7th Regiment Cavalry

Field & Staff/NCO Staff

FIELD AND STAFF. 
 
 Herman H. Heath. Age 39. Residence Dubuque, nativity New York. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Colonel. Promoted Brevet Brigadier General of Volunteers March 13, 1865. 
 Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. See Company L, First Cavalry. 
 
 John Pattee. Age 43. Residence Iowa City, nativity Canada. Transferred from Seventh Cavalry 
 as Lieutenant Colonel. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. See Field and 
 Staff, Forty-first Infantry. 
  
 George M. O'Brien. Age 36. Residence Dubuque, nativity Ireland. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as First Battalion Major. Promoted Brevet Lieutenant Colonel and Brigadier General U. 
 S. V. March 13, 1865. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 
 
 James B. David. Age 28. Residence Dubuque, nativity New Hampshire. Promoted Second 
 Battalion Major from Captain of Company E, May 3, 1865. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort 
 Leavenworth, Kans. 
 
 John Wilcox. Age 38. Residence Eddyville, nativity Ohio. Promoted Third Battalion Major from 
 Captain of Company B, Nov. 27, 1865; not mustered. See Company B, 
 
 Andrew Jackson Willey. Age 33. Residence Ashland, nativity Pennsylvania. Transferred from 
 Seventh Cavalry as Surgeon. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. See Field 
 and Staff, Tenth Infantry. 
 
 Stephen P. Yeomans. Age 41. Residence Sioux City, nativity New York. Transferred from 
 Seventh Cavalry as Assistant Surgeon. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 
 
 Albert B. Smith. Residence St. Charles, nativity Ohio. Appointed Assistant Surgeon Nov. 7, 
 1865. Mustered Dec. 11, 1865. Commission revoked Jan. 29, 1865. 
 
 Eugene S. Sheffield. Age 18. Residence Ottumwa, nativity Indiana. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Adjutant. Resigned July 20, 1865. See Company D, Fifteenth Infantry. 
 
 William H. Northrop. Age 31. Residence Ottumwa, nativity New York. Transferred from 
 Seventh Cavalry as Regimental Quartermaster. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, 
 Kans. 
 
 Benjamin F. Giger. Age 33. Residence Agency, nativity New York. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Regimental Commissary. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth; Kans. See 
 Company F, Fourth Cavalry. 
 
 NON-COMMISSIONED STAFF. 
 
 Thomas J. Potter. Age 23. Residence Ottumwa, nativity Ohio. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Sergeant Major. Promoted Second Lieutenant of Company A, March 11, 1865. 
 
 Nathan B. Gleason. Age 39. Residence Delhi, nativity New York. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant. Discharged for disability Jan. 26, 1865, Omaha, 
 Neb. 
 
 Albert H. Johnson. Age 27. Residence Border Plains, nativity New York. Transferred from 
 Seventh Cavalry as Regimental Commissary Sergeant July 27, 1863. Promoted Captain of 
 Company G, Sept. 14, 1865. 
 
 John A. Guy. Age 38. Residence Davenport, nativity Pennsylvania. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Regimental Saddler Sergeant. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 
  
 Archibald Hamilton. Age 28. Residence Centerville, nativity Indiana. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Hospital Steward. Discharged for disability July 11, 1865, Julesburg, Colo. See 
 Company F, Seventeenth Infantry. 
 
 David S. Kees. Age 25. Residence Agency, nativity Pennsylvania. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Hospital Steward. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 
 
 William H. Bristol. Age 38. Residence Davenport, nativity New York. Transferred from 
 Seventh Cavalry as Chief Farrier. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 
 
 Joseph Kilian. Age 25. Residence Dubuque, nativity Germany. Transferred from Seventh 
 Cavalry as Chief Bugler. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Fort Leavenworth, Kans. 

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 Reference:  Roster & Record of Iowa Soldiers of the War of the Rebellion.  Together with historical sketches of volunteer organizations 1861-1866.

Vol. IV---1st-9th Regiments Cavalry and two independent companies--Cavalry.  Published by authority of the General Assembly, under the direction of Brig. Gen. Guy E. Logan, Adjutant General.
Des Moines-Emory K. English, State Printer.  E. D. Chassell, State Binder. 1910