This is a partial roster of the 2nd New Jersey Volunteer Infantry. If you have rosters for additional companies of the regiment, please consider contributing the data on them to us. See how to do this by clicking here.
Field and Staff:
Colonel Edwin Hine
Lieut. Colonel Daniel Currie
Major Frances Jackson
Major Augustus Van Gieson
Major John Engel
Regt. Adjt and Capt John Hilton
Batt.Adjt and First Lt Frederick Reynolds
" " Alfred Holley
" " Henry Haase
first Lt. John H. Hopper
Major and Surgeon Charles Adams
Captain J. Ernest Shaw
First Lieut Frank R. Stokes
Second Lieut Edward Bell, Jr.
Second Lieut James F. Dunphey
First Serg. John W. Shackleton
Quartermaster James Wogon
J. Paul Boyle
Thomas J. McConnell
Brandt, John PBriody, Wm J
Burton, Edwin C
Carlisle, Henry T
Clark, James A
Courtade, John N
Courtade, George N
Dowling, Thomas A
Eagle, Charles K
Farnan, Wm J
Graham, John B
Hermann, John E,Jr
Jackson, John S.
Jones, Charles G
McClure, Charles J
Morlot, Edward J
Morrison, Adam, Jr.
Naumann, Christian J
Neal, Wm A
Potter, Wm A
Purce, John Jr
Van Houten, Robert
Van Ness, Paul M
Whalen, Wm J
Captain Elward A. Scanland
First Lt. Herbert Gould
Second Lt. James S. Robinson
First Sergeant Wm Holt
Quartermaster George Mills
Brierley, James G.
Compton, Harry C.
Martin, Wm S.
Dye, John T
Van Blarcom, James
Van Dam, John
Hardy, John C.
Alyea, Harry S.
De Graff, Nicholas
Dickinson, Ben Jr.
Dittmer, Wm C
Dunkle, John H
Fitzpatrick, Wm B
O'Brien, Wm J
Smith, Wm C
Company F (partial listing)
(The data below is in the following order: Name, Rank, Age, Birth location, Occupation, Date Joined)
De Ronde, Frank S., Capt., Englewood, NJ
Ruch, Louis, 1st Lt., Englewood, NJ
Love, Henry M., 2nd Lt., Englewood, NJ
Litte, Horace U., 1st Sgt., Engleqood, NJ
Hall, Edward J., 22 (transferred to Hospital Corps)
Ruch, William D., 19, Englewood, NJ, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Rhodes, Julian F., 21, Tenafly, NJ, Tinsmith, May 2, 1898
Rueger, Barney, 26, Berlin, Germany, Horse Trainer, May 9, 1898
Smith, Benjamin S., 23, Tappau, NY, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Smith, Thomas P., 24, Brooklyn, NY Teamster, May 2. 1898
Smith, Terance J., 21, Englewood, NJ Hostler, May 9, 1898
Smith, Archibald N., 24, Englewood, NJ, Merchant, May 10, 1898
Short, Joseph, 19, Jersey City, NJ, Laborer, May 10, 1898
Shuh, Charles E., 22, Tenafly, NJ, Painter, May 2, 1898
Stamp, William H., 31, Newfield, NY, Druggist ,May 8, 1898
Sanderson, Richard W., 30, Coytesvile, NJ, Lather, May 2, 1898
Sheffler, Walter L., 21l Tenafly, NJl Butcherl May 9, 1898
Tamm, Henry C., 28, Eutin, Germany, Painter, May 7, 1898
Van Horne, William M., 28, Hackensack, NJ, Farmer, May 2, 1898
Van Buskirk, Harry C., 20, Demarest, NJ, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Van Buskirk, Maxwell P., 26, Demarest, NJ, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Van Buskirk, John A. 24 Demarest, NJ Clerk May 2, 1898
Ward, John J., 21, Englewood, NJ, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Ward, Harry P., 24, New Hackensack, NY, Lawyer, May 2, 1898
Ward, Charles F., 19, Englewood, NJ, Clerk ,May 2, 1898
Westcott, Walter V., 20, Englewood, NJ, Clerk, May 2, 1898
Westervelt, Cornelius J., 21, Englewood, NJ, Carpenter, May 2, 1898
Company A and B: Harris, Harry L., and John T. Hilton, A History of the Second Regiment NGNJ, Second N.J. Volunteers, Spanish War, Fifth NJ Infantry. (Patterson NJ: The Call Printing and Publishing Co., 1908) (Contributed by Susan Hollenbeck )
Company F: Muster Roll: New Jersey, Co. F, 2nd Regt, Captain Frank S. De Ronde, 13 May 1898. Information obtained from New Jersey, Department of State, State Archives, Trenton, NJ 08625-0307 (Contributed by Mary Ann Wandell, grand niece of Barney Rueger)
Hall, Robert S. - Information concerning Edward J. Hall, Co. F.
Image of Company G is courtesy of Paula Marsh, the great-granddaughter and great-grandniece of the two men indicated.