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Roster and Record
of
Iowa Soldiers
Vol. 6 - Miscellaneous
(1911)

  
 

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Fiftieth Regiment Iowa

Volunteer Infantry

Term of service two years or during the Spanish-American War.


Mustered into the service of the United States at Camp McKinley, Des Moines, Iowa, May 17, 1898, by Captain J. A. Olmsted, U. S. A.

Mustered out of service November 30, 1898, Camp McKinley, Des Moines, Iowa.


Roster of Field, Commissioned and Non-Commissioned Staff Officers at muster in of organization.

 

Field and Staff.

Douglas V. Jackson.  Age 38.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Colonel April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Resigned August 20, 1898, Jacksonville, Florida.

Elliott E. Lambert.  Age 35.  Residence Newton, nativity Ohio.  Appointed Lieutenant Colonel April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Promoted Colonel August 20, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

John T. Moffit.  Age 35.  Residence Tipton, nativity Iowa.   Appointed Major April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Promoted Lieutenant Colonel August 20, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

John Tillie.  Age 41.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Scotland.  Appointed Major April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Harry H. Caughlan.  Age 32.  Residence Ottumwa, nativity Missouri.  Appointed Major April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Frederick Goedecke.  Age 25.  Residence Burlington, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Regimental Adjutant April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

James C. France.  Age 27.  Residence Tipton, nativity Ohio.   Appointed Battalion Adjutant April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Frederick B. Munroe.  Age 28.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Battalion Adjutant April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Resigned September 2, 1898, Jacksonville, Florida.

Charles W. Kemble.  Age 28.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Battalion Adjutant April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Herman J. Huiskamp.  Age 24.  Residence Fort Madison, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Quartermaster April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Charles M. Robertson.  Age 33.  Residence Davenport, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Surgeon April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 6, 1898.   Discharged for promotion as Chief Surgeon U. S. Volunteers, July 17, 1898, Jacksonville, Florida.

John W. Harriman.  Age 32.  Residence Iowa City, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Assistant Surgeon April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 6, 1898.   Promoted Surgeon July 17, 1898.  Resigned September 1, 1898.

Charles S. Grant.  Age 25.  Residence Iowa City, nativity New York.  Appointed Assistant Surgeon April 26, 1898.  Promoted Surgeon September 1, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Harlow A. Boyle.  Age 41.  Residence Denison, nativity Pennsylvania.  Appointed Assistant Surgeon August 22, 1898.  Mustered August 22, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Gilbert L. Pray.  Age 22.  Residence Webster City, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Assistant Surgeon September 1, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Samuel R. J. Hoyt.  Age 58.  Residence Davenport, nativity Connecticut.  Appointed Chaplain April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

 

Non-Commissioned Staff.

Claude R. Porter.  Age 25.  Residence Centerville, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Sergeant Major April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Hugh B. Holmes.  Age 22.  Residence Iowa City, nativity Illinois.  Appointed Quartermaster Sergeant April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Francis C. Cope.  Age 25.  Residence Davenport, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Hospital Steward April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

William D. Lowry.  Age 22.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Hospital Steward April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Henry A. Schroeder.  Age 25.  Residence Davenport, nativity Iowa.  Appointed Hospital Steward April 26, 1898.  Mustered May 18, 1898.  Discharged October 13, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

 

Regimental Band.

Thornton B. Boyer.  Age 38.  Residence Keokuk.   Appointed Chief Musician July 15, 1898.  Mustered July 15, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Dale B. Loomis.  Age 20.  Residence Keosauqua.   Appointed Principal Musician July 9, 1898.  Mustered July 9, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Adrian W. Luyben.  Age 18.  Residence Pella.   Appointed Principal Musician July 21, 1898.  Mustered July 21, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.


Bryant, Frank M.  Age 34.  Residence Davenport.   Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Cannon, Garrett T.  Age 21.  Residence Bowen, Illinois.   Enlisted July 23, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 23, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Coulter, John S.  Age 31.  Residence Rock Island, Illinois.   Enlisted July 9, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 9, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

DeVries, Daniel.  Age 22.  Residence Pella.  Enlisted July 18, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 18, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Duckworth, Lewis S.  Age 24.  Residence Keosauqua.   Enlisted July 9, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 9, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Gernhardt, Edward H.  Age 21.  Residence Keokuk.   Enlisted July 20, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 20, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Johnston, Louis W.  Age 21.  Residence Rock Island, Illinois.  Enlisted July 23, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 23, 1898.   Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Kempkes, John T.  Age 21.  Residence Pella.  Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Died of disease October 4, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Klump, Arthur D.  Age 26.  Residence LeGrand.  Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

LeCocq, Charles L.  Age 22.  Residence Pella.  Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Pas, John, Jr.  Age 29.  Residence Pella.  Enlisted July 20, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 20, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Reynolds, Harry M.  Age 23.  Residence Keokuk.   Enlisted July 20, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 20, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Schillig, Rolland.  Age 25.  Residence Iowa City.   Enlisted July 25, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 25, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Walker, George F. A.  Age 24.  Residence Rochester.   Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898, Des Moines, Iowa.

Welker, George C.  Age 30.  Residence LeGrand.   Enlisted July 23, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 23, 1898.  Mustered out November 30, 1898.

Wurzel, Paul.  Age 22.  Residence Rock Island, Illinois.   Enlisted July 19, 1898, as Musician.  Mustered July 19, 1898.  Died September 1, 1898, Jacksonville, Florida.

 

Line Officers.

Names of company officers at muster in of their companies.  Service record opposite their names in the alphabetical roster following.

COMPANY "A"

Sumner T. Bisbee, Captain.
Thomas H. R. Rollins, First Lieutenant.
Emile F. Renaud,  Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "G"

Frank W. Eckers, Captain.
Theodore A. Stoessel, First Lieutenant.
Charles S. Tindell, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "B"

Thomas C. Dalzell, Captain.
Alfred B. Hender, First Lieutenant.
James M. McManus, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "H"

George E. Whitlock, Captain.
John S. Howard, First Lieutenant.
Richard W. Hosford, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "C"

Frank W. Bishop,  Captain.
Frank T. Dulsen, First Lieutenant.
Jacob L. Smeenk, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "I"

Eugene F. T. Cherry, Captain.
Leigh A. Stocking, First Lieutenant.
Bayard P. Thornberry, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "D"

David W. Harvey, Captain.
Livingston Hollingsworth, First Lieutenant.
Smith W. Brookhart, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "K"

Arthur C. Norris, Captain.
Burdette A. Abel, First Lieutenant.
H. Christian Plambeck, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "E"

Henry C. Haynes, Captain.
Oscar M. Cole, First Lieutenant.
Carlton W. Bradley, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "L"

John A. Dunlap, Captain.
Harry T. Lewis, First Lieutenant.
Ira K. Wilson, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "F"

Frederick C. Chambers, Captain.
Herbert W. Davis, First Lieutenant.
Joseph R. Frailey, Second Lieutenant.

COMPANY "M"

Wilson G. Heaton, Captain.
Hugh C. Stevenson, First Lieutenant.
Wilson Reed, Second Lieutenant.

 

 

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