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Iowa 9th Volunteer Cavalry, Company E (Union)

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Company mustered in on November 30th, 1863. Company mustered out of service on March 23rd, 1866.

Facts about this Company:

  • Number of Soldiers: 128
  • First Enlistment Date: 1861-10-03 (1 soldier)
  • Most Common Muster Out Date: 1866-02-03 (70 soldiers)
  • Most Common Residence for 1863: West Union, Iowa (25 soldiers)
  • Youngest Soldier at Enlistment: 16 -- Folger, William A H
  • Oldest Soldier at Enlistment: 44 -- Scranton, Aaron
  • Average Age at Enlistment: 24.4 years old
  • Median Age at Enlistment: 21.0 years old
  • Wounded In Regiment: 1 (0%)
  • Prisoner Of War While In Regiment: 0 (0%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In Regiment: 17 (13%)
  • Soldiers That Died While In War: 15 (11%)

Commander List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)

  • Able, Grandison (First Sergeant, February 1864 - April 1864; Third Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; Second Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1866)
  • Able, Grandison (Fourth Sergeant, August 1863 - February 1864; First Sergeant, February 1864 - April 1864; Third Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; Second Sergeant/First Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1866)
  • Beck, Henry A. (Qtr Master Serg/Quartermaster Sergeant, August 1863 - February 1866)
  • Carter, James E. (Corporal/First Corporal, July 1863 - April 1864; Sixth Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; Fifth Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1865; Fourth Sergeant/Sergeant, February 1865 - February 1866)
  • Clough, Fernando E. (Eighth Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Seventh Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • Conrad, Joseph E (Blacksmith/Farrier, September 1863 - February 1866)
  • Davis, Patten (%Corporal/Second Corporal, July 1863 - March 1864)
  • Davis, Walstein (First Sergeant/Lieutenant, June 1863 - April 1865; Comm Sergeant, April 1865 - July 1865; Second Lieutenant, July 1865 - February 1866)
  • Dershan, William (Eighth Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864; Fifth Corporal, August 1864 - January 1865; Farrier/Blacksmith, September 1865 - February 1866)
  • Detrick, John M. (Saddler, July 1863 - February 1866)
  • Evenson, Even (Bugler/Trumpeter, July 1863 - February 1866)
  • Farran, Charles H (Sergeant, October 1861 - September 1863; Fifth Sergeant, September 1863 - April 1864; Fourth Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; Third Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1865; Second Sergeant, February 1865 - October 1865)
  • Foster, William C. (Second Sergeant/Sergeant, July 1863 - April 1864; First Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864)
  • Franklin, Gideon (%Wagoner, October 1863 - September 1864)
  • Fuson, Jeptha (Corporal/Third Corporal, July 1863 - April 1864; Corporal, April 1864 - April 1865; Fifth Sergeant/Sergeant, April 1865 - February 1866)
  • Gilbert, Mark (First Lieutenant, November 1863 - September 1864)
  • Griffin, John (Fifth Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; Fourth Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1865; Third Sergeant, February 1865 - November 1865)
  • Hachenberg, George (Eighth Corporal, January 1865 - April 1865; Seventh Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Sixth Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • Harmon, Henry W (First Lieutenant, September 1864 - July 1865)
  • Kaufman, Thomas H (Comm Sergeant/Commissary Sergeant/Sergeant, July 1863 - May 1865)
  • Montgomery, Jonathan N (%Fifth Sergeant/Sergeant, October 1863 - May 1864; Comm Sergeant, May 1864 - October 1864)
  • Peck, Albert H. (Third Sergeant, June 1863 - April 1864; Second Sergeant, April 1864 - August 1864; First Sergeant, August 1864 - September 1864; Second Lieutenant, September 1864 - July 1865; First Lieutenant, July 1865 - February 1866)
  • Rice, Robert M. (Saddler Sergeant, December 1863 - February 1866)
  • Rinehart, James K. (Corporal/Fourth Corporal, August 1863 - April 1864; Second Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864; Sixth Sergeant, August 1864 - February 1865; Fifth Sergeant, February 1865 - February 1866)
  • Roderick, Daniel B. (Seventh Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864; Sixth Corporal, August 1864 - January 1865; Fifth Corporal, January 1865 - April 1865; Fourth Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Third Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • Scott, Reuben A (^Sergeant, October 1861 - April 1864)
  • Smith, James W (Fourth Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864; Second Corporal, August 1864 - April 1865; Corporal, April 1865 - February 1866)
  • Smith, Simeon (%Third Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864)
  • Stafford, Lorenzo (Seventh Corporal, August 1864 - January 1865; Sixth Corporal, January 1865 - April 1865; Fifth Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Fourth Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • Teeber, Line J (Quartermaster Sergeant, June 1863 - July 1863; Qtr Master Serg, July 1863 - December 1864; Comm Sergeant/Quartermaster Sergeant, December 1864 - June 1865)
  • Todd, Thomas (Eighth Corporal, October 1863 - April 1864; Sixth Corporal, April 1864 - August 1864; Fourth Corporal, August 1864 - April 1865; Third Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Second Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • VanValkenburg, Oscar (Eighth Corporal, August 1864 - January 1865; Seventh Corporal, January 1865 - April 1865; Sixth Corporal, April 1865 - December 1865; Fifth Corporal/Corporal, December 1865 - February 1866)
  • Wright, Royal R. (Comm Sergeant/Commissary Sergeant, July 1865 - February 1866)

Soldier List: (#Prisoner Of War, ^Wounded, %=Died during war)