1st Arkansas Infantry Regiment

Field & Staff

ARNOLD, WILLIAM E. Asst Surgeon --Enlisted in Co A. Promoted to Assistant Surgeon 16 Nov 1862. Captured 4Jan1863 at Murfreesboro, TN and sent to MP at Ft McHenry, MD then to Ft Monroe, VA for exchange. Paroled after 26 Apr 1865 at Greensboro, NC. In hospital at Macon, GA15-25 Jul 1864.

ASHFORD, THOMAS Asst Surgeon --Appointed 25 Jul 1862 at Tupelo, MS.

BARNES, WILLIAM T. Musician --Age 22, clerk. Enl in Co G 5 May 1861 at Jacksonport, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Was on detached service with the brigade band 31 Aug 1863. Paroled after 26 Apr 1865 at Greensboro, NS. Signed as W.T. Barnes.

BERRY, M.P. Musician --Enl in Co G, 11 May 1861 at Memphis, TN. Was at disabled camp at Lauderdale, MS 7 Mar 1865 with tertiary syphilis. Residence: Hernando, MS. At  Blackle Hospital, Augusta, GA12 Nov 1864. In hospital at Meridian, MS 3-4 Mar 1865, syphilis, furloughed.

BEVINS, WILLIAM E. Pvt --Age 20, clerk. Enlisted in co  G  5 May 1861 at Jacksonport, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Lost arms at Shiloh, TN. "Gun shot to pieces."On detached service with Dr. Young, Regimentas surgeon, 31 Dec 1862 - 1Mar1863. Paroled 5 Jun 1865 at Jacksonport, AR. Ht 5' 6", eyes gray, hair lt, complx fair, born in NC.

BINGHAM, JOHN A.P. 1Lt/AQM --Age 34, clerk. Enl in Co E, 26 Apr 1861 at Benton, AR. Appointed AQM 29 Apr 1862. Dropped 30 Aug 1862.

BOURLAND, JAMES P. Ord Sgt 
Age 21, clerk. Enl in Co B, 8 May 1861 at Little Rock, AR. Mustered into CSA Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Enlistment extended two years Jan 1862. Wounded slightly in arm at 2 p.m. 6Apr1862 at Shiloh, TN, left o of center. Detailed in QM Dept 31 Oct 1862. Issued clothing 31 Mar 1864. Signed as J. P. Bourland.

BRONAUGH, WILLIAM N. Adjutant. --Age 28. Enlisted in Co D at Pine Bluff, AR 1 May 1861. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA.

BROWN, ERASMUS A. 1Lt --Age 27, carpenter. Enl in Co C, 8 May 1861 at Camden, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Enlistment extended two years Jan 1862.   Lost his arms at Shiloh, TN 6-7 Apr 1862 -carried the colors after the ensign got killed. Wounded in breast 31 Dec 1862 at Murfreesboro, TN. Transferred to Field and Staff before 31 Aug 1864. Captured 25 Dec 1864 at Pulaski, TNand  sent to MP at Camp Chase, OH 3 Mar 1865 then to Point Lookout, MD 18 Mar 1865.In hospital at Greensboro, NC 7 Apr 1865. See personal papers of N.B. Forrest, Maj Gen. Paper marked 195. Ensign and 1Lt Army of TN.

BURTON, JOHN B.  AQM --Age 25. Enl 2 May 1861 at Eldorado, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA.  Paroled 9 Nov 1862 at Fayewtteville, AR.

BURTON, ROBERT A. Surgeon --Detached in Jul 1862. Now medical director in AR.

COLQUITT, JOHN W. Col --Age 22, school teacher. Enl 8 May 1861 at Monticello, AR. Mustered into CSAservice 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Commissioned 25 Jul 1862 at Tupelo, MS. Reenlisted for two years Jan 1862. Absent wounded 22 Jul 1864. Honor Roll 10 Aug 1864. Amputation of right leg as result of a G.S.W. Retired 3 May 1865.Paroled 12 May 1865 at Meridian, MS.

DAVIS, WILLIAM J. Chaplain --Age 23, minister. Enl in Co A 2 Ma y1861 apt El Dorado, AR. Mustered into CSAservice 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA.Enlistment extended two years Jan 1862. Sick inhospital at Jonesboro, GA 16 Aug 1864. Resigned 28 Oct 1864.

FAGAN, JAMES F. Col --Appointed Col 8 May 1861. Resigned 11 Jul 1862. Appointed Brigadier General.

GREENWOOD, SEABORN N. Adjutant --Age 26, merchant/clerk. Enl 2 May 1861 at Eldorado, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Commissioned 1Lt 23 Jun 1862. Died of wounds 23 Sep 1863. Medal of Honor 3 Oct 1863.

HADEN, RICHARD M. Musician --Age 21, druggist. Enl in Co G, 5 May 1861 at Jacksonport, AR. Mustered into CSAservice 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Wounded at Shiloh, TN 6 Apr 1862. Detached with the brigade band 21 Jul 1863.Issued clothing 31 Mar 1864. Detailed to the Trans-Mississippi Dept. at Marshall, TX 9 Jul 1864.

HEMPSTEAD, BEALL Adjutant --Promoted to Cpt AAC 5 Nov 1861 and ordered to report 21 Apr 1862.

HENDERSON, WILLIAM B. Sgt Major --Age 17, farmer. Enl in Co E 26 Apr 1861 at Benton, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Appointed Sgt Major 25 Jul 1864. Lost Arms at Shilo, TN. Wounded in arm severely at 2 p.m. 7 Apr 1862. Issued clothing 11 Mar 1864. Paroled after 26 Apr 1865 at Greensboro, NC.

LITTLE, STINSON Maj --Age 21. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VAPromoted to Major Feb 1863. Wounded slightly in side at 2 p.m. 6 Apr 1862 at Shiloh, TN, left of center. Sick in hospital at Jonesboro, GA 21 May 1864.

MARTIN, WILLIAM H. Lt Col --Age 22, state land agent. Enlisted in Co F 8 May 1861 at Little Rock, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA.Promoted to Lt Col 21 Jan 1862. Wounded and sent to hospital from Ringold, GA 1 Jan 1864. Absent wounded since 22 Jul 1864.

McGREGOR, DONALDSON Lt Col --Age 30, farmer. Enl in Co I 1 May 1861 at Pine Bluff, AR. Mustered into CSA service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Wounded by G.S.W. to thigh and captured at Murfreesboro, TN. Died 1 Jan 1863 of wounds.

MONROE, JAMES C. Lt Col --Appointred 8 May 1861. Present 1 Dec 1861.

MOORE, JOSEPH C. ACS --Age 26, Clerk. Enl at Benton, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Appointed ACS 4 Oct 1862. Discharged for disability 5 Dec 1861at Evansport, VA. Was a witness 10 Jun 1863.

OATES, WYATT ACS --Age 36, farmer. Enl 8 May 1861 at Little rock, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Transferred to Chattanooga, TN Mar 1863.

PURYEAR, ROBERT A. Pvt --Age 22, clerk. Enl 8 May 1861 at Camden, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Resigned from orderly sgt 1 Aug 1863 and transferred. Paroled 7 Jun 1865 at Shreveport, LA.

TATUM, JOHN Cpt/AQM --Age 19, merchant. Enl in Co A, 2 May 1861 at El Dorado, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Was Hospital QM at Union Springs, AL 20 Jul 1864.

THOMAS, GEORGE P. Sgt Major --Age 18, clerk. Enl 5 May 1861 in Co G at Jacksonport, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Wounded 31 Dec 1862 at Murfreesboro, TN and sent to hospital at Rome, GA. Promoted to Sgt/Major 1 Oct 1863. Killed in action 22 Jul 1864. Signed as Geo. P. Thomas.

THOMAS WYATT C. Sgt Major/Adjutant --Appointed adjutant 27 Apr 1862. Received a furlough on 25 Jul 1863 for 30 days, went to AR, got a position there. Has not returned.

THOMPSON, JOHN B. Lt Col --Mustered into Confederate Service 19 May 1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Sick at Stanton, VA Dec 1861. Killed 6 Apr 1862 at Shiloh, TN.

TRIMBLE, R.W. Chaplain --Resigned Dec 1861.

WHITE, WILLIAM R. Adjutant --Enl 9 Aug 1861 at Camden, AR. Wounded 31 Dec 1862 at Murfreesboro, TN. Enl extended two years Jan 1862.Appointed adjutant 7 Oct 1863.Absent wounded since 22 Jul 1864.

YOUNG,  RAWLINGS Surgeon --Age 25, doctor. Enl 5May1861 at Jacksonport, AR. Mustered into Confederate Service 19May1861 at Lynchburg, VA. Paroled after 26 Apr 1865 at Greensboro, NC.

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