31st Pennsylvania Infantry
2nd Reserve Corps


Company H

Recruited at Philadelphia

"The Independent Rangers of Philadelphia County"
 

Name
Rank
Date of Muster
into Service
Term/
Years
Remarks
Timothy Mealey Captain May 25, 1861
3
Wounded at Antietam, September 17, 1862, Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862, and Rappahannock; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864; promoted to brevet Major, March 13, 1865
Peter Summers 1st Lt. May 25, 1861
3
Resigned February 14, 1862
Hugh P. Kennedy 1st Lt. May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to Sergeant, 1861; to 1st Lt., February 14, 1862; prisoner June 27, 1863; discharged January, 1863, for wounds received at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862
William M'Glenn 1st Lt. May 27, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, November, 1861; to 2d Lt., May 9, 1863; to 1st Lt., July 1, 1863; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, September 11, 1863
Joseph Benison 1st Lt. May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1861; to Sergeant, 1862; to 1st Lieutenant, October 26, 1863; to brevet Captain, March 13, 1865; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Robert Porter 2d Lt. May 25, 1861
3
Discharged July 21, 1861
R. Clendenning 2d Lt. May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to 2d Lt, October 17, 1861; wounded at South Mountain, September 17, 1862; commissioned 1st Lt., December 25, 1862, not mustered; resigned March 17, 1863
James Cook 1st Sergeant May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to 1st Sergeant, May 1, 1864; to 2d Lt. Company B, 191st Regiment P. V.; Vet
Samuel W. Wallace Sergeant July 11, 1861
3
Promoted to 1st Sergeant, May 9, 1863; commissioned 2d Lt., September 11, 1863, not mustered; reduced to Sergeant, May 1, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Francis Kane Sergeant May 25, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 5, 1862
Wm. J. Fulton Sergeant May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to Sergeant, 1861; discharged December 20, 1862, for wounds received at Antietam, September 17, 1862
John Donnelly Sergeant July 12, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, February 1863; to Sergeant, July 3, 1863; transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
John Barnes Sergeant August 29, 1862
3
Promoted to Sergeant, May 1, 1864; transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Rob't Cunniingham Sergeant August 25, 1862
3
Promoted to Sergeant, May 1, 1864; transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Thos. M. Savage Sergeant May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, 1862; to Sergeant, June l, 1863 ; killed at Gettysburg, July 2, 1863; buried in National Cemetery, section A., grave, 27
Thos. H. Gouldey Corporal May 27, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, February, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Hugh J. Strain Corporal May 27, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, February, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Elwood Haas Corporal May 27, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, February, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
John Collins Corporal May 25, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, August 1861; discharged January 10, 1863, for wounds received at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862
George W. Leeti Musician May 27, 1861
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Azpell, Clinton Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Allen, James. Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April, 1863
Baskerville, James Private July 11, 1861
3
Wounded at 2d Bull Run and Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Blackwell, George Private September 16, 1862
3
Captured at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; dishonorably discharged December 24, 1863
Burns, Peter Private May 26, 1861
3
Deserted November 24, 1862
Burns, Thomas G. Private May 27, 1861
3
Prisoner at Charles City Cross Roads, and from May 6, 1864, to April 28, 1865; wounded at Gettysburg discharged May 30, 1865
Baier, A. Private  
3
Killed in the Wilderness, date unknown; buried on battlefield
Colligan, Francis Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged November 1, 1862, for wounds received at 2d Bull Run
Clendining, Sam'l. Private September 25, 1861
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Conner, John Private September 13, 1862
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864
Cridy, Thomas Private May 25, 1861
3
Wounded at Charles City Cross Roads; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Cornhill, William Private  
3
Died August 19, 1864; buried in Prospect Hil Cemetery, York, Pa.
Dempsey, Patrick Private July 12, 1861
3
Mustered out wit, Company, June 16, 1864
Dempsey, Charles Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Dickinson, Benj. Private May 27, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 1 1864
Dubois, Edward Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Dempsey, John Private January 16, 1862
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 3, 1864
Dunn, Patrick Private December 1, 1861
3
Killed at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862
Frazier, John Private July 18, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Finegan, Bernard Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged December 23, 1862, for wounds received at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862
Fulton, Abraham Private September 28, 1861
3
Wounded at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, October, 1863
Farren, James J. Private May 25, 1861
3
Died at Philadelphia, November 10, 1862
Flatherty, William Private May 25, 1861
3
Deserted November 16, 1862
Fox, William Private  
3
Died September 23, 1862; buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Md.
German, Edward Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 18, 1861
Gillespie, James L. Private September 16, 1861
3
Discharged to receive a commission, July, 1862
Gormely, William Private May 25, 1861
3
Died, in arrest, at Philadelphia, date unknown
Hackney, Ezekiel Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Hershaw, Samuel Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Haffy, Charles Private July 11, 1861
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P.V., May 31, 1864; Vet
Kincade, James Private May 27, 1861
3
Wounded and prisoner at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862; discharged April, 1863
Kuttler, Charles Private August 1, 1861
3
Deserted February, 1863
Loan, Abraham Private September 11, 1862
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864
Long, John Private July 1, 1862
3
Deserted April 15, 1864
Moody, Jonathan Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with. Company, June 16, 1864
Moody, Jonathan Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Myers, George L. Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Myers, Isaac Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged November, 1862, for wounds received at Antietam, September 17, 1862
Murdock, Alex'r. Private July 12, 1861
3
Wounded and prisoner at Gaines' Mill, June 27, 1862; discharged January 1 16, 1863
Murphy, Charles Private September 28, 1861
3
Transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1864
Montague, John Private August 27, 1862
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, date unknown
Messmore, George Private August 1, 1863
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, October, 1863
Mackin, Henry Private September 28, 1861
3
Died at Philadelphia, August 20, 1863
Mount, Michael Private September 28, 1861
3
Deserted June 20, 1863
M'Garvey, Henry Private May 25, 1861
3
Wounded at Gettysburg; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
M'Gonigal, Corne's. Private May 2561
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 3, 1862
M'Cormick, Edw'd. Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June, 1862
M'Cann, John Private May 25, 1861
3
Discharged April 21, 1864, for injuries received December, 1862
Phillips, John Private May 25, 1861
3
Wounded and prisoner at Charles City Cross Roads, June 30, 1862; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Patton, Dennis Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Porter, Thomas Private May 27.'61
3
Killed at Fairfax Station, Va., June 19, 1863
Ritchie, Jonathan Private May 27, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Roe, James' P. Private May 27, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Robb, William Private May 25, 1861
3
Wounded at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; discharged June, 1864
Ryan, Andrew Private May 27, 1861
3
Killed at Gettysburg, July 3, 1863
Ritchie, Thomas Private November 1, 1861
3
Died at Fairfax Court House, Va., March 6, 1863
Seadinger, John Private May 25, 1861
3
Wounded at Gettysburg; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Shaw, William Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Smith, William Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Siddall, George Private September 13, 1862
3
Wounded and prisoner at Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, October, 1863
Thompson, Robert Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Taylor, Henry Private  
3
Died May 9, 1865; buried at Philadelphia
Waible, George Private May 25, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Weaver, Charles Private September 28, 1861
3
Wounded at 2d Bull Run; discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 23, 1863
Wilson, Oliver Private August 25, 1862
3
Wounded at Gettysburg; transferred to 191st Regiment P. V., May 31, 1861
Walker, William Private July 12, 1861
3
Deserted June 23, 1863
Wilkins, W. P. Private May 27, 1861
3
Deserted June 23, 1863
Weaver, Geo. E. Private September 28, 1861
3
Deserted Apri 1862

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