30th Regiment Infantry

Surnames W-Z
 

COMPANY "A"
Walters, Andrew W. Rejected Aug. 23, 1862, by Mustering Officer.
Weis, John O. Age 20. Residence Lee County, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 23, 1862. Promoted Eighth Corporal Sept. 1, 1864. Mustered out June 5, 1865,
Washington, D. C.
West, William. Age 25. Residence Keokuk, nativity England. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wild, Henry. Age 23. Residence Montrose, nativity New York. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Winn, Thomas. Age 23. Residence Keokuk, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 23, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wisler, Jacob. Age 19. Residence West Point, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 23, 1862. Died of disease Feb. 8, 1863, Camp, near Vicksburg, Miss.
Wolcott, George. Age 26. Residence Montrose, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 23, 1862. Wounded May 19, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Promoted Fifth Corporal
Sept. 1, 1864. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wood, John G. Age 32. Residence Fort Madison, nativity North Carolina. Enlisted Aug. 13,
1862, as Fifth Corporal. Mustered Aug. 23, 1862. Died of disease Oct. 22, 1862, Keokuk, Iowa.
Wright, Thomas. Age 30. Residence Lee County, nativity New York. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 23, 1862. Died of disease Feb. 27, 1863, Keokuk, Iowa.
COMPANY "B"
Walden, Joseph. Age 18. Residence Des Moines County, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Feb. 13, 1865.
Mustered Feb. 13, 1865. Transferred to Company K, Sixth Infantry, May 30, 1865.
Williamson, James W. Age 19. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Died of disease March 27, 1863, Young's Point, La.
Wilson, William. Age 28. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Maryland. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C. .
Woods, John W. Age 40. Residence Davis County, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 9,
1862. Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C. ~
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Wright, Albert G. Age 19. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Wounded slightly Aug. 19, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Mustered out June 5,
1865, Washington, D. C.
Wright, James S. Age 22. Residence Drakesville, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wright, Jonathan. Age 17. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Feb. 24, 1864.
Mustered Feb. 24, 1864. Transferred to Company C, Sixth Infantry, May 30, 1865.
COMPANY "C"
Ward, Patrick. Age 30. Residence Des Moines County, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Killed in action May 22, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Wilson, George. Age 20. Residence Pleasant Grove, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Died of disease May 2, 1863, on Steamer "D. C. January."
Wycoff, Nicholas P. Age 19. Residence Kossuth, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Wounded May 22, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out June 14, 1865,
Nashville, Tenn.
COMPANY "D"
Walker, Jesse. Age 27. Residence Bonaparte, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 6, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 31, 1862. Died Oct. 27, 1862, Keokuk, Iowa.
Weekly, Francis M. Age 21. Residence Bonaparte, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 14, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 31, 1862. Killed in action May 22, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss.
Wiley, James M. Rejected Aug. 31, 1862, by Mustering Officer.
Williamson, Francis. Rejected Aug. 31, 1862, by Mustering Officer.
Williamson, John W. Age 25. Residence Bonaparte, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 2, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 31, 1862. Died of disease March 23, 1863, Regimental Hospital, Young's Point,
La.
Winters, Richard. Age 22. Residence East Point, Ga., nativity Mississippi. Enlisted Sept. 20,
1864, as Under Cook. Mustered Sept. 29, 1864. Deserted Feb. 12, 1865, Baker's Ridge, S. C.
Wire, William. Age 26. Residence Bonaparte, nativity Maryland. Enlisted Aug. 11, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 31, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wolmer, John H. Age 30. Residence Birmingham, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 15,
1862. Mustered Aug. 31, 1862. Wounded May 13, 1864, Resaca, Ga. Mustered out May 9, 1865,
Davenport, Iowa.
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Work, John. Age 19. Residence Birmingham, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 31, 1862. Promoted Seventh Corporal June 3, 1863; Fourth Corporal Aug. 21, 1864. Died
of disease Jan. 5, 1865, Keokuk, Iowa.
COMPANY "E"
Watson, William G. Age 29. Residence Brighton, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 15,
1862. Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Mustered out June 6, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wentworth, Andrew J. Age 41. Residence Clay, nativity New York. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Discharged for disability Jan. 16, 1863, St. Louis, Mo.
Whitacre, Enos H. Age 23. Residence Brighton, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25,. 1862. Died of disease March 9, 1863, on Steamer "City of Memphis."
White, Benjamin F. Age 18. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Wounded slightly Sept. 4, 1864, Jonesboro, Ga. Mustered out June 5,
1865, Washington;, D. C.
White, John M. Age 29. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 25, 1862. Promoted Fourth Corporal April 18, 1863. Died of disease Nov. 1,1863,
Memphis, Tenn. Buried in Mississippi River National Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn. Section 1,
grave 92.
Wikoff, Birkley B. Age 18. Residence Westerville, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Died of disease April 16, 1864, St. Louis, Mo. Buried in National
Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, (St. Louis,) Mo. Section 5, grave 225.
Wiles, James. Rejected Aug. 25, 1862, by Mustering Officer.
Wilks, Jefferson. Age 22. Residence Brighton, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 10, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 25, 1862. Killed in action April 10, 1864, Claysville, Ala.
Williams, Newton. Age 21. Residence Brighton, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wilson, John W. Age 32. Residence Washington County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Promoted Seventh Corporal Oct. 15, 1862; Second Sergeant Dec. 15,
1863. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wilson, Parker C. Age 18. Residence Washington County, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 15,
1862. Mustered Aug. 25; 1862. Promoted Seventh Corporal Sept. 1, 1864. Mustered out June 5,
1865, Washington, D. C.
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Wissinger, Harvey B. Age 25. Residence Brighton, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Killed in action Sept. 5, 1864, Lovejoy's Station, Ga. Buried in
National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga. Section E, grave 526.
Wright, Benjamin F. Age 44. Residence Brighton, nativity Vermont. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862, as
Wagoner. Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Died of disease March 2, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
COMPANY "F"
Walker, John Henry. Age 21. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Dec. 15, 1863.
Mustered Dec. 15, 1863. Transferred to Company C, Sixth Infantry, May 31, 1865. (John B.
Walker.)
Walker, Joseph. Age 32. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Maryland. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Died of disease Nov. 1,1863, Memphis, Tenn. Buried in Mississippi
River National Cemetery, Memphis, Tenn. Section 1, grave 228.
Watson, Charles A. Age 22. Residence Davis County, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Promoted First Corporal Feb. 24, 1863. Mustered out June 5, 1865,
Washington, D. C.
Watson, James. Age 18. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Ireland. Enlisted Jan. 18, 1864.
Mustered Jan. 18, 1864. Wounded slightly Aug. 9, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Transferred to Company
C, Sixth Infantry, May 31, 1865.
Wayland, Wilkinson B. Age 18. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13,
1862. Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Wounded severely Jan. 11, 1863, Arkansas Post, Ark. Wounded
severely Oct. 21, 1863, Cherokee Station, Ala. Mustered out July 8, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Wells, Elijah. Age 22. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Wells, James. Age 24. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington,
D. C.
Wiley, David. Age 23. Residence Troy, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 26, 1862. Promoted Eighth Corporal Sept. 1, 1864; Fifth Sergeant, April 1, 1865. Mustered
out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Woodson, Shadrach J. Age 32. Residence Troy, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Promoted Sixth Corporal; Fifth Sergeant June 1, 1864; Captain Oct. 15,
1864. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Worthington, Francis. Age 25. Residence Davis County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 26, 1862. Wounded slightly Jan. 1t, 1863, Arkansas Post, Ark. Wounded May 22,
1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
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Wray, John B. Age 21. Residence Bloomfield, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862, as Third
Corporal. Mustered Aug. 26,.1862. Died of disease Feb. 20, 1863, Young's Point, La.
Wynn, David. Age 22. Residence West Grove, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862. Mustered
Aug. 26, 1862. Died of disease March 9, 1863, on Steamer "City of Memphis."
COMPANY "G"
Walmer, Joseph. Rejected Sept. 4, 1862, by Mustering Officer. See Company I, Forty-fifth
Infantry.
Walters, Harvey B. Age 21. Residence Fairfield, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 12, 1862,
as Third Corporal. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Died March 11, 1863, Memphis, Tenn.
Wertz, Orlando. Age 30. Residence Fairfield, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862, as Eighth
Corporal. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Promoted Fourth Corporal April 24, 1863. Died of disease
Sept. 10, 1863, Black River Bridge, Miss.
Wilson, James B. Age 19. Residence Salina, nativity Illinois. Enlisted Aug. 12, 1862. Mustered
Sept. 14, 1862. Wounded severely Nov. 27, 1863, Ringgold, Ga. Died of wounds Dec. 2, 1863,
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Wood, Elijah G. Age 26. Residence Henry County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Feb. 23, 1864.
Mustered March 5, 1864. Wounded slightly June 20, 1864, Kenesaw Mountain, Ga. Wounded
slightly July 22, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Transferred to Company K, Sixth Infantry, May 30, 1865.
(Elijah J. Wood.)
Workman, James. Age 22. Residence Glasgow, nativity Iowa. Enlisted July 28, 1862, as Fourth
Sergeant. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Died of disease Feb. 12, 1863, St. Louis, Mo.
COMPANY "H"
Watkins, Samuel H. Age 30. Residence Libertyville, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862,
as Third Sergeant. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Promoted Second Lieutenant March 18, 1863;
Captain Dec. 16, 1863. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Webb, James S. Age 28. Residence Batavia, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 22, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Westling, Peter. Age 36. Residence Fairfield, nativity Sweden. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Promoted Fourth Corporal Dec. 15, 1863; Third Corporal Sept. 1,
1864; Second Corporal Jan. 1, 1865. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
White, James. Age 36. Residence Fairfield, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862, as
Sixth Corporal. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Discharged for disability March 13, 1865, Keokuk,
Iowa.
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White, Reuben. Age 31. Residence Fairfield, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 13, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Discharged for disability June 3, 1863, Benton Barracks, Mo.
Williams, Isaac N. Age 38. Residence Brookville, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 15, 1862, as
First Corporal. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps Dec. 15, 1863. Mustered
out July 3, 1865, Detroit, Mich.
Winsell, Andrew T. Age 30. Residence Van Buren County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 13,
1862. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out July 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
COMPANY "I"
Warson, Martin V. Age 24. Residence Warren, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 20, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Whitcomb, Ira E. Age 38. Residence Denmark, nativity New Hampshire. Enlisted Aug. 8,
1862. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Deserted March 26, 1864.
Wilder, Alfred. Age 20. Residence Denmark, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 20, 1862. Mustered
Sept. 14, 1862. Died of disease Dec. 3, 1863, Nashville, Tenn. Buried in National Cemetery,
Nashville, Tenn. Section D, grave 229.
Wolff, Charles. Age 32. Residence West Point, nativity Germany. Enlisted Aug. 8, 1862, as
Fourth Sergeant. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Promoted Third Sergeant Oct. 22, 1862; First
Sergeant Feb. 17, 1863. Killed in action May 22, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Buried in National
Cemetery, Vicksburg, Miss. Section G, grave 67.
Wood, James. Age 22. Residence Des Moines County, nativity Virginia. Enlisted Feb. 29, 1864.
Mustered Feb. 29, 1864. Wounded slightly Sept. 4, 1864, Jonesboro, Ga. Transferred to
Company C, Sixth Infantry, May 30, 1865.
Wright, Thomas J. Age 29. Residence Fort Madison, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 20, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Died of disease March 4, 1864, Young's Point, La.
COMPANY "K"
Waddell, Isaac. Age 27. Residence Des Moines County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
Watts, Hiram. Age 23. Residence Johnson County, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Deserted Nov. 4, 1862, St. Louis, Mo.
Ween, Samuel B. Age 18. Residence Richmond, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Wounded Oct. 21, 1863, Cherokee Station, Ala. Promoted Seventh
Corporal Sept. 1, 1864; Sixth Corporal Oct. 16, 1864. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington,
D. C.
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Williamson, Elijah C. Age 34. Residence Richmond, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out May 16, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
Williamson, George F. Age 25. Residence Amish, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Aug. 16,
1862. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps, Sept. 30, 1863. No further record.
COMPANY "B"
York, Francis L. Age 32. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862, as
Eighth Corporal. Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Promoted Third Sergeant March 2, 1863. Wounded
fatally May 19, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Died of wounds May 22, 1863, Walnut Hills, Miss.
York, Henry M. Age 35. Residence Davis County, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 9, 1862, as
Second Sergeant. Mustered Aug. 24, 1862. Wounded severely Jan. 11, 1863, Arkansas Post, Ark.
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps April 29, 1864. No further record.
COMPANY "C"
Yost, Thomas E. Age 36. Residence Kossuth, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 7, 1862, as Wagoner.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Wounded accidentally. Discharged for disability Feb. 7, 1863, Keokuk,
Iowa.
COMPANY "D"
Yancy, Adams. Age 27. Residence East Point, Ga., nativity South Carolina. Enlisted Sept. 20,
1864, as Under Cook. Mustered Sept. 29, 1864. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
COMPANY "G"
Yount, Harrison. Age 22. Residence Wooster, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Aug. 8, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Mustered out July 8, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
COMPANY "K"
Yeoman, Gilbert. Age 23. Residence Richmond, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862.
Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Transferred to Invalid Corps Sept. 30, 1863.
Young, Arthur B. Age 26. Residence Richmond, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 16, 1862, as
Fourth Sergeant. Mustered Sept. 14, 1862. Discharged April 11, 1863, Young's Point, La.
Young, Nestor A. J. Age 33. Residence Richmond, nativity Pennsylvania. Appointed First
Lieutenant Aug. 16, 1862. Mustered Sept. 23. 1862. Resigned June 4, 1863.
COMPANY "C"
Zion, George W. Age 20. Residence Pleasant Grove, nativity Iowa. Enlisted Aug. 7, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 25, 1862. Wounded. Mustered out May 30, 1865, Davenport, Iowa.
COMPANY "D"
Zink, William Henry. Rejected Aug. 31, 1862, by Mustering Officer.
COMPANY "H"
Zeigler, Samuel. Age 20. Residence Fairfield, nativity Ohio. Enlisted Aug. 12, 1862. Mustered
Sept. 14, 1862. Wounded May 19, 1863, Vicksburg, Miss. Promoted Eighth Corporal Sept. 1,
1864; Seventh Corporal Jan. 1, 1865. Mustered out June 5, 1865, Washington, D. C.
UNASSIGNED RECRUITS.
Murphy, Will E. Age 18. Residence Burlington, nativity Pennsylvania. Enlisted Jan. 25, 1865.
Mustered Jan. 25, 1865. No further record.

 

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Reference:  Roster & Record of Iowa soldiers in the War of the Rebellion together with historical sketches of volunteer organizations.  1861-1866.  Volume III--17th--31st Regiments Infantry.
Published by authority of the General Assembly, under the direction of Brig. Gen. Guy E. Logan, Adjutant General.  Des Moines.  Emory H. English, State Printer, E. D. Chassell, State Binder--1910. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1910 by Brigadier General Guy E. Logan Adjutant General of Iowa.  In the Office of Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D. C.