4th Infantry Regiment

Field & Staff

ALLEN, ROBT. T. P. Colonel Orig. Col. of the Regt.: Resgnd. on Sept.30, 1861, and returned to Tex
BANE, JOHN P. Colonel Orig. Capt., Co. D: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. Maj, Dec.29, 1862: Appt. Lt.-Col., July 21, 1863: Appt. Col., April 29, 1864: Absent in Tex. under orders of Sec. of War.
HOOD, JOHN BELL Colonel See roster, Hdqtrs., Hood's Tex. Brig." KEY, JOHN C. G. Colonel Orig. Capt. of Co. A: Prom., Maj., March 3, 1862, & asgnd. To Hdqtrs., 4th Tex. Inf. Regt., March 12, 1862: Detailed to recruiting duty in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., Lt.-Col., June 27, 1862: Prom., Col., July 10, 1862: Retired, April 29, 1864.
MARSHALL, JOHN Colonel Orig. Lt.-Col. of Regt., appt. Oct. 2, 1861: Prom., Col., March 3, 1862, and took cmd. of Regt., March 12, 1862: K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).
WARWICK, BRADFUTE Colonel Orig. Maj. of Regt., appt. Oct. 2, 1861: Prom. to Lt.-Col.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., Col., June 27, 1862: Died from wound, July 6, 1862.
CARTER, BENJ. F. Lieut.-Colonel Orig. Capt. of Co. B: Prom., Maj., June 27, 1862: Prom., Lt.-Col., July 10, 1862: W. & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Died from wound, July 21, 1863.
WINKLER, CLINTON M. Lieut.-Colonel Orig. Capt. of Co. I: Detailed to recruiting duty in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862 & Feb.-Apr., 1863: Prom., Maj., July 21, 1863: Prom, Lt.-Col., April 29, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
MARTIN, WM. H. ("Howdy") Major Orig. Capt. of Co. K: Detailed to recruiting duty in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., Maj., April 29, 1864: W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
TOWNSEND, WILLIAM P. Major Orig. Capt. of Co. C: Detailed to recruiting duty in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., Maj., July 10, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Foot amputated: Appt. on rotary court-martial of Gen. Wm. J. Hardee's Corps, Winter, 1862-63: Returned to Tex., Summer, 1863.
MAKEIG, FRED MILLER Ensign/Lieut. Orig. Pvt., Co. E: Co. Color-Bearer, 1863-64: Appt. Ens.-Lt., June 25, 1864: W. (both thighs) & POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Paroled, June 14, 1865.
OFFICERS, STAFF
ADJUTANTS
BASSETT, ROBT. H. Orig. 3Lt., Co. G: Prom., 1Lt., Sept., 1861: Appt. Regmtl. Adj., Oct. 2, 1861: Absent on recruiting duty in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., Capt., June 29, 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Disabled, returned to Tex., June 25, 1864. BROWN, WM. W. Orig. 3Sgt., Co. A: Absent on recruiting duty to Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Prom., 2Lt., Oct. 8, 1862: Appt. Regmtl. Adj., Nov.14, 1862: K., June 20, 1864 near Petersburg, Va.
PRICE, FRANK L. Orig. 4Sgt., Co. B: Prom., lSgt., Co. B, Oct. 9, 1861: Appt. Regmtl. Adj., July 24, 1862.
SUTHERLAND, JACK A. Orig. Pvt., Co. F: Appt. Regmtl. Adj., July 20, 1864: W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864).
BRAHAN, HAYWOOD W. Orig. lSgt., Co. F: Prom., iLt., Apr. 8, 1863: Appt. actg. Regmtl. Adj., Winter, 1863-64: On detchd. serv. to Tex., Spring, 1864: W., Appomattox CH. (April 9, 1865): Last casualty in Hood's Tex. Brig.: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
SURGEONS
ESTES, H. Appt. Regmtl. Surg., Dec., 1861: Appt. Medical Director, Hood's Div., Nov., 1862.
JONES, JOHN CURTIS Orig. Asst. Regmtl. Surg., 4th Tex. Inf. Regt., Appt., Oct. 6, 1861: Appt. Regmtl. Surg., May 22, 1863: Attended Gen. Hood after his leg was amputated at Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Present at all engagements of Hood's Tex. Brig.: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
SCOTT, A. H. Appt. Regmtl. Surg., June, 1862: Transfd. to a Richmond hosp., May 26, 1863.
THOMAS, H. L. Orig. Regmtl. Surg., appt. Oct. 2, 1861: Transfd. out of Regt., Nov., 1861.
WIRT, WM. Appt. Regmtl. Surg., April, 1862: Transfd. out of Regt., June, 1862.
ASST. SURGEONS
JONES, DAVID C. Orig. Pvt., Co. C: Served as Regmtl. Hosp. Steward, Nov.27, 1861-Jan. 21, 1862: Appt. Asst. Regmtl. Surg., Spring, 1862: Detailed as a Surg. at Richmond, Summer, 1862: See list of "Surgeons," roster of "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."
OFFUTT, T. Z. Asgnd. as Asst. Regmtl. Surg., June, 1862: Transfd. out of Regt., Feb., 1864.
PARK, JOHN E. EnI. at 46 as a Pvt. in Co. D, July 14, 1861: Appt. Asst. Regmtl. Surg., Aug. 11, 1861: On special duty at Conf. Medical Dept., Richmond, Nov.27, 1861: Dischgd. for disability (rheumatism), July 15, 1862.
TERRELL, ED. THOS. Orig. Pvt., Co. G: Appt. Asst. Hosp. Steward, Jan.21, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. Asst. Regmtl. Surg., Sept. 1,1863.
COMMISSARY SUBSISTENCE OFFICERS (ACS)
HAMMAN, WM. H. Orig. Pvt., Co. C: Prom., Cpl.: Prom., Regmtl. Color-Sgt., Oct.16, 1861: Actg. Comsy.-Sgt., July, 1862: Appt. Regmtl. Comsy. Off., Aug. 6, 1862: Office abolished at Regmtl. level by Couf. Govt., Aug., 1863.
OWEN, TOM M. Orig. 2Lt., Co. H: Appt. Regmtl. Comsy. Off., Oct.19, 1861: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died from wound, Aug. 4, 1862.
QUARTERMASTER OFFICER
WADE, JOS. D. Orig. 3Sgt., Co. F: Appt. Regmtl  QM Off., Oct. 2, 1861: Absent, sick, Aug., 1862: Transfd. out of Regt., Oct.12, 1864.
CHAPLAIN
DAVIS,N.A. Orig. Regmtl. Chaplain: Absent on recruiting serv. in Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: Absent on duty in Richmond, Summer, 1862-Summer, 1863: Resgnd., Nov., 1863.
NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS
SERGEANT-MAJORS
BROWN, CHAS. S. Orig. Pvt., Co. F: Prom., 2Sgt., CQ. F: Appt. Regmtl. Sgt.-Maj., Oct. 7, 1862: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).
CUNNINGHAM, J. T. Orig. 25gt., Co. F: Prom., Regmtl. Sgt.-Maj., Oct. 1, 1861: Resgnd. position, Feb. 1, 1862: On recruiting 5cr,,. to Tex., Feb.-Apr., 1862: W. (shoulder), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Died of wound, July 10, 1862.
DUNN, M. S. Orig. Pvt., Co. D: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): POW, 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Exchanged: Appt. Regmtl. Sgt.-Maj., May 6, 1864: POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Exchanged: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
KNIGHT, GEO. N. Orig. Pvt., Co. D: Appt. Regmtl. Sgt.-Maj. , Feb. 1, 1862: Elect., 3Lt., Co. D, Sept. 1, 1862: Returned to Co. D: Prom., 2Lt., Oct., 1862: Prom., iLt., Dec., 1862: Prom., Capt., May 11, 1863: Asgnd. duty as Provost Marshal, Columbus, Ga., Winter, 1863-64: Retired for disability, Sept. 6, 1864.
COLOR-SERGEANTS
FRANCIS, EDW. M. Orig. Pvt., Co. A: Prom., lCpl., Oct.10, 1861: Appt. Regmtl. Color-Sgt., May 12, 1862: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): K., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863).
HAMMAN, WM. H. See above.
QUARTERMASTER-SERGEANTS
ARMSTRONG, D. H. Eni. as a Pvt. in Co. D at Seguin, Tex., March 17, 1862: Actg. Regmtl. QM-Sgt., Feb.20, 1864 to Aug.30, 1864: No record after this date.
ELLIOTT, JOHN B. Orig. Pvt., Co. F: Appt. Regmtl. QM-Sgt., April, 1862 to replace Russell Howard: Returned to Co. F, Nov. 1, 1862: Reduced from QM-Sgt. to Pvt.: Absent on sick furlough to Tex., Nov., 1862. HOWARD,
RUSSELL Orig. Pvt., Co. F: Appt. Regmtl. QM-Sgt., Nov.18, 1861: Appt. Attorney-Gen., Terr. of Arizona (CSA), April, 1862.
POLLEY, JOS. B. Orig. Pvt., Co. F: Prom., 3Cpl., Oct. 1, 1861: Prom., 2Cpl.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Appt. Regmtl. QM-Sgt., Nov. 1, 1862: W., Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Foot amputated: Retired for disability.
STEWART, WM. H. See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Tex. Brig."
WEPPRECHT, CHAS. Orig. Pvt., Co. D: Prom., SSgt., Summer, 1861: Prom., 3Sgt., Summer, 1862: Appt. Regmtl. QM-Sgt., Fall, 1862.
COMMISSARY SUBSISTENCE SERGEANTS
CADDEL, J. D. Orig. SSgt., Co. I: W. (foot), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Asgnd. as Regmtl. Comsy-Sgt., Oct., 1863 - Feb., 1864: K., Petersburg, July 17, 1864.
JONES, W. A. Orig. Pvt., Co. C: Appt. Comsy.-Sgt., Aug. 8, 1862.
WAY, CHAS. BURR Orig. Pvt., Co. E: Appt. Comsy.-Sgt., Oct. 1, 1861: Sick in Richmond, Oct., 26, 1861: Reind. Regt., Dec.15, 1861: Sick in hosp. in Charlotte, No. Car., June 22, 1862: Dischgd. on certificate of disability, Aug. 7, 1862.
ORDNANCE-SERGEANTS
BRIETZ, A. C. Orig. Pvt., Co. G: Appt. Regmtl. Ordn.-Sgt., July 6, 1862: W., Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Retired for disability, Feb. 5, 1865.
BURGES, WM. H. Orig. Pvt., Co. D: Appt. Actg. Regmtl. Ordn.-Sgt., May 6, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
HOSPITAL STEWARDS
JONES, DAVID C. See roster of "Surgeons" above.
LEONARD, ROBT. H. Orig. Pvt., Co. E: Appt. Actg. Hosp. S~ward, Nov.23, 1862: Appt. Hosp. Steward, June 3, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
REED, GEO. P. L. Orig. Pvt., Co. H: Extra duty at Brig. Hosp., Dec.15, 1861: Appt. Hosp. Steward, June, 1862: Prom., 3Cpl.
TERRELL, ED THOS. See roster of "Surgeons" above.
BAND
BANDMASTER
COLLINS, DANIEL Orig. musician, Co. G: Appt. Regmtl. Bugler, Oct. 1, 1861: Appt. Bandmaster, Winter, 1861-1862
DRUM MAJOR
DOCKSTADER, OSCAR Orig. musician, Co. F: Appt. Regmtl. Drum Major, March 1, 1862.
BRASS BAND MEMBERS
COLLIER, ARTHUR H. Recruited for Co. H at Montgomery, Tex., March 14, 1862, age 26: Detailed as litter bearer at Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12;1865).
FOSTER, B. H. Recruited for Co. F at Hallettsville, Tex., March 23, 1862: Detailed to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (AprilA2, 1865).
GOOD, D. J. Orig. musician, Co. E: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
HERNDON, ED. W. Orig. musician, Co. C: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, June, 1862: Transfd.to Co. G, 5th Tex. Inf., Aug. 1, 1863.
HIRST, T. D. Orig. musician, Co. E: Asgnd., Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
JETT, J. R. P. Orig. musician, Co. H: Detailed as litter bearer, Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Asgnd., Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
MARSHALL, BENJ. W. Orig. Pvt. in Co. C: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Spring, 1862.
MELTON, J. E. Orig. musician, Co. I: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, 1863.
MITCHELL, ROBT. Orig. musician, Co. D: Fifer: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862.
PANGLE, HUGH L. Orig. Pvt. in Co. A: Hospitalized most of 1862 & 1863, disabled: Detailed to Regmtl. Brass Band, Mar. 20, 1864: Paroled, Washington, D.C., May 20, 1865.
STAMPS, PLEASANT R. Orig. musician, Co. A: Bugler: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
VEAL, FRANKLIN Recruited for Co. F at Hallettsville, Tex., March 23, 1862: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, June, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
WARNER, CHAS. Orig~ musician, Co. F: Asgnd. to Regmtl. Brass Band, Summer, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
SPECIALISTS
ARTIFICER
BECK, JACOB Orig. Pvt., Co. H: Asgnd. as Regmtl. Artificer, Spring, 1862: Deserted at Bristol, Tenn., Dec.22, 1864.
FARRIER
KEITH, L. D. Orig. Pvt., Co. C: Detailed as Regmtl. Blacksmith, Jan. 8, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): W. & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Confined at Ft. Delaware: Exchanged, May 3, 1864.
WAGONMASTER
SHAFFER, H. E. Orig. Pvt., Co. G: On extra duty as a Regmtl. Teamster since Nov. 19, 1861: Appt. Regmtl. Wagonmaster, Nov. 8, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (April 12, 1865).
FORAGEMASTER
THOMAS, JOHN Orig. Pvt., Co. H: Asgnd. as Regmtl. Foragemaster, Feb., 1862: Asgnd. as Div. (Hood's) Foragemaster, Apr., 1863: Appt. Asst. QM & Foragemaster on Gen. Hood's Staff, Army of Tenn., Summer, 1864.

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