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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. 


Tenth Battery.



 (This battery was organized at Indianapolis, Ind.,

January 25, 1862, to serve three years.


On the expiration of its term of service the original members (except veterans)

were mustered out, and the organization, composed of veterans and recruits,

retained in service until July 10, 1865, when it was mustered out,

in accordance with orders from the War Department.)


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

is not yet published in orders.)








First Lieutenants.


 Ferdinand Mayer

27 Apr., 65


Hugh S. Engle

27 Apr.,



Second Lieutenants.








Resigned, (4.)


Captain Jerome B. Cox

June 1, 1863


First Lieut. William H. Cox

November 13, 1863


Second Lieut. Charles E. DuBois

July 6, 1862


Second Lieut. Jehu Ellis

March 3, 1865



Mustered out on expiration of term of service, (4.)


Captain William A. Naylor

January 24, 1865


First Lieut. Alfred Cosner

January 24, 1865


First Lieut. Henry M. Ball

January 24, 1865


Second Lieut. William Cheney

January 24, 1865



Dismissed, (2.)


First Lieut. Thomas Herron, Jr.

March 29, 1862


Second Lieut. John C. Clifford

October 1, 1863





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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