Roster of the 1st Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry

Contributed by Arthur Purcell, Major, USMC and James W. Hawkins

Field and Staff ||| Company A ||| Company B ||| Company C ||| Company D ||| Company E ||| Company F
Company G ||| Company H ||| Company I ||| Company K ||| Company L ||| Company M
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General:

The following is a brief history and  roster of the 1st Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry.

The First Rhode Island was mustered into service between may 10 and May 17, 1898 at Quonsett Point, Rhode Island. At the time time of muster in, the unit consisted of forty-six officers and 958 enlisted men.  This regiment, the only infantry regiment raised on Rhode Island during the war.

The regiment was mustered out of service on march 30, 1899 at Columbia, South Carolina. At the time of muster-out, the regiment included forty-five officers and 1, 039 enlisted men. During its term of service, the unit lost eleven enlisted men who died from disease and one enlisted man who died as the result of an accident. Thrity-five more enlisted men were discharged for disability. Interestingly the, the unit also had thirteen enlisted men court-martialed and eighty-nine men desert the regiment.

Please note that the rosters below are not entirely alphabetical.
 

Field and Staff:

Colonel   Charles W. Abbot, Jr.
Lieut-Colonel   Frank A. Cook
Major    Alvin A. Barker
Major    James F. Phetteplace
Major    Herbert Bliss
Major & Surg   Lester S. Hill
1st Lt. & Ass’t Surg  Norman D. Harvey
1st Lt. & Ass’t Surg  Rowland R. Robinson
1st Lt. & Ass’t Surg   Russell B. Smith
1st Lt. & Ass’t Surg  Harold L. Coffin
1st Lt. & R. Adj  Cornelius Barrows
1st Lt. & R. Q. M.  Frank E. Hopkins
Regt’l Serg. Maj  George H. Slocum
Regt’l Serg. Maj  Frederick D. Thompson
Regt’l Q. M. Serg.  Sydney D. Harvey
1st Lt. & Chaplain  Joseph J. Woolley
Hosp. Steward   George W. Young
Hosp. Steward   Herlwyn R. Green
Hosp. Steward   James B. Calland
Chief Mus   Roswell H. Fairman
Prin Mus   Ernest L. House
Prin Mus   Harry C. Blackinton
Sergt.    William D. Eddy
Cook, Corp   George B. M. Lamphear
Mus    Bancroft, Fred W.
Mus    Bancroft, Samuel, Jr.
Mus    Bascombe, Charles H.
Mus    Brennan, Thomas H.
Mus    Budzeck, William
Mus    Fournier, Henry
Mus    Johnson, Wilfred
Mus    Kearney, Thomas P.
Mus    Laferriere, Oliver, Jr.
Mus    Lyons, Daniel
Mus    McCarthy, Charles A.
Mus    McKenna, William
Mus    Porter, Edward
Mus    Phaneuf, Adelord
Mus    Stone, Frank
Mus    Sutcliffe, William
Mus    Thornton, Frank
Mus    Wood, George B.
Mus    Butler, Joseph W.
Mus    Primeau, Xavier
Mus    Tracey, George H.
Mus    Thomas McKenna
Prin Mus   Emil Scholz
Mus    Paul Dessault

Company A:

Capt    Charles F. Tillinghast
1st Lieut.   Alonzo R. Williams
2nd Lieut.   John E. Carr
1st Sergt.    Irving F. Mott
Q. M. Sergt.   Milton A. Johnson
Sergt.    Frank E. Cole
   “    Thomas J. Smithers
   “    William A. McKenzie
   “      Fred A. Rowell
Corp.     Carleton F. Nicholas
   “    Alvah J. Webster
   “    Burton T. Fitts
   “    Walter B. Danforth
   “    Charles A. Cutler
   “    Neil A. Campbell
   “    Robert B. Hough
   “    William D. Eaton
   “    Charles T. Lindell
   “    Charles N. Hendrick
   “    Frederick B. Hennessy
   “    Carl V. Burg
   “    John J. Finigan
Musician   Lloyd W. Rounds
   “    Walter F. Marchant
Artificer   Everett E. Fletcher
Wagoner   George H. Mitchell
Priv.    Aldrich, Robert N.
  “    Allebough, Henry T.
  “    Allen, Crawford
  “    Barnes, Henry
  “    Brehany, James P.
  “    Brown, Albert L. E.
  “    Byer, Joseph B.
  “    Cady, Frank N.
  “    Carr, Daniel F.
  “    Carroll, John
  “    Dalton, Thomas
  “    Donahue, Edward
  “    Drinan, John T., Jr.
  “      Drowne, Robert H.
  “    Dupony, Milton A.
  “     Ellery, Leon K.
  “    Elmes, Robert
  “    Fenton, George J.R
Priv.    Fletcher, Albert
  “    Flynn, Patrick
  “    Goff, Harry E.
  “    Hadfield, William H.
  “    Hannah, Alexander
  “    Hannah, Hugh
  “     Henchey, Peter E.
  “    Jenckes, Harry B.
  “    Kavanaugh, George W.
  “    Kilton, Byron
  “    King, Harry C.
  “    Knight, Charles A.
  “    Lawson, Andrew J.
  “    Lotti, Arthur J.
  “    Maguire, William J.
  “    Manning, John F.
  “    Marchant, Charles
  “    Marshall, Charles A.
  “    Meegan, John F.
  “    Monell, William E.
  “    Moran, Joseph L.
  “    Morin, Zephirs E.
  “    Packer, Harry F.
  “    Parker, Charles E.
  “    Phillips, Ambrose B.
  “    Plunkett, Joseph A.
  “    Reynolds, George G.
  “    Root, Henry T., Jr.
  “    Sandelman, John F.
  “    Sjogren, Carl I.
  “    Smith, Jessie
  “    Smith, John P.
  “    Stead, Herbert R.
  “     Taylor, Joseph J.
  “    Whitmarsh, Henry A.
  “    Williams, Herbert R.
  “    Corthell, Howard L.
  “    Fisher, George S., Jr.
  “    Mykins, Joseph H.
Sergt.    Martin, Charles F.
  “    Webster, Frank N.
Corp.    Brown, Earle
  “    Sanders, Benjamin F.
  “    Wolfer, Richard E.
Priv.    Spinney, Harry R.
  “    Ward, Samuel P.
Priv.    McCausland, Walter W.
Sergt.    Tuttle, Elihu S.
Priv.    Goff, James A.
  “    Mack Cornelius J.
  “    Bliss, Jerome B.
  “    Gorman, Herbert F.
  “    Smith, Walter B., Jr.
Art.    Bischoff, Frederick A.
Priv.    Cooper, Oliver W.
  “    Forsythe, William S.
  “    Hawkins, Fred
  “    Paull, Charles L. F.
  “    Donovan, John A. F.
  “    Swank, Thaddeus A.
  “    Hill, Eugene
  “   Mantell, George E.

Company B:

Capt    Maurice H. Cooke
1st Lieut.   Reginald M. Ames
2nd Lieut.   Joseph P. Burgess
  “    Howard A. Richmond
  “    Horace S. Peck
1st Sergt.   Harry A. Cash
Q. M. Sergt.   Michael F. Egan
Sergt.    Allen M. Jeffers
 “    William D. Trew
 “    Robert E. Washburne
 “    Joseph Beaudry
Corp.    Robert L. Laird
 “    Clarence W. Cooper
 “    William T. Barnes
 “    Grahame Kilvert
 “    Walter Bateson
 “    Chester Maxfield
 “    Walter W. Wesley
 “    Dennis A. Driscoll
 “    Edwin L. Blaine
 “    Andrew Troy, Jr.
 “    Charles White
 “    William H. Clark
 “    Alfred E. Millard
Mus.    John F. Bowen
 “    Thomas J. McDermott
Art.    Ossian E. Geer
Wag.    William Christie
Priv.    Allen, George E.
 “    Andrews, William H.
 “    Beau Sejour, Reme A.
 “    Benjamin, James A.
 “    Bowen, Gilbert G.
 “    Burke, John M.
 “    Carpenter, George E.
 “    Carter, Herbert E.
 “    Clegg, Wilfred F.
 “    Cooper, James W., Jr.
 “    Cornell, Howard, W.
 “    Degan, John T.
 “    Driscoll, Daniel P.
 “    Driscoll, Thomas A.
 “    Eklund, Gustaf
 “     Evans, George
Priv.    Follen, Joseph J.
 “    Forsett, Richard
 “    Gagnon, Peter A.
 “    Gorton, Frank J.
 “    Gorton, Walter A.
 “    Grimes, Thomas F.
 “    Hoadley, Charles H.
 “    Holmes, Albert R.
 “    Keegan, John E.
 “    Laporte, Edward F.
 “    Losea, Raymond M
 “    Lyons, Joseph
 “    McCrory, John
 “    McNulty, John C.
 “    McNulty, John J.
 “    Miller, Charles A.
 “    Mitchell, Joseph
 “    Mitchell, Rene J.
 “    Morgan, Hugh P.
 “    Mortin, John M.
 “    Murray, Patrick
 “    Nichols, Arthur R.
 “    Nulty, Michael J.
 “    O’Neil, Henry F.
 “    Phillips, Edward J.
 “    Prout, William P.
 “    Ralph, Harris A.
 “    Randall, Charles W.
 “    Randall, George F.
 “    Saucier, Antoine L.
 “    Sullivan, Frank B.
 “    Toye, Earnest S.
 “    Trait, John C.
 “    West, George A.
 “    Whelan, Mathew A.
 “    Hathaway, Charles H.
 “    Josephi, Nathaniel
 “    Murphy, Henry
Q. M. Sergt.   Walter M. Baker
Corp.    Gardner Cornett
 “    Walter H. Gladding
 “    Walter D. Kilvert
 “    Frederick L. Jenckes
Priv.    Baker, Walter J.
 “    Coughlin, John J.
 “    Fuller, Elmer E.
Priv.    Kellet, Charles
 “    Sprague, George B.
 “    Cocroft, Frederick E.
 “    Duffy, Thomas P.
 “    Jillson, Frederick W.
 “    Judge, Michael
 “    LeClaire, Fred D.
 “    Lewis, Joseph W.
 “    Lewis, William J.
 “    Maguire, John
 “    Moore, Thomas S.
 “    Nichols, Jessie S.
 “    Rodgers, John E.
Art.    Shippee, Stephen E.

Company C:

Capt.    Harold S. Pearce
Capt.    Everett E. Whipple
1st Lieut.   Archibald C. Matteson
2nd Lieut.   Walter S. Turney
1st Sergt.   Frederick A. Sherive
Q. M. Sergt.   James H. Sprague
Sergt.    Niles J. Arnzen
 “    Howard C. Johnson
 “    Robert E. Thornton
 “    John Craven
Corp.    Duane E. Kelsey
 “    Nils O. Degerberg
 “    Hermann Bloser
 “    Ellridge H. Thompson
 “    Charles O. Carleton
 “    Martin F. Burke
 “    John McCawley
 “    Andrew J. McCormack
 “    John Fife, Jr.
 “    Joshua D. Hodgsen
 “    William F. McKenna
 “    Herbert H. Edwards
 “    Emil Hauff
Mus.    Frank A. Grover
 “    James A. Smith
Art.    Fred A. Barnes
Wag.    Frank A. Chipperfield
Priv.    Armstrong, James
 “    Babcock, Frederick E.
 “    Bagley, Thomas F.
 “    Barker, Horace R.
 “    Blanchard, Arthur
 “    Boyd, Elmer
 “    Brennan, Frank J.
 “    Butman, Frederick O.
 “    Catelli, Leone
 “    Conley, Peter
 “    Crane, Maurice H.
 “    Dahlgren, Leonard
 “    Davison, James, Jr.
 “    Delfino, Lingi
 “    Douglas, James
 “    Douglas, Robert P.
 “    Eade, Thomas N.
Priv.    Ehrhart, Anton
 “    Finnegan, Edward
 “    Galligan, John W.
 “    Glockle, John J.
 “    Gould, William E.
 “    Grady, John J.
 “    Hannigan, John G.
 “    Hartley, William
 “    Humphrey, George E.
 “    Jutras, William P
 “    Kane, William
 “    Kiley, Henry M.
 “    Knapp, Amos M.
 “    Laagerguist, Carl F.
 “    Lewis, John T.
 “    Maroney, Michael F.
 “    Martin, William
 “    McCue, Stephen M.
 “    McDonough, William H.
 “    McGregor, William
 “    McLane, Walter
 “    Miller, Henry J.
 “    Mueller, Theodore J.
 “    Nelligan, Dennis J.
 “    Nelson, Oscar
 “    O’Donnell, Richard F.
 “    O’Neill, Robert W.
 “    Pilkerton, James H.
 “    Rafferty, Thomas
 “    Read, John T.
 “    Regnault, Charles F.
 “    Reynolds, Bartholomew
 “    Richards, Eugene
 “    Robinson, Walter G.
 “    Salsbury, Lewis H.
 “    Sarna, Peter
 “    Sauriol, Napolean
 “    Slade, John H.
 “    Smith, John G.
 “    Smith, John T.
 “    Texido, Frederick V.
 “    Wallace, Edward R.
 “    Wolter, Helmer J.
 “    Wood, Frederick J.
 “    Yeaw, Robert W.
 “    Keough, Edward
Priv.    McLachlan, John V.
Q. M. Sergt.   William L. Tarrant
Corp.    William M. Waterman
 “    Charles B. Montgomery
Art.    Maurice J. Welsh
Priv.    Austin, Eugene A.
 “    Dahlin, John
 “    Fry, William C.
 “    Roach, John
 “    Turbitt, Richard F.
 “    Waterman, Zeno, Jr.
 “    Wilcox, Charles E.
 “    Burton, James
 “    Fuller, George E.
 “    McTwiggin, James
 “    Salmon, Lewis E.
 “    Shaughnessy, Patrick L.
 “    Essex, Edward E.
 “    McCarthy, John I.
 “    McCarron, Owen

Company D:

Capt    Thomas F. McGill
1st Lieut.   Charles F. May
2nd Lieut.    John O’Connor
1st Sergt.   Felix F. Casey
Q. M. Sergt.   Thomas F. Cafferty
Sergt.    Andrew F. Rooney
  “    Daniel J. Ryan
  “    Timothy McQueeny
  “    Fred J. Boldue
Corp.     William F. Ryan
  “    Patrick W. Kennedy
  “    John F. Farrell
  “    Joseph H. Reilly
  “    John F. O’Neill
  “    Alfred J. Gagnon
  “    John F. McHale
  “    Robert J. Canning
  “    Patrick M. Dalton
  “    John W. Lawless
  “    Napoleon Vigue
  “    Frank C. Howard
Cook Corp.   Edward Sanderson
Mus.    Rudolph H. Breault
  “    Edward I Archambault
Art.    John F. Cunningham
Wag.    Albert J. Pitcarn
Priv.    Aldrich, Walter F.
  “    Angell, Berthold A.
  “    Archambault, Alphonse
  “    Archambault, Joseph R.
  “    Benjamin, Agustus
  “    Benjamin, Frank A.
  “    Benjamin, Louis F.
  “    Bliss, Patrick
  “    Bolduc, Joseph
  “    Boullester, Jerome H.
  “    Buston, George
  “    Byrne, James
  “    Cafferty, Charles A.
  “    Calleton, Arthur
  “    Comstock, Harry W.
  “    Cragan, Thomas H.
  “    Crochiere, Joseph Z.
  “    Crosby, Alexander M.
 Priv.    Darcey, William A.
  “    Dion, Homer
  “    Donahue, James
  “    Doyle, Thomas H.
  “    Ferguson, John S.
  “    Fly, Edward
  “    Flynn, John F.
  “    Freelove, George A.
  “    Hennebury, John
  “    Hennebury, Patrick J.
  “    Hill, William J., Jr.
  “    Holahan, William F.
  “    Keegan, John J.
  “    Kelley, Peter E.
  “    Kennedy, Edward F.
  “    Langlois, Joseph
  “    Lemarcher, George
  “    Lincoln, Thomas H.
  “    McCabe, James J.
  “    McCullough, Michael T.
  “    McGovern, John F.
  “    McGovern, Patrick D.
  “    McIntyre, James J.
  “    McKenna, Mark A.
  “    McQuade, James
  “    Minchin, John
  “    Morin, George A.
  “    Morris, Michael
  “    Mullin, Patrick J.
  “    O’Neill, John T.
  “    Perry, William J.
  “    Reilly, James J.
  “    Reilly, Patrick F.
  “    Richard, John B. A.
  “    Roberts, Celestine
  “    Rodgers, William H.
  “    Roudeau, Rodrique
  “    Ryan, John D.
  “    Savaria, Frank
  “    Scott, Saul S.
  “    Stone, Harry P.
  “    Sullivan, James E.
  “    Sutherland, Adelard
  “    Theroux, Paul
  “    Tracey, Thomas H.
  “    Walsh, Thomas M.
Priv.     Ward, William J.
  “    Wilson, William A.
  “    Byrnes, Michael J.
Crop.    King, Lewis E.
Priv.    Reilly, Patrick F.
  “    Richardson, John F.
  “    Scully, James J.
  “    Lambert, Felix
Wag.    Darling, Horace
Priv.    Nevius, Albert R.
  “    O’Conner, John J.
  “    Riley, Thomas J.
  “    Stewart, Peter L.
  “    Jones, Millard F.

Company E:

Capt    Stephen Waterman
  “    Charles H. Ledward
1st Lieut.   Charles E. Mulhearn
2nd Lieut.   George H. Slocum
2nd Lieut.    Henry C. Moore
1st Sergt.   Joseph F. O’Hearn
Q. M. Sergt.   Charles W. Nunan
Sergt.    Walter N. Kinney
  “    James Lafferty
  “    John P. Clancey
  “    James J. Cleary
Corp.    Arthur W. Tyas
  “    Thomas Cunningham
  “    Henry Taylor
  “    Joseph J. O’Connell
  “    Francis Maguire
  “    Frank S. Murphy
  “    Thomas F. Regan
  “    Bernard Fitzpatrick
  “    Thomas Brady
  “    Thomas Fitzgerald
  “    James A. Rochford
  “    Michael A. Sullivan
Cook Corp.   Dennis Morrisey
Musician   George R. Potter
  “    Joseph Rosseau
Artificer   William Baxter
Wagoner   Godfrey J. Collum
Priv.    Aldrich, John
  “    Bayles, Alfred
  ‘    Brindamour, Francois
  “    Brindle, Arthur
  “    Campbell, Patrick
  “    Clark, James J.
  “    Clarke, John
  “    Cohen, William A.
  “    Cronin, William J.
  “    Connors, James J.
  “    Daily, Joseph J.
  “    Deningham, John H.
  “    Dickson, John
  “    Donahue, Peter F.
  “    Duffy, Bernard T.
  “    Feeley, Edward
Priv.    Ferguson, George
  “    Finnigan, John J.
  “    Ford, William J.
  “    Galligan, Charles H.
  “    Garrity, John
  “    Giblin, Peter S.
  “    Gillooley, Walter R.
  “    Goodinson, Ernest
  “    Greene, George H.
  “    Hickey, Edward
  “    Kirwan, Joseph
  “    Knight, Robert J.
  “    Labossier, George
  “    Langevin, Peter
  “    Lanneville, John
  “    Luther, James B.
  “    Maguire, Thomas
  “    Mahan, James
  “    Martin, Robert E.
  “    McAlice, John
  “    McCormick, Martin J.
  “    McGair, Frank
  “    McGinn, Richard H.
  “    McKenna, Daniel A., Jr.
  “    McKenna, James H.
  “    McNeill, Mark
  “    McRand, John T.
  “    Meegan, Owen E.
  “    Mengel, August
  “    Mullally, John
  “    Parisi, Guy
  “    Peterson, William
  “    Pilkerton, John T.
  “    Reynolds, John
  “    Rheaume, Louis N.
  “    Roudeau, Jeremie
  “    Smith, George
  “    Smith, John J.
  “    Sullivan, Patrick H.
  “    Sullivan, Timothy J.
  “    Thornton, John
  “    Tuell, Charles, C.
  “    Turely, Henry P.
  “    Walmsley, John
  “    Williams, John P.
  “    Wilson, Alexander
Priv.    Prince, Clarence R.
1st Sergt.    George A. Rich
Musician   William J. Riley
Sergt.    Harry A. Barrows
Priv.    Clark, William N.
Sergt.    Gavigan, James F.
  “    McCabe, James
  “    McCabe, John
  “    McCann, John
  “    Forgarty, James
  “    McCallan, Thomas
  “    Sholes, George N.
  “    Bingham, Walter S.
  “    Atchinson, Joseph J.
  “    Sculley, Michael A.
Corp.    Freeman, George S.
  “    Morrison, James

Company F:

Capt    Charles W. Cutler
1st Lieut.   Edward J. Burdick
2nd Lieut.   Harry F. Sanderson
1st Sergt.   Augustus P. Hamlin
Q. M. Sergt.   Robert G. Biesel
Sergt.    Henry S. Bliss
 “     John B. Batchelor
 “     George F. Bliss
 “     Francis G. Wilbur
Corp.    John R. Peabody
 “     Charles H. Miller
 “     Elmer E. Baker
 “     Everett L. A. Easton
 “     George H. Wilbar, Jr.
 “     Charles F. Gilroy
 “     John Lash
 “     James D. Wells
 “     John J. M. Martin
 “     Arthur L. Flemming
 “     John Caulfield
Musician   Turner, Calvert
 “     George S. Gilliam
Artificer   Patrick C. Mulqueeney
Priv.    Ainsworth, John C.
 “     Anderson, Julius
 “     Andrews, Herbert C.
 “     Archambault, Elie
 “     Bannon, Samuel
 “     Beech, John W.
 “     Blom, Gustave H.
 “     Bowman, Richard
 ‘     Bruce, Nelson R.
 “     Burgeson, Charles A.
 “     Butler, William
 “     Casey, Michael
 “     Conlin, John J.
 “     Counter, Frank E.
 “     Croughan, Luke
 “     Dahl, Axel W.
 “     Deasy, Daniel J.
 “     Devlin, John M
 “     Dooley, Joseph E.
 “     Doty, William V.
 “     Duffey, Edward
Priv.    Dwyer, Timothy J.
 “     Farrington, George S.
 “     Foley, John
 “     Fraher, Joseph M.
 “     Fulton, John F.
 “     Galligan, John A.
 “     Galvin, John
 “     Gardiner, Alexander
 “     Garvery, William H.
 “     Garvill, Charles G.
 “     Hague, James W.
 “     Haskell, Benjamin F.
 “     Hedges, Stephen E.
 “     Hogan, John
 “     Hughes, James A.
 “     Jenkins, John A.
 “     Johnson, Andrew
 “     Keeley, Edward F.
 “     Kiley, Michael A.
 “     Laffan, Edmond A.
 “     Markey, Michael J.
 “     Matthews,  Henry W.
 “     Maxfield, Preston K.
 “     McNanee, Patrick J.
 “     Menard, Frank
 “     Mercier, Walter P.
 “     North, Carl
 “     Norton, John
 “     Osfield, James F., Jr.
 “     Pearce, James H.
 “     Peterson, Andrew F.
 “     Roche, Daniel J.
 “     Ronayne, William A.
 “     Ruddy, Charles A.
 “     Sandland, Thomas F.
 “     Smith, Herbert
 “     St. Onge, Nelson
 “     Tracy, John F.
 “     Vaughn, Patrick
 “     Wells, William
Wag.    Baker, Charles
Priv.    Rowan, Patrick
 “     Sheahan, Joseph V.
 “     O’Brien, Charles H.
 “     Chappell, Albert R.
Wag.    Ross, John R.
Corp.    Shaw, John P.
 “     Openshaw, James M.
 “     Fullerton, Francis N.
 “     Casey, John P.
 “     Kelly, William I.
Priv.    Bryant, Everett M.
 “     Dolan, William
 “     Wilcox, Charles A.
 “     Eaton, John J.
 “     Gibbons, John J.
 “     Hoffman, John J.
 “     Lundstrum, Augustus R.
 “     Sullivan, James W.
 “     Sullivan, John F.
 “     Sullivan, Thomas J.
 “     Gallagher, Patrick J.
 “     Manigan, John F.

Company G:

Capt    George A. Forsyth
1st Lieut.   Amasa M. Eaton, Jr.
2nd Lieut.   Arthur B. Spink
 “     Michael P. O’Flaherty
1st Sergt.   Richard A. Joyce
Q. M. Sergt.   Edgar M. Patterson
Sergt.    Thomas H. Smith
 “     Daniel B. Angell
 “     Joshua S. Tinsley
 “     Fred W. Fisher
Corp    Joseph C. Marksby
 “     Franklin B. Folger Jr.
 “     Harry J. Collum
 “     John A. Skedgell
 “     George L. P. James
 “     Michael J. Ryan
 “     Walter F. Chase
 “     Harry T. Powers
 “     Edwin C. Matteson
 “     John M. Reynolds
Cook Corp.   Charles Leicht
 “     Alvorah H. Adams
 “     Michael J. Donnelly
Mus.    Edward W. Hale
 “     Richard Lund
Art.    Sigurd Freudenthal
Wag.    Fred D. Eddy
Priv.    Alderwick, Oscar C.
 “     Austin, Fred A.
 “     Ayer, Oliver S.
 “     Blaine, Frank J.
 “     Booker, Fred A.
 “     Bowditch, James P.
 “     Brais, Hervey J.
 “     Burgess, Joseph S.
 “     Burr, William H.
 “     Byrne, Joseph P.
 “     Campbell, Christopher
 “     Carr, Albert
 “     Cheek, James E.
 “     Conneely, John E.
 “     Danford, Charles R.
 “     Davis, Elbridge G.
Priv.    Dickinson, James G.
 “     Doyle, James G.
 “     Fenner, Joseph H. Jr.
 “     Fitton, William A.
 “     Fontaine, Joseph
 “     Gemmell, James, Jr.
 “     Gonyea, Joseph C.
 “     Hamilton, John H.
 “     Harcourt, Burtram A.
 “     Hurley, Daniel J., Jr.
 “     Johnson, Joel O.
 “     Joyce, Harry
 “     Kavanagh, William H.
 “     Lachapelle, Ralph D.
 “     Lagerquist, Ernest
 “     Lambert, Frank
 “     Leffort, William M.
 “     Maloney, John T.
 “     McKinnon, William H.
 “     McStay, John
 “     Merrill, Stephen
 “     Muir, George, Jr.
 “     Mulligan, Paul
 “     Munro, Frank N.
 “     O’ Connors, John Jr.
 “     O’Donnell, James E.
 “     O’Flaherty, Jeremiah J.
 “     O’Toole, Stephen
 “     Ouimette, George E.
 “     Ouimette, Lawrence A.
 “     Pierzentkowsky, Carl E.
 “     Pilling, James A.
 “     Robalewski, Konstantin
 “     Rodgers, Alexander
 “     Rowse, George W., Jr.
 “     Schulty, Joseph
 “     Shea, John
 “     Sullivan, Frank
 “     Taylor, James H.
 “     Tuckerman, Carl O.
 “     Wagner, Max W.
 “     Winterbottom, Albert
 “     Wright, Edward
 “     Zarkowski, John S.
Sergt.     Norton, Richard P.
Corp.    Watson, James F.
Corp.    Oldridge, Joseph F.
Priv.    Asquith, Leonard A.
 “     Boyle, Joseph F.
 ‘     Lavine, Frank
 “     Lindsay, Robert
 “     Smith, Henry W.
 “     Holden, William F.
 “     James, Byron M.
 “     Rigney, Frank P.
 “     Collins Calvin D.
 “     Cote, Peter O.
 “     Bergstrand, George
 “     Burke, Michael A.
 “     Fuller, Herbert
 “     Knowles, William H.
 “     Quigley, William T.
 “     Robertson, Solomon

Company H:

Capt John Kelly
 “  Walter G. Gatchell
1st Lieut.  William E. McGann
2nd Lieut.  Walter L. Fanning
1st Sergt.  James H. Rooney
Q. M. Sergt.  William Turner
Sergt. Bernard F. Keane
 "  Edward J. McBride
 “  Joseph P. Hyman
 "James J. Horrigan
Corp. Charles M Sullivan
 “  Martin F. Farrell, Jr.
 “  Albert E. Bell
 “  Hubert F. Kelley
 “  Arthur P. Sontag
 “  James A. Meehan
 “  Peter J. Quinn
 “  William J. MacDougald
 “  Fred H. Ball
 “  Dennis F. Fanning
 “  Albert F. Sontag
 “  Michael J. Murphy
Cook Corp. James A. Lavin
Musician Oscar T. Boutier
 “  Michael Hayden
Artificer Eugene P. O’Reilley
Wagoner Bernard Barry
Priv. Armstrong, James F.
 “  Balcome, Victor
 “  Burke, Daniel F.
 “  Boyle, James
 “  Caine, Michael J.
 “  Christie, Hugh C.
 “  Colburn, Frank E.
 “  Corrigan, Alexander J.
 “  Corcoran, John F.
 “  Creed, James J.
 “  Creighton, William J.
 “  Creighton, Peter Jr.
 “  Cummings, James
 “  Cunneen, Benjamin
 “  Devlin, James
 “  Durrigan, John
 “  Dwyer, Michael
 “  Dwyer, Edward L.
 " Davin, George
 “  Dolan, Patrick F.
 “  Doyle, Thomas A.
 “  Finnegan, Michael
 ‘  Flynn, Peter
 “  Gleason, Patrick
 “  Gurry, John
 “  Galligan, Christopher C.
 “  Holehouse, John
 “  Hughes, Edward C.
 “  Hunt, James A.
 “  Hudson, Richard
 “  Kelley, John
 “  Kelley, Martin F.
 “  Kenney, William H.
 “  Keegan, Edward F.
 “  Kosicki, Andrew
 “  Lapierre, William A.
 “  Leahey, William H.
 “  Lynch, John J.
 “  Maloney, James H.
 “  Mellen, Daniel D.
 “  Mish, William
 “  Mulholland, James J.
 “  McCarthy, John B
 “  Norton, John
 “  O’Brien, John
 “  O’Brien, Thomas M.
 “  O’ Conner, Andrew
 “  Quinn, John M.
 “  Quinn, Frederick A.
 ‘  Rostron, Frederick A.
 “  Rostron, Frank
 “  Smith, John
 “  Smolinski, George
 “  Sheedy, Patrick H.
 “  Schnur, Adolf
 “  Tabet, Wadia S.
 “  Tobin, William M.
 “  Todd, Robert F.
 “  Trainor, John F.
 “  Vachon, Arthur
 “  Woodward, Thomas H.
 “  White, Francis A.
 “  Wylie, Hugh
 “  Whelan, William
 " Winters, James J.
 “  Young, William S.
 " Michael, Franklin
 “  Edmund Lucitt
 “  John J. McKenna
 “  Claude C. Clayton
 “  Joseph F. Oates
 “  Charles H. Gorman
 “  Ellis C. Jones
 “  John Carlson
 “  William H. O. Day
 “  Joseph Carney
 ‘  Albert Matthews
 “  Edward Walsh
 “  Joseph Davis
 “  John Farrell

Company I:

Capt. Lewis Patstone
1st Lieut. Edward Mitchell
2nd Lieut. George R. D. McGregor
1st Lieut. William H. Fittz
Q. M. Sergt. George M. Jobe
Sergt. William E. Jordan
 “ Traverse R. Darling
 “ Richard L. Phelan
 “ Carl E. Soderberg
Corp. Edwin Maudsley
 “ James H. McElroy
 “ Herbert F. Read
 “ Michael J. Landy
 “ William Smith
 “ James W. Gallaghen
 “ Cornelius Lynch
 “ Joseph O. A. Smith
 “ Gilbert H. Shurtlieff
 “ Francois O. Asselin
 “ James H. Brown
 “ Stephen H. Brown
 “ Albert C. Clark
Mus.  Charles C. Dillon
 “ Charles J. Hanley
Wag. John L. Owens
Art. Watson Raynard
Priv. Ahern, Joseph
 “ Barney, Herbert N.
Sergt.  Bowman, Thomas
Priv. Brehaney, John J.
 “ Brown, John
 “ Brown, Thomas
 “ Burdick, John T.
 “ Burke, Robert
 “ Butler, Peter
 “ Cahill, Patrick
 “ Clark, Henry J.
 “ Clark, Joseph
 “ Clarke, Charles
 “ Coyle, Benjamin
 “ Craig, William J.
 “ Crane, James F.
 “ Creamer, Patrick
 “ Cronin, Michael F.
 “ Cullen, Frank H.
 “ Delahaunt, Michael F.
Corp. Dodd, Robert H.
Priv. Donohue, Henry
 “ Doonan, Thomas
 “ Duffy, Peter F.
 “ Eagan, Michael J.
 “ Evens, Henry
 “ Fairman, Alfred D.
 “ Fanning, Frank M.
" Franklin, Everett
" Gagon, Philip D.
 “ Gearin, William
 “ Gibson, Robert
 “ Gleeson, Michael
 “ Gottlieb, Adam
 “ Howland, Clifford W.
 “ Kelleher, Patrick F.
 “ King, Patrick
 “ Knowles, Herbert C.
Sergt. Laphan, Frank H.
Priv. Lennon, Francis J.
 “ Lynch, Thomas J.
 “ Macreading, Frank H.
 “ Macreading, Howard S.
 “ Maguire, Charles J.
 “ Maloney, James H.
 “ Marland, Joshua
 “ Martin, John T.
 “ Mathewson, Leverett
 “ Mawdsley, James
 “ McCarthy, Justin J.
 “ McDonaugh, Charles E.
" McFarland, George D.
 “ McGovern, Patrick
 “ McHugh, Thomas
 “ McKenna, Peter
 “ Mooney, William
 “ Morris, Thomas
 “ Murphy, John H.
Corp. Murphy, John T.
Priv. Nadeau, Joseph
 “ Normandin, Neddie L.
 “ O’Brien, John
 “ O’Conner, John W.
 “ Palmer, Edward E.
 “ Perrin, Adelbert L.
" Powers, John E.
 “ Powers, Patrick J.
 “ Quiniat, Sebastian
 “ Radloff, Charles D.
 “ Redding, William
 “ Sarfield, Patrick J.
 “ Scott, William H.
 “ Sullivan, John H.
 “ Towle, Truman
 “ Tupper, Arthur L.
 “ Viall, Frederic N.
 “ Vinton, Michael
 “ Walsh, Henry M.
 “ Webber, Harry L.
 “ Welch, William J.
 “ Whiteside, William H.
 “ Wing, Frank A.
 “ Worthington, William

Company K:

(Company K was formed from Company E, Brigade of Rhode Island Militia)

Capt. Walter D. Slyne
1st Lieut. Abraham P. Datson
2d Lieut. William G. Laird
1st Sergt. Nash, Arthur N.
1st Sergt. John A. Wilcox
Q.M. Sergt. Henry W. Sutcliffe
Sergt. Bourdon A. Babcock
   “      Albert E. Green
   “      Eugene H. Partelo
   “      Roscoe C. A. Babcock
Corp. William A. Sweet
   “      George E. Leonard
   “      John F. McNally
   “      Carroll C. Jagger
   “      Lewis, Thomas
   “      Henry Lindsay
   “      John T. Datson
   “      Arthur E. Crumb
   “      Charles W. E. Scott
   “      Frank P. Smith
   “      Herbert W. Whipple
    “      Martin O. Toole
   “      John M. Franco
   “      Orlando Allen
 Musician, Walter A. Eells
   “        Gavitt, Roland D.
   “        John W. Wilson
Artificer, Robert B. Taylor
Wagoner, Fred Clarke
Priv., Amelotte, Joseph
   “     Ames, Freeborn B.
   “     Austin, William H
   “     Baraclough, Leopold
   “     Bennett, Edward H.
   “     Blanchard, Benjamin F.
   “     Bodo, Tellis  P.
   “     Boss, Burton S.
   “     Bowers, Richard T,
   “     Brown, John F.
   “     Burdick, Archie W.
Priv.   Cantelin, John H.
   “     Cavanaugh, Thomas A.
   “     Chapman Thomas L.
   “     Cole, Joseph W.
   “     Collins, Frederick W
   “     Connell, John J.
   “     Connors, Peter J.
   “     Cook, Stephen A.
   “     Cooke, Samuel E.
   “     Cox, Joseph L.
   “     Cronin, James F.
   “     Cuttle, Thomas E.
   “     Donnelly, Hugh F.
   “     Duffy, John H.
   “     Feeley, John T.
   “     Follett, John F.
   “     Forsyth, William T, Jr.
   “     Freeman, George W.
   “     Gallacher, Daniel
   “     Gallagher, Lewis  J.
   “     Gardner, James H.
Priv.  Geary, Michael
   “     Gormley, James F.
   “     Greene, James E.
   “     Guy, Frank E.
   “     Hart, John J.
   “     Hartmeyer, Adolph.
   “     Heaney, Henry.
   “     Hill, William O.
   “     Hoadley, Frederick
   “     Hockstein, Arthur
   “     Kenyon, George H.
   “     King, Harry M.
   “     King, John E.
   “     Larkum, Henry B.
   “     Lee, Frank J.
   “      Lindburg, Ernst B.
   “     Mahan, James J.
   “     Maloney, Richard J.
   “     McCabe, Terry
   “     McCallam, Charles
   “     McCann, William J.
   “     McClosky, William A.
   “     McGough, Frank P.
 Priv.  Northrup, Theodore
   “     O’Neill, John F.
   “     Palmer, Frederick A.
   “     Parsons, Fred
   “     Patterson, Charles A.
   “     Pendleton, Edward H.
   “     Prendergast, John C.
   “     Pridy,William H.
   “     Rochford, William E.
   “     Rooney, James
   “     Rowan, George, A.
   “     Rushlow, Clifford
   “     Saul, Joseph P.
   “     Sexton, Patrick F.
   “     Spiller, William G.
   “     Sullivan, John
   “     Taylor, Herbert E.
  “     Thain, William A.
   “     Wilcox, Herbert F.
   “     Young, Gilbert
   “     Ashworth Edward
   “     Samuel, W. Jr.

Company L:

Capt.,   Henry C. Card, Jr.
1st Lt., Fred W. Salley
    “      Thomas F. Rodgers
2d Lt., Eugene F. Rooney
1st Sgt. Earl C. Pierce
Q.M.Sgt., Ansel Holman
Sgt.      Stephen S. Greene
    “      Maynard Burlingame
    “      John J. Eagan
    “      Edwin T. Arnold
    “      Gaskill, James P.
    “      Redfern, Walter L.
     “      Fraine, Andrew
Corp.   Burton E. Salley
    “      Walter L. Grant
    “      Edward P. Tobie, Jr.
    “      Michael Murnane
    “      Byron J. Tucker
    “      Peter F. Owens
    “      Lloyd M. Cook
    “      John J. Rodgers
    “      Thomas Gilfillan
    “      Ezra D. Groves
    “      George L. Drury
    “      Ernest V. Heath
    “      William A. Myers
    “       Cook, Frederick H.
    “       Delabarre, Harry L.
Musician, Albert F. Tucker
Musician, Arnold, Louis B.
Artificer, Edgar L. Whipple
Wagoner, Leroy C. Jillson
Priv.,   Arnold, Ira W.
    “      Basquin, Eugene, E.
    “      Beauregard, Eugene
    “      Bonin, Edward L.
    “      Bonin, Henry J.
    “      Boyd, Joseph
    “      Buxton, Walter S.
    “      Campbell, Thomas
    “      Cates, Harry D.
    “      Cavanaugh, Thomas F.
    “      Coyne, James J.
    “      Cullen, Patrick C.
.   “      Decelles, Elphage
    “      Desantels, Ulderic
    “      Desparlais, Napoleon
    “      Dowling, Patrick B..
    “      Duhaine, George H.
    “      Dwyer, John J.
    “      Etu, Charles J.
    “      Flemming, James
    “      Galligan, Cornelius
    “      Gignere, Moisi
    “      Glover, Harry M.
    “      Guertin, Oscar
    “      Hackett, Arthur T.
    “      Holbrook, Harry W.
    “      Hubert, Henry J.
    “      Ivers, Timothy D.
    “      Joanson, August
    “      Keating, Daniel J..
    “      Knox, Henry M.
    “      Lafontaine, Joseph
    “      Lavalle, Joseph
    “      Lavender, William N.
    “      Maher, Thomas P.
    “      Maloney, Frank H.
    “      Manahan, Frank
    “      Mason, Eugene L.
    “      McEllin, Daniel W.
    “      McHale, Patrick J.
    “      McMahon, John F.
    “      McMahon, Patrick
    “      McNally, James H.
    “      Meyer, Louis
    “      Michand, Albert
    “      Mitchell, John R.
    “      Mulholland, John H.
    “      O’Keefe, Thomas, J.
    “      O’Neill, Thomas H.
    “      O’Neill, William F.
    “      Paradis, Alfred
    “      Parker, John A.
    “      Paul, Peter
    “      Penery, Augustus E.
    “      Plantier, Alexander
    “      Praray,Walter F.
    “      Provensal, Addelard
    “      Simmons, Eugene
    “      Sliney, John D.
    “      Smith, Joseph F.
    “      Smith, Michael J.
    “      Stearns, Herbert A.
    “      Tabor,William H.
    “      Taylor, William
    “      Townshend, George W.
    “      Turner, George W.
    “      Vincent, Arthur
    “      Walsh, James H.
    “      Welch, Peter
    “      Whalen, William
    “      Yard, Hiram
    “      Dean, Charles T. E.
    “      Jenkes, Lewis C.

Company M:

Capt.,     Bernard Hackett
1st Lt.,   Walter E. Harrington
2d Lt.,    Herbert D. Casey
   “          George E. Bassett
1st Sgt., Henry W. Connor
Q.M. Sgt., Walter McQueen
Sgt.,       Walter Murgatroyd
    “         Jeremiah H. McDonald
    “         Bartholomew J. Deignan
    “         Charles M. Macdonald
Corp.,     John A. Smith
   “          Alexander Dickens
   “          James J. Haigh
   “          Patrick R. Coyle
   “          John W. Nolan
   “          William H. Taft
   “          Hubert B. Degnan
   “          Louis Lafleur
   “          Max C. Geidel
   “          William Burke
   “          Loughlin, Andrew T.
   “          Kane, James R.
Cook  Corp.,  Thomas D. McPherson
Corp.,     William Waters
   “          Henry F. Bucklin
Mus.,      Herbert F. Elderkin
Mus.,     Cooney, Edward
Art.,       Jeremiah G. Sullivan
Art.,       Stearns, William C.
Wag.,     Daniel J. Morrisey
Priv.,      Ballou, Frank
   “          Bany, John F.
   “          Benson, James V.
   “          Boivin, Frederick A.
   “          Burke, Michael E.
   “          Carlone, Angelo
   “          Casey, Bernard
   “          Christy, Samuel J.
   “          Clarklin, John T.
   “          Collins, John
   “          Collins, William S.
   “          Corey, John
   “          Curran, Patrick H.
  “           Dawart, Benjamin F.
   “          Dwyer, Patrick C.
   “          Earley, Patrick M.
   “          Edmonds, Frank
   “          Farlley, Martin J.
   “          Feeley James R.
   “          Flynn, Daniel
   “          Foley, William J.
   “          Fox, Michael E.
   “          France, Luke R.
   “          Geary, John J.
   “          Giblin, Frank P.
   “          Glynn, Francis, J..
   “          Graham, Charles H.
   “          Hamilton, John
   “          Hanley, Joseph
   “          Hanley, Thomas
    “         Higgins, James
   “          Hill, James W.
   “          Holt,  Samuel, Jr.
   “          Johnson, John
   “          Jones, Willie
   “          Keegan, Thomas
   “          Keenan, John F. Jr.
   “          Kelly, Michael
   “          Killian, Joseph E.
   “          Lane, Robert C.
    “         Lee, William
   “          Maher, Timothy  J.
   “          May, John P.
   “          McCarthy, Thomas
  “           McCormick, Frank H.
   “          McCormick, Michael
   “          McDonald, John
   “          McFarland, James E.
   “          McGanalan, Frank
   “          McGrath, Thomas W.
    “         McGuire, Edward
   “          McHab, George
   “          McNulty, John
   “          McParlin, John T.
   “          Morrison, Thomas H.
   “          Moynihan, Jeremiah
   “          Mulvey, John F.
   “          Murphy, Daniel J.
   “          Murphy, John
   “          Murray, Edward
   “          Murray, Leon B.
   “          Myer, Jerry
    “         Neilan, John
   “          Noonan, John H.
   “          Noonan, Thomas P.
   “          Paquin, Sidie
   “          Ryan, Neil J.
   “          Sheridon, Michael
   “          Smith, Michael J.
   “          Stevens, Roswell C.
   “          Stevenson, Edmund
   “          Strout, Everett P.
   “          Stultz, Benjamin F..
   “          Sullivan, James H.
   “          Sullivan, John L.
   “          Taylor Charles H.
   “          Upton, James J.
    “        Weiss, Frederick W.
   “         Woods, James T.


Bibliography:

Hawkins, James W. - Companies K through M.

Purcell, Maj. Arthur, USMC - Companies A through I.

Rhode Island In the War with Spain Compiled from Official Records (Providence, RI: E.L. Freeman & Sons, 1900) 375-390.

Statistical Exhibit of Strength of Volunteer Forces Called into Service During the War with Spain; with Losses from All Causes. (Washington: Government Printing Office, 1899) (unit history info.)


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