72nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry - Company K


Mustered in from 28 Sep 1861 to 07 Feb 1862 by Theodore M Thompson, Wm C Bidle and Milton T Williamson, 2nd Lts and Mustering Officers. Mustered out 11 Sep 1865 at Vicksburg MS by G W Eyestone, Captain, 46th US Colored Infantry, and ACM Western Division Mississippi.


SOLDIER'S NAME RANK AGE ENTERED SERVICE REMARKS

Thompson, Theodore M Captain 34 Oct 5, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 11, 1862; mustered out Oct 4, 1864, on expiration of term.
McMahon, Edward Captain 24 Nov 16, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Apr 20, 1862; 1st Sgt Jan 15, 1863; 2nd Lt Co F Apr 9, 1864; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; 1st Lt Co K Mar 18, 1865; Captain May 31, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Skerrett, William H 1st Lt 26 Nov 2, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Jan 11, 1862; mustered out Dec 14, 1864, on expiration of term.
Goshorn, Caleb T 2nd Lt Feb 13, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Jan 15, 1863.
Stewart, James H 2nd Lt 37 Sep 28, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt Jan 15, 1863, resigned May 3, 1863.
Perrine, Zelotes 2nd Lt 35 Oct 10, 1861 3 yrs Promoted from 1st Sgt Co A Apr 9, 1864; mustered out May 26, 1865, by order of War Dept.
Turrill, Horatio B 1st Sgt 26 Oct 31, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Sgt Apr 9, 1864; captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; paroled Apr 1, 1865; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Albershardt, Louis Sgt 18 Dec 11, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Woerner, John A Sgt 22 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Dec 26, 1861; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 21, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Moore, Aleck Sgt 49 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Sgt; wounded and captured Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Jun 24, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Ireland, Edward Sgt 18 Nov 4, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Jan 15, 1863; discharged Dec 7, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Whitten, Francis Sgt 53 Dec 26, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 10, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
McClain, Jacob Sgt 24 Sep 10, 1862 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal Apr 12, 1865; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Prickett, John W Sgt 27 Sep 10, 1862 3 yrs Appointed from private Feb 23, 1864; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 19, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Baumgartner, William Sgt 17 Dec 5, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt; captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Nov 12, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; veteran.
Michels, Peter Sgt 17 Nov 20, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from Corporal Jun 1, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Barden, Michael Sgt 39 Dec 19, 1861 3 yrs Appointed from corporal Apr 30, 1862; died May 2, 1865, at New Orleans, LA, of wounds received at Spanish Fort, AL; veteran.
Eagan, Peter Sgt 18 Dec 4,1 861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Jul 1, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Howell, George W Sgt 41 Nov 30, 1861 3 yrs Mustered as private; appointed Sgt Jul 1, 1865; mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Routen, William Corporal 35 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs Died Sep 27, 1863, at Cincinnati, OH.
Enneking, John B Corporal 20 Dec 17, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 11, 1862; died Feb 25, 1863, at Jefferson Barracks, MO.
Vallette, David S Corporal 50 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Aug 10, 1863.
Jeffries, John W Corporal 25 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 11, 1862.
Emming, William Corporal 40 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 11, 1862; discharged Dec 15, 1862.
Holman, Isaac B Corporal 45 Nov 8, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 11, 1862.
Toy, John Corporal 53 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Corporal Jan 11, 1862; died May 6, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH
Payne, William A Musician 21 Nov 28, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Oct 13, 1862, at Louisville, KY.
Hookman, Henry Wagoner 39 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Alcoke, Thomas Pvt 21 Nov 4, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, on expiration of term.
Anderson, John A Pvt 41 Nov 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Nov 9, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Barnwell, James F Pvt 38 Dec 26, 1861 3 yrs Died Jan 5, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
Beach, Edwin R Pvt 25 Nov 4, 1861 3 yrs Appointed Sgt Feb 12, 1862; reduced to ranks; mustered out Nov 10, 1864, at Columbus, OH, on expiration of term.
Beeler, Samuel F Pvt 28 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 10, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, by civil authority.
Biebinger, Charles W Pvt 23 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Died Jan 5, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
Bocherding, Henry Pvt 30 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs  
Brookshaw, Henry Pvt 19 Dec 14, 1861 3 yrs  
Burns, Michael Pvt 23 Nov 20, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Oct 22, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; veteran.
Byers, Abram Pvt 36 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 22, 1862, at Camp Shiloh, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Carlisle, John Pvt 44 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 24, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability; lost right eye.
Cavanaugh, Thomas Pvt 31 Jan 9, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; prisoner at Andersonville, GA and Savannah, GA; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Crisman, Charles Pvt 19 Apr 11, 1864 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, on retreat from Guntown, MS; paroled; mustered out Jun 23, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept.
Cook, Henry Pvt 45 Dec 27, 1861 3 yrs Insane and wandered away from Camp Shiloh, TN about Apr 1, 1862; no further record found.
Costello, Edward Pvt 17 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Died at Camp Chase, OH.
Cox, Andrew J Pvt 20 Dec 23, 1861 3 yrs Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Apr 30, 1864.
Cox, George W Pvt 19 Dec 5,1 861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Crawford, Andrew H Pvt 33 Feb 7, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Mar 22, 1862, at Shiloh, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Donohue, Patrick Pvt 19 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Nov 22, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; veteran.
Dugan, John J Pvt 37 Jan 25, 1862 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Aug 14, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Dutton, William Pvt 37 Nov 7, 1861 3 yrs Died Mar 10, 1863, at St Louis, MO.
Earles, Thomas Pvt 18 Nov 1, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 19, 1862, at Evansville, IN.
Farnan, Patrick Pvt 26 Dec 5, 1861 3 yrs  
Farrell, James Pvt 36 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out with company Sep 11, 1865; veteran.
Finley, Isaac Pvt 50 Nov 5, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 4, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Flinn, Jesse Pvt 53 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; lost right eye; discharged Sep 20, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Foley, James Pvt 19 Jan 23, 1861 3 yrs Veteran.
Frank, Henry F Pvt 30 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs Wounded May 19, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps Sep 10, 1863.
Gallager, Patrick Pvt 33 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Captured Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; exchanged; discharged Jan 21, 1863.
Glardin, Peter F Pvt 43 Dec 25, 1861 3 yrs Died Oct 10, 1863, at Mound City, IL.
Goldsmith, Leopold Pvt 18 Dec 17, 1861 3 yrs Died Jan 5, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH
Graham, John Pvt 39 Dec 3, 1861 3 yrs  
Grant, Ephraim L Pvt 23 Jan 21, 1862 3 yrs  
Green, Samuel Pvt 52 Jan 25, 1862 3 yrs Died Jul 16, 1862, at Moscow, TN.
Harley, John Pvt 45 Dec 3, 1861 3 yrs  
Hanley, Patrick Pvt 24 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; died Oct 7, 1864, in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; veteran.
Henry, John Pvt 21 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs  
Henson, John Pvt 56 Dec 11, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 3, 1863, at Memphis TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Higgins, Thomas Pvt 29 Jan 5, 1862 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; died Apr 15, 1862, at Evansville, IN.
Horner, Thomas D Pvt 36 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Captured Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; exchanged and returned to company Apr 1, 1863; discharged Dec 4, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Inloes, Alexander E Pvt 17 Oct 17, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Isdell, William Pvt 18 Jan 16, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 18, 1865, on expiration of term.
Johnson, Charles Pvt 21 Nov 6, 1861 3 yrs  
Kelley, William H Pvt 18 Jan 22, 1862 3 yrs Died Feb 10, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
King, Philip Pvt 30 Nov 26, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, on retreat from Guntown, MS; confined in Rebel Prison at Andersonville, GA; paroled Apr 29, 1865; mustered out Jul 5, 1865, at Annapolis, MD, by order of War
Dept; veteran.
McCabe, Henry Pvt 18 Dec 25, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out Jun 10, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH, by order of War Dept; veteran.
McMakin, Joseph Pvt 18 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs
McMillan, William G Pvt 17 Dec 7, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 20, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
McNeal, James Pvt 48 Oct 22, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Mar 22, 1862, at Shiloh, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Maier, Joseph Pvt 26 Dec 4, 1861 3 yrs  
Matthews, Alexander Pvt 18 Dec 12, 1861 3 yrs Died Jul 7, 1863, at Vicksburg, MS.
Miller, John Pvt 29 Nov 19, 1861 3 yrs  
Murry, Theodore Pvt 29 Jan 25, 1862 3 yrs  
Musser, James Pvt 31 Dec 18, 1861 3 yrs  
Nevil, Thomas Pvt 33 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Died Jun 10, 1863, near Vicksburg, MS.
Norton, Patrick Pvt 43 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Apr 7, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
OÕConnell, John T Pvt 25 Oct 28, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 20, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
OÕConnor Sr, Dennis Pvt 45 Nov 16, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Feb 22, 1862, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
OÕConnor Jr, Dennis Pvt 18 Dec 5,1 1861 3 yrs Sent home sick.
OÕConnor, David Pvt 35 Nov 29, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
OÕConnor, John Pvt 17 Dec 9, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 28, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
OÕDonnell, Jeremiah Pvt 22 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 21, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
OÕDonnell, William Pvt 26 Dec 23, 1861 3 yrs  
Ollendick, John Pvt 18 Jan 5, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 11, 1865, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Patton, James Pvt 21 Dec 10, 1861 3 yrs  
Pierce, Orlando T Pvt 45 Oct 29, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 3, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Pulse, Henry Pvt 18 Jan 3, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Aug 15, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Purdy, Elijah Pvt 21 Sep 10, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 12 1864, near Ripley, MS; mustered out May 14, 1865, at Annapolis, MD, by order of War Dept.
Saint Helens, Edward Pvt 41 Nov 5, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Nov 13, 1862, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Schefer, Henry Pvt 39 Jan 2, 1862 3 yrs  
Schlundt, George W Pvt 27 Dec 14, 1861 3 yrs  
Service, Joseph G Pvt 18 Nov 13, 1861 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; prisoner at Andersonville and Savannah, GA; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept; veteran.
Shiflet, John Pvt 49 Dec 6, 1861 3 yrs Died Jan 7, 1862, at Camp Dennison, OH.
Siefert, Henry Pvt 34 Jan 4, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Jan 18, 1865, by order of war Dept; veteran.
Smith, Hiram Pvt 20 Sep 22, 1862 3 yrs Mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Smith, William F Pvt 24 Oct 24, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jan 3, 1863, at Memphis, TN, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Stapleton, John Pvt 46 Jan 6, 1862 3 yrs Discharged Aug 30, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Stern, Isaac Pvt 17 Nov 30, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 28, 1861, on habeas corpus.
Stewart, Alonzo Pvt 36 Dec 16, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Jul 14, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Sullivan, John Pvt 45 Dec 31, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Aug 30, 1863, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Sydon, Patrick Pvt 20 Mar 13, 1864 3 yrs
Terry, Michael Pvt 29 Oct 29, 1861 3 yrs Wounded Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN; discharged Oct 6, 1862, at Cincinnati, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Toy, Granville Pvt 18 Dec 13, 1861 3 yrs
Urick, Peter Pvt 18 Dec 11, 1861 3 yrs Mustered out Dec 14, 1864, at Nashville, TN, on expiration of term.
Webster, Richard Pvt 28 Jan 2, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 11, 1864, on retreat from Guntown, MS; paroled May 1865; mustered out Jun 29, 1865, at Camp Chase, OH; veteran.
Wickersham, Thomas J Pvt 38 Nov 12, 1861 3 yrs Discharged Dec 1861, at Camp Dennison, OH, on SurgeonÕs certificate of disability.
Williamson, Ephraim Pvt 22 Sep 10, 1862 3 yrs Captured Jun 12, 1864, near Ripley, MS; prisoner at Andersonville and Savannah, GA; mustered out Aug 7, 1865, at Vicksburg, MS, by order of War Dept.
Wright, James Pvt 44 Nov 23, 1861 3 yrs Killed Apr 6, 1862, in battle of Shiloh, TN.
Wright, William C Pvt 21 Dec 21, 1861 3 yrs Promoted to 2nd Lt Co I, 47th OVI, Jan 9, 1862.


Contributed by: Carl Eash



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