26th Pennsylvania Infantry
Company K


Recruited at Philadelphia

 

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Remarks

William L. Grubb Captain May 31, 1861 Resigned December 30, 1861
Robert L. Bodine Captain June 13, 1861 Promoted from Commissary Sergeant to 2d Lieut. of Company K, August 21, 1861; to Captain, January 14, 1862; to Major, July 15, 1862
John F. Meekins Captain May 31, 1861 Promoted to 1st Lieut., February 6, 1862; to Captain, August 1862; killed at Bull Run, August 29, 1862
William S. Small Captain May 29, 1861 Promoted from Sergeant Company I, to 2d Lieut., February 6, 1862; to 1st Lieut., July 15, 1862; to Captain, September 1, 1862; died at Philadelphia, February 1864
James F. Seary Captain May 13, 1861 Promoted to 1st. Lieut., April 1, 1863; to Captain, April 13, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Wm. F. Robinson 1st Lt. May 31, 1861 Resigned January 17,1862
Thomas Haslan 2d Lt. May 31, 1861 Promoted to 2d Lieut., May 5, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Peter P. G. Hall 2d Lt. May 31, 1861 Promoted to Adjutant, August 10, 1861
Christopher Beatty Sergeant May 31, 1861 Promoted fiom Corporal to Sergeant; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
William H. Phillips Sergeant May 31, 1861 Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant; mustered out witn Company, June 18, 1864
George W. Roosevelt Sergeant May 31, 161 Promoted to Sergeant, October, 1862; wounded with loss of leg, at Gettysburg; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 14, 1864.
Medal of Honor Winner: Entered service at: Chester Pa. Birth: Chester, Pa.
Citation
: At Bull Run, Va., 30 August 1862. Recaptured the colors, which had been seized by the enemy. At Gettysburg, Pa., 2 July 1863. Captured a Confederate color bearer and color, in which effort he was severely wounded.
 Date of issue: 2 July 1887.
Wm W. Groundsell Sergeant May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Samuel P. Morris Sergeant May 31, 1861 Died of wounds received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
John S. Wetter Sergeant May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
George W. Robb Corporal May 31, 1861 Promoted Corporal; wounded at Fair Oaks; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Isaac Ford Corporal May 31, 1861 Promoted to Corporal; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
James Shofield Corporal May 31, 1861 Promoted to Corporal; muustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Isaac Brown Corporal May 31, 1861 Capturedat Williamsburg,Va., May5, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
Nathan Larikin Corporal May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 19, 1863
James Ford Corporal May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Wm. H. M'Ginnis Corporal May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment-P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Nathan R. Van Horn Corporal May 31, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
James L-. Geistbn Corporal June 12, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Isaac Bird Corporal May 31, 1861 Promoted Corpoial, August 15, 1863; died of wounds received at Spottsylvania Court House, May 15, 1864; Vet
John O. Drain Corporal May 31, 1861 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1863; captured at Wilderness, May 51 1864; 'mustered out January 15, 1865
Alexander Graydon Musician May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Frank S. Eldridge Musician August 28, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30j, 1864; Vet
Abbott, Henry Private May 31, 1861 Discharged November 4, 1862, for wounds received at Bull Run, August 29, 1862
Agnew, William Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1862
Bail, Lewis Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Spottsylvania, May 15, 1864; absent at muster out
Boylan, John Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Brown, Thomas Private May 31, 1861 Asent, sick, at muster out
Bail, Mark Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Brannon, George Private May 31, 1861 Discharged November 4, 1862, for wounds received at Bull Run, August 29, 1862
Blizzard, Thomas Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Brown, Wm. H. Private August 29, 1861 Trausferred to 99^h Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Barger, William Private May 31, 1861 Deserted; returned; transferred to the 99th Regiuent P. V., May 30, 1864
Ball, Lewis Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; died June 19, 1864, at Andersonville, grave, 2,180
Brant, William F. Private April 14, 1864 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Brown, Eliakim Private June 13, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Bell, James T. Private May 31, 1861 Died of wounds received at Spottsylvania, May 15, 1864
Boyle, John Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Boyce, John Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Coleman, Nathan Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Culin, Jacob Private May 31, 1861 Reduced from Sergeant, October 1, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 17, 1862
Clark, William Private May 31, 1861 Reduced from Sergeant, March, 1863; transferred to Company F, 26th Regiment P. V., April 1, 1863
Cloud, James M. Private May 31, 181 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Connor, Joseph Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Cleniff, William Private August 10, 1861 Transferredto 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, i864
Carlton, Lewis Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Caves, Edward Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Dugan, Isaac Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Chancellorsville, May 3, 1863; absent at muster out
Dicks, Joseph Private June 4, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Detweiler, John Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V.. May 30, 1864; Vet
Derr, Jacob Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Detweiler, Joseph Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to Company D, 26th Regiment P. V., June 1, 1861
Dobbins, Wm. K. Private August 29, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Derlin, John Private June 4, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Dickinson, Henry Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Evans, Jacob Private May 31, 1861 Absent, sick, at muster out
Edmondson, Horatio Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Furgeson, Wm. H. Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Friger, Constantine Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Freeman, John Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 5, 1862
Ford, Daniel C. Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 2, 1863
Fryer, Brinton Private August 29, 1861 Wcunded at Fair Oaks, June 23, 1862; discharged, date unknown
Fagen, William Private August 19, 1863 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30,, 1864
Free, Alfred Private May 31, 1861 Died of wounds received at Spottsylvania, May 15, 1864; Vet
Force, Isaac Private May 31, 1861 Not on muster-out roll
Goodwin, Henry Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Grubb, John Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Grubb, James Private May 31, 1861 Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant; reduced October 1, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 17, 1862
Gleason, James Private August 19, 1861 Drafted; died of wounds received at Spottsylvania Court House, May 15, 1864
Grubb, Joseph Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Hayes, William Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Spottsylvania, May 10, 1864; mustered out August 12, 1864
Helms, George Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Hunter, John S. Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 1, 1862
Hergesheimer, B. Private June 13, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Hammitt, John Private September 20, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 80, 1864
Hammitt, John K. Private September 16, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Hogarth, Maxwell Private September 20, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Hogarth, Joseph Private September 20, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Higgens, James Private May 31, 1861 Killed at Bull Run, August 29, 1862
Henderson, Wm. G. Private May 28, 1861 Missing in action at Mine Run, November 27, 1863
Hill, Levi Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Johnson, Henry Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Jordan, John Private September 20, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Kersey, Matthew Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Kreuson, Charles Private June 15, 1861 Wounded at Chancellorsville; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Lowe, Thurston Private August 29, 1861 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Latch, Samuel Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Long, John O. Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P, V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Lindsey, Norton Private May 31, 1861 Deserted September, 1862
Miller, George Private January 18, 1864 Not on muster-out roll
Miller, William H. Private June 4, 1861 Transferred to battery D, 4th N. Y. Artillery, May, 1862; mustered out March 18, 1865
Michael Wm. B. Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Means, Cornelius Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Moore, David S. Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, May 2, 1863
Morris, James Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Marshall, And'w J. Private June 13, 1861 Transtrred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Miller, Francis Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; deserted September 16, 1863
M'Grath, Robert Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
M'Grugan, Edward Private May 31, 1861 ounded at Spottsylvania Court House, May 10, 1864; absent at muster out of Company
M'Neill, Archibald Private June 6, 1861 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
M'Clem, John Private June 12, 1861 Died at Yorktown, Va., April 21, 1862
M'Garry, Robert Private May 31, 1861 Deserted J une, 1861
O'Winner, John Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 28, 1862
Pullen, Samuel Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; absent at muster out of Company
Phillips, William Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Chancellorsville, May 3, 1863; absent at muster out of Company
Porter, William Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Phillips, Andrew Private May 31, 1861 Died of wounds received at Spottsylvania Court House, May 15, 1864; Vet
Pine, Benjamin Private May 31, 1861 Deserted August, 1861
Robb, Benjamin F. Private May 31, 1861 Discharged December 9, 1862, for wounds received in action
Rambo, William Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; absent at muster out of Company
Robinson, Geo. W. Private April 14, 1864 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Rogers, Andrew Private May 31, 1861 Died July 23, 1863, of wounds received at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Roan, George Private August 10, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Radcliff, Samuel Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Rodgers, Stephen Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Rodgers, Samuel Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Sample, Andrew Private May 31, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Smith, Godfrey Private September 16, 1862 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Smith, John Private August 20, 1863 Drafted ; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Swain, William T. Private August 20, 1863 Drafted; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Shut, Charles Private August 20, 1861 Died at Washington, D. C., May 23, 1862; buried in Military Asylum Cemetery
Starr, James Private May 31, 1861 Mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
Sutch, Benj. Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Spottsylvania, May 15, 1864; absent at muster out of Company
Simpson, Alvis Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; transferred to U. S. Navy, April 18, 1864
Sowers, Daniel Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Shields, Edward Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 21, 1861
Scott, Francis Private August 29, 1861 Wounded at Bull Run, August 29, 1862; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October, 1863
Smith, William Private May 31, 1861 Deserted June, 1861
Senior, Thomas Private June 13, 1861 Deserted June 25, 1862
Studer, William Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; deserted September 16, 1863
Sailor, William Private August 20, 1863 Drafted; deserted February 26, 1864
Smith, Henry Private August 20, 1863 Drafted -died August 20, 1864, at Andersonville, grave, 6,289
Smith, Joseph Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; deserted October 13, 1863
Toner, George Private May 31, 1861 Wounded at Mine Run, November 27, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 18, 1864
West, Samuel Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 22, 1862
Wilson, William Private August 5, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864; Vet
Walraven, Malachi Private September 5, 1861 Transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Wood, George W. Private August 20, 1861 Killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863
Welsh, James Private May 31, 1861 Died of wounds received at Chancellorsville, May 3, 1863
Wolfert, John Private August 20, 1863 Drafted; deserted October 4, 1863
Yett, Seth Private May 31, 1861 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, date unknown
Zinner, Casper Private August 19, 1863 Drafted; transferred to 99th Regiment P. V., May 30, 1864
Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861:1865, Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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