Index

"Benton Cadets" Union Missouri Infantry

Benton Cadets
Missouri Infantry




Organized at St. Louis, Mo., September and October, 1861. Fremont's Campaign in Missouri September to November, 1861. At Rolla till January, 1862. Mustered out January 8, 1862. Source of Data: "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, V.III" by Frederick H. Dyer. This regiment was raised in Ohio, with Company "A" from Cincinnati & Company "E" & "F" from Shelby County.  Benton Cadet Records at the Ohio Historical Society.

This unit was commanded by Lieut. Colonel L.H. Marshall.  Its aggregate strength is reported as 467, January 1, 1862.  If this number is correct, then many names are missing from this roster compiled from microfilm at the National Archives.

ROSTER:
Allen,
Charles C., Sergt., Company A
Allen,
Mitchel, 1st Sergt., Company A
Altman
, Edward C., Corp., Company A
Altiner, Gustave, Private, Company A
Amster, William, Private, Company A
Angell, John C., Sergeant, Company E
Archibald, U.C., Private, Company D.
Armend, Arthur B., Private, Company B
Askrew, Thomas
Atrearn, Ira
Athins, John, 1st Lieut. Company C
Austin, James H., Sergeant, Company D
Babcock, Jesse
Babcock, Isaac, Private, Company E
Babcock, Uaich M., Private, Company E
Bartelle, Jean
Barnes, James
Baker, Clark J., Private, Company J
Baines, James, Private, Company D
Baldwin, F.N., Private
Baldwin, George
Baldwin, John, Private, Company E
Balmer, John, Private, Company E
Balmer, Solomon, Private, Company F
Banchord, Edward
Bannister, William, Private
Barber, David W., Private, Company E
Barker, Dennis C., Private, Company B
Barklay, William P., Sergeant, Company A
Barklage, William P., 1st Sergt., Company A
Baser, Peter
Batchelder, John L., Corporal
Baubie, Albert F.
Baubin, Miles
Bauman, John, Private, Company A
Bell, Joseph, Sergeant, Company F
Bell, Josiah J., Private, Company D
Bender, Jacob, Private, Company B
Bennet, Nathan, Private, Company B
Bergemann,William, Private, Company A
Bergemyer, Christopher
Bergemyer, Frank
Berguen, Lewis
Beickimann, Louis W.
Bigot, Gustave, Muscian
Bird, Henry, Private, Company F
Blatterman, Robert, Drummer, Company E
Blatterman, Gustave
Bogne, Elijah L., Corporal, Company F
Bolin, William, Private, Company E
Bosten, Cypress W.,  Corporal, Company B
Braner, George, Private, Company A
Brimeman, Christoper
Brosner, John, Corporal, Company A
Brousse, Louis
Brown, Frederick, Private, Company B
Brown, George L., Private, Company F
Bruder, Joseph A., Private
Brunn, William, Private, Company D
Brydges, Thomas, Private
Bryerly, Thomas
Buch, Jacob, Private,Company F
Bunnell, William
Burgess, William, Private, Company D
Burke, Patrick J., Private, Company D
Burley, Robert, Private, Company D.
Burrows, Benjamin F., Private, Company E
Busefinck, Henry
Bush, Jacob, Private, Company F
Bush, John H., Private, Company C
Cain, Benjamin F., Corporal, Company A
Cancannon, Patrick
Carey, Thomas M., Wagon Master, Company F
Carter, Henry, Private, Company E
Cassily, William B., Lieutenant Colonel, Company F
Casson, John M., Private, Company D
Chambers, Isaac, Musican, Company D
Chambers, James S., Musican, Company D
Chandon, John, Corporal, Company E
Chase, James, Private
Chatelain, Pierre, Private
Childs, William, Musican, Company F
Clark, Frank T., Private, Company D
Clawson, Ken, Private, Company P
Cleaver, Elisha, Private, Company D
Clement, John W., Private, Company E
Coats, Amos W., Private, Company B
Coats, R.W., Private, Company B
Codling, James, Private, Company D
Coffin, John H, Private, Company D
Collins, Edward C., Corporal, Company C
Connell, Samuel L., Corporal, Company B
Connelly, John R., Private, Company D
Containcin, Gustave
Cooper, John, Private, Company F
Corey, William H., Private, Company E
Corr, Henry, Private, Company A
Coats, Gosshold, Private, Company B
Cowan, William, Lieutenant Surgeon, Company F
Crane, Lemuel M., Jr., Private, Company D
Craney, Richard, Private, Company B
Crawford, John, Private, Company E
Creighton, Jacob, Private, Company D
Cromer, John B., Private, Company E
Crotty, Michael, Private, Company D
Croy, Perry, Private, Company E
Cullum, Thomas, Private, Company D
Cunningham, Andrew J., Private, Company F
Cutlar, William H., Private, Company B
Darnell, John E., Sergeant, Company E
Darnell, William W., Sergeant, Company E
Davenport, David D., Sergeant, Company E
Davis, Augustus A., Sergeant, Company E
Davis, David F., Sergeant, Company B
Davis, Frank M., Sergeant, Company E
Davis, Leander S., Sergeant, Company E
Davis, William R., Sergeant, Company E
Deal, Henry C., Colonel
Dearing, Thomas J., Sergeant, Company D
Debolt, George, Sergeant, Company F
Demler, Gottlieb, Sergeant, Company E
Denison, George, Sergeant
Detrich, Peter, Sergeant, Company A
Deweese, James R., Sergeant, Company F
Deweese, Perry, Sergeant, Company E
Dickensheets, Henry F., Sergeant, Company E
Dickenson, George B., Corporal, Company E
Distribue, Justin M., Muscian, Company C
Dodds, William, Sergeant, Company F
Dodson, James R., Sergeant, Company F
Doolan, Thomas
Dorsey, Charles W., Corporal, Company F
Dorsey, George W., Sergeant, Company E
Dresse, August, Sergeant, Company A
Dirkeshire, Abraham, Sergeant, Company E
Duncan, Thomas, Sergeant, Company E
Duncan, William, Sergeant, Company E
Dunham, John B.Sergeant, Company E
Dwire, William G., Sergeant, Company D
Eaton, Lyman B., Sergeant, Company D
Eagler, Christopher, Sergeant, Company A
Eisenlohr, Adolphe, Sergeant, Company F
Elson, Harris J., Sergeant, Company B
Elstner, George R., 1st Lieutenant, Company A
Elstro, Christopher, Sergeant, Company A
Emert, George M., Corporal, Company F
Emert, Johnathan F., Sergeant, Company F
Emert, Samuel, Sergeant, Company F
Emling
, George, Sergeant, Company B
Everett, John D., Corporal, Company D
Eversbach, Rudolph, Private, Company B
Faber, Joseph, Private, Company D
Fairchild, Alexander, Private, Company D
Fairchild, Otto R., Private, Company D
Fairchild, Alexander, Private, Company D
Farmer, Rufus B., Private, Company D
Feihl, Jacob H., Teamster, Company B
Feller, John, Private, Company A
Fellman, Frederick D., Private, Company D
Fere, Adam, Private, Company F
Ferris, Frederick K., Company B
Fisher, Alexander, Private, Company C
Fitch, Morgan L., Private, Company D
Flesher, Sieolas, Musician, Company A
Forsythe, John, Private, Company E
Forsythe, Levi, Private, Company E
Franck, Henry, 3rd Corporal
Freshe, Charles, Private, Company A
Frees, George, Private, Company D
Gaeda, Ferinand, Private, Company A
Gaeda, William, Private, Company A
Gaehrke, Christain, Private, Company F
Gelford, Robert, Private, Company C
Gilbert, Anthony A., Captain, Company C
Gillet, Leon, 3rd Sergeant, Company C
Gleason, Thomas L., Private, Company D
Golden, William, Private, Company E
Goss, John, Private, Company A
Graham, Samuel M., Private, Company E
Grant, Johnson L., Private, Company B
Gray, Isaac L., Private, Company E
Gray, James M., Private, Company B
Green, William, Private, Company D
Gregg, William, Private, Company D
Griffin, Charles W., Private, Company F
Gwin, William F., Private, Company B
Hague, Charles, Private, Company E
Haney, John H., Private, Company E
Hannah, Charles C., Corporal, Company A
Hannaberry, Edward P., Private, Company Fs
Harp, John, Private, Company F
Harrison, William H., Private, Company F
Harrop, Jacob, Private, Company F
Harshbarger, James H. Private, Co. E
Hass, Joseph, Private, Company A
Haricks, Henry
Hancke, Henry, Private, Company D
Hazleton, Harry, Captain, Company A
Heath, Sirenes, Private, Company E
Heckler, Peter, Private, Company A
Helminger, Jacob
Herider, John, Sergeant, Company D
Hicks, Elijah, Corporal, Company A
Hill, Albert, Private, Company F
Hill, Erastus, Private, Company D
Hogue, Nicholas, Private, Company B
Hoiles, Otis W., 4th Corp., Company B
Jackson, John A., Private, Company F
Jacobs, James, Muscian, Company F
Jeffers, William H., Private, Company D
Jelly, Christopher, Private, Company E
Johnson, Isaac, Private, Company F
Johnson, Thomas, Corporal, Company F
Joseph, Theodore, Quarter Master, Company F
Kaga, Abraham, Captain, Company E
Kampman, Rudolph, Corporal, Company A
Kauffield, Henry, Private
Kaylor, George W., Corporal, Company D
Kean, John T., Private, Company G
Kely, Michael, Private, Company B
Kilingamar, Michael
Keys, William, Sergeant, Company B
Kille, Jeremiah H., Private, Company B 
Killian, Israel, Private, Company F
Kizer, David, Private, Company E
Kizer, George, Private, Company E
Kizer,  Isaac, Private, Company B
Kizer, Samuel M., Private, Company E
Kleiber, Emil H., Hospital Steward, Company F
Klineman, Abe
Knecht, Charles, Musican, Company A
Knecht, Frederick, Muscian, Company A
Koch, Herman, Private, Company A
Kochtmyer, Henry
Kort, Peter, Private, Company D
Lambert, Sylvester H., Private, Company F
Lackey, William, Sergeant, Company A
Launer, Charles, Private, Company A
Launer, Christian, Corporal, Company A
Leadman, John L., Sergeant, Company A
Leapley, William R.
Ledlia, William, Private, Company D
Lefevre, Benjamin F., 2nd Lieutenant, Company F
Legust, Augusti, Private
Lehman, Josiah, Private, Company E
Lennox, Jesse W., Private, Company E
Lenox, Napoleon B., Private, Company F
Lewis, Albert, Private, Company F
Libarg, Pierre, Private, Company C
Lindeman, Henry W., Com. Sergeant, Company F
Line, Martin, Private, Company E
Longenecker, Alfred P., Private, Company D
Loring, Ephalie, Major, Company F
Lucas, James T., Corporal, Company E
Lucas, Patrick G., Corporal, Company E
Mass, Joseph, Private, Company B
Malcom, Horace, Private, Company E
Mann, Charles H., Corporal, Company F
Mapes, Abraham, Private, Company E
Mapes, John, Private, Company B
Marcel, Grivet, Private, Company B
Marshall, Joseph, Private, Company F
Marshall, Lewis H., Corporal, Company F
Martin, James W., Private, Company E
Martin, John M., Private, Company F
Martin,William G., Private, Company B
Mather, Ira, Private, Company B
Maxon, Simeon, Private, Company E
Maxwell, Benjamin, Private, Company E
McCabe, Samuel H., Sergeant, Company E
McCarthy, John W., Sergeant, Company B
McClane, Jacob, Private, Company D
McClary, John B., Private, Company E
McClintock, Henry, Private, Company F
McConaughy, John B., Assistant Surgeon, Company F
McCullough, Charles, Private, Company E
McDonald, James, Private, Company A
McKane, John, Company C
McLaughlin, James William, 1st Lieutenant, Company C
McManamy, William P.
McMillan, Cyrus, Private, Company B
McNare, James W., Private, Company F
Mead, William S., Corporal, Company C
Mehler, August, Private, Company B
Meurs, Christian, Private, Company A
Meurs, Henry, Private, Company A
Michel, Charles, Private, Company C
Miller, Daniel, Private, Company E
Miller, Orson E., Private, Company E
Miller, William, Private, Company A
Miranda, Samuel H., Private, Company E
Mohrman, William, Corporal, Company B
Montross, James E., Private
Moore, James, Private, Company E
Moreland, James, Private, Company F
Moreland, James M., Private, Company B
Morris, P.W., Private, Company F
Morris, Thomas C., Sergeant, Company B
Munsch, Mathias, Private, Company C
Murphy, Thomas J., Private, Company D
Myer, Christian, Private, Company B
Nettleton, William, Private, Company A
Nogle, William H., Sergeant, Company E
Nordyke, Ed F., Private
Nostrum, Charles, Private, Company A
Nutt, Francis M., Private, Company E
Nutt, William A., Sergeant, Company E
Oates, William H., Private, Company D
Oldieive, Sylvanus R., Private, Company D
Owens, Warren, 1st Lieutenant, Company E
Page, William, 2nd Lieutenant, Company F
Parks, Isaac N., Private, Company F
Paterson, Robert, 4th Sergeant
Pease, William, Private, Company D
Peer, James A., Private, Company E
Pegard, Felix, Private, Company C
Perry, Hunlock H., Private, Company D
Persinger, Charles, Private, Company E
Persinger, John M., Sergeant, Company E
Pfeffer, Charles W., Musician, Company B
Piper, John W., 3rd Sergeant, Company F
Powel, John, Private, Company A
Powel, William H., 2nd Lieut., Company A
Prepper, Henry, Private, Company A
Preston, F.C., Private, Company F
Price, Joseph, Private, Company A
Pricket, John W., Private, Company D
Pugh, Henry A., Private, Company D
Quinn, James J., Private, Company D
Quinn, Michael, Private, Company F
Ramsey, William, Private, Company E
Reed, Edward M., Q.M. Sergeant, Company F
Renaud, Denis, Private
Rennick, George H., Private, Company D
Rhinehardt, D.B., 2nd Lieutenant, Company E
Rhinehardt, John, Private, Company A
Richards, Isaac H., Corporal, Company A
Robeler, Peter, Private
Robinson, John, Private, Company B
Roesh, Theodore, Private, Company C
Rohrer, Louis, Captain
Runyan, John M., Private, Company F
Rupert, Frank, Muscian, Company B
Ruppart, Frank, Private, Company F
Ruppart, John H., Private, Company F
Ryan, Patrick, Private, Company C
Sand, Jean, 2nd Sergeant, Company C
Sanders, Edward G., Corporal, Company Ds
Sanders, Henry, Private, Company E
Saunier, Arthur S., 4th Sergeant, Company C
Schwartz, Samuel, Private, Company F
Seaman, Murry F., Private, Company E
Senger, Aaron A., Private, Company D
Shaffer, George M., Private, Company F
Shaffer, William H., Private, Company F
Sharer, Jacob, Private, Company A
Sharples, Benjamin S., Private, Company D
Sheffer, Levi, Private, Company D
Shelley, William F., Private, Company B
Sheppard, George W.
Shillito, William B.
Shook, Soloman, Private, Company A
Siseter, William
Sisk, William, Private, Company F
Skillen, Joel F., Private, Company F
Slabaugh, Thomas C., Private, Company E
Slagle, David E., Private, Company F
Slagle, James M., Private, Company F
Smalley, George W., Private, Company E
Smith, Christopher, Private, Company A
Smith, Frederick, Private, Company A
Smith, James H., Private, Company E
Smith, Jonathan W., Private, Company E
Smith. Samuel H., Private, Company D
Smith, William C., Private, Company F
Smith, William H., Private, Company D
Smoker, Henry, Private, Company A
Speer, Henry, Private, Company F
Staley, Henry, Private, Company A
Stally, John, Private, Company A
Stanley, Henry, Private, Company B
Steward, Thomas D., Corporal, Company E
Steward, William W., Private, Company E
Stewart, Luther, Private
Stewart, Rudolph, Private, Company B
Stiffler, John H., Private, Company B
Stilley, Louis
Stiner, Frederick H., Drummer, Company E
Stiner, Julius A., Drummer, Company E
Stokes, John S., Corporal, Company D
Stubberfield, Martin, Private, Company B
Stubbs, James, Private, Company D
Studer, Henry, Lieut. Company A
Swasey, John J. Sr., Lieutenant, Company F
Swaunder, Aaron, Private, Company E
Swaunder, Joseph
Swearingin, Gabriel A., Private, Company E
Swickard, Henry H., Private, Company E
Tarpin, Benjamin, Corporal, Company G
Tarrat, Charles
Tatem, Henry H., Lieutant, Company D, also served 137th Ohio Infantry Co. "H" as a Captain
Temple, Walter R., Private, Company D
Thomas, Eli D., Corporal, Company F
Thomas, John M., Q.M. Sergeant
Thornburg, Samuel, Private, Company F
Treib, Henry, Private, Company A
Trinten, Gustave, Private, Company B
Umphrey, John, Private, Company E
Voight, Herman, Private, Company A
Voight, William, Private, Company A
Vorhees, Charles F. Corporal Co. E
Wallace, William, Sergeant, Company D
Walters, Samuel, Private, Company E
Waltz, James, Private, Company E
Wancop, A.O., Private, Company F
Wayne, Henry, Sergeant, Company D
Webb, Ezra, Private, Company D
Webb, Thomas B.
Werner, Joseph, Private, Company Bs
West, Fred J., Private, Company B
Westfall, Zachariah C., Private, Company F
Wetzel, Christian, Private, Company B
Wheeler, Charles C., Private, Company D
Wiley, William F., Private, Company D
Wilkins, Joseph E., Sergeant, Company F
Wilkinson, George P., Corporal, Company F
Wilkinson, William H., Sergeant, Company F
Williams, Levi, Private, Private, Company H
Williams, Lewis, Private, Company F
Williamson, Joseph, Private, Company D
Williamson, William B., Corporal, Company D
Willis, Jackson W., Private, Company E
Wilson, Andrew, Private, Company E
Wilson, James S., Corporal, Company E
Wilson, Oliver, Private, Company C
Wilson, Richard, Private, Company E
Wilson, Vincent S., Private, Company E
Wiltsee, William P., Captain, Company D
Winall, James W., Private, Company D
Winder, John E., Private, Company D
Windler, William T., Private, Company E
Witting, Charles E., Sergeant, Company B
Wolf, Henry, Private, Company E
Wolf, James, Private, Company E
Wood, John W., Private, Company E
Woodcox, Cornelius, Private, Company E
Worley, David B., Private, Company D
Wright, John A., Adjuant
Wydman, William H., Private, Company D
Wyune, David R.
Yaun, Christian
Yaun, Frederick
Yaun, John
Yonaka, Henry
Young, Thomas L., Captain, Company F
Zuibruyg, Frederick
Zwalt, Andrew
Zwickel, Andrew
Zwilbert, Englebert


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