California  Civil War Rosters

 

From the book “Records of California Men in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1867

by Brig.-Gen. Richard H. Orton, pub. 1890

Transcribed by © Kathy Sedler,  pp 690-694.


 

Fifth Regiment of Infantry

Company D

 

NAME

RANK

PLACE OF ENROLLMENT

DATE OF ENLISTMENT

DATE OF MUSTER

REMARKS

William Ffrench <sic>

Captain

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 30, 1861

Oct. 30, 1861

Transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf.

Milton L. Glasby

1st Lieut.

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 26, 1861

Nov. 26, 1861

Promoted from private; appointed Regtl. Q.M., May 19, 1862.

James H. Toole

1st Lieut.

Placerville, Cal.

Sept. 7, 1862

Jan. 10, 1863

Transferred from Co. G; transf’d to Co. C, 1st Vet. Inf.

Gilbert C. Smith

2d Lieut.

San Francisco

Jan. 9, 1862

Jan. 18, 1862

Commissioned from 1st Sergt.; promoted Captain and Assistant Q.M. of U.S. Vols., July 24, 1864.

Gilbert C. Smith

1st Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Promoted 2d Lieut., Jan. 9, 1862.

Patrick Donovan

1st Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 22, 1861

Nov. 22, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

James Hackett

1st Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 2, 1861

Dec. 2, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., July 15, 1862.

John J. Burke

1st Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 28, 1861

Dec. 28, 1861

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Jan. 8, 1863.

James McGrath

Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 23, 1861

Sept. 23, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 9, 1863.

William H. Combs

Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 6, 1861

Oct. 6, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Jacob E. Graeff

Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 14, 1861

Nov. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Charles Downing

Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 30, 1861

Nov. 30, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., July 10, 1862.

John Noble

Sergeant

San Francisco

Jan. 23, 1862

Jan. 23, 1862

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Oscar Odle

Sergeant

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 19, 1861

Sept. 19, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 30, 1862.

William Hunter

Corporal

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 25, 1861

Sept. 25, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., July 13, 1862.

James A. Adair

Corporal

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

James Clark

Corporal

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 18, 1861

Oct. 18, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 20, 1862.

Ezekiel Cheeney

Corporal

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 7, 1861

Nov. 7, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Alloway, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 21, 1861

Sept. 21, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Dec. 3, 1861.

Alquist, Johan

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 5, 1861

Oct. 5, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service. Subsequent service, see Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Cal. Vols.

Anderson, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 18, 1861

Sept. 18, 1861

Deserted at C’p Drum, Cal., Jan. 23, 1863; surrendered at Camp Union, Cal.; transferred to Co. D, 3d Inf., Cal Vols., at Camp Douglas, U.T., Aug. 31, 1863.

Baker, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 27, 1861

Sept. 27, 1861

Deserted at Ft. Yuma, Cal., April 5, 1863; apprehended at San Diego, Cal., Oct. 14, 1863; transferred to Co. C, 4th Inf., Dec. 11, 1863.

Barrett, Martin H.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 17, 1861

Nov. 17, 1861

Deserted at C’p Drum, Cal., Jan. 3, 1863; surrendered May 9, 1863; transf’d to Co. A, 6th Inf., June 30, 1863.

Benham, William F.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 21, 1861

Sept. 21, 1861

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Bolle, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 20, 1862.

Bradwell, Thomas

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 2, 1861

Dec. 2, 1861

Disch’d April 7, 1864, at Camp Drum, Cal., disability.

Breman, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 21, 1861

Sept. 21, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Brown, William A.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 30, 1861

Oct. 30, 1861

Transf’d to Regtl. band, Jan. 13, 1862; transf’d back to Co.; transf’d to Co. B, 5th Inf., May 19, 1863.

Caldwell, Martin V.B.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Carey, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 22, 1861

Oct. 22, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Casey, Thomas

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 4, 1861

Dec. 4, 1861

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Jan. 1, 1863.

Chadwick, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 22, 1861

Oct. 22, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Chambers, Simon R.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 18, 1861

Nov. 18, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Chase, Eli

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 23, 1861

Nov. 23, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 20, 1862.

Connors, Michael

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Jan. 1, 1863.

Curry, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 27, 1861

Sept. 27, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Curtis, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 24, 1861

Nov. 24, 1861

Disch’d at Camp Drum, Cal., Feb. 22, 1863, disability.

Downing, Lawrence

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 30, 1861

Nov. 30, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Enos, Benjamin W.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Esterbrook, John D.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 20, 1861

Nov. 14, 1861

Transferred from regimental band Dec. 3, 1862; transfer’d to Musician Co. H, May 19, 1863, at Tucson, A.T.

Farrell, Michael

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Jan. 4, 1862

Jan. 4, 1862

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 22, 1862.

Fowles, Albert

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 20, 1861

Nov. 20, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., July 18, 1862.

Franklin, Frederick

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Frazer, George

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 20, 1861

Nov. 20, 1861

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Dec. 10, 1862.

Glasby, Milton L.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Promoted 1st Lieut., Nov. 26, 1861.

Grant, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 18, 1861

Sept. 18, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d at C’p Union, Cal., Oct. 16, 1861.

Graves, Alexander F.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 4, 1861

Oct. 4, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Dec. 28, 1861.

Hall, George

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 6, 1861

Oct. 6, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Harris, Otis S.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 2, 1861

Dec. 2, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Healy, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 18, 1861

Sept. 18, 1861

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Jan. 2, 1863.

Hixenbaugh, William F.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 21, 1861

Sept. 21, 1861

Died in hospital, Fort Yuma, Cal., Dec. 24, 1863, of consumption.

Horay, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 14, 1861

Nov. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Humphrey, Henry

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 9, 1861

Dec. 9, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Jones, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Oct. 26, 1861.

Keating, John R.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 28, 1861

Sept. 28, 1861

Dishon’bly disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Kelly, John

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Nov. 8, 1862

Nov. 8, 1862

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Corp. Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Lahey, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Layton, Levi E.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 21, 1861

Sept. 21, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 20, 1862.

Lilley, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 19, 1861

Sept. 19, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 8, 1863.

Lister, Peter V.W.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 19, 1861

Nov. 19, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 15, 1863; restored to duty and assigned to Co. H, 5th Inf., June 9, 1864.

Luskey, George

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 19, 1861

Sept. 19, 1861

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Macnamara, Maurice

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 4, 1861

Dec. 4, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Magry, Paschal

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 25, 1861

Oct. 25, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Maher, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 24, 1861

Dec. 24, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., July 30, 1862.

Maher, John

Private

San Diego, Cal.

July 19, 1862

July 19, 1862

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April, 1863.

Mallet, James

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Oct. 20, 1862

Oct. 20, 1862

Deserted at Camp Drum, Cal., Dec. 22, 1862.

Malone, Thomas

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 19, 1861

Oct. 19, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Mason, Richard B.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 14, 1861

Nov. 14, 1861

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Matthey, Henry U.

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Oct. 11, 1862

Oct. 11, 1862

Discharged at Tucson, A.T., June 24, 1864, disability.

Mayberry, Charles W.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 30, 1861

Sept. 30, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Dec. 28, 1861.

McDonald, Julian S.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 5, 1861

Nov. 5, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 18, 1863.

McGinniss, John C.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 5, 1861

 Nov. 5, 1861

Transf’d from regimental band; disch’d at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

McKinley, William H.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 4, 1861

Dec. 4, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

McMillan, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 5, 1863.

Meanor, Robert

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Died in hospital at Tucson, A.T., March 3, 1864.

Menine, Jean Baptiste

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 4, 1861

Oct. 4, 1861

Disch’d at Camp Union, Cal., Jan. 4, 1862, disability.

Merrill, George E.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Miller, Charles

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 26, 1861

Oct. 26, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Moore, Charles

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 14, 1861

Nov. 14, 1861

Died in hospital at Tucson, A.T., March 3, 1864, of consussis cerebri.

Moore, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 26, 1861

Oct. 26, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Jan. 10, 1862.

Moss, Thomas

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Jan. 4, 1862

Jan. 4, 1862

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 21, 1862.

Munro, Donald

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 15, 1861

Oct. 15, 1861

Deserted at San  Francisco, Jan. 19, 1862.

Murphy, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 6, 1861

Oct. 6, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Neeley, Andrew J.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 15, 1861

Oct. 15, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Nixon, William

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 20, 1861

Sept. 20, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Nugent, James

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 24, 1861

Sept. 24, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Patterson, Frank

Private

Fort Yuma, Cal.

Jan. 23, 1862

Jan. 23, 1862

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Quinlan, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 3, 1861

Oct. 3, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., June 8, 1862.

Radcliffe, Thomas

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 9, 1861

Dec. 9, 1861

Deserted at New San Diego, Cal., May 21, 1862.

Reed, Emanuel

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 14, 1861

Oct. 14, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Richardson, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 28, 1861

Sept. 28, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Russell, Robert

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 1, 1861

Oct. 1, 1861

Disch’d at New San Diego, Cal., Sept. 14, 1862, disability.

Shannon, John

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Oct. 22, 1861

Oct. 22, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Sinclair, James

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Oct. 25, 1862

Oct. 25, 1862

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 8, 1863.

Singleton, James A.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Reenlisted as a Vet. Vol., Feb. 28, 1864; transferred to Co. D, 1st Vet. Inf., Nov. 27, 1864.

Smith, John T.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 23, 1861

Sept. 23, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Smith, Leonard F.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 28, 1861

Sept. 28, 1861

Deserted at Camp Union, Cal., Dec. 3, 1861.

Smith, Samuel G.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Disch’d for disability Sept. 22, 1862, at C’p Latham, Cal.

Stark, Maurice

Private

San Francisco

Jan. 23, 1862

Jan. 23, 1862

Shot dead by N.C. officer of the Provost Guard , at New San Diego, Cal., Nov. 8, 1863, for resisting him in the discharge of his duty.

Stewart, Daniel

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 17, 1861

Sept. 17, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Wagner, Rufus L.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 18, 1861

Nov. 18, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 14, 1863.

Wall, Frank

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Sept. 30, 1861

Sept. 30, 1861

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 5, 1863.

Ward, Charles D.

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Dec. 2, 1861

Dec. 2, 1861

Discharged at Las Cruces, N.M., Nov. 27, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Williams, Franklin

Private

Sacramento, Cal.

Nov. 16, 1861

Nov. 16, 1861

Dishonorably disch’d per sentence G.C.M., Jan. 6, 1863.

Wilson, Charles

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Nov. 10, 1862

Nov. 10, 1862

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 5, 1863.

Wingenback, John

Private

Marysville, Cal.

Oct. 22, 1862

Oct. 22, 1862

Deserted at Fort Yuma, Cal., April 18, 1863.

 

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