nd Lieut. Isaac H. Boyd was commissioned First Lieutenant in that Company.
In Company D, Sergeant Major Samuel Baxter was made Second Lieutenant, Second Lieutenant John P. Reynolds was made First Lieutenant and Acting Adjutant and transferred from Company D to G.
In Co. K. Second Lieut. Edward P. Bishop was promoted to Firstld ignite the quickmatch and the signal would be fired like a bengola light.
The first signal issued to the Nineteenth regiment is now in the possession of Capt. Reynolds.
These signals were in vogue before the organization of the signal corps, which afterward became a separate, distinct and efficient branch of the service and112, made by motions of the flag.
The night challenge is Red-White, the reply being White.
This signal, not being used, became void, and is preserved by Captain Reynolds among his war souvenirs.) These colors designated by the outer wrapper on the signal cartridge, correspond with the instructions in the little folded cocked
back in the rear of Hancock's advancing line.
A little while the anxious forces held in reserve await the reforming of the broken Ninth, Then word comes that Reynolds has turned the enemy's right, and they hope,—and wait.
Then they hear that Reynolds has not been supported and has lost what he so bravely won. Then Hancock iReynolds has not been supported and has lost what he so bravely won. Then Hancock is moving again.
Steadily and swiftly his gallant forces near the rebel works.
Again pelts that storm of shell upon the open plain.
Again opens that rain of Hell from the Sunken Road in front.
Again the line of blue staggers up that grassy slope, to melt away at the foot of the hill and fall back, shattered, bleeding and breath Dodge, absent, wounded Dec. 13.
2nd Lieut. David T. Chubbuck in command of Company.
Co. E.Capt. Andrew Mahoney, absent, severely wounded Dec. 13.
1st Lieut. John P. Reynolds, Jr., absent, wounded Sept. 17, transferred from Co. B.
2nd Lieut. Ephraim A. Hall, Jr., promoted from Sergeant Major to date Oct. 14, vice Crofts, dropp
D. Wass, appointed and commissioned by Gov. Andrew May 23, 1863.
First Lieut. William A. Hill, appointed adjutant, vice Palmer, promoted, to date April 15, 1863.
Co. A., First Lieut. Warner A. Tilton, promoted from Second Lieutenant, vice Reynolds, promoted, to date Feb. 27, but refused muster on account of sickness.
Second Lieut. Sherman S. Robinson, promoted from Sergeant Co. A., vice Donath, promoted, to late April 4.
Co. C., Capt. William L. Palmer, promoted from Adjutant, vice d Lieutenant, vice Dodge, promoted, to date April 4.
Co. D., Second Lieut. William E. Barrows, promoted from Hospital Steward, vice Stone, promoted, to date March 25, 1863.
On detached service, Third Brigade, A. A. D. C.
Co. E., Capt. John P. Reynolds, Jr., absent sick on Surgeon's Certificate for wounds, promoted from First Lieutenant, vice Chadwick, discharged, to date Feb. 26.
Co. F., First Lieut. William H. Stone, promoted from Second Lieutenant, vice Bishop, dismissed, to date Ma