91st PA--letters, 22 July 1864

Letters, 22 July 1864

[source: regimental letters book]

Roster of Commanding [note: the last half of the word is written over something] Officers of the 91st Reg. Pa. Vols. for May 15nt, June 1st and June 15nt with remarks noting changes

NameRankWhen in CommandRemarks
John D. LentzMajorMay 15nt 1864Succeeded Lt Col. Sinex who was wounded May 12th 1864 at Laurel Hill Va
John D. LentzMajorJune 1st "" " " " " " " " " " " " " "
Edgar M. GregoryColonelJune 15nt "Returned from the command of 1st Brig. 2nd Div 5th Corps joined the Regiment and succeeded Major Lentz June 1 [?] /64 [The number is hard enough to read that it could be 8 June, consistent with other evidence.]

Head Quarters 91st Reg. Pa. Vols
July 22nd 1864
John D Lentz
Major Commanding
[source: regimental orders book]
[They had been assigned to company G by special order 65, HQ 91st PA, 21 July 1864.]
[Except for McCandless's, the assignments listed below are above the name of the person detailed]
[McCandless was reported absent in s.o.65; the status of the others is no different.]

Head Quarters 91st Reg. Pa. Vols
July 22nd 1864
Special Order No 66

In compliance with instructions from Brig. Hd. Qrs dated July 21st 1864 directing that the Officers and Enlisted men late of Cos. L. & M. 62nd Pa. Vols. and left with his [sic] command be assigned to the smallest company

The following named Enlisted men are hereby transferred from Co. "G" Capt. Sellers to Co. "K" Capt. Casner who will give the nescessary [sic] receipts for Ordnance and Ordnance Stores

1st. Sergt.John R. GardenCo. "M"on duty at Brig. Hd. Qrs
2nd "Matthew C. Wilson" "
MusicianEdward D. Garden" "
PrivateJohn Blumm" "L"
P "Reuben Chafee" "
"Phillip Demmill" "Teamster in Brig. Commsry
"George Dawson" "Provost Guard at Brig. Hd. Qrs.
"John Doring" "
"Henry Miller" "
"Robert Morley" "
"Peter Wilson" "
"Adolph Bankers" "Private Martin KnitterCo. "L"
"Francis Kerer" "John S. McFarland" "
"John Swartz" "Amos W Savage" "
"William Tucker" "
"Rainard AnthonyCo. "M" on duty at Corps Hospital
Private Benjamin FrederickCo "M"
on duty at Brig Commsry on duty at Brig Qr Mr Dept.
"John Clark" " " James Fitzimmons" "
Provost Guard at Brig. Hd. Qrs
"John Hamilton" "" William Norton" "
"Oscar T. K. Printzler" "" William Rumbaugh" "
"William Spade" "" John Shaffer" "
"Elisha Stoughton" "" Samuel W. Seybert" "
"Frederick Stolla" " Pro Guard Brig. Hd Qrs.
" Samuel B. Tipton" "
"David McCandless" [illegible word] "On duty at Div Hd. Hospital
"Jacob AppellCo. "M" Private Reuben BergerCo. "M"
"David Baughman" " " William O'Conner" "
"Jonathan Durrell" " " James Freeman" "
"Matthew Hanna" " " Sylvester Jordan" "
"William Lindsay" " " Martin J. Murray" "
"William McIntyre" " " Samuel Nicodemus" "
"James B. Steelle" " " John Baker" "

By Order of John D Lentz
Major Commdg
B. J. Tayman
[source: regimental orders book]

Head Quarters 91st Reg. Pa Vols
July 22nd 1864
Special Orders No 67

1st Lt. R. N. Martin late Co. "M" 62nd Pa. Vols is hereby relieved [written over another illegible word] from duty in Co. "G" and will report for duty to Capt. John F Casner Co "K"

By Order of
John D. Lentz
Major Commdg.
B. J. Tayman

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