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City Battalion, Richmond, Va. [from the Richmond, Va., times-dispatch, February 14, 1904.]

Roster of officers of the twenty-fiifth Battalion of Infantry.

Editor of the Times-Dispatch:
Sir,—Will you kindly tell me what company Captain Cocke commanded during the latter part of the Confederate war? I think it was a city battalion, of Richmond.

P. C. W.

See the roster following, which we give as a matter of general interest:

Officers of the twenty-fifth Battalion Virginia Infantry.

Wyatt M. Elliott, Major and Lieutenant-Colonel.

Louis J. Bossieux, Major.

Thomas L. Bondurant, Assistant Surgeon and Surgeon.

Oscar R. Hough, Adjutant.

Jesse P. Hope, Surgeon.

Joseph A. Baden, Assistant Surgeon.

Henry C. Shent, Assistant Surgeon.

Thaddeus B. Starke, Assistant Quartermaster.

Benjamin F. Cocke, Acting Adjutant.

John E. Bradley, Ensign.


Company ‘A.’

John H. Greaner, Captain.

James T. Vaughan, First Lieutenant.

Oscar R. Hough, Second Lieutenant.

John Poe, Jr., Second Lieutenant.

George Bell, Second Lieutenant.

Robert E. Mills, Second Lieutenant.

James B. Newberry, Second Lieutenant.

Company ‘B.’

Louis J. Bossieux, Captain.

John W. Fisher, First Lieutenant and Captain.

John La Touche, Second and First Lieutenant.

George P. Bondurant, Second and First Lieutenant.

John W. Beard, Second and First Lieutenant.

Robert P. Nixon, Second and First Lieutenant.

Company ‘C.’

William Wirt Harrison, Captain.

William H. Allison, First Lieutenant; promoted to Captain of Company ‘H.’

Charles D. Anderson, Second and First Lieutenant and Captain.

John Randolph, Second and First Lieutenant.

Robert A. Stephenson, Second and First Lieutenant.

Edward P. Sheppard, Second and First Lieutenant.

Company ‘D.’

John F. C. Potts, Captain.

William A. Jenkins, First Lieutenant.

Henry T. Miller, Second and First Lieutenant.

Rigdon McCoy McIntosh, Second and First Lieutenant.

N. R. Motley, Second and First Lieutenant.

Charles H. Erambert, Second and First Lieutenant.

Company ‘E.’

William L. Maule, Captain.

F. M. Boykin, First Lieutenant and Captain.

James L. Bray, Second and First Lieutenant. [325]

William A. Garrett, Second Lieutenant.

Thomas H. Harris, Second Lieutenant.

William G. Herrington, Second Lieutenant.

R. L. Scott, Second Lieutenant.

Company ‘F.’

Cyrus Bossieux, Captain.

John McCawley, First Lieutenant.

Peter C. Willis, Second and First Lieutenant.

Virginius Bossieux, Second Lieutenant.

Robert G. W. Dillard, Second Lieutenant.

Company ‘G.’

William S. Reed, Captain.

R. G. Portlock, First Lieutenant and Captain.

Lucien L. Bass, Second and First Lieutenant and Captain.

William U. Bass, Second and First Lieutenant.

W. L. Moody, Second Lieutenant.

F. S. Dalton, Second Lieutenant.

Company ‘H’ (organized June 4, 1863).

William H. Allison, Captain.

Benjamin F. Cocke, First Lieutenant.

Robert H. Gilliam, Second Lieutenant.

Samuel A. West, Second Lieutenant.

Artillery Company attached.

A. B. Guigon, Captain.

George P. Bondurant, First Lieutenant. [326] [From the Richmond, Va., Times-Dispatch, February 14, 20, 1904.]

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