Wisconsin Soldiers Deaths
at Shiloh Tennessee
Compiled by: Bev Hetzel, West Bend, Wisconsin;

Transcribed by Diana Heser Morse
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WISCONSIN AT SHILOH

The 14th, 16th and 18th Wisconsin Civil War Regiments were engaged at the Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee. Included are the list of casualties for these Regiments.

The 14th Regiment was organized at Fond du Lac, Wisconsin in January, 1862. The regiment left Fond du Lac on March 8, 1862 under Colonel David Wood. After a brief stay in Savannah, Tennessee they were engaged in The Battle of Shiloh. 16 were KIA and another 13 died of wounds.

The 16th Regiment was ordered to Camp Randall, Wisconsin in 11-1861. Benjamin Allen was the Colonel and the regiment was mustered in on 1-31-1862. They took a train from Camp Randall to St. Louis, Missouri and arrived in Savannah, Tennessee on 3-20-1862. They engaged in the battle of Shiloh where they fought on the front lines. 43 were KIA and 39 died of wounds.

The 18th Regiment was organized in Milwaukee in the winter of 1861-1862. They reported to St. Louis, Missouri on 3-30-1862. They reached Savannah, Tennessee on April 5, 1862. The regiment was not prepared for battle and were surrounded by the confederate soldiers. They had all lost all of their field officers. In this bloody battle the regiment lost 24 soldiers who were either KIA or died of wounds.

The above number of casualties does not include those who were taken prisoner and died in the Southern prisons of disease of wounds.


WISCONSIN CIVIL WAR DEATHS (SHILOH, TENNESSEE)

COMPANY A
King, Joseph Corp from Fond Du Lac entered 10-31-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY B
DRAKE, Charles Sgt. from Plover entered 9-16-1861 died 4-20-1862 St. Louis, Missouri of wounds received at Shiloh

EASTWOOD, John Pvt. from Weyauwega entered 9-15-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

MORGAN, Thomas Pvt. from Rural entered 9-21-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-7-1862 on steamer, "Tycoon" of wounds

POST, Joseph 1st Lt. From Waupaca rank from 9-21-1861 Died 5-27-1862 of wounds received at Shiloh


COMPANY C
ALLEY, James Pvt. from Omro entered 9-8--1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-15-1862 at Pittsburg Landing Tennessee of wounds


COMPANY D
GLENN, John Pvt. from Bad Axe entered 10-30-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

OWENS, John Pvt. from Campbell entered 10-28-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-7-1862 Cincinnati, OH of wounds


COMPANY E
AUSTIN, Ezra Pvt. from Calumet entered 2-18-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 4-10-1862 at Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee of wounds

WALDO, George E. Captain from Manitowoc enlisted 9-4-1861 Rank from 10-14-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY F
PUTNAM, John Pvt. from Depere entered 10-2-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY G
BAKER, Lucius from Carleston entered 10-2-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

BUMP, Samuel Pvt. from Osceda entered 1-19-1862 KIA 4-7-1862

MOSER, John from Rantoul entered 10-20-1862 KIA 4-7-1862

NEWTON, Ebenezer Pvt. from Stockbridge entered 9-7-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY H
PEELER, Henry Pvt. from Brothertown entered 10-15-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY I
BACON, Charles Pvt. from Neillsville entered 10-19-1861 Wounded at Shiloh died 5-7-1862 wounds Mound City, Illinois of wounds

CULLEN, Frederick Corp from Black River Falls entered 10-19-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

FROST, Harvey from Alma entered 10-21-1861 wounded at Shiloh 4-7-1862 died 4-9-1862 at Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee of wounds

LISHERNESS, Waterman, Corp from Black River Falls entered 10-19-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-18-1862 Jefferson Barracks, Missouri of wounds

RAYSON, Thomas Pvt. from Alma entered 10-21-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

ROCKWOOD, John Pvt. from Black River Falls entered 11-18-1861 KIA 4-7-1862

SCHLINSOG, Gottlieb Pvt. from Neillsville entered 11-7-1861 KIA 4-7-1862


COMPANY K
BRIAR, Charles Pvt. from Baraboo entered 9-18-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-26-1862 Mound City, Illinois of wounds

LYMAN, Horace Corp from West Point (di) entered 9-19-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-19-1862 Mound City, Illinois of wounds


WISCONSIN CIVIL WAR DEATHS (SHILOH, TENNESSEE)

16TH INFANTRY
COMPANY A

CAMP, George Pvt. from Dayton entered 10-19-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-19-1862 Savannah, Georgia of wounds

ELDRIDGE, Joshua Pvt. from Saxeville entered 11-7-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-18-1862 Mound City, Illinois of wounds

HOWE, Cyrus Pvt. from Howe's Corners entered 10-12-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

LIRCH, John Pvt. from Berlin entered 11-4-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-3-1862 on hospital boat of wounds

MARSHALL, James Corp, hometown unknown, entered 10-22-1861 Taken prisoner at Shiloh died 8-29-1862 Macon, Georgia

PATTERSON, James Pvt. from Mt. Morris entered 10-21-1861 Wounded at Shiloh died 5-4-1862 St. Louis Missouri of wounds

SAXE, Edward Captain from Saxeville enlisted 9-3-1861, rank From 11-8-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

SMITH, Coley 1st LT. From Saxeville entered 9-9-1861 rank From 4-7-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 5-6-1862 Keokuk, Iowa of wounds

WALBRIDGE, William Pvt. from Berlin entered 10-17-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-21-1862 St. Louis Missouri of wounds

WILLIAM, John Sgt. from Berlin entered 10-21-1861 KIA 4-6-1862


COMPANY B
DARTT, Charles Pvt. from East Troy entered 11-18-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-26-1862 Mound City, Illinois of wounds

DEXTER, Joseph Pvt. from Beaver Dam entered 12-30-1861 MIA 4-6-1862 at Shiloh

EVENSON, Even Pvt. from Hartland entered 11-9-1861 died 4-28-1862 at St. Louis Missouri of wounds received at Shiloh

HILLS, Jesse pvt. from Concord entered 10-21-1861 MIA 4-6-1862 at Shiloh

MORRIS, Timothy Corp from Summit entered 10-18-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

POWERS, Henry Pvt. from Ashippun entered 10-12-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-14-1862 at Cincinnati, Ohio of wounds

QUINER, Joseph Pvt. from Concord entered 1-7-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 4-28-1862 Savannah, Georgia of wounds


COMPANY C
FILKE, August Pvt. from Hustisford entered 11-28-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-23-1864 Mound City, Illinois of wounds

HOLTON, Henry Pvt. from Horicon entered 11-25-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

McMILLAN, Malcolm Pvt. from Calamus entered 11-2-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 5-11-1862 Camp Dennison, Ohio of wounds

POST, Garret Pvt. from Beaver Dam entered 11-25-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

WILSON, James Sgt. from Chester entered 9-15-1961 wounded Shiloh died 4-28-1862 Savannah, Georgia of wounds


COMPANY D
FARRINGTON, Milo Pvt. from Columbus entered 10-25-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-31-1862 St. Louis, Missouri of wounds

FLASCHBEIN, Lewis Pvt. from Columbus entered 10-25-1861 MIA 4-6-1862 at Shiloh

HARRINGTON, Alfonso Pvt. from Columbus entered 12-29-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

HASKINS, Chester Pvt. from Madison entered 10-22-1861 MIA 4-6-1862

PETTIS, Louis Pvt. from Fall River entered 10-26-1861 MIA 4-6-1862 at Shiloh

PEASE, Oliver Captain from Watertown enlisted 9-28-1861 rank From 11-27-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-11-1862 Savannah, Georgia of wounds

TAYLOR, William Corp. from Elba entered 10-21-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

WOLLENE, August Pvt. from Lake Mills entered 11-17-1861 KIA 4-6-1862


COMPANY E
CALDWELL, Augustus Corp from Springfield entered 10-9-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-14 1862 Savannah, Georgia of wounds

HOLCOMB, Joseph Sgt. from Columbus entered 10-11-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

KENNEDY, Michael Pvt. from Sun Prairie entered 11-21-1861 wounded and taken prisoner at Shiloh died 5-28-1862 Corinth, Mississippi of wounds while a prisoner

KNIGHT, Lewis Pvt. from Strong's Prairie entered 9-29-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

PERRY, Philo Pvt. hometown unknown, entered 3-5-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

RIDER, Erwin Pvt. from Richfield entered 11-18-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

SMITH, Samuel Pvt. from Richfield entered 11-11-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 6-23-1862 Nashville, Tennessee of wounds

THOMAS, Henry Pvt. from Hancock entered 12-19-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

WEBSTER, Almon Sgt. from Richfield entered 10-11-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-26-1862 Keokuk, Iowa of wounds

COMPANY F
BENNETT, Jonathan Pvt. from Plymouth entered 10-26-1861 Wounded at Shiloh died 4-30-1862 on Hospital boat, "Tycoon" of wounds

CAREY, Harrison Pvt. from Lemonweir entered 10-5-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

FERGUSON, John Pvt. from Seven Mile Creek entered 10-30-1861 IA 4-6-1862

HUGGINS, Hiram Pvt. from Greenwood entered 12-14-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-29-1862 Keokuk, Iowa of wounds

LONG, Samuel Pvt. from Lemonweir entered 10-9-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 1862 Cincinnati, Ohio of wounds

McNOWN, John Pvt. from Lemonweir entered 10-9-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

STILSON, Lyman Pvt. from Lindina entered 10-13-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY G
ARCHER, William Pvt. from Eau Claire entered 11-25-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

BARUM, Noah Corp. from Brunswick entered 10-30-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-3-1862 Cincinnati, Ohio of wounds

BELKNAPP, Lewis Pvt. from Durand KIA 4-6-1862

BROWNING, Oliver Pvt. from Durand entered 10-26-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

HENEGAN, John Pvt. from Dunnville entered 1-30-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

MAUCK, Charles Pvt. from North Pepin entered 12-17-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-30-1862 Denmark, Tennessee of wounds

RANDS, James Pvt. from Frankfort entered 12-1-1861 MIA 4-6-1862

WALKER, James Corp from Eau Claire entered 10-20-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY H
BABCOCK, Henry Sgt. from Albion entered 10-15-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

BLAIR, John Pvt. from Saxeville entered 10-7-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-6-1862 Louisville, Kentucky of wounds

HASKINS, George Pvt. from Plainfield entered 1-2-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

HERRICK, Orville Pvt. from Wautoma entered 1-1-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

HODGE, Charles pvt. from Richford entered 10-26-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

LEIGH, Richard Pvt. from Richford entered 10-5-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-26-1862 Cincinnati, Ohio of wounds

LINCOLN, George Pvt. from Wautoma entered 10-16-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

PARKS. William Pvt. from Richford entered 10-16-1861 MIA 4-6-1862

PORTER, George Pvt. from Mt. Morris entered 10-2-1861 MIA 4-6-1862

RASHAW, George Corp. from Linwood entered 10-24-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-20-1862 Mount City, Illinois of wounds

RAYMOND, Livius Pvt. from Marion entered 12-6-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

REDFIELD, Miles Pvt. from Madison entered 3-8-1862 MIA 4-6-1862


WISCONSIN CIVIL WAR DEATHS (SHILOH, TENNESSEE)
18TH INFANTRY

COMPANY A

COFFEEN, Marshall Pvt. from Taycheedah entered 10-22-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-16-1862 Mound City, Illinois of wounds

GURNEE, Marcenica Corp. from Taycheedah entered 10-4-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

LEEMAN, Thomas Pvt. from Taycheedah entered 10-8-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

WHITMORE Ceaphus Pvt. from Springdale entered 10-12-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY B
BAILEY, Hiram Pvt. from Sextonville entered 10-16-1861 Wounded at Shiloh died 5-20-1862 St. Louis, Missouri of wounds

McGUIRE, Redmond Pvt. from Brodhead entered 2-1-1862 taken Prisoner at Shiloh shot and killed by a Rebel prison guard 4-10-1862 at Tuscaloosa, Alabama

SPENCER, William Pvt. from Brodhead entered 2-1-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY C
FISH, Samuel Pvt. from Viroqua entered 12-9-1861 died 4-21-1862 at Evansville, Indiana of wounds

KITTLE, William Pvt. from Lynxville entered 12-5-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

SAGER, Samuel Pvt. from Retreat entered 11-2-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-9-1863 St. Louis, Missouri of wounds

SAXTON, Norris Pvt. from Springville entered 11-25-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY D
HICKS, George Pvt. from Burns entered 11-4-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

STEWART, Milton Pvt. from Sparta entered 10-20-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY E
EDMINSTER, Reuben Pvt. from Belmont entered 12-21-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 5-9-1863 Evansville, Indiana of wounds

EVANS, George Pvt. from Lindwood entered 12-5-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-17-1862 New Albany, Indiana of wounds

FIELD, John Corp. from Stevens Point entered 12-3-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

LEVISON, Isaac Pvt. from Plainfield entered 2-1-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 5-9-1862 Evansville, Indiana of wounds

MERRILL, Clifton Pvt. from Almond entered 12-14-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COMPANY F
COTTON, Otis Pvt. from Omro entered 12-1-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

FELTON, Ambrose Pvt. from Eldorado entered 2-24-1862 taken Prisoner at Shiloh died 9-30-1862 Macon, Georgia

JENKINS, Henry Pvt. from Oshkosh entered 12-7-1861 taken Prisoner at Shiloh died 6-14-1862 at Keokulk Iowa of wounds

McWILLIAMS, Robert Pvt. from Oshkosh entered 5-10-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

ONDERDONK, Hartley Pvt. from Oshkosh entered 1-10-1862 wounded at Shiloh died 4-9-1862 of wounds


COMPANY G
COMPTON, John Captain from Grand Rapids rank from 12-5-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

COON, Oliver Corp. from Grand Rapids entered 11-5-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-17-1862 Paducah, Kentucky of wounds

COMPANY H
BALLON, Edward Pvt. from Poysippi entered 11-15-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

GARLOT, Joseph Pvt. from Milwaukee entered 3-10-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

GAY, Eugene Pvt. from Waukau entered 1-8-1862 wounded at Shiloh Died 4-22-1862 at Mound City, Illinois of wounds

MANSFIELD, Solomon Pvt. from Waukau entered 1-6-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

WALKER., Clark Pvt. from Wautoma entered 3-1-1862 KIA 4-6-1862


COMPANY I
COOK, Morris Pvt. from Scott entered 12-23-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

CRONK, Rensler 1st Sgt. from Kilbourn City entered 12-14-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

EDSON, Alfred Pvt. from Elba entered 7-24-1861 died 4-13-1862 of wounds received at Shiloh

HILLMAN, George Pvt. from Dekorra entered 2-25-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

LASKEY., Thomas Corp. from Hampden entered 12/1/1861 KIA 4-6-1862

LOUTH, John Pvt. from Columbus entered 2-25-1861 taken prisoner at Shiloh died 7-26-1862

SHAVER, Benjamin Corp. from Columbus entered 12-13-1861 KIA 4-6-1862

TOPP, John Pvt. from Columbus entered 1-10-1861 wounded at Shiloh died 4-28-1862 Cincinnati, Ohio of wounds


COMPANY K
KINGSLEY, Jefferson from Big Springs entered 2-24-1862 KIA 4-6-1862

RESOURCES:
Wisconsin at Shiloh - compiled by Captain Magedeburg 1909
Wisconsin Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion - Volumes 1 & 2, 1886



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