13th Regiment Infantry

Surnames W-Z
COMPANY "A"
Waldo, Chauncey F. Age 32. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity New York. Enlisted Sept. 18,
1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Discharged for disability Oct. 22, 1862, Corinth, Miss.
Walling, Oscar L. (Veteran.) Age 24. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Sept.
21, 1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Dec. 1, 1863. Killed in action
July 21, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga.
Warren, William H. Age 39. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity New York. Enlisted Sept. 12,
1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Promoted Eighth Corporal; Fifth Sergeant Jan. 15, 1863; Fourth
Sergeant. Died of fever July 17, 1863, Nashville, Tenn.
Weaver, Christopher. Age 19. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 24,
1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Discharged for disability March 8, 1862, Jefferson City, Mo.
Weaver, David C. Age 18. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 25,
1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Died of pneumonia Dec. 25, 1861, St. Louis, Mo. Buried in
National Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, Mo. Section 51, grave 117.
Whitlach, Adam. (Veteran.) Age 26. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 25,
1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Missing in action and
taken prisoner July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Returned April 27, 1864. Mustered out July 21,
1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wickham, Bemuel. (Veteran.) Age 27. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept.
18, 1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Mustered out July
21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wickham, Isaac. Age 39. Residence Cedar County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted March 31, 1864.
Mustered March 31, 1864. Wounded in left arm and leg; leg amputated, July 21, 1864, Atlanta,
Ga. Died from wounds July 27, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.
Section J, grave 243.
Wickham, James W. (Veteran.) Age 25. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept.
18, 1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Wounded severely Oct. 14, 1862, Corinth, Miss. Re-enlisted
and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Missing in action July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Paroled March
17, 1865, Annapolis, Md. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wickham, Robert M. (Veteran.) Age 23. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted
Sept. 18, 1861. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Missing in
action July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Returned May 27, 1865, Davenport, Iowa. Mustered out
June 28, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Wilds, John Q. Age 36. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 18,
1861, as Captain. Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Resigned for disability April 9, 1862. See Twentyfourth
Infantry.
Wilson, Thomas W. Age 21. Residence Mount Vernon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 25, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 18, 1861. Discharged for disability Feb. 12, 1862, Jefferson City, Mo.
Wolfsfield, Jerry. Age 38. Residence Third Congressional District, nativity Germany. Enlisted
Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
COMPANY "B"
Wadkins, William. Age 23. Residence Jasper County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 8, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Wounded in right shoulder April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Discharged for
disability Oct. 15, 1862.
Warren, Lewis. Age 38. Residence Pottawattamie County, nativity Connecticut. Enlisted Nov.
14, 1864. Mustered Nov. 14, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Watt, James. Age 18. Residence Newton, nativity Canada. Enlisted Oct. 8, 1861. Mustered Oct.
21, 1861. Promoted Fourth Corporal. Died June 3, 1864, New Albany, Ind.
Welsh, Lawrence. Age 37. Residence Van Buren County, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Oct. 25,
1864. Mustered Oct. 25, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
West, John. Age 35. Residence Newton, nativity Maryland. Enlisted Oct. 3, 1861, as First
Corporal. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Fifth Sergeant. Discharged for disability Sept. 8,
1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Westfall, Leander C. (Veteran.) Age 19. Residence Fairview, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 8,
1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Second Sergeant. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1,
1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Weston, George W. Age 23. Residence Jasper County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 8, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Died of measles Jan. 9, 1862, Jefferson City, Mo. Buried in National
Cemetery, Jefferson City, Mo. Section I, grave 47.
Wheeler, Joseph R. Age 26. Residence Jasper County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 9, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Discharged for disability Sept. 3, 1862, Davenport, Iowa.
Wilcox, Orestes. Age 35. Residence Third Congressional District, nativity New York. Enlisted
Oct. 20, 1864. Mustered Oct. 20, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilmers, Henry. Age 30. Residence Winneshiek County, nativity Germany. Enlisted Nov. 1,
1864. Mustered Nov. 1, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, James. Age 41. Residence Newton, nativity Azores. Appointed First Lieutenant Oct.
21, 1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Adjutant March 26, 1862; Major Jan. 22, 1863;
Lieutenant Colonel March 13, 1863; Colonel Nov. 8, 1864; Brevet Brigadier General United
States Volunteers March 13, 1865.
Wolf, Charles Makee. Age 21. Residence Jasper County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 8,
1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Wounded in leg April 6 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Discharged for
disability June 8, 1862, Paducah, Ky.
Wright, Henry. Age 35. Residence Newton, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 8, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Fourth Sergeant. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, Davenport,
Iowa, expiration of term of service.
COMPANY "C"
Walters, John. Age 30. Residence Eddyville, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered
Nov. 2, 1864. Died June 10, 1865, Washington, D. C. Buried in Arlington Cemetery, Arlington,
Ga.
Wayland, Elijah. Rejected Oct. 28, 1861, by Mustering Officer.
Waynick, John. Age 26. Residence Chariton, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861, as Fifth
Corporal. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Fourth Sergeant May 16, 1862; First Sergeant June
16, 1862; Second Lieutenant Dec. 30, 1862. Dismissed by court martial April 2, 1863.
Weeks, Charles P. Age 33. Residence Madison County, nativity Kentucky. Enlisted Sept. 28,
1864. Mustered Sept. 28, 1864. Mustered out June 2, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Welch, John. Age 24. Residence Dayton, nativity New York. Enlisted Nov. 1, 1864. Mustered
Nov. 1, 1864. Mustered out July 20, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wells, James. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Chariton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Fifth Corporal
March 1, 1865. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wells, Jesse. Age 20. Residence Lucas County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861. Mustered
Oct. 28, 1861. Killed in action April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.
Wheeler, Armisted M. Age 21. Residence Chariton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 28, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Second Corporal Oct. 23, 1862. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864,
expiration of term of service.
Wheeling, John. Age 23. Residence Mahaska County, nativity South Carolina. Enlisted Nov. 2,
1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Substitute for Ellis
Smythe.
Wholford, Cyrus. Age 19. Residence Winneshiek County, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Oct. 31,
1864. Mustered Oct. 31, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Whorton, William H. Age 25. Residence Lee County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 24, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilkinson, Jesse L. Age 33. Residence Fremont County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Nov. 5,
1864. Mustered Nov. 5, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, Christie. Rejected Oct. 28, 1861, by Mustering Officer.
Wilson, Hardin. (Veteran.) Age 24. Residence Monroe County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Sept.
28, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Second
Sergeant Feb. 22, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, John. Age 19. Residence Lucas County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Discharged Sept. 16, 1862, Corinth, Miss. Re-entered the service March
29, 1864. Mustered April 18, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, Owen. (Veteran.) Age 23. Residence Chariton, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 28, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Wounded in left thigh July
21, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Discharged May 19, 1865, Keokuk, Iowa.
Wingert, Hiram. Age 28. Residence Cedar Rapids, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted March 12,
1862. Mustered March 12, 1862. Died June 28, 1862, near Corinth, Miss. See company D,
Eighth Infantry.
Witmore, Helorn. Age 32. Residence Decorah, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 20, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 20, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wycoff, William. (Veteran.) Age 30. Residence Chariton, nativity Kentucky. Enlisted Oct. 28,
1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Dec. 1, 1863. Mustered out July 21,
1865, Louisville, Ky.
COMPANY "D"
Wade, Thomas A. (Veteran.) Age 25. Residence Richland, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 10,
1861, as Fifer. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Fife Major Sept. 1, 1862. Re-enlisted and remustered
Jan. 4, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. See Field and Staff.
Watkins, Cyrus. Age 43. Residence Yazoo, Miss., nativity Tennessee. Enlisted Jan. 1, 1864, as
Under Cook. Mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Died March 23, 1864, Davenport, Iowa. Buried in National
Cemetery, Rock Island, Ill.
Watson, John H. Age 27. Residence Des Moines, nativity Ohio. Enlisted May 4, 1861.
Mustered May 27, 1861. Promoted Quartermaster Sergeant Feb. 2, 1862; Sergeant Major Feb. 9,
1862; Second Lieutenant of company F March 4, 1862. Wounded mortally April 6, 1862, Shiloh,
Tenn. Died of wounds April 9, 1862. Buried in Shiloh National Cemetery, Pittsburg Landing,
Tenn. Section R. G., grave 2. See company D, Second Infantry. See company F.
Waugh, James H. Age 19. Residence Martinsburg, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Oct. 10, 1861 as
Sixth Corporal. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Fifth Corporal Jan. 26, 1862; Fourth Corporal
March 4, 1862. Wounded in right arm April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Promoted Third Corporal
April 20, 1862. Discharged Aug. 15, 1862, Keokuk, Iowa.
Wayman, Stephen. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Richland, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 10,
1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Missing in action July
22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Returned May 25, 1865. Promoted Seventh Corporal June 1, 1865.
Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wence, Thomas C. Age 18. Enlisted March 23, 1864. Mustered April 18, 1864. Mustered out
July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wendling, Jacob. Age 31. Residence Jefferson County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted April 6, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 6, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
White, Thomas M. (Veteran.) Age 25. Residence Mahaska County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct.
28, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Seventh Corporal Sept. 1, 1863. Re-enlisted and remustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Taken prisoner July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Promoted Sixth Corporal
June 1, 1865. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Whiteman, Calder. Age 22. Residence Sigourney, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 10, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of
service.
Williams, James W. Age 21. Residence Lancaster, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 10, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of
service.
Willson, John. Age 24. Residence Washington, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Feb. 28, 1864. Mustered
March 5, 1864. Wounded, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Willson, Thomas. Age 26. Residence Sigourney, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 10, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Died of chronic diarrhoea July 9, 1862, Muscatine, Iowa.
COMPANY "E"
Walker, Enos. Age 26. Residence Jasper County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 19, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Died April 26, 1862, Camp Dennison, Ohio. Buried in Spring Grove
National Cemetery, Camp Dennison, Cincinnati, Ohio. Lot C, grave 225.
Ward, James D. (Veteran.) Age 19. Residence Davenport, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 29,
1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Seventh Corporal June 4, 1862; Fifth Sergeant May 15,
1862; Fourth Sergeant May 25, 1863; Third Sergeant Oct. 15, 1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Killed in action July 21, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta,
Ga. Section E, grave 469.
Warner, James S. Age 42. Residence Princeton, nativity Massachusetts. Enlisted Oct. 4, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Fifth Corporal Nov. 18, 1861; Third Sergeant June 4, 1862.
Died Jan. 27, 1864, Vicksburg, Miss.
Warren, Charles C. Age 18. Residence Princeton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 28, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Deserted Jan. 22, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
Weiz, Albert. Age 22. Residence Dubuque, nativity Germany. Enlisted Oct. 6, 1864. Mustered
Oct. 6, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wells, Benjamin. Age 34. Residence Scott County, nativity Connecticut. Enlisted Oct. 28,
1861. Mustered Nov. 4, 1861. Deserted Dec. —,1861, St. Louis, Mo.
Whitson, Jacob E. Age 22. Residence Story County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Nov. 18, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 18, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 2, 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn., expiration of term of
service.
Whitson, John. Age 18. Residence Story County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Nov. 18, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 18, 1861. Discharged for disability Oct. 22, 1862, Corinth, Miss.
Williams, John S. Age 41. Residence First Congressional District, nativity Massachusetts.
Enlisted Sept. 30, 1864. Mustered Sept. 30, 1864. Mustered out June 2, 1865, Washington, D. C
Winans, James. (Veteran.) Age 22. Residence Scott County, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct.
26, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Eighth Corporal Dec. 18, 1861; Third Sergeant
April 17, 1862; First Sergeant June 4, 1862. Mustered out June 14, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Wisecarver, Jacob. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Amity, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Oct. 1, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Fourth Corporal Oct. 15, 1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Second Corporal Jan. 22, 1864. Wounded in left hip July 22, 1864, near
Atlanta, Ga. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Woodley, Jacob A. Age 19. Residence LaPorte City, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 21, 1862.
Mustered Oct. 21, 1862. Discharged for disability March 5, 1863, Lake Providence, La.
Work, Alexander. Age 35. Residence Scott County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 1, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Wounded; leg amputated, July 21, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Died of wounds
July 22, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga. Section K, grave 376.
Work, James H. Age 37. Residence Scott County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 1, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Wounded in knee April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Promoted Third Corporal
April 10, 1862. Died of wounds April 28, 1862, Savannah, Tenn.
COMPANY "F"
Wakefield, Eri. Age 33. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Illinois. Enlisted
Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wall, Alpheus W. Age 43. Residence Pottawattamie County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted
Nov. 17, 1864. Mustered Nov. 17, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Substitute
for James Weston.
Wall, Daniel. Age 33. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Germany. Enlisted
Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Walton, Alfred. Age 21. Residence Lisbon, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Discharged for disability May 4, 1862, Monterey, Tenn.
Ware, Edward. (Veteran.) Age 21. Residence Washington, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 9, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Wounded in leg April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Wounded in head July 28,
1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Warrington, James C. (Veteran.) Age 22. Residence Lisbon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 17,
1861. Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Seriously wounded in
foot July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Discharged for disability March 23, 1865.
Watson, John H. Age 27. Residence Des Moines, nativity Ohio. Appointed Second Lieutenant
from Sergeant Major March 4, 1862. Wounded mortally April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Died of
wounds April 9, 1862. Buried in Shiloh National Cemetery, Pittsburg Landing, Tenn. Section R.
G., grave 2. See company D.
Webster, Seth W. Age 35. Residence Decatur County, nativity Michigan. Enlisted Oct. 6, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 6, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Weir, Jacob S. Age 42. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Connecticut. Enlisted
Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Died Feb. 5, 1865, Nashville, Tenn.
Wells, William. Age 24. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Indiana. Enlisted
Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered Nov. 3, 1864. Died May 10, 1865, Pittsburg, Pa. Buried in Oakland
Cemetery, Keokuk, Iowa.
Wentworth, George O. Age 18. Residence Oak Dale, nativity Maine. Enlisted Oct. 31, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 31, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wheathley, Allen. Age 25. Residence Washington County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Nov. 10,
1864. Mustered Nov. 10, 1864. Mustered out June 20, 1865, Davenport, Iowa. Substitute for
John Laughlin.
Wheeler, Calvin. Age 24. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Nov.
2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Died Feb. 11, 1865, Jeffersonville, Ind. Buried in National
Cemetery, New Albany, Ind. Section B, grave 520.
Williams, Frederick. Age 34. Residence Fremont, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 17, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 17, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Substitute for Frederick
Carter.
Williams, James S. Age 35. Residence Boone County, nativity North Carolina. Enlisted Oct. 27,
1864. Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Died May 4, 1865, Nashville, Tenn.
Williams, William F. Age 43. Residence Second Congressional District, nativity Massachusetts.
Enlisted Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered Nov. 3 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, Thomas W. Age 21. Residence Washington County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 24,
1864. Mustered Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, William. Age 23. Residence Boone County, nativity England. Enlisted Oct. 27, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Mustered out July 6, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Winney, John J. Age 28. Residence Van Buren County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 25, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 25, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wood, Abram E. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Anamosa, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Sept. 17,
1861, as Fourth Corporal. Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Wounded in neck April 6, 1862, Shiloh,
Tenn. Promoted Third Sergeant April 10, 1862; Second Sergeant April 12, 1863. Re-enlisted and
re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted First Sergeant Jan. 24, 1864; Second Lieutenant June 7,
1865. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Woods, Lewis. (Veteran.) Age 24. Residence Lisbon, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865,
Louisville, Ky.
Woods, Samuel E. Age 34. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Tennessee.
Enlisted Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Work, Benjamin F. Age 25. Nativity Ohio. Enlisted Feb. 19, 1862. Mustered Feb. 27, 1862.
Deserted July 10, 1862.
Wyre, Elijah. Age 34. Residence Story County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 27, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Discharged May 4, 1864.
COMPANY "G"
Walker, George H. Age 20. Residence Cedar Rapids, nativity Michigan. Enlisted March 12,
1862. Mustered March 12, 1862. Wounded slightly Oct. 4, 1862, Corinth, Miss. Mustered out
March 27, 1865, Goldsboro, N. C.
Walker, Stephanus. Age 24. Residence Vinton, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Dec. 16, 1863.
Mustered Dec. 31, 1863. Taken prisoner; paroled, but did not return to company. No further
record.
Walker, William A. Age 29. Residence Vinton, nativity Ohio. Appointed Second Lieutenant
Oct. 28, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Captain Oct. 31, 1861; Major March 13, 1863.
Killed in action July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.
Section F, grave A A.
Wallace, James R. Age 24. Residence Vinton, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Sept. 27, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Eighth Corporal April 30 1862, Third Corporal June 5, 1863.
Wounded July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, expiration of term of
service.
Whipple, Wesley. Age 36. Residence Vinton, nativity Vermont. Enlisted Sept. 27, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Fourth Sergeant Feb. 7, 1862; Second Sergeant April 10,
1862; First Sergeant April 30, 1862. Died of typhoid fever July 3, 1862, Corinth, Miss.
White, James E. Age 19. Residence Vinton, nativity New York. Enlisted May 20, 1861.
Mustered June 1, 1861. Promoted Fourth Sergeant April 10, 1862; Third Sergeant April 30,
1862; First Sergeant May 1, 1863, Second Lieutenant April 29, 1863; First Lieutenant Oct. 5,
1864. Wounded in right wrist July 22, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Promoted Captain Jan. 1, 1865.
Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. See company I, Third Infantry.
Wilcox, William. (Veteran.) Age 33. Residence Maysville, nativity New York. Enlisted Sept.
27, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Fifth
Corporal Jan. 22, 1864. Discharged for disability May 17, 1865, Nashville, Tenn.
Williams, Samuel S. Age 24. Residence Vinton, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Sept. 27, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Wagoner. Died of disease June 5, 1862, near Corinth, Miss.
Williams, Walter C. Age 21. Residence Vinton, nativity Vermont. Enlisted Sept. 27, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Died of typhoid fever Jan. 11, 1862, Jefferson City, Mo.
Wilson, Harvey M. Age 18. Residence Benton County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted April 22,
1864. Mustered March 26, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, Henry. Age 22. Residence Vinton, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Aug. 21, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 21, 1862. Wounded July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Mustered out June 2, 1865,
Washington, D. C.
Wilson, James. (Veteran.) Age 23. Residence Vinton, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Sept. 27, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted First Corporal Aug. 12, 1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Second Sergeant Jan. 22, 1864. Reduced to ranks. Promoted Fourth
Sergeant Nov. 1, 1864; Third Sergeant Jan. 1, 1865; Second Sergeant Jan. 22, 1865. Mustered
out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Worthen, Rufus. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence Vinton, nativity Vermont. Enlisted Sept. 28,
1861. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted First Corporal
Jan. 22, 1864. Taken prisoner July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. No further record.
COMPANY "H"
Warner, Albert. Age 18. Residence Marshall, nativity Michigan. Enlisted Dec. 9, 1863.
Mustered Dec. 23, 1863. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Warner, Theron. Age 22. Residence Marshall, nativity Michigan. Enlisted Dec. 9, 1863.
Mustered Dec. 23, 1863. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Watson, Alexander C. Age 28. Residence Albia, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 15, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Promoted Fifth Sergeant Jan. 22, 1864; Fourth Sergeant. Mustered out
Nov. 2, 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Wellington, Daniel. Age 35. Residence Marshall County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Jan. 4, 1864.
Mustered Jan. 30, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wheeler, James M. Age 24. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 14, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Discharged for disability June 15, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
Wickersham, Samuel J. Age 21. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 29,
1863. Mustered Jan. 30, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Willey, Hiram E. Age 34. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 9, 1861, as
Third Corporal. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Killed in action April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Buried in
National Cemetery, Pittsburg Landing, Tenn. Section R. C., grave 4.
Williams, Herman P. Age 24. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 1,
1861, as First Sergeant. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Discharged for disability June 12, 1862, St.
Louis, Mo. See company C, Forty-fourth Infantry.
Wilson, Douglass. (Veteran.) Age 24. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 1,
1861. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Promoted Fifth Corporal April 25, 1863. Re-enlisted and remustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Third Sergeant; First Sergeant March 28, 1865. Mustered out
July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, William G. (Veteran.) Age 20. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Kentucky. Enlisted
Oct. 1, 1861. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Promoted Fourth
Sergeant Jan. 22, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wolston, Simon P. Age 19. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Oct. 12, 1861, as
Second Corporal. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Promoted Second Sergeant March 25, 1863. Missing
in action and taken prisoner July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Died in prison Sept. 8, 1864,
Andersonville, Ga. Buried in Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, Ga. Grave 131.
Woodard, James M. Age 27. Residence Marshall County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 31, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 31, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Substitute for Theodore P.
Marsh.
Woodard, Miram. Age 21. Residence Marshalltown, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 1, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Transferred to Invalid Corps April 10, 1864. No further record.
Woodcock, Alva F. Age 20. Residence Albia, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 15, 1861. Mustered
Nov. 2, 1861. Discharged for disability Sept. 4, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Woodcock, Christopher C. Age 20. Residence Albia, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 15, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Died of consumption May 21, 1862, Monterey, Tenn.
COMPANY "I"
Wait, James. Age 40. Residence Third Congressional District, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 3,
1864. Mustered Oct. 3, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Walker, Henry. (Veteran.) Age 28. Residence Millersburg, nativity England. Enlisted Oct. 11,
1861. Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Re-Enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Killed in action Feb. 10,
1864, Hillsboro, Miss.
Watkins, Theophilus. Age 39. Residence Forest Home, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 11, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Promoted Fifth Corporal; Third Corporal Dec. 9, 1861. Wounded in
hand April 6, 1862, Shiloh Tenn. Promoted Fifth Sergeant Feb. 4, 1863; Fourth Sergeant June 6,
1863. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, expiration of term of service.
Watter, Samuel W. Age 18. Residence Davenport. Enlisted April 18, 1864. Mustered April 18,
1864. Mustered out July 20, 1865.
Wells, George S. Age 30. Residence Third Congressional District, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Oct.
20, 1864. Mustered Oct. 20, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Werst, Stephen. (Veteran.) Age 19. Residence Washington, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 11,
1861. Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Promoted Fourth Corporal July 1, 1862; Third Corporal June 6,
1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Dec. 1, 1863. Killed in action July 28, 1864, Atlanta, Ga.
Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga. Section H, grave 651.
Whetstine, Enoc G. (Veteran.) Age 23. Residence Washington, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Nov.
4, 1861. Mustered Nov. 8, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Mustered out July 21,
1865, Louisville, Ky.
Whetstine, Matthias. Age 43. Residence Washington, nativity Ohio. Re-enlisted and remustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Discharged for disability June Sept. 15, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
White, Frederick E. (Veteran.) Age 18. Residence English, nativity Germany. Enlisted Feb. 15,
1862. Mustered Feb. 15, 1862. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Feb. 19, 1864. Mustered out July 21,
1865, Louisville, Ky.
White, Joseph. Age 20. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Indiana. Enlisted
Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
White, Lewis. Age 18. Residence White Pigeon, nativity Germany. Enlisted April 1, 1864.
Mustered April 18, 1864. Killed in action July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Buried in National
Cemetery, Marietta, Ga. Section E, grave 246.
Wiley, Hamilton J. Age 18. Residence Marshall County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted March 18,
1864. Mustered April 21, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilkins, Frederick. Age 48. Residence Millersburg, nativity Vermont. Enlisted March 30,
1864. Mustered April 18, 1864. Died of chronic diarrhoea Nov. 6, 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn.
Buried in National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn. Section C, grave 143.
Wilkins, Henry. Age 38. Residence Millersburg, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 11, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Transferred to Invalid Corps Nov. 20, 1863. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864,
Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service.
Wilkins, Horatio. Age 30. Residence Millersburg, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 11, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Transferred to Invalid Corps Nov. 20, 1863. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864,
Davenport, Iowa, expiration of term of service.
Williams, Henry H. Age 19. Residence Millersburg. Enlisted March 20, 1864. Mustered April
18, 1864. Wounded in left leg July 22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Transferred to Veteran Reserve
Corps April 28, 1865. Discharged July 20, 1865, Springfield, Ill.
Williams, Washington J. Age 44. Residence Millersburg, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 11,
1861. Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Discharged for disability Sept. 15, 1863, Memphis, Tenn. See
company C, Forty-seventh Infantry.
Wilson, Charles H. Age 37. Residence Washington County, nativity Maryland. Enlisted Jan. 5,
1864. Mustered Feb. 8, 1864. Mustered out May 17, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Wilson, George H. (Veteran.) Age 28. Residence Washington, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted
Oct. 11, 1861. Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Discharged for
disability June 30, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Wisenand, Franklin. Age 44. Residence Washington, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 11, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 1, 1861. Discharged for disability Jan. 15, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
Wragar, Albert. Age 18. Residence Millersburg. Enlisted March 20, 1864. Mustered April 18,
1864. Wounded in action July 9, 1864. Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps. Discharged for
disability July 25, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
COMPANY "K"
Walters, Jesse C. Age 27. Residence Lee County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 24, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. See company K, Forty-fifth
Infantry.
Waters, Solomon. Age 21. Residence Washington County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Jan. 4, 1864.
Mustered Jan. 19, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Watters, Jacob. Mustered out Nov. 2, 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn. No further record.
Welch, Benjamin F. Age 18. Residence Washington, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Feb. 29, 1864.
Mustered March 3, 1864. Discharged for disability Feb. 22, 1865, Mound City, Ill.
West, Curtis B. Age 19. Residence Winneshiek County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 31,
1864. Mustered Oct. 31, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
White, William H. H. Age 22. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Promoted Second Corporal Aug. 6, 1862. Discharged for disability Dec.
8, 1863, St. Louis, Mo.
Wilkins, William L. Age 19. Residence Floyd County, nativity New York. Enlisted Nov. 7,
1864. Mustered Nov. 7, 1864. Died April 4, 1865, Nashville, Tenn. Buried in National
Cemetery, Nashville, Tenn. Section J, grave 1499.
Williams, Irving. Age 29. Residence Marshall County, nativity North Carolina. Enlisted Oct.
27, 1864. Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, George W. Age 18. Residence Jefferson County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted March 28,
1864. Mustered April 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wilson, Jason. Age 41. Residence Brighton, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Discharged for disability June 30, 1862, Corinth, Miss.
Wilson, William. Age 35. Residence Story County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 27, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wood, John M. Age 31. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 28, 1861. Mustered
Nov. 2, 1861. Died of chronic diarrhoea Oct. 7, 1862, Jackson, Tenn.
Woodford, Sidney E. Age 32. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Appointed Captain Nov. 2,
1861. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Resigned Sept. 16, 1862.
Wright, Edward. Age 26. Residence Lee County, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 24, 1864.
Mustered Oct. 24, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Wright John W. Age 42. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity North Carolina.
Enlisted Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered Nov. 2, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
COMPANY "B"
Young, Wesley. (Veteran.) Age 21. Residence Buena Vista, nativity New York. Enlisted Oct. 8,
1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Wounded in side April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn. Re-enlisted and remustered
Jan. 1, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Youtsey, George W. Age 31. Residence Fourth Congressional District, nativity Indiana.
Enlisted Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered Nov. 3, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. See
company C, Eighteenth Infantry.
COMPANY "C"
Young, Simon P. P. Age 34. Residence Chariton, nativity Pennsylvania. Appointed First
Lieutenant Sept. 28, 1861. Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Promoted Captain June 21, 1862. Mustered
out Nov. 1, 1864, Chattanooga, Tenn., expiration of term of service.
COMPANY "D"
Yearick, Samuel W. (Veteran.) Age 25. Residence Sigourney, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 10,
1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Promoted Eighth Corporal Oct. 23, 1862; Sixth Corporal Sept. 1,
1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 20, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
Young, William H. (Veteran.) Age 19. Residence Martinsburg, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct.
10, 1861. Mustered Oct. 21, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 1, 1864. Taken prisoner July
22, 1864, near Atlanta, Ga. Returned May 27, 1865. Promoted Eighth Corporal June 1, 1865.
Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.
COMPANY "E"
Young, Benjamin G. Age 26. Residence Keokuk County, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Nov. 18,
1864. Mustered Nov. 18, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Substitute for John
Malcomb.
COMPANY "F"
Yarrington, William H. Age 24. Residence Lisbon, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Died of typhoid fever Feb. 15, 1862, Jefferson City, Mo.
COMPANY "H"
Young, Calvin. (Veteran.) Age 19. Residence Marshalltown, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Oct. 1,
1861, as Fourth Corporal. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Promoted First Corporal; Fifth Sergeant May
25, 1863. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Feb. 15, 1864. Wounded in left thigh July 22, 1864, near
Atlanta, Ga. Reduced to ranks Nov. 5, 1864. Promoted Fifth Corporal March 28, 1865; Fourth
Corporal May 17, 1865; Fifth Sergeant. Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps. Discharged July
25, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
COMPANY "I"
Young, Charles T. Age 34. Residence Washington, nativity Indiana. Appointed Second
Lieutenant Oct. 11, 1861. Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Resigned Feb. 10, 1862.
Young, Thomas. Age 31. Residence Washington, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 11, 1861.
Mustered Nov. 2, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, expiration of term of service.
COMPANY "A"
Zavits, Abraham. Age 39. Residence Mechanicsville, nativity Indiana. Enlisted March 3, 1864.
Mustered March 13, 1864. Wounded July 21, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Discharged Nov. 24, 1864,
Davenport, Iowa.
COMPANY "F"
Ziegenfuse, Lewis J. Age 19. Residence Lisbon, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861.
Mustered Oct. 28, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, expiration of term of service. See company
K, First Infantry.
Ziegenfuse, Wesley. Age 18. Nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 17, 1861, as Fifer. Mustered
Oct. 15, 1861. Discharged for disability July 5, 1862, Corinth, Miss.
Zimmerman, Henry. Age 21. Residence Jones County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Sept. 17,
1861. Mustered Oct. 15, 1861. Mustered out Nov. 1, 1864, expiration of term of service.
COMPANY "I"
Zufell, Jacob. Age 20. Residence Marshall County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Oct. 27,
1864. Mustered Oct. 27, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

 

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Reference:  Roster and record of Iowa soldiers in the War of the Rebellion together with historical sketches of volunteer organizations 1861-1866.  Vol. II, 9th---16th Regiments Infantry.
Published by authority of the General Assembly, under the direction of Brig. Gen. Wm. H. Thrift, Adjutant General.  Des Moines.  Emoy H. English, State printer.  E. D. Chassell, State Binder.  1908