; Prisoner at Bull Run; Dis. for Disa.
A Enlisted Man Pitkin, Samuel J. 23 May 18, '61 May 3, '64 Bayonet wound at Bristow.
A Enlisted Man Rathmann, Hans 36 May 27, '61 Jan. 24, '62 Wnd.; prisoner at Bull Run; discharged for Disa.
A Enlisted Man Rayher, Frank -- Feb. 27, '64 -- Transferred to 1st Battalion.
A Enlisted Man Rohring, John 19 May 22, '61 -- Killed near Warrenton, Va.
A Enlisted Man Sanders, Benjamin F. 29 May 22, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Sattler, Louis 21 May 22, '61 -- Transferred to U. S. Light Artillery, Oct. 27, '62.
A Enlisted Man Schooley, David 35 May 21, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run.
A Enlisted Man Schmucker, Joseph 27 Apl. 29, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Schmidter, William 22 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Simonson, Hans M. 21 May 26, '61 -- Died of wounds at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Smoot, George W. 21 Apl. 29, '61 Aug. 1, '61 Discharged per order.
A Enlisted Man Sonderman, John G. 31 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Corporal.
A Enlisted Man Sproat, Edgar L. 28 Apl. 29, '61 July 31, '63 Pro. 1st Lieut. and Q.M. 32d N. Y.
A Enlisted Man Stevens, Robert 28 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Bull Run; arm amputated.
A Enlisted Man Stoll, Andrew 32 Apl. 29, '61 Sept. 20, '62 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Stoll, Jacob 30 Apl. 29, '61 Feb. 7, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Stansbury, Howard 22 Apl. 29, '61 June, '61 Color Sergt.; appointed ?d Lieut. in U. S. Army.
A Enlisted Man Steffes, Mathias 27 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp. Serg.; wounded at Antietam.
A Enlisted Man Steen, Charles 23 Apl. 29, '61 -- Corp.; Serg.; 1st Serg.; lost leg at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Streit, Nicholas 29 May 15, '61 Feb. 3, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Theissen, Mathias 27 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64  
A Enlisted Man Theim, Joseph 30 May 21, '61 May 3, '64 Wounded at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Tinker, Herbert E. 25 May 23, '61 -- Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Van Woert, Wm. T. 23 May 21, '61 Mch. 3, '63 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Vogelsang, Deitrich 31 Apl. 29, '61 -- Wounded at Antietam; leg amputated; discharged.
A Enlisted Man Wagner, Warren 21 May 27, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Weld, Charles P. 37 Apl. 29, '61 May 3, '64 Corporal.
A Enlisted Man Wells, George A. 40 May 18, '61 -- Died Oct. '62.
A Enlisted Man Wentworth, Hiram 32 Aug. 21, '61 Mch. 3, '62 Discharged for disability.
A Enlisted Man Wilson, John 21 Sept. 25, '61 -- Killed at Gettysburg.
A Enlisted Man Wright, Henry C. 29 May 17, '61 -- Serg.; wounded at Bull Run; killed at Gettysburg.

Source: History of the First Regiment Minnesota Volunteer Infantry (1861 - 1864) by Easton & Masterman (1916)
transcribed by Mary Saggio







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