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Eleventh Cavalry, One Hundred and Eighth Regiment, Field & Staff Officers

11th Cavalry, 108th Regiment Field Officers

Promoted from 2nd Lieutenant to 1st  Lieutenant to Captain Oct.  5th, 1861.

Promoted from Quarter Master Serg't to 2nd Lieutenant Sept. 16th, 1861, promoted from 2nd
Lieutenant to 1st Lieutenant Oct. 5th, 1861.

Appointed Oct. 12th, 1861.

Field and Officers Staff.
Colonel SAMUEL P. SPEAR, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed Lieutenant Col Oct 5, 1861, appointed Colonel  Aug.   20, 1862,
formerly of 2nd Regiment, U.S. Dragoons.

Lieutenant Col. GEORGE STETZEL, Chambersburg, Pa.
Appointed Captain Sept. 10th, 1861, appointed 2nd Major Oct. 5, 1861,
appointed Lieutenant Col. Aug. 20, 1861.

Major SAMUEL WETHERILL, Bethlehem, Pa.
Appointed Captain Co. H, Sept. 25, 1861, appointed 2nd Major Oct. 9, 1861.

Major FRANKLIN A. STRATTON, Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Appointed Captain Co. A, Aug. 15, 1861, appointed Major Aug. 20, 1862.

Major GEORGE T. CORNOG, Chester Co., Pa.
Appointed Captain Co. B, Aug. 19, 1861, appointed Major Sept. 20, 1862.

Surgeon GEORGE C. HARLAN, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed Surgeon Sept. 14, 1861.

Assistant Surgeon HISTER M. NAGLE, Reading, Pa.
Appointed Assistant Surgeon Aug. 4, 1861.

Assistant Surgeon William J. DONER, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed Assistant Surgeon March 9, 1862.

Adjustant ARCHIBALD A. MENZIES, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed 2nd Lieutenant Oct. 14, 1862, appointed Adjutant Oct. 25, 1862.

Quartermaster CHARLES A. SHERMAN, Fort Dodge, Iowa.
Appointed R.Quarter Master April 4, 1862.

Commissary JOHN L. ROPER, Clarion, Pa.
Appointed 2nd Lieutenant Co. I, May   1861, appointed Commissary Jan. 12, 1862. 

Chaplain J. ADDISON WHITTAKER, Belvidere, N.J.
Appointed Feb. 20, 1862.

Colonel JOSIAH HARLAN, Philadelpha, Pa.
Appointed Colonel July 23, 1861, mustered out of service Aug. 20, 1862.

Major NOAH M. RUNYAN, Marion, Ohio.
Appointed 3d Major Oct. 5, 1861, resigned Sept. 15, 1862.

Assistant Surgeon J. W. APPLEGATE,.
Appointed Assistant Surgeon May 5, 1862, resigned Aug. 14, 1862.

Adjutant NATHAN H. ROBBINS, Washington, D.C.
Appointed Adjutant, Oct. 5, 1861, resigned Oct. 26, 1862.

Quartermaster SAMUEL H. JACOBS, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed Nov. 2, 1861, dropped Oct. 3, 1862.

Chaplain William H. N. STEWART, Philadelphia, Pa.
Appointed Chaplain Oct. 5, 1861, resigned Jan. 15, 1862.Captain Noah M. Runyan, Promoted to Major Oct. 6th, 1861.
1st Lieutenant William H. Kilmer, Resigned Sept. 17th, 1863.
1st Serg't William H. H. Johnston, Discharged on account of disability by
order Sec. of War Aug. 28th,
Quarter Master Serg't Charles F. Hinds, Discharged on account of disability Feb.
24th, 1863.
Serg't Alexander C. Runyan, Discharged on account of disability Sept. 9th,
Serg't Samuel F. Pence, Home sick; dropped from rolls.
Serg't Thornton J. Elliott, Promoted Serg't Major Aug. 10, 1863.Gerard Reynolds, Captain
Camp Getty, Va., Sept. 26, 1863

Roster Source: SOLDIERS MEMORIAL poster 'Lith. by A. Hoen & Co., Baltimore. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1866 by Whitney and Anderson in Dist. C of Md.
Contributed by Sally L. Goehring

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