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Thirteenth Cavalry, One Hundred and Seventeenth Regiment, Company A

117th Regiment
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Recruited in Philadelphia, Allegheny, Cumberland and Lycoming Counties, Pennsylvania


13th Cavalry, 117th PA Regiment Co. A

FIRST M LAST RANK DIED COMMENT BURIALREC
Henry Allen Pvt
Patrick Ambrose Corp Transf to Vet Reserve Corps
Thomas Ambrose Pvt 18640502 Died at Bristoe Station VA
Edwin Ashdown Pvt
Oliver J. Aults Q.M.Sgt
William M. Barian Pvt not on muster out roll
Robert Baylor Pvt not on muster out roll
William Benson Sgt
Jesse L. Benton Pvt
John Blair Pvt Discharged by surgeon
Isaac Bleckner Corp Captured, died
Peter Bowers Pvt
David Brady Pvt Discharged, expired term
James Brady Pvt Deserted 9/24/1862
John Brady Pvt Discharged, expired term
Matthew Brady Pvt Discharged, expired term
James Brian Pvt
William Browning Pvt not on muster out roll
Cornelius Carlin Sgt Deserted, and returned
Dennis Carlin Pvt
Thomas Chilcott Pvt
W. D. Christman Pvt not on muster out roll
Adam Clark Pvt Transf to US Navy 6/30/1864
George Clark Sgt 18640820 Died at Philadelphia PA
John Collins Pvt
Amos Connor Pvt 18650703
Daniel Connor Sgt Deserted 12/23/1862
Michael Considin Pvt not on muster out roll
John Conway Sgt
John Cook Pvt Deserted 5/7/1865
Thomas Cooper Pvt not on muster out roll
Richard Corcoran Pvt Deserted 2/1/1864
James Craig Pvt capt, died
Jacob F. Croll Corp 18640528 Killed at Hawes Shop VA
James L. Crother Pvt 18641002 capt, died Andersonville GA Andersonville # 20276
John Cubbison Pvt 18640614 capt, died Andersonville GA Grave 1,961.  Andersonville # 11961
A. D. Cummerford Bugler not on muster out roll
Martin Cummins Pvt 18641112 Died in Washington DC Arlington Nat Cem
Alex Davidson Pvt
William D. Davis Pvt Died, date unknown
Miles Davison Pvt
Henry R. Dawson Pvt 18650419 bur National Cem., Laurel Park, Baltimore MD
Samuel Day Sgt 18640830 Andersonville # 17282
Bernard Develin Pvt Deserted 12/23/1862
Jacob H. Dewees Capt
John Digan Pvt not on muster out roll
John Dillon Pvt not on muster out roll
James Dolan Pvt not on muster out roll
Patrick Dolan Blacksmith not on muster out roll
Hugh Donahue Sgt
John Donnelly Pvt
George Dougherty Pvt
James Dougherty Pvt Deserted 7/3/1863, returned 11/2/1864
Daniel Downey Pvt Deserted Sep/61, returned Apr/65
James Downey Pvt Deserted 10/20/1862
Joshua Downs Pvt
John Drew Pvt Discharged by surgeon
George Dubbs Pvt not on muster out roll
William Dubbs Sgt Deserted 12/23/1862
Jacob Dumptre Pvt Promoted to chief bugler 1/1/1865
John Ellis Corp not on muster out roll
William Enoch Pvt not on muster out roll
David Enser Pvt
Henry Faburn Pvt
Charles Faith Pvt Discharged, date unknown
Charles Faust Pvt 18640327 Died at Kingston PA
Levi Ferris Sgt 18650320 Died near White Hall NC
Patrick Fitzgerald Pvt Deserted 6/15/1863
Thomas Flinn Pvt 18640813 Died at Deep Bottom VA
James Forth Pvt Discharged by surgeon
Daley Francis Saddler not on muster out roll
Andrew Fritz Sgt Transf to Vet Reserve Corps 3/7/1864
James A. Galligher Capt
George Gilbert Pvt Discharged, term expired
John Gindhart Pvt
Andrew Glaize Pvt 18641206 Died at City Point VA bur City Point Nat Cem, Sec E, Grave 3835. Died 12/13/1864.
Charles Gregg Pvt
William Gruner Pvt
Charles Gwinn Pvt
David Gwynne Pvt not on muster out roll
Levi Haldeman Pvt
Joseph Hall Pvt Discharged by general order
W. A. Hambright Pvt Transferred to Co M, 10/12/1863
George Hammens Pvt not on muster out roll
Charles S. Harris Pvt Discharged, term expired
James Haughey Sgt Transferred to Co L
William Heaps Pvt
William Heffner Pvt
John Heffron Pvt not on muster out roll
James Henry Pvt
Adolphus Hileman Pvt
William Hill Pvt
George W. Huth Pvt Discharged by general order
William Keely Pvt 18640815 capt, died Andersonville GA Grave 5,744.  Andersonville # 15744
John D. Keenan Corp Captured
Michael B. Kelly Pvt Discharged, expired term
John Kelso Pvt Captured, died
Robert Kerr Pvt
Martin L. Kessler Corp
Chris Killmurry Pvt Discharged, expired term
Thomas Klingston Pvt not on muster out roll
Patrick Laferty Pvt Discharged, expired term
Robert Lambie Pvt
John E. Landig 1st Sgt
Nicholas Langton Pvt
John Lawton 2nd Lieutenant
David D. Layton Pvt not on muster out roll
Lewis Leiser Pvt 18640321 capt, died Andersonville GA.  Lieser? Grave 88.  Andersonville # 10088
Solomon Levis Pvt not on muster out roll
James Lewis Pvt 18640316 Killed at Bristoe Station VA
J. Life Pvt 18640227 bur Richmond VA
Stevens Louche Pvt not on muster out roll
John Lynch Pvt not on muster out roll
Michael Lynch Pvt
Patrick Lynch Pvt not on muster out roll
Peter Maglone Pvt des. 3/7/1863, returned 9/3/1864
Frederick May Pvt
John McAffee Pvt died Washington DC, date unknown
John McCabe Pvt not on muster out roll
Charles F. McCann Pvt transferred to veteran reserve corps
Cornelius McCann Bugler not on muster out roll
Francis McCann Pvt not on muster out roll
John McCarty Pvt 18641117 capt, died Salisbury MD ?
Ezekiel McCauley Sgt Discharged, expired term
Patrick F. McCormick Pvt not on muster out roll
Michael McDonough Pvt not on muster out roll
Thomas McGinnis Pvt not on muster out roll
Richard McGraw Pvt 18640326 Vet.
Thomas McKinley Pvt
Charles McManus Sgt Discharged, expired term
Daniel McNeil 1st Sgt promoted while prisoner ?
Henry McVay Pvt
James Megugan Pvt not on muster out roll
William Miller Pvt not on muster out roll
Henry Moore Pvt not on muster out roll Andersonville # 20825 ?
Jay S. Moore Corp
Edward Morris Pvt expired term
John Morris Pvt 18650505 buried Arlington Nat Cem
Charles Morrison Pvt discharged, date unknown
Daniel Morrow Pvt
Simeon Mosier Pvt absent sick at muster out
Edward Mulholland Sgt Transf to Vet Reserve Corps
Francis Mummert Pvt
Joseph Mummey Pvt Vet.
Dominic Murphy Pvt promoted to Chief Bugler, date unknown
James Murphy Pvt not on muster out roll
John Murphy Pvt not on muster out roll
John Murphy Pvt
John F. Murphy Pvt
Patrick Murray Pvt not on muster out roll
Hugh Murry Sgt Discharged, expired term
Jac. J. Musselman Pvt
William Nash Pvt deserted May 1863
John Norton Pvt
Michael Norton Pvt prison till 11/30/1864
Francis O'Brian Pvt not on muster out roll
John O'Brian Q.M.Sgt not on muster out roll
Patrick O'Brian Pvt 18640523 capt, died Andersonville GA grave 1,318.  Andersonville # 11318
Edward O'Donnell Pvt discharged, expired term, date unknown
Daniel O'Leary Pvt expired term
Arthur O'Neil Pvt
James O'Neil Corp not on muster out roll
John O'Reilly Capt expiration of term
Thomas O'Reilly Pvt surgeons discharge
Hugh O'Roarke Pvt not on muster out roll
James O'Rorke Pvt
Edward O'Shea Sgt
Hugh Owens Sgt Discharged, expired term
Daniel Palmerle Pvt not on muster out roll
Peter Philips Pvt
John Powell Pvt not on muster out roll
Thomas G. Pressot Pvt not on muster out roll
George W. Ramson Pvt not on muster out roll
George Richards Pvt 18640825 capt, died Andersonville GA. Co B? grave 6,789.  Andersonville # 16789
Edward Roberts Pvt
Thomas Robinson Corp 18640214 Killed at Brentsville VA Arlington Nat Cem, Blk 2, Sec E, Row 9, Grave 54
John Roche 1st Lieutenant resigned
John E. Rumble Pvt 18641027 killed at Boydton Plank Rd, Vet.
Henry C. Rynar Com Sgt
Henry Sandford Sgt not on muster out roll
George Scott Pvt not on muster out roll
John Seymour Pvt
James Shea Pvt
James L A Shea Corp
Patrick Shehan Pvt
Samuel Simons Pvt
George P. Smith Blacksmith
James L. Smith Corp Captured, died
Philip C. Smith Sgt Died at Baltimore MD, July 1862
John H. Swedes Corp not on muster out roll
James Thompson Pvt deserted - returned 8/23/1864
James Tobin Pvt
William Tracy Pvt
James Trimble Corp
George P. Tucker Pvt
William B. Ussher Pvt not on muster out roll
Edward Vanholt Pvt absent sick at muster out
Thomas Vanholt Pvt 18640729 capt, died Andersonville GA Andersonville # 14265
John Vanrodd Pvt absent sick at muster out
John Violet Corp 18650126 Died at Washington DC Arlington National Cemetery
Mat. W. Wallace Pvt missing in action at St Marys Church VA
George J. Walters Pvt
David H. Watson Pvt not on muster out roll
Walter Webb Pvt expiration of term
James Welsh Pvt
William Whittaker Pvt not on muster out roll
James Wiley Pvt
Charles Williams Pvt prisoner until 5/1/1865
Edward M. Williams Saddler Absent, detached service at muster-out
Thomas Williams Pvt
Joseph Wyant Pvt transferred to Vet Reserve Corps
Lafayette Wyant Pvt prisoner until 7/22/1863
Charles Zeigler Pvt promoted to Hosp Steward, USA
Jacob Zimmerman Pvt 18641207 died at City Point VA bur City Point Nat Cem, Sec E, Grave 3578.
Joseph Zimmerman Pvt discharged by surgeon
W. F. Zimmerman Pvt



Contributed by Harold Hand Jr, author of One Good Regiment
-- First Regimental History of the 13th Pa Cavalry --
. See his Help Locating Civil War Records





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