5th Infantry Battalion
Volunteers (Blount's)

9th Infantry Battalion [also called 5th Battalion] was organized at Newbern, Alabama, in November, 1861, with eight companies. The unit participated in the Battles of Shiloh and Farmington, then was stationed at Mobile until April, 1863. At that time it was ordered to Tullahoma and placed in General Clayton's Brigade. After the fight at Hoover's Gap, two additional companies were assigned, and the 58th Alabama Regiment was formed. Its field officers were Lieutenant Colonels Robert P. Blount and Bushrod Jones, Major W.D.C. Lloyd.

Roster
(Surnames)

First Name Last Name Company Rank_In Rank_Out
Robert P. Blount Lieutenant Colonel Lieutenant Colonel
Sheriff Brewster C Captain Captain
G.W. Chamblee C First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
L. Davenport C Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
E.C. Dicky F First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
W.R. Fields E Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J.M. Franklin C Captain Captain
John A. Glenn F Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J.G. Hunsucker G First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
S.F. Liester D Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
Levi Lloyd G Captain Captain
W.D.C. Lloyd Major Major
S.D. McClellen F Captain Captain
James M. McLane E Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J. L. McLellen F Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
W.L. Musgrove B First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
R. Owen E Captain Captain
A.B. Penic G Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
James D. Porter Adjutant Adjutant
H. Reavis D First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
J. W. Russel B Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J. H. Russell B Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
R. Allen Smith Captain Captain
Joseph Stepp A Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
Obidiah Watson G Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant

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