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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2, I. List of officers from Massachusetts in United States Navy, 1861 to 1865. (search)
ed.Mate. Stewart, William H., See Navy Register.Mass.Mass.-Mar. 10, 1863.Chaplain.Great Western.Mississippi.--- Stickney, John E., Actg. Master's Mate, Aug. 31. 1861.-Mass.Mass.June 9, 1863.Actg. Ensign.Home; Nipsic; Iris; Ethan Allen; Sarah Bruen.South Atlantic.Nov. 6, 1865.Hon. discharged.Actg. Master. Oct. 27, 1864.ActgCharles H., In service prior to 1861. Killed in action on Sciota.Mass.Mass.Mass.—--, 1861.Midshipman.Hartford.East India.Oct. 4, 1862.Deceased.Lieutenant. Aug. 31, 1861.Lieutenant.Varuna; Tennessee; Sciota.West Gulf. Swasey, True,--Mass.Sept. 24, 1861.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr.-Jan. 27, 1862.Dismissed.Actg. 3d Asst. Engr. Swaseygned.Actg. Asst. Paymr. June 28, 1862.Actg. Asst. Paymr.West Gulf.Nov. 1, 1863.Deceased.Actg. Asst. Paymr. Trask, B. P., Credit, Ashland.Mass.Mass.Mass.Aug. 31, 1861.Actg. Master's Mate.Congress; Mahaska; Gem of the Sea; Huntsville.North Atlantic.June 6, 1865.Appointment revoked.Actg. Ensign. Nov. 8, 1862.Actg. Ensign. Tr
cher, James Chaplin. Born at Boston, Mass., Jan. 8, 1828. Chaplain, 67th N. Y. Infantry, Aug. 31, 1861. Resigned, Sept. 8, 1862. Lieut. Colonel, 141st N. Y. Infantry, Oct. 14, 1862. Resigned, Mff, Assistant Quartermaster, Nov. 16, 1854. Chief Quartermaster, department of the Pacific, Aug. 31, 1861, to June 27, 1865. Major, staff, Quartermaster, Feb. 26, 1863. Brevet Lieut. Colonel, Colong. 4, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, 11th Ind. Infantry, three years service, Aug. 7, 1861; mustered, Aug. 31, 1861. Colonel, Sept. 3, 1861. Engaged in expedition to Calloway's Landing, Tennessee River, Sepntry, M. V. M., in service of the U. S., Apr. 20, 1861. Lieut. Colonel, 24th Mass. Infantry, Aug. 31, 1861; mustered, Oct. 1, 1861. Joined Burnside's expedition at Annapolis, Md., Dec., 1861; engagenson, Thomas Greely. Born at Boston, Mass., Feb. 3, 1836. Colonel, 24th Mass. Infantry, Aug. 31, 1861. Engaged in the capture of Roanoke Island and New Berne in 1862. In the defence of Washing
. First Lieutenant, Regimental Quartermaster, 72d N. Y. Infantry, July 23, 1861. Captain, Commissary of Subsistence, U. S. Volunteers, Oct. 7, 1862. See U. S. Army. Fullerton, William. Residence at Hingham, Mass., at time of enlistment. Private, 3d R. I. Heavy Artillery, Feb. 14, 1862. First Sergeant. Second Lieutenant, Mar. 18, 1864. Mustered out, Mar. 17, 1865. Gale, Benjamin B. Born in Massachusetts. First Sergeant, 7th Iowa Infantry, July 25, 1861. Second Lieutenant, Aug. 31, 1861; mustered, Oct. 1, 1861. First Lieutenant, July 22, 1862. Captain, Sept. 16, 1863; mustered, Nov. 22, 1863. Resigned, Aug. 3, 1864. Gale (or Gales), Charles L. Born in Massachusetts. Wagoner, 6th Minn. Infantry, Aug. 21, 1862. Second Lieutenant, Jan. 5, 1863; mustered, Feb. 28, 1863. Mustered out, Aug. 19, 1865. Gambell, Orren W. Born in Massachusetts. Junior First Lieutenant, 1st Battery Iowa Light Artillery, Aug. 17, 1861. Senior First Lieutenant, Oct. 3, 1862. Resigne
Volunteers, late Lieut. Colonel of the 173d N. Y. Infantry, to be Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, for gallant and meritorious services during the war, especially at the battle of Pleasant Hill, La., Apr. 9, 1864, where mortally wounded, to date from Apr. 9, 1864. G. O. 91, Oct. 9, 1867. Greene, Colonel J. D., of the 6th U. S. Infantry, to be Brig. General, U. S. Army, by brevet, for gallant and meritorious services during the war, to date from Mar. 13, 1865. G. O. 71, Aug. 31, 1861. Greenough, Captain W. S., of the 18th N. H. Infantry, to be Major, U. 8. Volunteers, by brevet, for gallantry before Petersburg, Va., to date from Apr. 2, 1865. G. O. 133, Aug. 22, 1865. G. O. 65, June 22, 1867. Guiney, Colonel P. R., of the 9th Mass. Infantry, to be Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, by brevet, for gallant and meritorious services during the war, to date from Mar. 13, 1865. G. O. 65, June 22, 1867. Hale, Captain H. A., Assistant Adj. General, U. S
– Several accounts of the retreat, from despatches, newspaper and private letters. Boston Evening Journal, July 24, 1861, p. 2, cols. 2-4. — – Soldiers buried after; scenes on the field, attitudes of the dead, etc. Boston Evening Journal, Aug. 31, 1861, p. 2, col. 2. — Aug., 1862. See Manassas. Bundy, Maj. J. M. Kirby Smith's surrender, May, 1865. Galaxy, vol. 8, p. 113. Burke, Corp. Patrick, Co. A, 9th Regt. M. V. I. His eloquence in speech made while on furlough. Bivou; Winchester. Army and Navy Journal, vol. 4. p. 13. — National cemeteries; long account. Army and Navy Journal, vol. 5, p. 325. — Soldiers buried after Bull Run; scenes on the field; attitudes of the dead, etc. Boston Evening Journal, Aug. 31, 1861, p. 2, col. 2. — Soldiers buried on Sherman's march; resume of letter of Quartermaster-Gen. Meigs. Army and Navy Journal, vol. 3, p. 582. — 33d Regt. M. V. I. in camp near Thoroughfare Gap, Va.; account of march from Fairfax Co