6th (Byrd's) Battalion, Infantry

6th Infantry Battalion was organized in December, 1861 with five companies, later reduced to four. The unit served in the Department of South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and then in September, 1862, merged into the 26th South Carolina Regiment. Majors S.D.M. Byrd and Edward Manigault were in command.

Roster

First Name Last Name Company Rank_In Rank_Out
Simeon Abbott A Private Private
J.C. Allen A Sergeant Sergeant
J.M. Anderson A Private Private
Samuel Baily A Private Private
M.E.B. Baker B Private Private
W.H. Barfield B Private Private
C.L. Barrow B Private Private
N.B. Barrow B Private Private
P.M. Barrow B Private Private
J.H.F. Beard B Private Private
Joseph Berry A Private Private
Harvey Bigham A Private Private
Eli Boatright A Private Private
H.C. Brewer A Private Private
E.Q. Britt A Private Private
H.E. Brown B Corporal Corporal
Wm. Brown B Private Private
H.C. Bruer A Private Private
S.D.M. Byrd   Major Major
A.F. Cade C Private Private
R.E. Cade C Private Brevet Second Lieutenant
Malcolm Calder A Private Private
William Calder A Private Private
H.G. Cameron C Private Private
J.W. Cameron C Private Private
W.L. Cameron C Private Private
D. Campbell A Private Private
J.C.C. Campbell A Private Private
Samuel Campbell A Corporal Corporal
H. Caraway C Private Private
I. M. Caraway C Private Private
J. J. Caraway B Private Private
Joshua Caraway C Private Private
W. T. Carmon B Private Private
J.D. Casselman C Private Private
Daniel Chandler B Private Private
J.T. Chandler B Sergeant Sergeant
S.M. Chandler B Corporal Corporal
J. Cockfield C Private Private
J. J. Coker C Private Private
R. H. Coker B Private Private
S. J. Coker C Private Private
W. N. Coker B Private Private
A. M. Collins A Private Private
F. Collins C Private Private
F.A. Collins A Private Private
Daniel Cone B Private Private
Robert Conyers B Private Private
W. P. Cook C Private Private
Edward Cooper A Private Private
F. G. Cooper A Private Private
E. Corcoral C Private Private
H. Cottingham A Private Private
J. F. Coward C Private Private
J.H. Cusack A First Sergeant First Sergeant
F.M. Davis A Private Private
Henry Davis A Private Private
J.H. Davis A Private Private
R.M. DeBerry A Private Private
B. B. Dennis C Private Private
Jeremiah Dennis B Private Private
J. D. Dewitt A Private Private
P. E. Dewitt A Private Private
Edward Dillard A Private Private
Dennis Dorman A Private Private
Daniel Driggers B Private Private
J. J. DuBose B Private Private
W. H. DuBose B Private Private
J.B. Ellis B Private Private
Joel Elvington A Private Private
J.E. Evans C Private Private
J.P.R. Evans B Private Private
S.W. Evans C Private Private
R.M. Feagin C Private Private
J. Finklea C Private Private
W. Finklea C Private Private
J. N. Flowers A Private Private
Alex Floyd C Private Private
J. C. Floyd B Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J. P. Floyd C Private Private
James Floyd B Private Private
Jesse Floyd B Private Private
John C. Floyd B Private Private
P. T. Floyd B Private Private
S. L. Floyd B Private Private
T. G. Floyd B Corporal Corporal
W. H. Floyd B Private Private
J.F. Gamble B Private Private
A.J. Gaskin C Sergeant Sergeant
J.P. Gibbons B Sergeant Sergeant
M.M. Gibbons B Private Private
P.T. Gibbons B Private Private
W.J. Gibbons B Private Private
Joseph Gibbs B Private Private
J.C. Gleason A Private Private
H.E. Godwin C Private Private
J.A. Godwin C Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
J.J. Godwin C Private Private
S.C. Godwin C Private Private
E.R. Goodman B Private Private
J.E. Gowdy B Private Private
George Graham A Private Private
H.L.F. Graham C Private Private
J.C. Graham C First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
John Graham C Private Private
S.J. Graham C Private Private
Alex Gray C Private Private
James Gray C Private Private
Jefferson Gray C Private Private
T.G. Gray C Private Private
S.A. Green B Private Private
T.J. Green B Private Private
W.L. Green B Private Private
James Grimsley A Private Private
H. Gunter C Private Private
H. Gunther C Private Private
J.H. Guy A Private Private
Simeon Harelson A Private Private
Simeon Harrelson A Private Private
S.F.G. Haselden A Private Private
A.T. Hays A Sergeant Sergeant
Alexander Hays A Private Private
Allen Hays A Private Private
D.S. Hays A Private Private
Elly Hays A Private Private
Hardy Hays A Private Private
R.R. Hays A Private Private
B.F. Herrin A Private Private
C.P. Herrin A Private Private
D.B. Herrin A Private Private
E.B. Herrin A Private Private
J.T. Herrin A Private Private
James Herrin A Private Private
Jesse Herrin A Private Private
M.C. Herrin A Private Private
McSwain Herrin A Private Private
E. Hewlon A Private Private
W.W. Hickman B Private Private
G.W. Hicks C Private Private
James W. Hicks B Private Private
W.G. Hicks C Private Private
S.E.B. Hickson B Private Private
W.L. Hickson B Private Private
W.W. Hickson B Private Private
T. J. Humphrey I Private Private
Charles Hunt A Private Private
George Hunt A Private Private
Giles Hunt A Private Private
W. J. D. Hutchison A Private Private
E. S. Hyman A Private Private
G. F. Hyman A Private Private
J. L. Hyman A Private Private
H. Israll A Private Private
H. Isreal A Private Private
Gabriel Jackson B Private Private
David Jones A Private Private
J.A. Jones A Private Private
Ad Jordan C Private Private
Daniel Kerby B Private Private
Evander Kerby B Private Private
Daniel Kirby B Private Private
Evander Kirby B Private Private
C. S. Land C Captain Captain
G. W. Lawrence C Private Private
Ira Lee C Private Private
J. A. Lee C Private Private
R. Y. H. Lee C Brevet Second Lieutenant Brevet Second Lieutenant
S. C. Lee C Corporal Corporal
Simon Lee C Private Private
Wilson Lee C Private Private
W. O. Lemmon B Private Private
H. M. Lofton A First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
K. Lovet A Private Private
Evander Luper A Private Private
James Luper A Private Private
Malcolm Luper A Private Private
William Luper A Private Private
G. W. Lynch C Private Private
J. E. Lynch C Private Private
J. W. Lynch C Private Private
W. E. Lynch C Private Private
Benjamin Matthews C Private Private
D. Matthews C Private Private
E. A. Matthews C Sergeant Sergeant
G. Matthews C Private Private
J. A. Matthews C Private Private
Madison Matthews C Corporal Private
P. Matthews C Private Private
P. M. Matthews C Private Private
J. M. McCallister C Private Private
J.E. McCallister C Private Private
S. McClam C Private Private
T. L. McClam C Private Private
W. C. McCutchen C Private Private
W. J. McCutchen C Private Private
A. T. McElveen B Private Private
T. M. K. McElveen C Private Private
W. K. McElveen BC Private Private
G. G. McGee C Private Private
J. J. McGee C Private Private
D. S. McKenzie C Private Private
James McKinzie B Private Private
L. McKinzie B Private Private
W. D. McKinzie B Sergeant Sergeant
W. P. McKinzie B Private Private
H. B. McKnight B Sergeant Sergeant
J. L. McKnight C Private Private
R. J. McKnight B Private Private
T. M. McKnight C Private Private
A. D. McNeill B Private Private
M. M. Mellett B Private Private
Allen Miles B Private Private
Benjamin Miles C Private Private
Francis Miles C Private Private
J. W. Miles C Private Private
Jacob Miles C Private Private
Leonard Miles C Private Private
R. A. Miles C Private Private
Robert Miles C Private Private
Thomas Miles C Corporal Corporal
W. J. Miles C Private Private
H. W. Miller A Corporal Corporal
J. C. Miller A Private Private
John Miller A Private Private
Pitman Miller A Private Private
E.C. Moody A Private Private
J.W. Moor A Private Private
S.R. Moor A Private Private
J.J. Moore A Private Private
J.R. Moore A Private Private
W.J. Moore C Private Private
A.J. Morris B Private Private
C.L. Morris B Private Private
M.M. Mullett B Private Private
Thomas Murphy C Private Private
J. C. Nettles C Private Private
Daniel Oakley A Private Private
W. H. Oakley A Private Private
Daniel Oakly A Private Private
W. H. Oakly A Private Private
W. W. Odom C Private Private
J.C. Osban B Private Private
J.W. Osban B Private Private
P.C. Page A Sergeant Sergeant
J.R. Parker C Private Private
W.H. Parker C Private Private
W.S. Parker B Private Private
J.P. Perkins B Private Private
H.G. Phillips A Corporal Corporal
J.B. Phillips A Private Private
E. Pickett C Private Private
E.M. Pigate B Private Private
J.N. Pigate B Private Private
J.N. Pigatt B Private Private
Thomas Pitman A Private Private
M.C. Plager C Private Private
J.B. Platt A Junior Second Lieutenant Brevet Second Lieutenant
J.D. Platt A Private Private
M.C. Playor B Private Private
B.A. Poston A Private Private
James Potter A Private Private
J.M. Powel C Private Private
P.G. Reynolds B Private Private
Ellison Robinson B Private Private
S.L. Rodgers C Private Private
H. Rogers A Private Private
R.H. Rogers A Second Lieutenant Second Lieutenant
W.H. Rogers A Private Private
C.D. Rowell A Captain Captain
A.W. Rush B Private Private
J.W. Sanderson A Private Private
E.G. Sauls C Private Private
I.H. Sauls C Private Private
Allen Scott A Private Private
J. L. Scott C Sergeant Sergeant
J. C. Scurry B Private Private
W. G. Scurry C Private Private
A. J. Shaw A Private Private
Arnold Shaw A Private Private
T. M. Simms B Private Private
W. R. Singeltary C Private Private
James Smiley B Private Private
J.A. Smith C Private Private
S.E. Smith B Private Private
S.M. Smith B Private Private
E. Speights C Private Private
W.J. Sturgeon B First Sergeant First Sergeant
E.D. Tanner A Private Private
J.L. Tanner A Private Private
J.H. Tart A Private Private
J.E. Thigpen C Sergeant Sergeant
W.H. Thigpen C Corporal Corporal
H.B. Thomas C Private Private
J.M. Thomas C First Sergeant First Sergeant
Jesse Thomas C Private Private
Oliver Thomas A Private Private
Rowan Thomas A Private Private
B.B. Thornhill B Private Private
R.F. Tilton C Private Private
J.B. Timmons A Private Private
L.B. Timmons A Private Private
B.G. Tolston B Private Private
Ira Tomlinson B Private Private
J.C.C. Tomlinson B Third Lieutenant Brevet Second Lieutenant
Reece Tomlinson B First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
W.D. Tomlinson B Private Private
E.P. Truluck B Private Private
J.P. Truluck B Private Private
J.T. Truluck B Private Private
W.J. Turnstall B Private Private
T.J.B. Vasser B Private Private
T.Z.V. Vasson B Private Private
Albert Wall A Private Private
Henry Welch B Private Private
J.W. Welch B Private Private
James Welch B Private Private
Joseph Welch B Private Private
R.J. Welch B Private Private
W.H. Welch B Private Private
J.B. Wheeler C Private Private
R.E. Wheeler B Captain Captain
S.J.C. White A Private Private
C.W. Wiggins A Private Private
J.M. Wiggins A Corporal Corporal
W.H. Wiggins A Private Private
Arthur Wilden B Private Private
Arthur Wilder B Private Private
J.R. Wilkinson A Sergeant Sergeant
Thomas Williams A Private Private
J. J. Wilson B Private Private
J. M. Wilson B Private Private
J. A. Yarbrough C Private Private
J. E. Yarbrough B Corporal Corporal
John Yarbrough C Private Private
N. G. Yarbrough B Private Private
W. A. Yarbrough B Private Private
W. A. Young C Corporal Corporal

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