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Lieut. Colonel, Apr. 30, 1865. Brevet Colonel and Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865.
Mustered out, July 26, 1865.
Hawkes, George Perkins.
Born in Massachusetts.
Captain 21st Mass. Infantry, July 19, 1861.
Major, June 2, 1862. Lieut. Colonel, Dec. 18, 1862.
Engaged in the siege of Knoxville.
In command of regiment after Apr., 1863.
Honorably discharged, July 3, 1864. Brevet Brig. General, U. S. Volunteers, Mar. 13, 1865.
Born at South Berwick, Me., Sept. 14, 1835.
Major, 18th Mass. Infantry, July 26, 1861.
At Washington, D C., attached to 1st Brigade, Porter's Division; present at the siege of Yorktown, Va.; in charge of regiment in the Peninsular campaign. Lieut. Colonel, Aug. 25, 1862; engaged in the battles of Antietam, Md., and Shepherdstown, Va. Colonel, Nov. 30, 1862; engaged in the battles of Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, Upperville, Gettysburg, Pa.; in charge of 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps; Rappahann