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Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865, Chapter 1: organization of the regiment. (search)
work of drill and preparing the Regiment for service. For this purpose Lieutenant Colonel Devereux took with him a number of the Salem Zouaves to Lynnfield as drill masters. When the Regiment was mustered into the United States Service, five of these Drill Masters were commissioned as Lieutenants, viz: John Hodges, Jr. to Co. B; John P. Reynolds, Jr. to Co. D; Henry A. Hale to Co. H; George W. Batchelder, to Co. C; and Wm. L. Palmer to Co. I. The Staff and Line were commissioned on Aug. 22. The roster follows: Field staff. Colonel, Edward W. Hinks, of Lynn; Lieutenant Colonel, Arthur F. Devereux, of Salem; Major, Henry J. Howe, of Haverhill; Surgeon, J. Franklin Dyer, of Gloucester; Assistant Surgeon, Josiah N. Willard, of Boston; Chaplain, Joseph Levi Shaw, of Rockport. non-commissioned staff. Sergeant Major, Samuel Baxter, of Newburyport; Quartermaster Sergeant Oliver F. Briggs, of Boston: Commissary Sergeant, Elisha A. Hinks of Orrington, Me.; Hospital Steward
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865, Chapter 16: the march down the Peninsula. (search)
point and the men turned in that night expecting a good rest, but there is nothing in this uncertain world more uncertain than a soldier's life, and this night proved to be no exception, for at 11 o'clock the regiment was routed out, rationed, and started at daybreak for Hampton. The day was extremely hot, the march steady and rapid; not much like the one made in the preceeding May over the same road, which instead of being of mud ankle deep was now dry and dusty. On the following day, August 22, Newport News was reached at 11 o'clock. The last few miles of the journey had been marched through rain, which fell in torrents and the men were thoroughly soaked through, but in a few hours the sun came out and dried them off. Here, again, they feasted on shell fish. During Saturday and Sunday the regiment lay in camp and from its position the masts of the sunken Cumberland could be seen in the roadstead. At this point Lieut. Hume, of Company K, who had returned from Richmond as an
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865, Roster of the Nineteenth regiment Massachusetts Volunteers (search)
O. June 30, ‘65. Capen, Alonzo, corp., (I), Aug. 22, ‘61; 22; disch. disa. as priv. Jan. 1, ‘63 ‘61; 18; N. F.R. Day, Samuel W., priv., (E), Aug. 22, ‘61; 19; wounded Dec. 13, ‘62; disch. disa.h. July 7, ‘65. Dupan, John A., priv., (I), Aug. 22, ‘61; 25; M. O. Aug. 28, ‘64, as absent sick.ennis, priv., (E), July 25, ‘61; 33; deserted Aug. 22, ‘61, Lynnfield. Ford, James, corp., (I), Ju‘62; 26; N. F.R. Jordan, John F., priv., (B), Aug. 22, ‘61; 19; wounded Dec. 13, ‘62; re-en. Dec. onvalescent camp. Kelly, Thomas, priv., (G), Aug. 22, ‘61; 21; wounded July 3, ‘63; M. O. Mar. 25,Aug. 28, ‘64. Putnam, Robert W., priv., (F), Aug. 22, ‘61; 18; died of w'nds July 13, ‘62, RichmonAug. 13, ‘65. Rogers, Elisha P., capt., (B), Aug. 22. ‘61; 32; disch. June 17, ‘62; see M. 4th H.ft, Benj. F., assist. 1st sergt. (F and G), Aug. 22, ‘62; transf. to 20th regt.; resigned Mar. 1‘62; 21; N. F.R. Teadley, Daniel, priv., (H), Aug. 22, ‘61; 27; wounded June 30, ‘62, May 10,