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Official Army Register of the Volunteer Force

 of the United States Army

 for the Years 1861,  ’62, ’63, ’64, ’65.


Part VI.


Indiana – Illinois


Published by Order of the Secretary of War,

in Compliance with the Joint Resolution of the Senate

and House of Representatives, approved March 2, 1865.


Adjutant General’s Office, Washington, August 31, 1865, pp. 1-2.




Indiana Light Artillery.


Independent Batteries. 


Ninth Battery.



 (This battery was organized at Cairo, Ill.,

February 25, 1862, to serve three years.


It was mustered out February 25, 1865,

By reason of expiration of term of service.)


(The official list of battles in which this battery bore an honorable part

is not yet published in orders.)





 George R. Brown

1 July, 63



First Lieutenants.





Second Lieutenant.


Samuel G. Calfee

1 July, 63






Resigned, (2.)


Captain Noah S. Thompson

June 8,  1863.


Second Lieut. Daniel A. Porter

February 20, 1863



Discharged, (2.)


First Lieut. John W. Wellshear

July 8, 1862


Second Lieut. Wallace Hight

December 13, 1864.





This roster of officers is given as it stood on the day of muster out.


Information obtained at the National Archives, Washington, DC


Contributed by:  Mark Anderson


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