Sixth Regiment of Maryland Infantry

Descendants Association

Company B - Muster Roll

 

Joseph C. Hill, Captain, mustered Aug. 20, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; See Roster, Field and Staff.

John R. Rouzer, Captain, mustered Aug. 23, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Entered the service as First Lieutenant, Company D; promoted Captain, Company B, May 1, 1863; wounded battle of Wilderness, Va.; May 5, 1864; captured at battle of Winchester, Va., September 19, 1864; prisoner of war at Libby, Danville and Salisbury prisons. Brevet Major. March 13, 1865, for gallant conduct at the battle of Winchester, Va.; Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel, March 13, 1865, for gallant and meritorious service during the war. Remarks: wounded and captured at the Battle of the Opequon (Winchester).

Isaac N. Benjamin, 1st Lieut., mustered Aug. 20, mustered out 1862, Oct. 17, 1862

Erastus S. Norval, 1st Lieut., mustered Aug. 20, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; See Roster, Company E.

Thomas Duff, 1st Lieut., mustered July 24, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865, Entered the service as Sergeant; promoted First Lieutenant, January 29, 1865; Brevet Captain, April 2, 1865, for gallant and meritorious services before Petersburg, Va.; wounded in action, June 1, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va.

William H. Abercrombie, 2nd Lieut., mustered July 24, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; See Roster, Company H.

Ash, Joshua, Corporal, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 13, 1865; Wounded in action, June 1, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va.

Ash, John G., Private, mustered Aug. 8, 1862, mustered out Mar. 11, 1863; Disability.

Alexander, Wm. C., Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865. Remarks: Suffered a slight wound to the hand at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Biddle, George, Sergeant, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va,

Biggs, William, Corporal, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out May 29, 1865; Wounded in action, November 27, 1863. Remarks: Severely wounded in leg at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Burleigh, Alex., Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, November 27, 1863, Locust Grove, Va., and June 3, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va. Remarks: Alexander Burley was wounded slightly in the face at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Bonce, John Thomas, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Brown, James A., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out May 24, 1865: By reason of wounds received in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va., and June 3, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va.

Boswell, George, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, February 11, 1863, of disease contracted in service. Remarks: George W. Boswell died of typhoid and pneumonia at Harpers Ferry, February 11, 1863. He died just after his 19th birthday and left no direct descendants.

Beers, James, Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, October 6, 1864, of wounds received in action, June 6, 1864, near Petersburg, Va. Remarks: According to the Cecil Whig, died at De Camp General Hospital on David's Island.

Booker, William, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Deserted, November 1, 1862.

Bennett, Wm. H., Musician, mustered Aug. 8, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; See Roster, N. C. Staff.

Campell, John, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out Aug. 16, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Carhart, Larison B., Private, mustered Sept. 1, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Cohee, Henry C., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.; killed in action, September 19, 1864, Winchester, Va.

Clark, Geo. B., Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Deserted, December 16, 1862.

Collins, Wm. I., Private, mustered Aug. 8, 1862; Transferred to V. R. C., September 15, 1863.

Courier, Jos. C., Private, mustered Sept. 1, 1862; Transferred to United States Navy, March 30, 1864.

Crawford, Wm., Private, mustered July 15, 1862; Deserted, August 1, 1862.

Crouch, Benj. D., Sergeant, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Crothers, Wm. M., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out Feb. 19, 1863; Disability.

Cusick, John G., Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Accidentally killed, May 26, 1863. Remarks: Originally assigned to Compaay K.

Davis, Wm. T., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va. Remarks: Arm wounded severely at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Dickenson, Jno.W., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out May 6, 1865; By reason of wounds received in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va., and September 19, 1864, Winchester, Va.

Emery, John, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Emerson, Alex., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Killed in action, October 19, 1864, Cedar Creek, Va.

Ferry, Amos H., Corporal, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Fernan, John, Private, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Ferguson, Samuel D., Private, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Frame, George, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, July 19, 1865; Transferred to V. R. C., April 12, 1864.

Frame, Thomas, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, July 19, 1865; Transferred to V. R. C., August 12, 1863.

Gathers, Francis, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 8, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.; transferred to V, R. C.

Gillespie, Marion, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out July 17, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Gonce, John T., Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 9, 1865; Wounded in action, September 19, 1864, Winchester, Va. (Opequon)

Gracey, James, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out June 30, 1865; Wounded in action, April 2, 1865, Petersburg, Va.

Hall, John D., 1st Sergt., mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, November 27, 1863, Locust Grove, Va., and Fisher's Hill, September 21, 1864. Remarks: Cited in reports by Bvt. Brig. Gen. J. Warren Keifer, commanding Second Brigade - "I have the honor, as required in orders, to forward the names of enlisted men, who, by their gallantry and good conduct, deserve rewards at the hands of those in authority. The above-named enlisted men of the Sixth Maryland are each reported by their company and regimental commanders as having been conspicuous for bravery in the charge on the 2d instant, and in the battle of the 6th instant at Sailor's Creek, Va." Among those specified was First Sergt. John D. Hall. Suffered a severe wound to the arm at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Hays, Robert H., Private, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Hudson, Geo. B., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, February 12, 1864, of disease contracted in service.

Hines, Benj. P., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, September, 1863, while a prisoner of war.

Heron, John, Private, mustered Aug. 18, 1862; Deserted, December 16, 1862.

Jones, Charles T., Private, mustered Aug. 8, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Kelly, Nicholas H. , Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, October 19, 1864, Cedar Creek, Va.

Kirk, Elisha L., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865, Wounded in action, September 19, 1864, Winchester, Va (Opequon).

Logan, Samuel, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Lowry, James T., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Mackey, Franklin, Private, mustered Aug. 18, 1862; Deserted, December 16, 1862

Mackey, David, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Mahan, Jos. L., Sergeant, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; See Roster, Field and Staff.

Markee, Jacob, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Mason, Henry, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Mason, Andrew, Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Transferred to V. R. C., September 15, 1863.

McCafferty, Terence, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Killed in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Macauley, Franklin, Private, mustered Aug. 18, 1862; Deserted, December 16, 1862.

McCulloch, Jno.W. , Sergeant, mustered Aug. 9, 1862, June 10, 1865; Wounded in action, October 19, 1864, Cedar Creek, Va.

McCulloch, Chirstopher C., Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

McCulloch, Winfield S., Musician, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865. Remarks: Winfield McCullough is buried in Division 2, section D, with Nancy McCullough (1849-1924), presumably his wife. McFarland describes the stones in this section
as "generally fairly simple". Reference is in K. T. H. McFarland's 1985 book,
"Inscriptions from Union Dale Cemetery, Allegheny, Pennsylvania (now Pittsburgh).


Moffitt, Thomas, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, February 13, 1864, while a prisoner of war, Andersonville, Ga.

Moore, Jacob, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Moore, Mancil B., Sergeant, mustered June 9, 1862; Died, December 22, 1864, of wounds received in action. Remarks: Severe wound to hand received at Locust Grove (Cecil Whig).

Morris, Francis, Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, November 27, 1863, Locust Grove, Va. Remarks: Wounded severely in arm and side (Cecil Whig).

Morris, William, Private, mustered Aug. 18, 1862; Deserted, September 5, 1862.

Mount, Abraham V., Sergeant, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 17, 1865; Transferred to V. R. C., August 12, 1863.

Myers, Daniel , Private, mustered Sept. 1, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Nail, David A., Musician, mustered Aug. 11, 1862, mustered out May 29, 1865; By reason of wounds received in action, May 5, 1864.

Owens, Hazlett F., Corporal, mustered Sept. 1, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865, See Roster, N. C. Staff.

Orr, Alexander, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Deserted, December 16, 1862.

Pratt, John B., Private, mustered Sept. 1, 1862; Killed in action, November 27, 1863, Locust Grove, Va.

Pierce, George A., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Price, George T., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Penock, Wm. H., Private, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Patterson, Alex., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Pierce Wesley A., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out May 23, 1865; Disability.

Pyle, Jesse R., Private, mustered June 9, 1862, mustered out Mar. 29, 1863; Disability.

Rambo, William, Corporal, mustered Sept. 1, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va., and September 19, 1864, Winchester, Va.

Reynolds, Edw., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 17, 1865; Wounded in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va., and October 19, 1864, Cedar Creek, Va.

Rittenhouse, Bateman, Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865; Wounded in action, June 3, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va.

Rash, George R., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out June 20, 1865

Richards, Henry H., Sergeant, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Killed, May 5, 1864, in action, Wilderness, Va

Rulery, George P., Sergeant, mustered Aug. 8, 1862; Killed in action, September 21, 1864, Fisher's Hill, Va

Rittenhouse, Jno., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Deserted, November 11, 1862.

Ross, William, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Deserted, November 1, 1862

Spence, Robert, Sergeant, mustered Aug. 9, 1862, mustered out June 6, 1865; Wounded in action, March 25, 1865, Petersburg, Va. Remarks: Cited in reports by Bvt. Brig. Gen. J. Warren Keifer, commanding Second Brigade - "I have the honor, as required in orders, to forward the names of enlisted men, who, by their gallantry and good conduct, deserve rewards at the hands of those in authority. The above-named enlisted men of the Sixth Maryland are each reported by their company and regimental commanders as having been conspicuous for bravery in the charge on the 2d instant, and in the battle of the 6th instant at Sailor's Creek, Va." Among those specified was Color-Sergt. Robert Spence.

Smith, Edwin L., Private, mustered Aug. 1, 1862, mustered out Mar. 11, 1863; Disability.

Seageant, Albert, Private, mustered Aug. 1, 1862, mustered out June 1, 1865; By reason of wounds received in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Smith, Wm. H., Sergeant, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, August 30, 1863, of disease contracted in rebel prison, Andersonville, Ga.

Slaughter, Wm. H., Corporal, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Killed in action, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.

Stepter, James F., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Wounded and captured, May 5, 1864, Wilderness, Va.; died, while a prisoner of war, Andersonville, Ga.

Spence, William, Private, mustered Aug. 11, 1862; Died, February 1, 1864, while a prisoner of war, Richmond, Va.

Thompson, Wm. J., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Killed in action, June 7, 1864, Cold Harbor, Va. Remarks: Interment at Cold Harbor National Cemetery.

Walmsley, George W. E., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862, mustered out May 19, 1865

Wallace, Henry C., Private, mustered Aug. 14, 1862; Died, February 13, 1864, while a prisoner of war, Richmond, Va.

Walton, James, Private, mustered June 9, 1862; Deserted, July 1, 1862

 

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