Consolidated morning report, 91st PA, 17 December 1863

Consolidated morning report, 17 December 1863

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CONSOLIDATED MORNING REPORT of [blank] Regiment of [blank] commanded by Colonel [blank]

NOTE.--Regimental and Battalion Staff Officers, when belonging to companies, will be reported in such companies as "on detached service," and be accounted for in "Field and Staff." They will, however, be dropped from aggregate of "Present and Absent" in Field and Staff, and be accounted for in the aggregate of their respective companies.


Date December 17th 1863.[blank]
Companies Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
Present
For duty Field Officers 1 1
Assistant Surgeon 1 1
Regimental Staff Officers 1 1
Battalion Staff Officers 1 1
[In some reports, including 23 Oct 63, 'Battalion Staff' is crossed out, and something is written over it, perhaps 'Surgeon']
Captains 1 1 1 1 4
First Lieutenants 1 1 1 1 4
Second Lieutenants 1 1 1 1 4
Regt'l Non-comm'd Staff 2 2
Batt'n Non-Comm'd Staff
Hospital Stewards 1 1
First Sergeants 1 1 1 1 1 5
Company Q.M. Sergeants
Sergeants 3 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 1 2 19
Corporals 6 3 2 5 3 1 3 1 3 27
Saddlers
[some morning reports--including 3 September's--have 'Bugler' written in.]
Wagoners
Field Music 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 2 13
Artificers & Blacksmiths 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 16
[In some morning reports, 'Artificers & Blacksmiths' is crossed out and 'Pioneers' written in]
Privates 2612301723 1113118 6 157
Recruits 4 4
Special dutyCommissioned Officers 1 1
[David Baker (E)]
Extra and daily dutyNon-commissioned Officers 1 1
Privates 3 1 1 1 1 2 9
SickCommissioned Officers [1] [1]
[the totals presuppose that Field & Staff has 1]
Non-commissioned Officers 1 1 2
Field Music
Artificers, Blacksmiths, Saddlers &c.
[some morning reports, including 10 March 1863's, have "In Hospital"]
Privates 1 1 3 2 1 4 1 13
[some morning reports, including 10 March 1863's, add "in quarters".]
In arrest or confinementCommissioned Officers
Non-commissioned Officers 1 1
[John Wood (H)]
Field Music
Artificers, Blacksmiths, Saddlers and Wagoners
Privates [1] 2 2 4
[the totals and previous and subsequent reports suggest co.C=1 and the total=5]
Horses Serviceable
Unserviceable
[some morning reports have 'Unserviceable' crossed out and 'Mules' written in]
Total commissioned 5 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 19
[co.I=1, total=18]
Total enlisted 3 4317413039 2719261515 275
Absent Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
On detached serviceCommissioned Officers 2 1 1 1 5
Enlisted Men 4 4 7 5 8 2 2 4 3 4 43
[Given the totals and previous reports, co.B probably=2, which makes the total=41. (The alternative is that 2 fewer men were present in co.B]
With leaveCommissioned Officers 2 2
[Howard Shipley and James Closson]
Enlisted Men 1 1
Without leaveCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men 1 1
SickCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men 6 6 123 16 119 7 4 10 84
[in some reports, entries are written in the gutter, with 'In hospital' written in as the heading.]
In hands of civil authorityCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men
In arrest or confinementCommissioned Officers
Enlisted Men 1 [1] 1 2
[Given the totals, and the previous and subsequent reports, co.H=0 and co.I=1]
HorsesServiceable
Unserviceable
Total commissioned 2 1 1 2 1 7
Total enlisted 108 198 25 1311118 16 129
Present & absent Field, Staff, and Band A B C D E F G H I K Unas-
signed
Total
Commmissioned officers 7 2 2 1 2 2 2 3 1 1 3 26
[co.D=1, total=25]
Total enlisted 3 5325603864 4030372331 404
Aggregate 105527613966 4233382434 430
Aggregate last report 105527614066 4233382434 430
Total of horses
Alterations since last report
G
a
i
n
Commis'd officersBy Promotion or Appoint
By Transfer
Enlisted menRecruits from Depots
Enlisted in the Regiment
Re-enlisted
By Transfer
From Missing In Action
From Desertion
L
o
s
s
Commis'd officersResigned or Disbanded 1 [1]
Dismissed
Transferred
Missing In Action
Died in action or of wounds received there
Died of Disease &c.
Enlisted menDischarged Expiration of service
Discharged For Disability
Discharged By Sentence G.C.M.
Discharged By Order
Discharged By Civil Authority
Transferred
Died In action or of wounds received there
Died Of Disease, &c.
Missing In Action
Deserted
MemorandaWounded In Action
No. of Recruits required 4575386032 5868617367 587
[total = 577]
No. of Horses required 4313372330 201520129 222
[In some reports, "Guns" is written over "Horses required"]

Remarks (Alterations since last Report to be accounted for by name.)
[co.D] Capt. [Horace] Faust dis. on Surg. Cert. of Dis. Dec 16th 1863

D. B. Baker
1st Lt + Act Adjutant.

Jos H Sinex
Lt Col Commanding the Regiment

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