17th Cavalry
Pennsylvania Volunteers

Company E

Recruited in Lebanon County

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Remarks

William Tice Captain October 27, 1862 Wounded at Old Church Tavern,Va., May 30, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Reuben R. Reinhold 1st Lt. October 2, 1862 Promoted to Major, October 22, 1862
Levi F. Loux 1st Lt. September 26, 1862 Promoted from Sergeant to 1st Sergeant, August 11, 1864; to 2d Lt., November, 1864; to 1st Lt., March 10, 1865; discharged by General Order, June 20, 1865
Urias R. Reinhold Private October 27, 1862 Promoted to 2d Lt., November 25, 1862; to Captain Company I, February 13, 1865
Martin R. Reinhold 2d Lt. September 19, 1862 Promoted from 1st Sergeant , November 25, 1862; to Captain, Company I, July 2, 1864
Jesse B. Flickinger 1st Sergeant September 19, 1862 Killed at Five Forks, Va., April 1, 1865
Geo. W. Lininger Quarter Master Sergeant September 19, 1862 Absent, in hospital, at muster out
Aaron E. Killmer Commissary Sergeant October 3, 1862 Promoted from Sergeant, April 13, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Samuel Groh Commissary Sergeant September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, April 13; 1863
Henry Ault Sergeant September 19, 1862 Wounded at Opequan, Va., September 19, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
John Piffer Sergeant September 19, 1862 Promoted from Corporal, March 1, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Jacob A. Loose Sergeant September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, May 11, 1863; to Serg't, November 1, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Cyrus Biechy Sergeant September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 1, 1863; to Serg't, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
John Hipp Sergeant September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, July 1, 1863; to Serg't, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Martin Shaffner Private September 19, 1862 Killed at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864
John Berkhiser Private October 2, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, September 20, 1862; to Sergeant, November 25, 1862; died November 13, 1863
Oliver B. Seigrist Corporal September 26, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 26, 1862; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Samuel Yeingst Corporal September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, March 1, 1863; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
E. Lindenimuth Corporal September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
John Wise Corporal September 19, 1862 Promoted toCorporal, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, Julnel6.'65
Benjamin Kesmitz Corporal September 19, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 6, 1865
Rud. Donmnoyer Corporal September 21, 1862 Accidentally wounded, May 6, 1864; promoted to Corporal, November 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
William F. Saltzer Corporal September 19, 1862 Wounded at Hanover C. H., Va., May 28, 1864; promoted to Corporal, November 26, 1864; nmustered out with Company, June 16, 1864
Moses M'Kinney Corporal September 26, 1862 Promoted to Corporal, May 11, 1863; wounded at Cold Harbor, Va., May 28, 1864; captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864; died at Salisbury, N. C., December 20, 1864
Franklin B. Deck Corporal September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 28, 1863
David Fornwalt Corporal September 26, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps; , September 13, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 29, 1865
Jeremiah Mumah Corporal September 19, 1862 Killed at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
George Myers Corporal September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Wm. H. H. Weaber Corporal September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
A. Donneberger Bugler September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Henry P. Moyer Bugler September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
William Shartle Blacksmith September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
J. J. K. Gittleman Farrier September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Michael Betz Saddler September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Boddorft, William Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Five Forks, Va., April 1, 1865; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Border, John Private September 26, 1862 Wounded at Kearnysville, Va., August 24, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Baker, Thomas Private September 9, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Blystone, Abraham Private August 25, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Bitner, George Private August 22, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Beckner, David Private September 2, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Behney, Jeremiah Private September 19, 1862 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
Bernhart, MIont. Private August 31, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Burk, John Private September 3, 1864 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
Penner, William Private September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 25, 1863
Burkhiser, Nich's. Private September 26, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 30, 1863
Betz, Henry Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Trevilian Station, Va., June 13, 1864; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, January 24, 1865
Bedger, John H. Private September 19, 1862 Died in Lebanon county, Pa., August 29, 1863
Boyer, Thomas Private September 26, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Carpenter, Alvin M. Private October 18, 1864 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Deckhart, John H. Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Donneberger, D Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Dick, Andrew G. Private September 13, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Davis, John Private September 26, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 4, 1864
Dearwechter, Dan'l. Private October 18, 1862 Killed at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
Dunmoyer, Lewis Private October 2, 1862 Killed at Cold Harbor, Va, July 2, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Arlington
Duttrey, Frederick Private September 26, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Enck, Joseph Private October 12, 1864 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Eshelman, Isaac Private October 2, 1862 Died of wounds received in action at Kearnysville, Va., August 23, 1864
Friend, Michael Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Filbert, Franklin F. Private August 23, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Foltz, William A Private September 3, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Fox, Adam Private September 9, 1864 Wounded at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Frymoyer, Daniel Private August 24, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Frederick, David Private September 3, 1864 Absent, sick, at muster out
Fisher, Franklin Private September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 13, 1863
Foster, Henry Private August 11, 1864 Discharged by General Order, May 23, 1865
Frederick, Henry Private September 13, 1864 Killed at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864
Firestone, Benj. Private August 22, 1864 Not on muster-out roll
Garloft, Benneville Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Galebauch, John H. Private September 19, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Garletts, Norman B. Private September 1, 1864 Substitute; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Garnman, Jacob Private September 19, 1862 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
Geib, Henry Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 9, 1865
Gingerich, John P. Private September 19, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, May 4, 1864; discharged by General Order, July 5, 1865
Horner, William Private August 23, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Hoffman, James Private August 16, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Hummer, Mich'l R. Private August 22, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Hoke, John Private October 26, 1862 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24. 1864; died at Salisbury, N. C., February 15, 18(65
Hilterbrand, Wm. Private October 26, 1862 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Howar, John H Private October 18, 1864 Mustered out with Company D, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Hitz, Samuel Private September 26, 1862 Died at Point Lookout, Md., June 8, of wounds received at Meadow Bridge, Va., May 12, 1864
Keller, Cyrus Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Kreider, John B Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Katzaman, Wm. Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Killmer, Jonathan Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Kintzle, Henry S Private August 22, 1864 Wounded at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Kershner, John Private September 19, 1862 Absent, sick, at muster out
Kreitz, Frederick Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Shepherdstown, W. Va., August 25, 1864; discharged by General Order, June 19, 1865
Kurtz, Henry Private October 16, 1862 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864
Kahley, Joseph Private October 16, 1862 Absent at muster out
Kreider, John H. Private September 26, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Knouse, William E. Private September 19, 1862 Deserted July 1, 1863
Miller, Lemuel S. Private September 19, 1862 Wounded in action, September 26, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Morgantyler, M. Private September 26, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Miller, David H. Private September 3, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Manspeaker, Sam'l. Private September 2, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Manahan, Hiram Private September 3, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Meckley, Eli Private August 26, 1864 Captured at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864; died at Salisbury, N. C., November 26, 1864
Mease, Jacob W. Private October 26, 1862 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Murr, Peter Private October 13, 1864 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Moyer, John A. Private November 23, 1864 Mustered out with Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, August 7, 1865
Metz, John Private September 2, 1864 Deserted from Company E, 2d Regiment Provisional Cavalry, date unknown
Moll, Richard W. Private August 23, 1864 Killed at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864; buried in National Cemetery, Winchester, lot 17
Miller, George Private September 19, 1862 Died February 18, 1863
Miller, Reuben Private September 18, 1862 Died March 14, 1863
Miller, John D. Private September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
M'Intyre, James Private September 26, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16; 1865
M'Phern, John Private September 1, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
M'Quade, Henry Private September 19, 1862 Captured at Shepherdstown, W. Va., Aug,. 25, 1864
M'Donough, Benj. Private September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 31, 1862
Noll, Isaac Private September 19, 1862 Died January 19, 1864
Noftzger, Gottleib Private September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Osburn, John Private September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Peters, John F. Private September 13, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Ruth, George Private September 2, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Reck, Joseph Private September 2, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Rowe, William Private September 3, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Rinehold, Benj. R. Private August 22, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Steiner, Samuel F. Private September 19, 1862 Wounded in action, October 9, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Seyler, Ephraim E. Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Short, Joseph Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Stoll, Jacob Private August 24, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Swisher, Henry Private September 3, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Sheffler, Jeremiah Private September 13, 1864 Wounded at Stevenson s Depot, Va., November 16, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Sergeant, Henry Private September 19, 1862 Absent, sick, at muster out
Shires, John Private September 26, 1862 Discharged by General Order, June 23, 1865
Spangler, Abner J. Private September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon s Certificate, December 31, 1862
Schlasseman, John Private September 19, 1862 Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 4, 1864
Siders, George P. Private September 19, 1862 Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, September 6, 1863; discharged by General Order, June 29, 1865
Siders, David Private September 19, 1862 Deserted, date unknown
Sell, Edward Private August 26, 1864 Killed at Stevenson's Depot, Va., November 16, 1864
Spangler, Frank. M. Private September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Shultz, John Private September 19, 1862 Deserted December 1, 1862
Tobias, Joseph Private Private September 19, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Tice, Michael Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Berryville, Va., September 24, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Vanpossen, Joseph Private September 10, 1864 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Wertz, Adam Private September 19,1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Wagner, Isaac Private September 18, 1862 Mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Wike, Martin Private September 26, 1862 Discharged by General Order, June 19, 1865
Woomer, Wm. A. Private September 26, 1862 Absent, sick, at muster out
Walter, Dallas Private August 22, 1864 Discharged by General Order, June 19, 1865
Williams, John Private September 1, 1864 Absent at muster out
Woomer, Aaron R. Private September 26, 1862 Killed at Shepherdstown, Va., August 23, 1864
Warner, Jona'n. T. Private October 2, 1862 Deserted July 5, 1863
Yiengst, Henry Private September 19, 1862 Wounded at Meadow Bridge, Va., May 12, 1864; mustered out with Company, June 16, 1865
Zeller, Josiah Private September 19, 1862 Absent, on detached service, at muster out
Zimmerman, John Private September 19, 1862 Transferred to Company D, 11th Regiment Veteran Reserve Corps, March 15,'1864; discharged by General Order, July 7, 1865

Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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