2nd New York Infantry

Roster W-Z

WAGER, J A M E S H.—Age, — years. Enlisted, September 27, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. A , September 27, 1861, to serve three years; discharged for disability in November, 1862.

WAGER, NICHOLAS.—Age, 42 years. Enlisted, October 5, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. O, October 5, 1861, to serve three years; discharged for disability, July 23, 1862, at Philadelphia, Pa.

W A L C H , PETER.—Age, — years. Enlisted, May 2, 1861, at Bangor, Me.; mustered in as private, Second Maine Volunteers, May 2, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Co. G, this regiment, date not stated; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

WALL, CASPER.—Age, 38 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as corporal, Co. K , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; reduced, August 15, 1861; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

W A L L E R , CHARLES H.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, April 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, July 17, 1861; reduced, August 15, 1861; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

W A L S H , PATRICK.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 14, 1861, to. serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y.

WALTON, EDWARD.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; wounded at Bristow Station, August 27, 1862; mustered out with company, May. 20, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WARD, JAMES.—Age, 31 years. Enlisted, September 18, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 29, 1862, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry. May 11, 1863.

WARD, JOHN.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, May 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, May 18, 1861, at Troy, N. Y .

WARD, JOHN.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, April 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as corporal, Co. D, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; reduced, August 29, 1861; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WARMT, GOTTFRIED.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at. Troy, N.Y.; also borne as Wormt, Goffried; subsequent service in Seventh Artillery.

WARREN, ALFRED.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, May 12, 1861, at Elmira; mustered in as private, Co. E, Twenty-first Infantry, May 20, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. C, this regiment, October 4, 1861; promoted corporal, August 1, 1862; reduced, February 25, 1863; deserted, February 28, 1863.

W A R R E N , H E N R Y H.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, October 15, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , October 15, 1861, to serve three years; .wounded, May 3, 1863; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

W A S H B U R N , JOHN.—Age, — years. Enlisted, September 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, September 14, 1861, to serve three years; discharged for disability, September 19, 1862.

WATSON, ARCHIBALD.—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, April 22, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted sergeant, August 14, 1861; reduced, February 25, 1863; deserted, May 13, 1863.

WATSON, CHARLES 0.—Age, 35 years. Enlisted, October 3, 1861, at Troy, as private, Co. E, to serve three years; died on steamboat en-route from Harrison's Landing to Fortress Monroe, Va., July 16, 1862.

W E A V E R , BENJAMIN  A.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as sergeant, Co. B, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, May 22, 1861, at New York city.

W E A V E R , ORSAMUS W.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 7, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va, .

WEBBER, BENJAMIN.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 25, 1861, at Bangor, Me.; mustered in as private, Second Marine Volunteers, May 13, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. B, this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

WEBSTER, A L B E R T C—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. A , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

WEBSTER, E D W A R D H.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as corporal, Co. A , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted hospital steward, November 1, 1862; mustered out, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WEIDMYER, ANDREW.—Age, — years. Enlisted, October 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as musician, October 11, 1861, to serve two years; discharged subsequent to July 21, 1862.

WELCH, JOHN.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, October 22, 1861; reduced, November 24, 1861; promoted corporal, October 7, 1862; reduced, December 17, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

WELCH, J O H N H.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 7, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. I, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, September 19, 1862, at Camp Kearney, near Alexandria, Va.; subsequent service in Fourteenth Cavalry.

WELCH, PATRICK.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, September 9, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 10, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

WELCH, WILLIAM.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. I, May 14,. 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, October 11, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WELDON, CHARLES , see Wheldon.

W E L L E R , HENRY.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, September 15, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 29, 1862, to serve three years; deserted, December 16, 1862, near Falmouth, Va.

WELLS, JOHN.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, August 29, 1861; sergeant, October, 7, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

WELLS, THOMAS R.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, May 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

WELLS, W I L L I A M H.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, October 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F , October 21, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

WEST, JAMES.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, May 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, May 14, 1861, at Troy, N. Y .

W E S T E R V E L T , CHARLES E.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. A , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WETLER, M A X , see Vetter.

W H A L E N , JAMES.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 29, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. D, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

W H E A L O N , JOSEPH.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, December 20, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, December 20, 1862, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

W H E E L E R , EUGENE.—Age, — years. Enlisted, December 1, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, December 1, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

W H E E L E R , ISAAC—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 4, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, date not stated, by order general court-martial.

W H E E L E R , SYLVESTER,—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as sergeant, Co. A , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted first sergeant, December 4, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WHELDON, CHARLES.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, May 1, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; also borne as Weldon.

WHIPPLE, FREDERICK.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, May 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N .Y .

WHIPPLE, JEROME.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 14, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y.

WHIPPLE, WILLIAM.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Troy, as private, Co. E, to serve three years; wounded, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

WHIPPLE, W I L L I A M W.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, October 3, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F , October 3, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Co. I, November 4, 1861; discharged, December 22, 1862, by promotion to second lieutenant,
Third Infantry.

WHITON, H E N R Y  B.—Age — years. Enrolled, September 30, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as assistant surgeon, to date September 30, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, February 25, 1863, by promotion to surgeon, Sixtieth Infantry; commissioned assistant surgeon, November 23, 1861, with rank from September 30, 1861, vice McLean, promoted.

W I C K E S , CHARLES.—Age, 36 years. Enlisted, October 16, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. D, November 6, 1862, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

WIESE, F R E D , see Wise, Ferdinand.

WILCOX, A L E X A N D E R . — A g e , 24 years. Enlisted, May 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, February 28, 1863.

WILCOX, W I L L I A M M.—Age, — years. Enlisted, October 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as musician, unassigned, October 11, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, subsequent to July 21, 1862.

W I L L A R D , GEORGE L.—Age, — years. Enrolled, April 24, 1861, at Troy; elected as colonel, but never served; not-commissioned colonel.

W I L L E R T , AUGUST.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as sergeant, Co. K , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

W I L L E R T , JOHN.—Age, 37 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

W I L L I A M S , A L E X A N D E R . — A g e , 18 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as corporal, Co. H , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted sergeant, August 29, 1861; reduced, October 4, 1861; mustered out with company, May
26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WILLIAMS, BENJAMIN  F.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 25, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, August 29, 1862, near Bull Run, Va.

WILLIAMS, GEORGE.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, November 7, 1862, at Trxiy; to serve three years; no further record.

W I L L I A M S , H E N R Y P.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 7, 1861, at Fort Monroe, Va .

WILLIAMSON, DENIS H.—No record of enlistment or muster in ; borne on descriptive list of prisoners as of Co. A ; captured, December 16, 1861; released, June 3, 1862; ordered to camp of instruction; no further record.

WILLIAMSON, JACOB.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, November 10, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; no further record.

WILLIAMSON, JOHN.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, November 28, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; no further record.

WILLITT, JOSEPH.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Bangor, Me., as private in Second Marine Volunteers, to serve three years; transferred to Co. I, this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

WILLSON, GEORGE.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. I, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; deserted, September 25, 1862, near Alexandria, Va.; also borne as Wilson.

WILSON, C L A R E N C E E.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 8, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged, date not stated.

WILSON, E D G A R T.—Age, 28 years. Enrolled, April 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. E , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted first lieutenant, July 27, 1861; mustered in as captain, Co. G, October 10, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; commissioned second lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from April 21, 1861, original; first lieutenant, September 19, 1861, with rank from July 27, 1861, vice Quackenbush, promoted; captain, October 31, 1862, with rank from October 13, 1862, vice Tibbits, promoted.

WILSON, E D W A R D — A g e , 20 years. Enlisted, May 1, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; wounded, August 29, 1862, at  Bull Run, Va.; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; also borne as Edward S.; subsequent service in Co. F , Twenty-first Cavalry.

WILSON, GEORGE, see Willson.

WILSON, GEORGE W.—Age, 25 years. Enrolled, April 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as captain, Co. E, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted major, July 7, 1862; resigned, October 13, 1862; commissioned captain, July 4, 1861, with rank from April 21, 1861, original; major, July 21, 1862, with rank from July 7, 1862, vice George H . Otis, resigned.

WILSON, GEORGE W.—Age, 35 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 7, 1861, at Fort Monroe, Va.

WILSON, GEORGE W.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, December 2, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. C, December 2, 1861, to serve three years; promoted corporal, September 13, 1862; reduced, February 25, 1863; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863; subsequent service in Sixteenth Artillery.

WILSON, HENRY.—Age, 37 years. Enlisted, October 31, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, unassigned, November 6, 1862, to serve three years; no further record.

WILSON, LEMUEL.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, September 22, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 29, 1863, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

WILSON, WILLIAM.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. B, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, June 6, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va.

WILTON, F R E D E R I C K . — A g e , 19 years. Enlisted, May 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; died, October 15, 1861, at Camp Butler, Newport News, Va.

WISE, FERDINAND.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, May 6, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 14, 18G1, to serve two years; wounded, August 27, 1862, at Bristow Station, Va.; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; also borne as Wiese, Fred.

WOLF, CHARLES.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, April 21, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N. Y .

WOLF, J O H N T.—Age, — years. Enlisted, October 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as musician, October 11, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 15, 1862.

WOLF, JOSEPH.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, May 1, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. H, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, November 1, 1862; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.

WOOD, GEORGE—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, April 23, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, June 17, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va.

WOOD, HENRY.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, May 2, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy.

WOODRUFF, CHARLES H.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, January 23, 1862, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. B, January 23, 1862, to serve three years; discharged for disability, October 4, 1862, at Baltimore, Md.

WOODS, JOHN C—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, November 26, 1862, at Troy, to serve three years; no further record.

WOODWARD, JOSEPH.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Old Town, Me., as private, Second Maine Volunteers, to serve three years; transferred to Co. H , this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, July 30, 1862.

WOOLHISER, F R E D E R I C K . — A g e , 26 years. Enlisted, May 11, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; subsequent service, Twenty-first Cavalry.

WOOSTER, T I L L M A N K.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, April 27, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 7, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va.

WORCESTER, GALON.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, April 25, 1861, at Bangor,' Me.; mustered in as private, Second Maine Volunteers, to serve three years, date not stated; transferred to Co. I, this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

WORMT, G O F F R I E D , see Warmt, Gottfried.

WRIGHT, CHARLES.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, May 20, 1861, at New York city, as private, Co. C, to serve two years; never mustered; discharged for refusing to take the oath of allegiance, July 13, 1861, at Camp Hamilton, Va.

WRIGHT, WILLIAM.—Age, — years. Enlisted, September 23, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. A , September 23, 1861, to serve two years; killed in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.

W R I G L E Y , F R E D E R I C K . — A g e , 21 years. Enlisted, April 24, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. G, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, date not stated; killed in action, August 27, 1862, at Bristow Station, Va.; also borne as Fred P.

WUEST, F R E D E R I C K . — A g e , 33 years. Enlisted, October 9, 1861, at Albany; mustered in as private, Co. K , October 9, 1861, to serve three years; transferred to Seventieth Infantry, May 11, 1863.

W Y L I E , J O H N A.—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, April 29, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. D, May 14, 1861, to serve two years; promoted corporal, October 22, 1861; sergeant, April 19, 1863; mustered out with company May 26, 1863, at  Troy, N.Y.

W Y M A N , MOSES.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Bangor, Me,, as private, Second Maine Volunteers, to serve three years; transferred to Co. I, this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

Y E A M A N S , D E L A V A N M.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, May 12, 1861, at Elmira; mustered in as private, Co. E, Twenty-first Infantry, May 20, 1861, to serve two years; transferred to Co. E, this regiment, October 4, 1861; mustered out, to date May 26, 1863; also borne as Daniel.

Y E A R S L E Y , JONAS.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, April 25, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. F , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; mustered out with-company, May 26, 1863, at Troy, N.Y.; also borne as William J .

Y E G G L E , HENRY.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, April 26, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, August 13, 1862, at Camp Butler, Newport News, Va.; also borne as Jeggle.

YEOMANS, A L B E R T , see Youmans.

YOOZ, GOTFRIED.—Age, 39 years. Enlisted, November 16, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. K, November 16, 1861, to serve three years; discharged for disability, July 22, 1862, at Harrison's Landing, Va.

YORK, FRANKLIN. — A g e , 19 years. Enlisted, April 30, 1861, at Bangor, Me., as private, Second Maine Volunteers, to serve three years; transferred to Co. K, this regiment, October 4, 1861; re-transferred, August 8, 1862.

YOUMANS, ALBERT.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, April 20, 1861, at Troy; mustered in as private, Co. A , May 14, 1861, to serve two years; discharged for disability, July 6, 1861; also borne as Yeomans.

YOUNG, GEORGE, see Junge.

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Taken from the Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York for the year 1898.  Transmitted to the legislature January 16, 1899.  Serial No. 17. Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co. State printers.  New York and Albany 1899.