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La compagnie historique

5TH TEX. VOL. INF. REGT. COMPANY E - DIXIE RIFFLE or DIXIE BLUES

La compagnie à été crée dans le Conté de Washington au Texas le 19 juillet 1861 et à été versé dans le service Confédéré « pour la guerre » le 8 aout 1861.

Company was organized in Washington County, Texas, July 19, 1861 and was mustered into the Confederate service in that county "for the war," Aug. 8, 1861.

Clé (1) = Membres originaux de la compagnie, (2) ou parol = Relâché sur parole à Appomattox, (K) Mort, W (Blessé), POW (prisonnier de guerre), AWOL (porté disparu)

Key (1) Original member of Company. (2) Paroled at Appomattox. K (Killed), W (Wounded), POW (Prisoner of War) AWOL (Absent Without Leave)

ORIGINAL OFFICERS

(1) ROGERS, JOHN D. Capt. - Resgnd., July 22, 1862.

(1) BABER, THOS. A. 1Lt. - Prom., Capt., July 22, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Detailed to recruiting serv. in Tex., Summer, 1864: W. (arm), Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Retired for disability, Dec.15, 1864.

(1) HARPER, R. THOS. 2Lt. - Detailed to Tex. on recruiting serv., Feb..Apr., 1862: Prom., 1Lt., July 22, 1862: W. (thigh& shoulder) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Confined at Camp Chase, Ohio: Transfd. to Pt. Lookout, Md., Mar.14, 1865.

(1) NASH, THOS. 3Lt. - W. (arm), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 2Lt., July 22, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Detailed to Tex. on recruiting serv., Feb..Apr., 1863: K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

ORIGINAL NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS

(1) LITTLEFIELD, J. H. lSgt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."

(1) STEVENS, A. J. 2Sgt. - Detailed to Tex. on recruiting serv., Feb., .Apr., 1862: Detailed as a nurse in the Tex. Hosp., Richmond, June 20, 1863: Transfd. by Sec. of War to secret service work in Trans-Miss. Dept.

(1) NORWOOD, WALTER N. 35gt. - See list of "Other Officers" following.

(1) HALL, A. J. 4Sgt. - Dischgd. for disability (chronic bronchitis), Dec. 14, 1861.

(1) WRAY, J. F. SSgt. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."

(1) GEORGE, W. B. W. lCpl. - Prom., 4Sgt., Dec. 4, 1861: Prom., 3Sgt., Aug., 1862: Prom., 2Sgt., Feb., 1863: W. (hand), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Prom., lSgt., Aug., 1864: POW, Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Confined at Pt. Lookout, Md.: Paroled, June 6, 1865.

(1) FELDER, MIERS M. 2Cpl. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Dischgd. for disability at Columbia, S. Car., Feb.14, 1863.

(1) GAY, MILAM 3Cpl. - Died, Dec. 2, 1861.

(1) SEDGLEY, J. T. 4Cpl. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Furlough granted to Miss., Oct., 1863: Never returned to Co.: Paroled in Tex., June 27, 1865.

OTHER OFFICERS

COFFIELD, SAM T. 1Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 1Lt., Jan., 1864 & transfd. to Capt. H. B. Coffield's Co., Tex. Vols., Trans-Miss. Dept.

(2) ELDRIDGE, BOLLING 3Lt. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Prom., 3Lt., May 16, 1863: W. (shoulder), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Prom., 2Lt., May 6, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865): Last survivor of Hood's Tex. Brig., died, Oct.28, 1938. NORWOOD, WALTER N. 3Lt. - See roster, "Hdqtrs., Hood's Tex. Brig."

MUSICIANS

(1) CARTMELL, JAS. A. - W. (leg), 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Wound furlough to Tex., Oct., 1862: AWOL.

(1) COUSINS, J. W. - Declared unfit for infantry service: Transfd. to Co. D, 15 Va. Cav. Regt., Jan.12, 1863.

(1) (2) FIELDS, JOHN G. - Detailed to Litter Corps, Summer & Fall, 1862: Left to attend W. at Gettysburg, POW (July 4, 1863): Exchanged, Apr.27, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(2) HARDEMAN, JAS. H. - Orig. Pvt. in Co.: Detailed as a musician, Fall, 1863: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865). ZANTGROFT, AUGUST - Recruited, Mar.24, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Sick most of 1862 & 1863: Detailed as a musician, Fall, 1863: Furlough granted, Feb., 1864: AWOL, did not return to Co.

PRIVATES

(1) ADAIR, D. F. - Dischgd. for disability (heart disease), Dec.27, 1861.

(1) ALLEN, C. C. - Detailed as a Regmtl. teamster, Nov., 1861~Dec., 1864.

(1) ALLEN, HARDY - See roster, "Regmtl Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. luf." (1) ALLEN, R. L. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).

(1) ARMITAGE, T. J. - W. (hand), Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Finger amputated: Disabled, detailed to QM Dept., Montgomery, Ala.: Paroled at Montgomery, May 12, 1865. BAKER, JAS. - Recruited, Mar. 24, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Dischgd., Oct. 3, 1862, for disability (VD).

BATTE, DAN E. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W., Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862): Detailed to QM Dept., Spring, 1863: W. (arm), Petersburg June 28, 1864: Paroled, Jackson, Miss., May 19, 1865.

(1) BOOTHE, JOHN - K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) BROWN, CHAS. - Dischgd. on Surg. Cert., Apr. 9, 1862.

(1) BUNGER, W. G. - See roster, '~Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."

(1) BUSTER, J. C. - Prom., lCpl., May, 1862: Prom., SSgt., July, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Leg amputated: Dischgd., Oct.23, 1862.

(1) CHRISTIE, C. C. - Not listed on Co. Bi-Monthly Muster Rolls. CHRISTIE, R. J. - Recruited, at 46, Mar.22, 1862, at Washington, Tex.: Sick, Summer, 1862: Dischgd., Oct. 8, 1862 for "general debility from old age."

(1) CLAY, ATREUS M. - Deserted at Friend's Station, East Tenn., Feb. 13, 1864.

(1) COFFIELD, SAM T. - See preceeding list of "Other Officers."

(1) COOPER, GEO. R. - Died, Jan. 7, 1862.

(1) COOPER, MOSES K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).

(1) COUNTS, GEO. W. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Detailed as a Provost Guard, Sept., 1862: Prom., 3Cpl.: W. & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Died of wound in Fed. hosp.

DANIELS, JOHN L. - EnI. as a substitute for Geo. Ewing, Nov. 1, 1862, Culpepper Court House, Va.: W., Fredericksburg (Dec.13, 1862): W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): W. (face), Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

(1) DEAN, SAM H. - W. (chest & thigh), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Died of wounds, Sept.21, 1862. DRUMMELLA, A. W. Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Transfd. to Co. B, 4th Va. Cav. Regt., Feb. 8, 1863: Procured Harris Peters as a substitute, Feb.14, 1863.

DULANEY, JOHN T. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Disabled and dischgd., July 15, 1862.

(1) ELDRIDGE, BOLLING - See list of "Other Officers" above.

(1) ELDRIDGE, FRANK - W. (ami), Fredericksburg (Dec.13, 1862): Prom., 4Sgt.: W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Prom., 3Sgt.: W. (thigh), Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864): Dischgd. for disability, Dec.13, 1864.

(1) (2) EVANS, M. A. J. - Detailed to ambulance serv., Apr., 1862: Detailed as litter bearer, June, 1862: W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

EWING, GEO. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Sick most of 1862: Procured substitute, John Daniels, Nov. 1, 1862, at Culpepper Court House, Va. EWING, JOHN F. - Recruited, Mar.24, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Sick most of 1862: Hospitalized, July-Dec., 1863: POW, Richmond hosp., Apr. 3, 1865.

(1) FARMER, JAS. P. - W. (leg), Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862): Disabled from wound: Furlough to Tex.: Did not return to Co.

(1) FARQUHAR, C. E. - K., Wilderness (May 6, 1864).

(1) FARQUHAR, FELIX - W. (thigh), Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Wound furlough to Tex.: AWOL, Feb., 1864: Did not return to Co.

(1)(2) FELDER, RUFUS K. - Sick, Spring & Summer, 1862: Present for all battles: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) GARRETT, JOHN T. - Died, Jan.22, 1862.

(1) GEE, JAS. B. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Wound furlough to Tex.: AWOL, Dec., 1863: Did not return to Co.

(1) GEE, JOHN - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Transfd. to Gen. B. H. Robertson's Cav. Brig., Dec.27, 1862.

(1) GEE, LEONARD G. - Sick at Winchester, Va., Fall & Winter, 1862: Detailed as courier for Gen. J. B. Robertson, Oct., 1863: W. (arm), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Furlough granted to Miss.

GEORGE, JOEL W. - Recruited, Mar.24, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Dischgd., Surg. Cert. of disability, July 11, 1862.

GOGGANS, D. JACK - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Sick, Spring, 1862: Died, Aug.15, 1862 at Scottsville, Va. Of asthma.

(1) GOODWIN, C. S. - Sick, Winter, 1861.62: Died, Louisa Court House, Va., June 1, 1862.

(1) GOODWIN, ROBT. - Deserted at Friend's Station, East Tenn., Feb. 13, 1864.

(1) GRAY, W. H. H. - Prom., 4Cpl.: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Prom., 2Cpl.: Detailed by Maj. Hamilton (Brig. Comsy. Off.) to drive cattle: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

GRIFFON (or GRIFFIN), A. G. - Substitute for Leonidas Holliday, enl. in Co., Feb., 1863: Died at Tex. Hosp., Richmond, June 20, 1863. HALL, JOHN W. - Recruited, Apr. 6, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Furlough to Tex., May, 1863: AWOL, June, 1863.

(1) HARDEMAN, JAS. H. - See preceding list of "Musicians."

(1) HARGROVE, R. W. - Detailed to Cavalry Recruiting Service in Tex., Spring, 1862.

(1) HARPER, R. G. - Detailed to duty on staff of Gen. C. M. Wilcox, Spring, 1862: Dischgd., Aug. 5, 1862.

(1) HENDERSON, JOHN NATHANIEL - Prom., 3Cpl., May, 1862: W., Antietam (Sept. 17, 1862): Left arm amputated: Returned to Tex., prom., Lt. and served on staff of Gen. J. B. Robertson in Tex., 1864~65.

(1) HENDLEY, F.M. - Died, Feb. 2, 1862.

(1) HENRY, J. E. - Dischgd. for disability (perm. injury of foot), Jan.22, 1862.

(1) HILL, ANDERSON - Furlough granted to Tex., Fall, 1862: Died of smallpox, Nov.10, 1862, at Cherokee, Tex., Rusk County.

HILL, J. S. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Furlough to Tex., June, 1863: Sick in hosp. in Gaston, Ga., Jan.-Aug., 1864: Returned to Co., Sept., 1864.

(1) HOLLIDAY, LEONIDAS B. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Procured substitute (A. G. Griffon), Feb., 1863.

HONEA, THO S. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Died (acute diarrhea), Danville, Va., Jan.12, 1863: Personal effects - coat, hat, shoes & $20.00.

(1) HURT, JAS. S. - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf." (1) HUTCHINSON, J. H. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Died of wound, Sept.23, 1862.

(1) HUTCHINSON, JAS. S. - W. (knee), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Died, Sept.23, 1862.

(1) INNIS, WM. H. - Detailed as clerk in QM Dept. from Feb., 1862 to the end of war: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) KAVANAUGH, B. Y. - W., accidentally, June 1, 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): Paroled, Montgomery, Ala., May 23, 1865.

(1) LeGRAND, WM. C. - W. (hand), Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): Prom., 3Cpl.: W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Prom., 35gt.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) LOCKETT, 8.8. - W. (side), Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Died, July 6, 1863. (1) LOTT, JESSE B. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Sick, Fall & Winter, 1862.

(1) LOTT, JOHN W. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Deserted at Friend's Station, East Tenn., Feb.13, 1864.

(2) LOTT, WM. R. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Left sick at Chattanooga: Sick most of 1862: Sent to Atlanta, Ga., Nov. 1, 1863: Returned to Co.: W. (leg), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1)(2) McCALISTER, WM. H. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W. (leg), Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) McCOY, THOS. - Detailed as a cook in a Richmond hosp., Winter, 1861-62: Detailed to QM Dept., Spring, 1862: AWOL, June 8, 1862: Did not return to Co.

(1) McPHERSON, D. W. - Detailed as a Regrntl, teamster, Feb., 1862: W. (hand), at Petersburg, Va., July 3, 1864.

(1) MADDOX, T. E. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.20, 1863): Died of wounds.

MARSHALL, E. M. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Sent to hosp., Nov.14, 1862, died later. Personal effects, $8.00

MARSHALL, S. J. - Recruited, at 28, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Physically disabled for field duty: Detailed as a shoemaker, by order of Gen. Longstreet, Nov., 1862.

(1) MAXEY, ERASTUS E. - Missing at Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862): Detailed as a scout for Gen. Hood, Oct., 1863: POW, New Market, Ala., Nov., 1863: Confined at Ft. Delaware: Exchanged, Nov.13, 1863: Detailed as scout for Gen. Chas. Field: Detailed, Aug., 1864 by Sec. of War for "special serv." with Gen. Hood.

(1) MAY, JOHN R. - Sick, Winter, 1862-63: Granted furlough to Ark., May, 1863: AWOL, "supposed to be in Ark."

(1) MAYFIELD, JOHN M. - Died of pneumonia, Feb. 2, 1862.

(1) MEADOR, PEYTON R. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Furlough to Tex., Oct., 1862: Did not return to Co.

(1) MONCRIEF, C. B. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).

MOORE, L. P. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Died at Tex. Hosp., Richmond, May 20, 1863.

(1) MUIR, W. A. - Detailed to nurse sick, Fall, 1861: Died, Apr.25, 1862 at Ashland, Va.

(1) MULLINS, N. W. - K., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862).

(1) MULLINS, T. H. - W., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862): W., Chickamauga (Sept. 19, 1863): W. (chest), Cold Harbor (June 1, 1864): W. (neck), Bermuda Hundreds, June 17, 1864: W. (arm), White Oak Swamp (Aug.16, 1864).

(1) MUSE, W. T'. - Died of disease, Nov., 1861.

(1) NASH, FRANK M. - Dischgd. for sickness ("permanent stricture of the urethra"), Mar.19, 1862.

(1) NIBLETT, R. S. - Sick (VD & diarrhea), Farmersville, Va., Summer, 1862 & Summer, 1864: Furlough to Miss., Fall, 1864.

(1) (2) PATRICK, DAVID 0. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W. (shoulder & chest), Darbytown Rd. (Oct. 7, 1864); Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) PATRICK, SIDNEY V. - Prom., 3Cpl., Aug., 1862: Prom., lCpl., Nov., 1862: Sick, Winter, 1862-63: Prom., 4Sgt., Nov., 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) PEARSON, R. W. - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862). PETERS, HARRIS - Enl., Feb. 14, 1863 as a substitute for A. W. Drummella: Deserted, Apr. 7, 1863.

(1) PETTEY, V. E. - Prom., 35gt., Dec~, 1861: Prom., lSgt., Aug., 1862: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Died of wound, Sept. 1, 1862.

POLLOCK, HENRY - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: AWOL, Jan., 1863: Did not return to Co.

(1) RANDLE, JOHN A. - Sick, Fall, 1862: Sick leave granted, Oct., 1862: AWOL, Nov., 1862: Never returned to Co.

REEDY, W. S. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Died, Richmond, Aug.15, 1862

(1) RICE, CHAS. J. - Dischgd. for disability (chronic rheumatism), Dec. 14, 1861.

(1) RINGGOLD, R. M. - K., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862).

(1) ROBERTS, JOHN H. - W. (both legs) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Exchanged: Dischgd. for wounds, June 1, 1864.

(1) ROBERTS, JOHN J. - A physician by profession: See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."

(1) ROBERTS, JOHN L. - Dischgd. for disability (lung disease), Dec.14, 1861.

(1) ROGERS, P. H. - Transfd. to Terry's Tex. Rangers (8th Tex. Cav. Regt.), Oct.25, 1861.

RUARK, W. A. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Died of typhoid fever, July 8, 1862.

(1) SENSEBAUGH, WM. - Asgnd. as a scout, Dec., 1861: W. (thigh), 2nd Manassas (Aug.80, 1862): Leg amputated: Died, July 21, 1863.

(1) SHERMAN, JOS. W. - K., Malvern Hill (July 1, 1862).

(1) SMITH, B. F. - Transfd. to the 14th No. Car. Inf. Regt., July 22, 1862 as Regmtl. QM.

(1) (2) SMITH, FRANK M. - Detailed to Regmtl. QM, Summer, 1862: Detailed as a wagon driver for Hood's (Field's) Div., Mar., 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

SMITH, J. J. - Prom., 2Cpl.: W. (arm), 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): Prom., 35gt.: W., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Disabled: Furloughed to Tex.

(1)(2) SMITH, SIMON B. - W. (shoulder), Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) SPANN, JAS. W. - Sick, Winter & Spring, 1863: W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Died of wound.

STEVENS, W. B. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: W. (both legs & right hip) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Died of wounds at Camp Letterman, USA Genl. Hosp., Gettysburg, Pa., Sept. 4, 1863.

STUTSMAN, DAVID - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Died of measles, Richmond, June 28, 1862. TOLAND, J. F. - W., 2nd Manassas (Aug.30, 1862): On sick leave to Atlanta, Ga., Nov., 1863: AWOL: Did not return to Co.

(1) TOLAND, R. S. - K., Antietam (Sept.17, 1862). TOWNSEND, D. B. - Recruited, Apr.22, 1862 in La.: Leave granted, June, 1862: AWOL: Did not return to Co.

(1) TRANER, A. J. - Died of pneumonia, Lynchburg, Va., June 15, 1862.

(1) WALLACE, JOS. W. - W., Chickamauga (Sept.19, 1863): Detailed to Brig. Comsy. Dept., May 1, 1864: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

WALTHALL, J. J. - Recruited, Mar.22, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: Prom., SSgt.: W., accidentally, July 5, 1863: Died of wound.

(1) WATSON, SAM H. - W., Gaines' Mill (June 27, 1862): W. (arm) & POW, Gettysburg (July 2, 1863): Arm amputated: Died of wound, Sept.13, 1863.

WEATHERSBY, THOS. - Recruited, Mar.29, 1862 at Washington, Tex.: K., Gettysburg (July 2, 1863).

(1) WILCOX, JOHN L. - Died, Richmond, June 2, 1862.

(1) WILKINSON, R. D. - Dischgd. on Surg. Cert. for rheumatism, Jan.10, 1862.

(1) (2) WILLIAMS, GEO. B. - Detailed as a wagon driver, Nov., 1861: W., 2nd Manassas (Aug. 30, 1862): W. (both legs),

Wilderness (May 6, 1864): Prom., 2Sgt.: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).

(1) WILLIAMSON, F.M. - Prom., SSgt., June, 1862: Prom., lSgt., Oct., 1862: Transfd. to Co. E, 1st Tenn. Cav. Regt.

(1) WRIGHT, JEFFERSON - See roster, "Regmtl. Hdqtrs., 5th Tex. Inf."