Battles & Leaders of the Civil War
THE OPPOSING FORCES AT STONE'S RIVER, TENN.
The composition, losses, and strength of each army as here stated give the gist of all the data obtainable in the Official Records. K stands for killed ; w for wounded ; m w for mortally wounded ; m for captured or missing ; c for captured.
THE UNION ARMY.
ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND (Fourteenth Army Corps), Maj.-Gen. William S. Rosecrans.
Provost-Guard: 10th Ohio, Lieut.-Col. Joseph W. Burke. Escort: Anderson Troop Pa. Cav., Lieut. Thomas S. Maple. Staff and escort loss : k, 4 ; w, 5 = 9.
RIGHT WING, Maj: Gen. Alexander McD. McCook.
FIRST (LATE NINTH) DIVISION, Brig.-Gen. Jefferson C. Davis.
Escort: Cavalry Co. B, 36th Ill., Capt. Samuel B. Sherer ; G, 2d Ky. Cav., Capt. Miller R. McCulloch (k), Lieut. Harvey S. Park. Escort loss : k, 1 ; w, 4 ; m, 6=11.
First (late Thirtieth) Brigade, Col. P. Sidney Post : 59th Ill., Capt. Hendrick E. Paine; 74th Ill., Col. Jason Marsh ; 75th Ill., Lieut.-Col. John E. Bennett ; 22d Ind., Col. Michael Gooding. Brigade loss: k, 25; w, 144; m, 155 = 324. Second (Late Thirty-first) Brigade, Col. William P. Carlin: 21st Ill., Col. J. W. S. Alexander (w), Lieut.-Col. Warren E. ,McMackin ; 38th Ill., Lieut.-Col. Daniel H. Gilmer ; 101st Ohio, Col. Leander Stem (m w and c), Lieut.-Col. Moses F. Wooster (m w and c), Maj. Isaac M. Kirby , Capt. Bedan B. McDonald ; 15th Wis., Col. Hans C. Heg. Brigade loss: k, 129; w, 498; m, 194=821. Third (Late Thirty-second) Brigade, Col. William E. Woodruff: 25th III., Col. Thomas D. Williams (k), Capt. Wesford Taggart ; 35th Ill., Lieut.-Col. William P. Chandler; 81st Ind., Lieut.-Col. John Timberlake. Brigade loss : k, 32 ; w, 179 ; m, 47 = 258. Artillery : 2d Minn. (2d Brigade), Capt. William A. Hotchkiss; 5th Wis. (1st Brigade), Capt. Oscar F. Pinney (m w), Lieut. Charles B. Humphrey; 8th Wis. (3d Brigade), Capt. Stephen J. Carpenter (k), Sergt. Obadiah German, Lieut. Henry E. Stiles. Artillery loss embraced in brigades to which attached.
SECOND DIVISION, Brig.-Gen. Richard W. Johnson.
Dawson, Col. William Wallace; 49th Ohio, Col. William H. Gibson, Lieut.-Col. Levi Drake (k), Capt. Samuel F. Gray. Brigade loss : k, 90 ; w, 373 ; m, 701 = 1164. Second (Late Fifth) Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Edward N. Kirk (w), Col. Joseph B. Dodge : 34th Ill., Lieut: Col. Hiram W.
Bristol, Maj. Alexander P. Dysart; 79th Ill., Col. Sheridan P. Read (k), Maj. Allen Buckner ; 29th Ind., Lieut.-Col. David M. Dunn (c), Maj. Joseph P. Collins; 30th Ind. Col. Joseph B. Dodge, Lieut.-Col. Orrin D. Hurd ; 77th Pa., Lieut.-Col. Peter B. Housum (k), Capt. Thomas E. Rose. Brigade loss : k, 99 ; w, 384 ; m, 376 = 859. Third (Late Fourth) Brigade, Col. Philemon P. Baldwin : 6th Ind., Lieut.-Col. Hagerman Tripp; 5th Ky., Lieut.-Col. William W. Berry (w) ; 1st Ohio, Maj. Joab A. Stafford; 93d Ohio, Col. Charles Anderson (w).
Brigade loss : k, 59 ; w, 244 ; m, 209 = 512. Artillery : 5th Ind. (3d Brigade), Capt. Peter Simonson; A, 1st Ohio (1st Brigade), Lieut. Edmund B. Belding ; E, 1st Ohio (2d Brigade), Capt. Warren P. Edgarton (c). Artillery loss embraced in the brigade to which attached.
Cavalry : G, H, I, and K, 3d Ind., Maj. Robert Klein.
Loss : k, 4 ; w, 6 ; m, 15 = 25.
THIRD (LATE ELEVENTH) DIVISION, Brig.-Gen. Philip H. Sheridan.
Escort: L, 2d Ky. Cav., Lieut. Joseph T. Forman.
First (Late Thirty-seventh) Brigade, Brig.-Gen. Joshua W. Sill (k), Col. Nicholas Greusel : 36th Ill., Col. Nicholas Greusel, Maj. Silas Miller (w and c), Capt. Porter C. Olson; 88th Ill., Col. Francis T. Sherman; 21st Mich. Lieut.-Col. William B. McCreery; 24th Wis., Maj. Elisha C. Hibbard. Brigade loss : k, 104 ; w, 36:, ; m, 200=669. Second (Late Thirty-fifth) Brigade, Col.
Frederick Schaefer (k), Lieut.-Col. Bernard Laiboldt: 44th Ill., Capt. Wallace W. Barrett (w) ; 73d Ill., Maj. William A. Presson (w) ; 2d Mo. Lieut.-Col. Bernard Laiboldt, Maj. Francis Ehrler; 15th Mo., Lieut.-Col. John Weber. Brigade loss : k, 71 ; w, 281 ; m, 46 = 398.
Third Brigade, Col. George W. Roberta (k), Col. Luther P. Bradley : 22d Ill., Lieut.-Col. Francis Swanwick (w and c), Capt. Samuel Johnson ; 27th Ill., Col. Fazilo A. Harrington (k), Maj. William A. Schmitt; 42d Ill., Lieut: Col. Nathan H. Walworth; 51st Ill., Col. Luther P. Bradley, Capt. Henry F. Wescott. Brigade loss : k, 62 ; w, 343 ; m, 161 = 566. Artillery : Capt. Henry Hescock: C, 1st Ill. (3d Brigade), Capt. Charles Houghtaling; 4th Ind. (1st Brigade), Capt. Asahel K. Bush; G, 1st Mo. (2d Brigade), Capt. Henry Hescock. Artillery loss embraced in brigade to which attached.
CENTER, Maj.-Gen. George H. Thomas. Staff and escort loss: k, 1; w, 1=2.
Provost-Guard : 9th Mich., Col. John G. Parkhurst.
FIRST (LATE THIRD) DIVISION, Maj.-Gen. Lovell H. Rousseau. Staff and escort loss : w, 2.
First (late Ninth) Brigade, Col. Benjamin F. Scribner : 38th Ind., Lieut.-Col. Daniel F. Griffin ; 2d Ohio, Lieut. Col. John Kell (k), Maj. Anson G. McCook ; 33d Ohio, Capt. Ephraim J. Ellis ; 94th Ohio, Col. Joseph W. Frizell (w), Lieut. Col. Stephen A. Bassford; 10th Wis., Col. Alfred R. Chapin. Brigade loss : k, 33 ; w, 189 ; m, 57 = 279.
Second (late Seventeenth.) Brigade, Col. John Beatty : 42d Ind., Lieut.-Col. James M. Shanklin (c) ; 88th Ind., Col. George Humphrey (w), Lieut.-Col. Cyrus E. Briant; 15th Ky., Col. James B. Forman (k), Lieut.-Col. Joseph R. Snider ; 3d Ohio, Lieut.-Col. Orris A. Lawson. Brigade loss : k, 53 ; w, 240 ; m, 96 =389. Third (late Twenty-eighth) Brigade, Col. John C. Starkweather : 24th Ill., Col. Geza Mihalotzy; 79th Pa., Col. Henry A. Hambright; 1st Wis., Lieut.-Col. George B. Bingham; 21st Wis., Lieut.-Col. Harrison C. Hobart. Brigade loss : k, 2 ; w, 31; m, 113=146. Fourth Brigade, Lieut: Col. Oliver L. Shepherd : 1st Battalion, 15th U. S., Maj. John H. King (w), Capt. Jesse Fulmer; 1st Battalion, 16th U. S., and B, 2d Battalion, Maj. Adam J. Slemmer (w), Capt. R. E. A. Crofton; 1st Battalion, and A and D, 3d Battalion, 18th U. S., Maj. James N. Caldwell; 2d Battalion, and B, C,, E, and F, 3d Battalion, 18th U. S., Maj. Frederick Townsend; 1st Battalion, 19th U. S., Maj. Stephen D. Carpenter (k), Capt. James B. Mulligan. Brigade loss : k, 94; w, 497; m, 50=641. Artillery, Capt. Cyrus O. Loomis: A, Ky. (3d Brigade), Capt. David C. Stone ; A, 1st Mich. (2d Brigade), Lieut. George W. Van Pelt ; H, 5th U. S. (4th Brigade), Lieut. Francia L. Guenther. Artillery loss embraced in brigades to which attached. Cavalry: 2d Ky. (6 co's), Maj. Thomas P. Nicholas. Loss : w, 3.
SECOND (late EIGHTH) DIVISION, Brig: Gen. James S. Negley.
First (Late Twenty-fifth) Brigade, (1) Brig.-Gen. James G. Spears : 1st Tenn., Col. Robert K. Byrd ; 2d Tenn., Lieut.-Col. James M. Melton ; 6th Tenn., Col. Joseph A. Cooper. Brigade loss: k, 5; w, 28=33. Second (Late Twenty-ninth) Brigade, Col. Timothy R. Stanley: 19th Ill., Col. Joseph R. Scott (w), Lieut.-Col. Alexander W. Raffen ; 11th Mich., Col. William L. Stoughton ; 18th Ohio, Lieut: Col. Josiah Given ; 69th Ohio, Col. William B. Cassilly (w), Maj. Eli J. Hickcox, Capt. David Putman, Capt. Joseph H. Brigham, Lieut.-Col. George F. Elliott. Brigade loss : k, 76 ; w, 336 ; m, 101 = 513. Third ,
(1) The 14th Mich., 85th Ill., and two sections 10th Wis. Battery temporarily attached Jan. 2d and 3d.