96th Regiment
Pennsylvania Volunteers


Company C

Name

Rank

Date of Muster
Into Service

Term/
Years

Remarks

William H. Lessig Captain September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Maj., September 15, 1862
Isaac E. Severn Captain September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Lt., November 1, 1862; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Edwin L. Severn 1st Lt. September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, May 1, 1863; to Captain Company K, March 19, 1864
Hugh Stevenson 1st Lt. September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, April 13, 1862; to 1st Sergeant, March 15, 1863; to 1st Lt., March 21, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Samuel R.Russell 2d Lt. September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Captain Company H, May 1, 1863
Alexander Allison 2d Lt. September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from 1st Sergeant, May 1, 1863; died May 5, of wounds received at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863
James B. Oliver 1st Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal to Sergeant, October 10, 1862; to 1st Sergeant, March 21, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
WilliamBuckley 1st Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 5, 1863
Henry Fisher 1st Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Discharged March 15, 1864, for wounds received at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863
George W. Foltz Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Promoted from Corporal, May 5, 1863; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Charles Bast Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 1, 1863; to Sergeant, March 22, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Thomas Garis Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, April 10, 1864; to Sergeant, May 10, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Charles Fisher Sergeant November 8, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, March 5, 1864; to Sergeant, May 10, 1864; discharged November 8, 1864, expiration of term
David Williams Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Missing in action at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 10, 1864
William Freist Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Salem Heights, Va., May 3, 1863
Henry Stubblebine Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Died June 2 of wounds received at Salem Heights, Va., May 3, 1863
Louis A. Bruns Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Wilderness, Va., May 5, 1864
Samuel J. Fisher Sergeant September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 10, 1864
Reuben Rishel Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 10, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
John Paul Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 10, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
John Simpson, Jr. Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, May 10, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Frank Kinttle Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Corporal, March 22, 1864; mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
George W. Holder Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 30, 1862
Thomas Oliver Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Discharged February 25, 1863, for wounds received at Crampton's Gap, Md., September 14, 1862
David E. Rishel Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Discharged January 16, 1864, for wounds received at Chancellorsville, Va., May 3, 1863
G. Schollenberger Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Quarter Master Sergeant, July 15, 1862
Henry Roth Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company E, April 14, 1864
Arthur Brannegan Corporal November 8, 1861
3
Discharged November 8, 1864, expiration of term
John Allison Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Salem Heights, Va., May 3, 1863
William Madara Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Salem Heights, Va., May 3, 1863
George Delkar Corporal September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 10, 1864; buried in Wilderness Burial Grounds.
Elias B. Trifoos Musician September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Stephen Jones Musician September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 11, 1863
Alles, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Allen, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 14, 1863
Ashworth, Joseph Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March, 1863
Bocam, Louis Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Billy, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Prisoner from August 21, 1864, to February 21, 1865; discharged June 14, 1865.
Beadle, William Private September 23, 1861
3
Missing at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 10, 1864
Bishop, Sylvanus Private November 8, 1861
3
Captured at Centreville, Va., October 16, 1863
Boyd, James Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 30, 1862
Beadle, Joseph Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 1, 1862
Balliet, John W. Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 25, 1862
Brennen, William Private November 8, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 14, 1863
Bryan, Washington Private September 30, 1861
3
Transferred to Company G, April 21, 1864
Brennen, Frank Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Crosland, John J. Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Curry, Martin Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Curry, John W. F. Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Signal Corps, August 12, 1863
Carey, Martin Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864; Vet.
Christian, Daniel Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Dindorff, Nicholas Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 30, 1862
Davenport, William Private November 6, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 1, 1862
Davis, David Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 17, 1862
Davis, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 12, 1864; buried in Wilderness Burial Grounds, Va.; Vet.
Evans, John Private March 25, 1864
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864; Vet.
Epting, Jacob F. Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted September 17, 1862; returned; discharged by General Order, July 1, 1865.
Farrell, George W. Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Frazier, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, January 15, 1863
Fox, Charles C. Private March 1, '62
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864
Fry, George K. Private September 17, 1862
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864
Groatman, Henry Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Hay, William Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Hartman, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Hilton, Thomas Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Hober, Joseph Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, September 20, 1862
Hanley, Henry H. Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, November 10, 1862
Hill, James Private October 15, 1861
3
Transferred to Company G, April 21, 1864
Hall, John W. Private September 23, 1861
3
Died at Harrison's Landing, Va., August 1, 1862
Heeley, Bryan Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted March 1, 1863
Jennings, James Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 22, 1862
Jones, Jenkins Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, February 25, 1863
Jones, Joseph J. Private March 26, 1864
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864
Kane, Christopher P. Private September 23, 1861
3
Captured at White Plains, Va., July 25, 1863; discharged January 23, 1865.
Kind, William Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 25, 1862
Kuhns, David Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 21, 1862
Lafferty, James Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Lynch, Eugene Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, July 1, 1863
Lutz, Adolph J. Private March 3, '62
3
Transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864
Leib, George Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Miller, William Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Matz, Francis Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, June 17, 1862
Mayberry, William Private October 3, 1861
3
Transferred to Company E, April 14, 1864
Martin, Andrew Private March 3, '62
3
Died at Harrison's Landing, Va., August 6, 1862
Millens, William Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted September 15, 1862
M'Caffery, John Private November 8, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 7, 1861
M'Minzie, Saul Private September 23, 1861
3
Color Bearer; killed at Crampton's Gap, Md., September 14, 1862
Nimelton, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, July 25, 1862
Noble, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, October 31, 1862
O'Brien, Hugh Private June 7, 1864
3
Not on muster-out roll
Phillips, Edward J. Private September 23, 1861
3
Promoted to Sergeant Major, January 20, 1863
Peakman, Henry Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Pope, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Richter, August Private March 3, '62
3
Died at Fortress Monroe, Va., September, 1862; burial record, August 12, 1862
Reardon, Michael Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1861
Radburn, Thomas Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted July 18, 1863
Spence, Martin Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Saylor, Jacob Private September 23, 1861
3
Captured at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 20, 1864; died at Camp Parole, Annapolis, Md., December 20, 1864
Saylor, Emanuel Private September 23, 1861
3
Captured at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., May 20, 1864; transferred to Company E, 95th Regiment P.V., October 18, 1864
Smith, Boaz G. Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, March 31, 1862
Seddon, John Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, August 7, 1862
Smith, Augustus Private September 23, 1861
3
Discharged on Surgeon's Certificate, December 3, 1862
Sipe, Martin Private September 23, 1861
3
Killed at Crampton's Gap, Md., September 14, 1862
Saylor, George Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted September, 1862
Shearer, Cyrus Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted July 9, 1864
Trout, William D. Private October 10, 1861
3
Transferred to Company E, April 14, 1864
Thomas, David Private September 23, 1861
3
Transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, 1863
Tucker, Thomas Private September 23, 1861
3
Deserted November 7, 1864
Williams, Thomas Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Watts, Perry Private September 23, 1861
3
Mustered out with Company, October 21, 1864
Woltinger, James Private September 23, 1861
3
Died at Carter's Farm, Va., July 7, 1862
Yost, Alexander Private September 23, 1861
3
Died at Fort Wood, N.Y., September 12, 1862; buried in Cypress Hill Cemetery, L. I.
Source:  Bates, Samuel P. History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 , Harrisburg, 1868-1871.

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