91st PA at Chancellorsville: casualties

Chancellorsville: casualties

Index



Some statistics

Companypresent for duty killed wounded missing total listed below
27 Apr 7 May in action (from 7 May report)
field staff8 7 0 1 0 1 (13%) 1
A 44 38 0 2 4 6 (14%) 6
B 22 21 2 0 1 3 (14%) 3
C 44 31 1 8 7 16 (36%)18
D 34 27 2 3 1 6 (18%) 7
E 43 35 2 4 4 10 (23%)12
F 30 27 1 0 2 3 (10%) 4
G 29 25 1 9 0 10 (34%)10
H 31 24 0 4 1 5 (16%) 5
I 18 14 1 4 0 5 (28%) 5
K 26 17 0 5 4 9 (35%) 4
total 329 266 10 40 24 74 (22%)73

Names of casualties

[main sources: Bates, 7 May 63 consolidated morning report, Philadelphia Press (13 May 1863)]
[click on the column heading to sort by that column]
co.Name Bates morning report 7 May Press article 13 May date remarks
hqGregory, Edgar wounded wounded wounded in leg 3rd
AAgnew, Johnson [nothing] missing missing, supposed a prisoner ? gained from mia 23 May 63. captured, perhaps 5 May 63, and paroled
AKintzler, William [nothing] missing missing, supposed a prisoner ? gained from mia 23 May 63 and 9 Oct 63!?. captured, perhaps 5 May 63, and paroled
AMaidre, Rudolph killed missing missing, supposed a prisoner 3rd  
AMills, Joseph [nothing] wounded slightly wounded ? died 17 June 63 of wounds received in action (Bates)
AStettler, William wounded wounded slightly wounded 3rd
AWilson, Samuel killed missing missing, supposed killed 3rd
BBadini, Sebastian killed killed killed 3rd
BLynn, Jacob killed killed killed 3rd
BPatterson, Thomas killed missing missing 3rd
CAnorson, John captured [nothing] 5th absent on leave 28 May 63; died Andersonville 8 Aug 64
CBanning, John killed missing missing 3rd
CBeale, William [nothing] wounded wounded, supposed a prisoner ? later missing reported absent wounded; regained 29/30 May 63
CBisbing, John killed killed killed 3rd
CBrown, Andrew [nothing] mia wounded and missing 3rd later in corps hosp. as paroled prisoner
CCarpenter, William wounded missing wounded in shoulder 3rd
CChitlick, Henry wounded missing wounded in leg 3rd
CCoats, Charles [nothing] wounded wounded in leg ?
CGilbert, Joseph [nothing] wounded slightly wounded ? see 'Further from General Hooker's army'
CHoover, William wounded missing missing 3rd later in corps hosp. as paroled prisoner
CKealy, Alexander [nothing] wounded wounded in arm ?
CMorgan, Albert [nothing] missing missing 3rd regained 29/30 May 63
CO'Neill, John or Thomas [nothing] wounded wounded in head ?
COtt, George [nothing] missing missing 3rd later in corps hosp. as paroled prisoner
CParsons, Theodore wounded wounded in knee 3rd died 26 June of those wounds
CSimpson, Samuel or William wounded (Sam'l)missing missing (Wm) 3rd Corp Simpson (?). reported at Camp Parole, 21 May
CSmith, Joseph E wounded missing wounded in arm 3rd
CWorl, John [nothing] missing missing 3rd regained 29/30 May 63
DCollins, John wounded [nothing] wounded in thigh 3rd
DHagerman, William wounded [nothing] 3rd
DJohnson, Joseph killed killed missing 3rd
DKessler, Joseph killed killed missing 3rd
DNeidem, Charles wounded [nothing] wounded in leg 3rd
DNelson, James [nothing] [nothing] wounded in leg ? returned for duty from hospital 11 Dec 63
DStewart, Robert wounded missing 5th
DSteele [nothing] missing missing ? Samuel Steel (D) died at Fredericksburg in 1862, according to Bates
EBaird, Robert wounded [nothing] wounded in leg 3rd
EBlake, Martin [nothing] missing missing ? regained 29 Oct 63, absent with leave
EBryson, Willliam killed killed killed 3rd while charging enemy
EGarrity, John wounded [nothing] wounded in arm and side, seriously 3rd in hand and arm
EGilmore, William [nothing] [nothing] ? regained from mia on 28 May 63
EJeffries, William [nothing] missing missing ?
EMcCartny, William wounded wounded missing 3rd
EMcMakin, Francis killed killed killed 3rd while charging enemy
EMiller, Robert killed missing missing 3rd died on 3rd of wounds received charging enemy
EPeltz, Philip H [nothing] wounded 3rd
ERussell, John J wounded [nothing] wounded in hand 3rd
EWhelan, John [nothing] [nothing] ? wounded (descriptive roll only)
EWhelan, Thomas wounded [nothing] wounded in hand 3rd
FDougherty, John [nothing] [nothing] missing ? transferred to VRC 1/2 Sep 63
FGebler, Joseph killed killed killed 3rd
FGilliland, William wounded [nothing] wounded in arm 2nd
FSmith, James [nothing] missing ?
FStroup, George [nothing] missing missing ? reported regained from mia on 23 Oct 63
GAuman, Reuben [nothing] wounded wounded in side ?
GBarnes, Israel killed killed killed 3rd
GCox, William [nothing] wounded wounded in arm ?
GEvans, John wounded wounded wounded in arm 3rd
GHenry, Frederick wounded wounded killed 3rd
GLehman, Frederick [nothing] wounded wounded in shoulder ? according to pension file (Bates has wounded Gettysburg)
GPilkington, George wounded wounded wounded in arm 3rd transferred to VRC 3 Jun 63
GScott, Alexander [nothing] wounded wounded in hand ?
GTruman, Amos wounded wounded wounded in shoulder and leg 3rd
GWilliamson, Samuel wounded wounded wounded in arm 3rd
HBlack, George wounded [nothing] wounded and missing 3rd died 6 May of those wounds
HCrozier, Thomas wounded [nothing] wounded in arm 3rd fractured radius and ulna, left forearm; lost use of hand
HDetterline, George wounded [no date][nothing] wounded in hand ? transferred 13 Nov 63 to VRC because of wounds
HDonnelly, Patrick [nothing] [nothing] ? dropped as paroled prisoner on 18 May
HMcLaughlin, Hugh [nothing] [nothing] wounded in head ? returned from absent sick 25 Aug 63
HSommers, John [nothing] missing missing ?  
HSteinmetz, Andrew [nothing] [nothing] ? dropped as paroled prisoner on 18 May
ICallahan, John [nothing] [nothing] [nothing] 3rd transferred to VRC???
ICooker, John wounded killed missing, supposed killed 3rd died 25 May of those wounds (Bates); regained from mia 16 May (cons. morn. report)
IMallack, Alexander [nothing] wounded? wounded in head ?
ILeaf, George [nothing] wounded? wounded in breast ?
IErdman, Henry [nothing] wounded? wounded in shoulder ?
KChambers, Eugene killed missing missing 3rd
KCloud, William [nothing] [nothing] wounded in leg 3rd  
KConnelly, Michael killed missing missing 3rd still listed as mia 24 Jun 64
KCooper, William [see remarks]missing missing 3rd severely wounded; Bates has 2 May 64; ret'd to reg't in very poor health 23 Apr 64
KDort, John [nothing] [nothing] wounded in breast ?  
KKepplinger, Jacob [nothing] [nothing] wounded in ankle ?  
KLammey, Lewis wounded missing missing 3rd died 26 June of those wounds
KReese, Robert [nothing] [nothing] wounded in hand ? transferred to VRC 4 Sep 63 because of wounds
KYoung, Thomas [nothing] [nothing] wounded in foot ?  

Number of casualties in the 1st brigade, 3rd division, 5th corps

[p.174]
[CASUALTIES AT] THE BATTLE OF CHANCELLORSVILLE, MAY 1-3.
(Including skirmishes along the lines, May 4-6.)

[p.181]
THIRD DIVISION. Brig. Gen. ANDREW A. HUMPHREYS.
First Brigade. Brig. Gen. ERASTUS B. TYLER.
Command.Killed.Wounded.Captured or missing.Aggregate.
Off.Enl.Off.Enl.Off.Enl.
91st Pennsylvania---8439---2576
126th Pennsylvania--- 525521377
129th Pennsylvania---4131--- 642
134th Pennsylvania13133---745
Total First Brigade1208158251240
[source: Official records series 1 volume 25 part 1 pages 174-181, part]

Officers killed

[p.187]
OFFICERS MORTALLY WOUNDED
[p.188] PENNSYLVANIA.
Capt. Theodore H. Parsons, 91st Infantry.

[source: Official records series 1 volume 25 part 1 pages 187-188, part]

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