THE 20th KENTUCKY VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

An Interesting War Record by F. S. Loyd,
of Fredonia, Lieutenant Company H.

Part 9 of 11

I will now give you the names of the officers and men of Co. H, 20th Ky.

Thomas M. Duvall, Capt., age 40 years.  Resigned April 1st, 1862.

John Glenn, Capt., age 30, promoted from 2nd Lieut., Co. B, after Duvall resigned.

Frank S. Loyd, 1st Lieut., age 21, promoted from private command.

John R. Fleming, 1st Lieut., age 32, resigns Jan. 30, Loyd took his place.

Orlene B. Herring, 2nd Lieut., age 27, resigned Jan. 24th, 1862.

Wicliffe Cooper, 2nd Lieut., age 28, promoted in Herring's place, Jan. 24, 1862.

Columbus Watson, 1st Serg't., age 34, promoted from Corporal, July 23, 1864.

Andrew J. Dyons, 2nd Serg't., age 24, was 3rd Serg't, promoted to 2nd, July 24, 1864.

John N. Travis, 3rd Serg't., age 40, was 5th Serg't., promoted to 3rd, July 1st, 1863.

John A. Lake, 4th Serg't., age 24, was 5th Serg't., promoted to 1st[sic], Mar. 26, 1863.

Betholmew J. Scott, 5th Serg't., age 22, promoted to 2nd Lieut., Feb. 2, 1864.

William F. Paris, 1st Corporal age 27, promoted from 2nd Corporal, Jan. 23, 1862.

John T. Custave, 2nd Corporal promoted from 3rd Corporal, June 20, 1862.

Elisha Conger, 3rd Corporal, age 30, promoted from 4th Corporal, June 20, 1862.

Arnold B. Holden, 4th Corporal, age 25, promoted from 5th Corporal, June 20, 1862.

William F. Falkner, 5th Corporal, age 21, promoted from private, July 23, 1863.

Private--Boatright, Clayborne L., age 20, mustered out.  Benton, Frank M., age 19, mustered out with Company, time out.  Cochran, William, age 22.  Girts, Martin, age 24, promoted to 5th Serg't., July 20, 1875.  Gnefs, James H., age 16, Jennings, Y. E., age 25.  Lee, Moses M., age 30.  McWorthea, William H., age 18.  Morse, William H., age 19, wounded and in hospital June 18, 1894.  Morse, Henry W., age 22.  Noles, Benjamin A., age 25.  Rudolph, Louis, age 30.  Riley, Henry L., age 18.  Stubblefield, James, age 19.

Discharged--Lackman, David, age 25, discharged at Nashville, Feb. 10, 1862.  Wilson, Walter C., age 25, discharged at Nashville, July 15, 1862.  Wilson, W. B., age 30, discharged at Nashville, June 25, 1862.  Robinson, Thomas L., age 22, discharged at Nashville, July 15, 1862.  Wilson, Thomas L. R., age 35, discharged in Louisville, Aug. 27, 1862.  Nichols, Matthew C., age 22, discharged at Louisville, Feb. 2, 1862.  Boatright, Elisha J., age 35, discharged at Shiloh, Tenn., May 8, 1862.  Beard, Joseph W., age 20, discharged at Louisville, Ky., Dec. 23, 1863.  Boyd, Robert, age 48, discharged at Nashville, Tenn., Mar. 27, 1862.  Clark, Wiley H., age 30, discharged at Evansville, Ind., Mar. 11, 1863.  Carrick, Samuel J., age 24, discharged at Nashville, Tenn., June 1, 1862.  Crow, John, age 24, discharged at St. Louis, Mo., June 30, 1862.  Elder, John C., age 40, discharged at Smithland, Ky., Dec. 23, 1861.  Langsdon, Finis E., age 22, discharged at Shiloh, Tenn., May 16, 1862.  Parris, James W., age 26, discharged at Louisville, Ky., May 11, 1863.  Parris, Josiah, age 30, discharged at Louisville, Ky., Jan. 24, 1864.  Savage, William, age 24, discharged at Columbus, O., Jan. 1862.  Stone, Washington T., age 30, discharged at Smithland, Ky., Nov. 28, 1862.  Schyder, John H., age 40, discharged at Shiloh, Tenn., May 18, 1862.  Savage, Elisha P., age 30, discharged at Louisville, Ky., Oct. 1, 1862.  White, William H., age 30, discharged at Camp Silver Spring, Tenn., Nov. 22, 1862.

 

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Source:  Crittenden Record-Press. (Marion, Ky.), January 11, 1912, Edition 1, Image 3 - Chronicling America - The Library of Congress.


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