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Department of Washington

Captain J H King, 1st United States Infantry, Company I

Captain J H King, 1st United States Infantry, Company I

United States Army

Inspector General & Colonel J K F Mansfield, United States Army

United States Corps Engineers, Company A

First Lt. J C Duane

The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was ordered to Washington, D. C., on 19 January, 1861, and arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at 6 AM on 20 January, 1861.

Note: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was stationed at West Point Military Academy, Orange County, New York, on 18 January, 1861, and at the Columbian Armory, near Maryland Avenue, Washington, D. C., in the morning on 20 January, 1861. First Lieutenant J C Duane, United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was appointed captain, United States Corps Engineers, by General Orders No.64, War Deparment, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 6 August, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, 2-3 April, 1861: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was ordered to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, on 2 April, 1861, and arrived in the evening on 3 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, 5 April, 1861: United States Corps Engineers (64), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane; 2nd United States Artillery (65), Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 2nd United States Artillery (63), Company K, Captain H A Allen

Note: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, embarked on the steam tug R L Mabey to the transport steamer Atlantic, at 4 PM on 6 April, 1861.

Fort Pickens relief Expedition, 7-16 April, 1861

Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, 7-16 April, 1861: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was ordered to proceed by the transport steamer Atlantic, to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery, at 3.30 AM on 7 April, 1861, and arrived near Triangle Shoals, two miles below Fort Taylor, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, at 2 PM on 13 April, 1861. Company A was ordered to Fort Jefferson, Dry Tortugas, Monroe County, Florida, at 6 AM on 14 April, 1861, and arrived at 2 PM the same day. United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was ordered to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, at 9 PM on 14 April, 1861, and arrived at 6.30 PM on 16 April, 1861 (See the 1st United States Artillery, Light Company G).

Note: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, and a detachment of the 3rd United States Infantry, Company E, disembarked at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, at 2 AM on 17 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Transport steamer Atlantic: 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A, Captain W F Barry (See the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A); 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company M, Brevet Major & Captain H J Hunt (See the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company M); United States Corps Engineers, Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane; 3rd United States Infantry, Company C, Second Lieutenant J McL Hildt; 3rd United States Infantry, Company E, Captain H B Clitz (See the United States Battalion Infantry)

General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Florida, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, 13 April, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery, was assigned to command of the Department of Florida by General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Department of Florida, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 13 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, 25 April, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery; 1st United States Artillery (80), Company A, Captain I Vogdes; 1st United States Artillery (40), Light Company G, First Lieutenant A J Slemmer; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company A, Captain W F Barry; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Company H, Brevet Colonel & Captain H Brooks; Captain H A Allen, 2nd United States Artillery (88), Company K; Brevet Major & Captain H J Hunt, 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company M; 3rd United States Infantry (87), Company C, Second Lieutenant J McL Hildt; 3rd United States Infantry (90), Company E, Captain H B Clitz; United States Corps Engineers (60), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane

Note: First Lieutenant J C Duane, United States Corps Engineers, Company A, was appointed captain, United States Corps Engineers, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 6 August, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 18 January, 1861. Ordered to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, 7 April, 1861

First United States Infantry, Company I

Capt. J H King

The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was stationed at San Antonio Barracks and Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W Hoffman, 8th United States Infantry, on 15 February, 1861.

Surrender of San Antonio Barracks & Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 16 February, 1861: A detachment of Texas State Troops, under the command of Colonel B McCulloch, cavalry, Provisional Army of Texas, was stationed on the east bank of Salado Creek, four miles east of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, in the evening on 15 February, 1861, and arrived at Powder House Hill, one and a half miles southeast of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, in the morning on 16 February, 1861. A detachment of one hundred Texas State Troops, under the coomand of Captain W G Tobin, arrived at San Antonio Barracks and Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at 4 AM the same day and Lieutenant Colonel W Hoffman, 8th United States Infantry, surrendered San Antonio Barracks and Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, to T J Devine, S A Maverick, and P N Luckett, commissioners to the State of Texas, at 11 AM on 16 February, 1861.

Note: The Knight's of the Golden Circle, San Antonio Castle (100), was stationed at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 16 February, 1861, and Colonel C A Waite, 1st United States Infantry, was stationed at Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, on 16 February, 1861. He was ordered to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at 3 PM on 17 February, 1861, and arrived in the afternoon on 18 February, 1861. Colonel C A Waite, 1st United States Infantry was arrested as a prisoner of war by Major S Maclin, infantry, Confederate States Army, and Captain J A Wilcox, Alamo Rifles, at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at 10 AM on 23 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

San Antonio Barracks, San Antonio, Bexar County, to San Pedro Springs, on San Pedro Creek, three miles north of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 16 February, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, evacuated San Antonio Barracks, Bexar County, Texas, at 3 PM on 16 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 8th United States Infantry, Company A (See the United States Battalion Infantry). Company I was stationed at Camp San Pedro, San Pedro Springs, on San Pedro Creek, three miles north of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, between 16 February and 2 March, 1861.

Evacuation of San Pedro Springs, 2 March, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, under the command of Captain J H King, was stationed at Camp San Pedro, San Pedro Springs, on San Pedro Creek, three miles north of San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 1 March, 1861.

San Pedro Springs, on San Pedro Creek, three miles north of San Antonio, Bexar County, to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 2-10 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain L Smith, 8th United Sates Infantry, Company A, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, by Special Orders No.37, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio Barracks, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 2 March, 1861, dated 28 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 8th United Sates Infantry, Company A. Company I arrived at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 10 March, 1861.

Green Lake to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, 28 & 30 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was ordered to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 28 March, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Infantry, Company A, and the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies D, E, G, H, and I (See the United States Battalion Cavalry). The 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies B, D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, embarked on the steamer Coatzacoalcos at the wharf on Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, at 10 AM on 30 March, 1861.

Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay & the Gulf of Mexico, to New York City, York County, New York, 31 March-11 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry (83), Company I, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Coatzacoalcos at Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, to New York City, York County, New York, on 31 March, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, B, D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies A and H. Company I arrived at Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 4 April, 1861, and was ordered to Havana, Cuba, the same day. The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, arrived at Havana, Cuba, on 4 April, 1861, and was ordered to New York City, York County, New York, in the afternoon on 6 April, 1861. Company I arrived at Pier No.29, on West and Warren Streets, New York City, York County, New York, at 1 PM on 11 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies A and H, were ordered to Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 31 March, 1861, and arrived by the steamer Coatzacoalcos on 4 April, 1861.

Transport steamer Coatzacoalcos: 2nd United States Cavalry, Company B, First Lieutenant W H Jenifer; Company D, Captain I N Palmer; E, Captain G Stoneman; Company G, Second Lieutenant M M Kimmel; Company H, First Lieutenant W P Chambliss; Company I, Captain A G Brackett; 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, Captains J N Caldwell, S D Carpenter, and J H King, respectively

Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, to Washington, D. C., 12-13 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry (33), Company I, was ordered to Washington, D. C., on 12 April, 1861, and arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltiomre & Ohio Railroad, at 10.30 AM on 13 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was stationed at Fort Hamilton, New Utrecht, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, between 11 and 12 April, 1861.

Washington Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, & E Street, Washington, D. C., 14 & 22 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was assigned to guard duty at the Washington Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., by Special Orders No.2, Paragraph II, Headquarters, Department of Washington, Washington, D. C., on 14 April, 1861, and was ordered to E Street, Washington, D. C., by Special Orders No.19, paragraph VI, Department of Washington, Washington, D. C., on 22 April, 1861.

Abstract from returns of the Department of Washington, Colonel J F K Mansfield, United States Army, commanding, 30 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was stationed at Washington, D. C., on 30 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, across the Potomac River at the Long Bridge, Washington, D. C., in the evening on 17 June, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 13 April, 1861

Distribution of troops, 1 January, 1861: Company A, Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, Major S P Heintzelman, 1st United States Infantry; Company B, Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; Company C, Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; Company D, Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; Company E, Fort Arbuckle,on the junction of the Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, Indian Territory, Captain W E Prince; Company F, Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; Company G, Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, Captain G W Wallace; Company H, Fort Stockton, in the vicinity of Comanche Springs, McLennan County, Texas, Captain S D Carpenter; Company I, San Antonio Barracks and Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, Captain J H King; Company K, Fort Lancaster, on the west bank of Live Oak Creek, above the Pecos River, Crockett County, Texas, Captain R S Granger

Organisation of 1st United States Infantry, 3 April, 1861: Colonel C A Waite, Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, Majors S P Heintzelman and S Burbank; Company A, Captain J N Caldwell; Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; Company C, Captain J B Plummer; Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; Company E, Captain W E Prince; Company F, Captain S M Barton; Company H, Captain S D Carpenter; Company I, J H King; Company K, Captain R S Granger

Department of texas: Evacuation of Camp Verde, Company A, 11 March, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, under the command of Captain J N Caldwell, 1st United States Infantry, was stationed at Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, on 10 March, 1861.

Garrison at Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, 1 January, 1861: Captain J N Caldwell, 1st United States Infantry, Company A

Note: Colonel C A Waite, 1st United States Infantry, was assigned to command the Department of Texas, by Special Orders No.22, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washingto, D. C., on 18 January, 1861, and was stationed at Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, on 15 February, 1861. He was ordered to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 16 February, 1861, and arrived on 19 February, 1861.

North bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 25-26 January, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, by Special Orders No.10, Paragraph II, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 25 January, 1861, dated, 22 January, 1861, and arrived on 26 January, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, by Special Orders No.16, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 5 February, 1861, dated, 4 February, 1861, and arrived at Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, on 7 February, 1861.

Special Orders No.44, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 8 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, via San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, by Special Orders No.44, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 8 March, 1861.

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company I, under the command of Captain A G Brackett, was ordered to the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, on 28 January, 1861 (See the United States Cavalry).

North bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 7-18 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, evacuated Camp Verde, on the north bank of Verde Creek, six miles southwest of Center Point, Kerr County, Texas, in complience with General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 7 March, 1861, dated 18 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company I. Company A arrived at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 11 March, 1861, and at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 18 March, 1861.

Note: First Lieutenant J A Mower, 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was assigned to command Camp Verde, on the San Antonio & El Paso Road, Kerr County, Texas, between 23 and 25 February, 1861, and Captain J N Caldwell, 1st United States Infantry, Company A, between 26 and 28 February, 1861.

Green Lake to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, 28 & 30 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 28 March, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companie D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Company I.

Note: The steamer Coatzacoalcos was ordered to Brazos Santiago, Brazos Island, Texas, on 16 March, 1861, and arrived in the morning on 27 March, 1861, and the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies B, D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, embarked on the steamer Coatzacoalcos at the wharf on Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, at 10 AM on 30 March, 1861.

Transport steamer Coatzacoalcos: 2nd United States Cavalry, Company B, First Lieutenant W H Jenifer; Company D, Captain I N Palmer; Company E, Captain G Stoneman, Jr.; Company G, Second Lieutenant M M Kimmel; Company H, Second Lieutenant J B Harrison; Company I, Captain A G Brackett; 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, Captains J N Caldwell, S D Carpenter, and J H King, respectively.

Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay & the Gulf of Mexico, to Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, 31 March-4 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to proceed by the the steamer Coatzacoalcos to Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 31 March, 1861, and arrived by on 4 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies A and H, were assigned to garrison duty at Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, by General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Coatzacoalcos, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 3 April, 1861.

Department of the West: Evacuation of Fort Cobb, Companies B, C, D, & F, 3 May, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, D, and F, under the command of Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C, were stationed at Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, on 2 May, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, 28 March, 1861: Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; 1st United States Infantry, Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; 1st United States Infantry, Company C, First Lieutenant T G Williams; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; 1st United States Infantry, Company F, Captain S M Barton

Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, to Fort Washita, one & a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, 6 April-3 May, 1861: Two companies of the 1st United States Infantry were ordered to Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 6 April, 1861, and rendezvoused with the 1st United States Cavalry, Companies C, D, E, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Company E, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, and the 1st United States Cavalry, Companies A and B, under the command of Major D B Sacket, 1st United States Cavalry, on the east bank of the Washita River, five miles east of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 3 May, 1861.

East bank of the Washita River, five miles east of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, to Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, 9 & 31 May, 1861: Two companies of the 1st United States Infantry rendezvoused with the 1st United States Cavalry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, and I, and three companies of the 1st United States Infantry, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, thirty-five miles northeast of Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, on 9 May, 1861, and arrived at Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, at 1 PM on 31 May, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Cavalry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, and F, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, were stationed at Walnut Creek, between Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, and Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 21 May, 1861, and Captain S M Barton, 1st United States Infantry, Company F, resigned at Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, 31 May, 1861.

Troops on detached service, St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, 10 June, 1861: Captain A Sully, 2nd United States Infantry, Company F; 2nd United States Infantry, Company E, Captain F Steele; 2nd United States Infantry, Company F, First Lieutenant A F Bond; 1st United States Infantry, Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; 1st United States Infantry, Company F, First Lieutenant J E Powell (See the United States Battalion Infantry)

Note: Captain S M Barton, 1st United States Infantry, Company F, resigned at Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on 31 May, 1861, dated 11 June, 1861.

Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, to St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, Companies B & F, 10 June, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry (116), Companies B and F, under the command of Captain A Sully, 2nd United States Infantry, Company F, were ordered to proceed by the steamer A J Majors on the Missouri River to St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, at 3 PM on 10 June, 1861, and were accompanied by the 2nd United States Infantry, Companies E and F, and a detachment of two 12 pounder howitzers, under the command of Second Lieutenant J S Conrad, 2nd United States Infantry, Company E. Companies B and F arrived at Iatan, Platte County, Missouri, at 6 PM the same day and at St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, at 8 PM on 10 June, 1861.

Troops on detached service, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 11 June, 1861: Captain W E Prince, 1st United States Infantry, Company E; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; 1st United States Infantry, Company E, Second Lieutenant R H Offley; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, First Lieutenant C E Farrand, 1st United States Infantry, Company E (See the United States Battalion Cavalry)

Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, Companies D & E, 11 June, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry (104), Companies D and E, under the command of Captain W E Prince, 1st United States Infantry, Company E, were ordered to proceed by steamer on the Missouri River to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the morning on 11 June, 1861, and arrived at Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 2nd United States Dragoons (45), Company C, under the command of First Lieutenant C E Farrand, 1st United States Infantry, Company E, arrived at Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the morning on 12 June, 1861.

Kansas City, Jackson County, to Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, 24 June-13 July, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, under the command of Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C, were ordered to Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, in the morning on 24 June, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of the north bank of the Grand River, one mile southwest of Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, on 4 July, 1861. Companies B, C, and D, were ordered to Browning's Ferry, on the Grand River, ten miles southeast of Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, at 12 PM on 7 July, 1861, and arrived in the evening the same day. The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, were ordered across the Grand River at Browning's Ferry, ten miles southeast of Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, in the evening on 9 July, 1861, and was stationed at Hoffman's Ferry, on the Osage River, twelve miles west of of Oceola, St. Clair County, Missouri, in the morning on 10 July, 1861. Companies B, C, and D, arrived at Pond Springs, on Pond Creek, one mile northwest of Little York, and twelve miles west of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, in the afternoon on 13 July, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company C, was ordered to proceed by the steamer A J Majors on the Missouri River to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, on 12 June, 1861.

Organisation of First Brigade, Army of the West, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, 24 July, 1861: Major S D Sturgis, 1st United States Cavalry; 1st United States Cavalry, Company B, Captain F Wheaton; 1st United States Cavalry, Company C, Captain D S Stanley; 1st United States Cavalry, Company D, Captain W L Elliott, United States Mounted Riflemen; 1st United States Cavalry, Company I, Captain E A Carr; 1st United States Infantry, Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; 1st United States Infantry, Company C, Captain J B Plummer; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; United States Mounted Riflemen Recruits, Company A, First Lieutenant H C Woods, 1st United States Infantry, Company D; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, First Lieutenant C E Farrand, 1st United States Infantry, Company E; 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company F, Captain J Totten

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, were stationed at Pond Springs, on Pond Creek, one mile northwest of Little York, and fifteen miles southwest of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, on 13 July, 1861, and the United States General Service Recruits, 2nd Company, under the command of Acting Brigadier General & Captain T W Sweeney, 2nd United States Infantry, Company D, was assigned to the 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, on 24 July, 1861.

Distribution of troops, Camp McClellan, Pond Springs, on Pond Creek, one mile northwest of Little York, & fifteen miles southwest of Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, 30 July, 1861: Major S D Sturgis, 1st United States Cavalry; 1st United States Cavalry, Company C, Captain D S Stanley; 1st United States Cavalry, Company D, Captain W L Elliott, United States Mounted Riflemen; 2nd Kansas (Mounted) Infantry, Company I, Captain S N Wood; 1st United States Infantry, Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; 1st United States Infantry, Company C, Captain J B Plummer; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; United States Mounted Riflemen Recruits, Company A, First Lieutenant H C Woods, 1st United States Infantry, Company D; 2nd United States Infantry, Company B, First Sergeant W Griffin; 2nd United States Infantry, Company E, Captain F Steele; United States Mounted Riflemen and 1st and 2nd Dragoons Recruits, Company B, acting as infantry, Captain G Granger, United States Mounted Riflemen; 4th United States Artllery Recruits, acting as infantry, First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M; five companies of the 1st Missouri Infantry, Lieutenant Colonel G L Andrews; 2nd Missouri Infantry, Rifle Company A, First Lieutenant A Guentzel; 2nd Missouri Infantry, Company C, Captain H Bendel; 1st Iowa Infantry, Colonel J F Bates; detachment of twenty men of the 13th Illinois Infantry, First Lieutenant J M Beardsley, 13th Illinois Infantry, Company D; DuBois' Light Artillery, Second Lieutenant J V DuBois, United States Mounted Riflemen; a section of the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company F, Captain J Totten

Dug Spring(s), on the Wire Road, three miles southwest of Clever, Greene County, & McCullah's Store or Curran Post Office, Stone County, Missouri, 2 & 3 August, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, were ordered to proceed by the Wire Road to Pond Creek, Greene County, Missouri, in the afternoon on 1 August, 1861, and arrived at Tyrel or Terrell Creek on Wilson's Creek, Greene County, Missouri, in the evening the same day. Companies B, C, and D were stationed one mile northeast of Hayden's Farm, six miles southwest of Wilson's Creek, Greene County, Missouri, in the evening on 2 August, 1861, and was ordered to McCullah's Store or Curran Post Office, on the Wire Road, Stone County, Missouri, in the morning on 3 August, 1861. The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, were ordered to Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, in the morning on 4 August, 1861, and arrived on 5 August, 1861.

Plummer's Battalion Infantry, First Brigade, Army of the West, 10 August, 1861: Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C; 1st United States Infantry, Company B, Captain C C Gilbert; 1st United States Infantry, Company C; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; United States Mounted Rifles Recruits, Company A, First Lieutenant H C Woods, 1st United States Infantry, Company D

Engagement at Wilson's Creek or Oak Hills, 10 August, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, and D, under the command of Captain J B Plummer, 1st United States Infantry, Company C, were engaged in the battle of Wilson's Creek or Oak Hills, on 10 August, 1861.

Note: The 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, and the 1st United States Cavalry, Company I, were assigned to the Second Brigade, Army of the West, under the command of Colonel F Sigel, 3rd Missouri Infantry, and the 2nd Kansas (Mounted) Infantry, Company I, under the command of Captain S N Wood, and the 2nd Missouri Infantry, Companies A and C, under the command of Major P J Osterhaus, to the First Brigade, Army of the West, under the command of Major S D Sturgis, 1st United States Cavalry, on 9 August, 1861.

Department of the West: Evacuation of Fort Washita, Company E, 1 May, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company E, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, was stationed at Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 30 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, 1 January, 1861: Captain W E Prince, 1st United States Infantry, Company E; 1st United States Cavalry, Company A, First Lieutenant E W Crittenden; 1st United States Cavalry, Company B; 1st United States Infantry, Company E

Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation), to Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation), Indian Territory, 28-30 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company E, under the command of Captain W E Prince, was ordered to Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 28 March, 1861, and arrived on 30 March, 1861.

Surrender of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, 5 May, 1861: Sergeant C A Campbell, 1st United States Infantry, Company E, surrendered Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, to Captain S T Benning, Texas State Troops, in the morning on 5 May, 1861.

Troops stationed at Fort Washita, one & a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, 19 April, 1861: Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry; 1st United States Cavalry, Company C, Captain D S Stanley; 1st United States Cavalry, Company I, Captain E A Carr; 1st United States Infantry, Company E, Captain W E Prince

Note: The 1st United States Cavalry, Companies D and E, evacuated Fort Smith, on the east bank of the Arkansas River, six miles southwest of Van Buren, Crawford County, Arkansas, under the command of Captain S D Sturgis, Company E, at 9 PM on 23 April, 1861, and arrived at Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 30 April, 1861.

Fort Washita, one & a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, to east bank of the Washita River, five miles east of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, 1-3 May, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company E, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, evacuated Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 1 May, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Cavalry, Companies C, D, E, and I. Company E rendezvoused with the 1st United States Cavalry, Companies A and B, and two companies of the 1st United States Infantry, under the command of Major D B Sacket, 1st United States Cavalry, on the east bank of the Washita River, five miles east of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 3 May, 1861.

Note: A detachment of twenty-five Texas State Troops, under the command of First (Second) Lieutenant (?) Bass, arrived at Fort Washita, one and a half miles east of the Washita River, (Chickasaw Nation) Indian Territory, in the evening on 2 May, 1861 (See the 1st Texas Infantry).

East bank of the Washita River, five miles east of Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek & the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, to Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, 9 & 31 May, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company E, rendezvoused with two companies of the 1st United States Infantry thirty-five miles northeast of Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, Indian Territory, on 9 May, 1861, and arrived at Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, at 1 PM on 31 May, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Cavalry, Companies A, B, C, D, E, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies B, C, D, E, and F, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W H Emory, 1st United States Cavalry, were stationed at Walnut Creek, between Fort Cobb, on the west side of Pond (Cobb) Creek, and Fort Arbuckle, on the junction of Wild Horse Creek and the Washita River, (Choctaw Nation) Indian Territory, on 21 May, 1861.

Troops on detached service, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, 11 June, 1861: Captain W E Prince, 1st United States Infantry, Company E; 1st United States Infantry, Company D, Captain D Huston, Jr.; 1st United States Infantry, Company E, Second Lieutenant R H Offley; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, First Lieutenant C E Farrand, 1st United States Infantry, Company E (See the United States Battalion Cavalry)

Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, Companies D & E, 11 June, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry (104), Companies D and E, under the command of Captain W E Prince, 1st United States Infantry, Company E, were ordered to proceed by steamer on the Missouri River to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the morning on 11 June, 1861, and arrived at Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the evening the same day.

Note: The 2nd United States Dragoons (45), Company C, First Lieutenant C E Farrand, 1st United States Infantry, Company E, arrived at Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, in the morning on 12 June, 1861.

Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, to Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, 21 June, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company E, was ordered to Fort Leavenworth, on the Missouri River, four miles north of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on 21 June, 1861.

Department of texas: Surrender of Fort Chadbourne, Company G, 23 March, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, under the command of Captain G W Wallace, and a detachment of Company I, was stationed at Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, 1st United States Infantry, on 22 March, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, 27 February, 1861: Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, 1st United States Infantry; 1st United States Infantry, Company G, Captain G W Wallace; detachment of 1st United States Infantry, Company I

Special Orders No.41, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 4 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, via San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, by Special Orders No.44, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 8 March, 1861.

Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 23 March & 11 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, evacuated Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, in complience with General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 23 March, 1861, dated 18 February, 1861, and was stationed at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 11 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K, and the 8th United States Infantry, Company A, were stationed at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain L Smith, 8th United States Infantry, Company A, on 13 April, 1861.

Green Lake to Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, 17 April, 1861: The 8th United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 17 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K.

Indianola to the vicinity of Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay & the Gulf of Mexico, 23 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, under the command of Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry, was ordered to proceed by the steamers Horace and Urbana to Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies A, F, and I; the 8th United Sates Infantry, Companies A and D, and the 1st United States Infantry, Company K.

Note: Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, 1st United States Infantry, surrendered Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, to Colonel H E McCulloch, cavalry, Provisional Army of Texas, commissioner to the State of Texas, on 28 February, 1861, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K; the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies A, F, and I; and the 8th United States Infantry, Companies A and D, under the command of Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry, were stationed on the schooners Horace and Urbana at Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, opposite Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, between 23 and 25 April, 1861.

Surrendered at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, 25 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, surrendered to Colonel E Van Dorn, cavalry, Confederate States Army, at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, in the morning on 25 April, 1861 (See the 1st Texas Infantry).

Note: Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, 1st United States Infantry, was stationed at Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 27 April, 1861.

Troops surrendered at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, 25 April, 1861: Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry; 1st United States Infantry, Company G, Captain G W Wallace; 1st United States Infantry, Company K, Captain R S Granger; 3rd United States Infantry, Company A, Captain A W Bowman; 3rd United States Infantry, Company F, (No officers present); 3rd United States Infantry, Company I, Second Lieutenant R G Lay; 8th United Sates Infantry, Company A, (No officers present); 8th United Sates Infantry, Company D, Captain C D Jordan

Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, to New York City, New York County, New York, 30 April-31 May, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, was ordered to proceed by the schooner Horace to New York City, New York County, New York, on 30 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Infantry, Company K. Company G arrived at New York City, New York County, New York, in the morning on 31 May, 1861.

Department of texas: Evacuation of Camp Cooper, Company H, 21 February, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, was stationed at Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, on 20 February, 1861.

Garrison at Camp Cooper, on the Brazos River, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, 1 January, 1861: Captain I N Palmer, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D; 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, First Lieutenant W P Chambliss; 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, Captain N G Evans

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, was stationed at Fort Stockton, in the vicinity of Comanche Springs, Pecos County, Texas, on 2 January, 1861, and was ordered to the Brazos River, Throckmorton County, Texas, on 3 January, 1861. Company H arrived at Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, on 21 January, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, to Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, 21-27 February, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, evacuated Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, in compliemce with General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, in the morning on 21 February, 1861, dated 18 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies D and H. Company H arrived at Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, on 27 February, 1861.

Note: Colonel W C Dalrymple, aide-de-camp to Governor S Houston, and a detachment of two hundred and twenty-eight Texas Rangers and State Troops took possession of Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, at 11 AM on 21 February, 1861 (See the 1st Texas Infantry).

Special Orders No.41, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, 5 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, via San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, by Special Orders No.41, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 5 March, 1861.

Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 1 & 28 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 1 March, 1861, and arrived at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 19 March, 1861. Company H was stationed at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 28 March, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company G, under the command of Captain G W Wallace, and a detachment of Company I, was stationed at Fort Chadbourne, on Oak Creek, Tom Green (Coke) County, Texas, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel G Morris, 1st United States Infantry, on 27 February, 1861.

Stationed at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 28 March, 1861: 2nd United States Cavalry, Company B, First Lieutenant W H Jenifer; Company D, Captain I N Palmer; Company E, Captain G Stoneman, Jr.; Company G, Second Lieutenant M M Kimmel; Company H, Second Lieutenant J B Harrison; Company I, Captain A G Brackett; 1st United States Infantry, Company A, Captain J N Caldwell; Company H, Captain S D Carpenter; Company I, Captain J H King; 8th United Sates Infantry, Company A, Brevet Major & Captain L Smith

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company I, was stationed at San Antonio Barracks, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, under the command of Lieutenant Colonel W Hoffman, 8th United States Infantry, on 16 February, 1861, and arrived at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 10 March, 1861.

Green Lake to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, 29 & 30 March, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, was ordered to Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 29 March, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company B. The 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies B, D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, embarked on the steamer Coatzacoalcos at the wharf on Powderhorn Lake, in the vicinity of Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, at 10 AM on 30 March, 1861.

Note: The steamer Coatzacoalcos was ordered to Brazos Santiago, Brazos Island, Texas, on 16 March, 1861, and arrived in the morning on 27 March, 1861.

Pass Cavallo, Matagorda Bay, between Calhoun & Matagorda Counties, Texas, to Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, 31 March-4 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company H, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Coatzacoalcos at Pass Cavallo, Matagorda Bay, between Calhoun & Matagorda Counties, Texas, under the command of Captain I N Palmer, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, to New York City, York County, New York, on 31 March, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies B, D, E, G, H, and I, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies A and I (See the United States Army, Department of Washington). Company H arrived at Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 4 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies A and H, were assigned to garrison duty at Key West Barracks, on the west side of Key West, Monroe County, Florida, by General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Coatzacoalcos, Key West, Monroe County, Florida, on 3 April, 1861.

Transport steamer Coatzacoalcos: 2nd United States Cavalry, Company B, First Lieutenant W H Jenifer; Company D, Captain I N Palmer; Company E, Captain G Stoneman, Jr.; Company G, Second Lieutenant M M Kimmel; Company H, Second Lieutenant J B Harrison; Company I, Captain A G Brackett; 1st United States Infantry, Companies A, H, and I, Captains J N Caldwell, S D Carpenter, and J H King

Department of texas: Evacuation of Fort Lancaster, Company K, 19 March, 1861

The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, under the command of Captain R S Granger, was stationed at Fort Lancaster, on the west bank of Live Oak Creek, above the Pecos River, Crockett County, Texas, on 18 March, 1861.

Fort Lancaster, on the west bank of Live Oak Creek, above the Pecos River, Crockett County, to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, 19 March & 11 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, evacuated Fort Lancaster, on the west bank of Live Oak Creek, above the Pecos River, Crockett County, Texas, in complience with General Orders No.5, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 19 March, 1861, dated 18 February, 1861, and arrived at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, in the morning on 4 April, 1861. Company K was at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, on 11 April, 1861.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, was ordered to Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, by Special Orders No.32, Headquarters, Department of Texas, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 24 February, 1861, and the 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K, and the 8th United States Infantry, Company A, were stationed at Green Lake, Calhoun County, Texas, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain L Smith, 8th United States Infantry, Company A, on 13 April, 1861.

Indianola to the vicinity of Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay & the Gulf of Mexico, 23 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, under the command of Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry, was ordered to proceed by the steamers Horace and Urbana to Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, on 23 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies A, F, and I; the 8th United Sates Infantry, Companies A and D, and the 1st United States Infantry, Company G.

Note: The 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K; the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies A, F, and I; and the 8th United States Infantry, Companies A and D, under the command of Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry, were stationed on the schooners Horace and Urbana at Pass Cavallo, between Matagorda Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, opposite Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, between 23 and 25 April, 1861.

Green Lake to Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, 17 April, 1861: The 8th United States Infantry, Company A, was ordered to Indianola, Calhoun County, Texas, on 17 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Infantry, Companies G and K.

Surrendered at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, 25 April, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, surrendered to Colonel E Van Dorn, cavalry, Confederate States Army, at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, in the morning on 25 April, 1861 (See the 1st Texas Infantry).

Troops surrendered at Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, 25 April, 1861: Major C C Sibley, 3rd United States Infantry; 1st United States Infantry, Company G, Captain G W Wallace; 1st United States Infantry, Company K, Captain R S Granger; 3rd United States Infantry, Company A, Captain A W Bowman; 3rd United States Infantry, Company F, (No officers present); 3rd United States Infantry, Company I, Second Lieutenant R G Lay; 8th United Sates Infantry, Company A, (No officers present); 8th United Sates Infantry, Company D, Captain C D Jordan

Saluria, eastern end of Matagorda Island, Calhoun County, Texas, to New York City, New York County, New York, 30 April-31 May, 1861: The 1st United States Infantry, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the schooner Horace to New York City, New York County, New York, on 30 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 1st United States Infantry, Company G. Company K arrived at New York City, New York County, New York, in the morning on 31 May, 1861.

First United States Artillery, Company D

Brevet Maj. & Capt. J A Haskin

The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain J A Haskin, surrendered at Baton Rouge Barracks, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, at 5 PM on 10 January, 1861 (See the Washington Battalion Artillery).

Note: First Lieutenant A P Hill, 1st United States Artillery, Company D, resigned on 1 March, 1861, and was appointed major, artillery, Confederate States Army, on 17 March, 1861. Major A P Hill was appointed colonel, 13th Virginia Infantry, on 9 May, 1861 (See the 13th Virginia Infantry).

Baton Rouge Barracks, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, to Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 13-29 January, 1861: The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Marengo to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 13 January, 1861, and arrived at Newport Barracks, on the Ohio River, Newport, Campbell County, Kentucky, on 21 January, 1861. Company D arrived at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, on 25 January, 1861.

Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 29-30 January, 1861: The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, was ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 29 January, 1861, and arrived on 30 January, 1861.

Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., 2-3 February, 1861: The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, acting as infantry, was ordered to Washington, D. C., on 2 February, 1861, and arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at 6 AM on 3 February, 1861.

B Street North, near First Street East, Washington, D. C., 9 February, 1861: The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, was stationed at B Street North, near First Street East, Washington, D. C., on 9 February, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Fort Washington, on the Potomac River, Prince George's County, Maryland, 14 April, 1861, 1861: The 1st United States Artillery, Company D, was assigned to garrison duty at Fort Washington, on the Potomac River, Prince George's County, Maryland, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain J A Haskin, by Special Orders No.2, Paragraph II, Headquarters, Department of Washington, Washington, D. C., on 14 April, 1861, and proceeded on 15 April, 1861.

Note: First Lieutenant R O Duryea, 1st United States Artillery, Company D, was stationed at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, on 30 April, 1861, and the 37th New York Infantry, Company I, arrived at Fort Washington, on the Potomac River, Prince George's County, Maryland, on 5 August 1861 (See the 37th New York Infantry).
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 3 February, 1861

Second United States Artillery, Company H

Brevet Lieut. Col. & CapT. H Brooks
Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks, 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was appointed major, 2nd United States Artillery, and First Lieutenant F H Larned, 2nd United States Artillery, Company B, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 28 April, 1861.

The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was stationed at Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, under the command of Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Major H Brooks, on 1 January 1861.

Garrison at Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth Couny, Kansas, 1 January, 1861: 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A, Captain W F Barry; 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I, First Lieutenant J B Fry

Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 7-12 January, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, at 8 AM on 7 January, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A, and the 1st United States Artillery, Company I. Company H arrived at Iatan, Platte County, Missouri, the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Platte Valley Raliroad to St Joseph, Buchanan County, Missouri, on 7 January, 1861. The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, arrived by the Northern Central Railroad at Baltimore City, Maryland, via Chicago, Cook County, Illinois and Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at 5.30 PM on 12 January, 1861, and was ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, the same day.

Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., 1 February, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, acting as infantry, was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 1 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, and a detachment of one hundred and twenty men of the United States Marine Corps (See the United States Marine Corps Battalion). Company H arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., via Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, at 10 AM the same day.

Seventeenth Street, opposite the War Department, near Lafayette Square, Washington, D. C., 1 February, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was stationed on Seventeenth Street, opposite the War Department, near Lafayette Square, Washington, D. C., on 1 February, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 4-5 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was ordered to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the morning on 4 April, 1861, and arrived in the morning on 5 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 6 April, 1861: United States Corps Engineers (64), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane; 2nd United States Artillery (65), Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 2nd United States Artillery (63), Company K, Captain H A Allen

Note: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was ordered to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the evening on 6 April, 1861.

Fort Pickens relief Expedition, 9-19 April, 1861

The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was stationed at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, between 5 and 9 April, 1861.

Note: The United States General Service Recruits, Companies B (15), E (47), F (160), and G (68), were stationed at Fort Columbus, Governor's Island, New York Harbour, on 7 April, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the steam tug C P Smith to the steamer Illinois in the afternoon on 8 April, 1861.

Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 9-19 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, was ordered to proceed by the transport steamer Illinois to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, in the morning on 9 April, 1861, and arrived at Key West, Monroe County, Florida, in the morning on 17 April, 1861. Company H was ordered to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, the same day and arrived on 19 April, 1861.

Transport steamer Illinois: 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, Captain H A Allen; United States General Service Recruits, Companies B, E, F, and G

Garrison at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, 25 April, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery; 1st United States Artillery (80), Company A, Captain I Vogdes; 1st United States Artillery (40), Light Company G, First Lieutenant A J Slemmer; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company A, Captain W F Barry; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Company H, Brevet Colonel & Captain H Brooks; Captain H A Allen, 2nd United States Artillery (88), Company K; Brevet Major & Captain H J Hunt, 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company M; 3rd United States Infantry (87), Company C, Second Lieutenant J McL Hildt; 3rd United States Infantry (90), Company E, Captain H B Clitz; United States Corps Engineers (60), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane

Note: Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks, 2nd United States Artillery, was appointed major, 4th United States Artillery, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 28 April, 1861.
Arrived at Washington D. C. 1 February, 1861

Second United States Artillery, Company K

Capt. H A Allen

The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, under the command ofunder the command of Captain A Allen, was stationed at Plattsburgh Barracks, Plattsburgh, Clinton County, New York, on 21 January, 1861.

Plattsburgh Barracks, Plattsburgh, Clinton County, to Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 21-22 January, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, acting as infantry, under the command of Captain A Allen, was ordered to proceed by the Hudson River Railroad to New York City, New York, in the afternoon on 21 January, 1861, and arrived by the steamer Pope Catlin at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the evening on 22 January, 1861.

Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, 29-31 January, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 29 January, 1861, and arrived on 31 January, 1861.

Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., 1 February, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad to Washington, D. C., in the morning on 1 February, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, and a detachment of one hundred and twenty men of the United States Marine Corps (See the United States Marine Corps Battalion). Company K arrived at Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, via Annapolis Junction, Howard County, Maryland, at 10 AM the same day.

E Street, near Sixth Street, Washington, D. C., 9 February, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was stationed on E Street, near Sixth Street, Washington, D. C., on 9 February, 1861.

Washington, D. C., to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 4-5 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, at 6 AM on 4 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A (See the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A). Company K arrived at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the morning on 5 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 6 April, 1861: United States Corps Engineers (64), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane; 2nd United States Artillery (65), Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 2nd United States Artillery (63), Company K, Captain H A Allen

Note: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, in the evening on 6 April, 1861.

Fort Pickens relief Expedition, 9-19 April, 1861

The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was stationed at Fort Lafayette, New York Harbour, opposite Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, between 5 and 9 April, 1861.

Note: The United States General Service Recruits, Companies B (15), E (47), F (160), and G (68), were stationed at Fort Columbus, Governor's Island, New York Harbour, on 7 April, 1861, and were ordered to proceed by the steam tug C P Smith to the steamer Illinois in the afternoon on 8 April, 1861.

Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn (Kings County), New York City, New York, 9-19 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the transport steamer Illinois to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, in the morning on 9 April, 1861, and arrived at Key West, Monroe County, Florida, in the morning on 17 April, 1861. Company K was ordered to Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, the same day and arrived on 19 April, 1861.

Transport steamer Illinois: 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain H Brooks; 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, Captain H A Allen; United States General Service Recruits, Companies B, E, F, and G

Garrison at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, 25 April, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery; 1st United States Artillery (80), Company A, Captain I Vogdes; 1st United States Artillery (40), Light Company G, First Lieutenant A J Slemmer; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company A, Captain W F Barry; 2nd United States Artillery (90), Company H, Brevet Colonel & Captain H Brooks; Captain H A Allen, 2nd United States Artillery (88), Company K; Brevet Major & Captain H J Hunt, 2nd United States Artillery (90), Light Company M; 3rd United States Infantry (87), Company C, Second Lieutenant J McL Hildt; 3rd United States Infantry (90), Company E, Captain H B Clitz; United States Corps Engineers (60), Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane

Note: First Lieutenant J M Robertson, 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, was stationed at Fort Pickens, Santa Rosa Island, Florida, on 30 April, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 1 February, 1861

Fourth United States Artillery, Light Company F

Capt. C L Best
First Lieutenant C L Best, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, was appointed captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company F, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 29 April, 1861.

The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was stationed at Fort Ridgley, Artillery School of Practice, one mile west of the Minnesota River, Nicollett County, Minnesota, under the command of Major W W Morris, 4th United States Artillery, on 1 January, 1861.

Organisation of 4th United States Artillery, Company F, 22 May 1861, dated 29 April, 1861: Captain C L Best, First Lieutenant D D Perkins, Second Lieutenant L Martins

Garrison at Fort Ridgely, Artillery School of Practice, one mile west of the Minnesota River, Nicollett County, Minnesota, 1 January, 1861: Major W W Morris, 4th United States Artillery; 2nd United States Artillery, Company I, First Lieutenant A J S Molinard; 3rd United States Artillery, Light Company E, Brevet Major & Captain T W Sherman; 4th United States Artillery, Company F, Brevet Major & Captain J C Pemberton; 4th United States Artillery, Company K, Captain G A DeRussy

Fort Ridgley, Artillery School of Practice, on the Minnesota River, Nicollett County, Minnesota, to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, 13-18 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, acting as infantry, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain J C Pemberton, was ordered to proceed by steamer on the Minnesota River to Washington, D. C., on 13 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Artillery, Company I, under the command of Second Lieutenant T Grey (See the Garrison at Fort McHenry, Department of Annapolis). Company F arrived at St Pauls, Ramsey County, Minnesota, on 15 April, 1861, and was ordered to Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, the same day. The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, arrived at Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, on 18 April, 1861.

Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, to Washington, D. C., 18 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, was ordered to proceed by the Northern Central Railroad to Baltimore City, Maryland, at 9 AM on 18 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the Ringgold Light Artillery, the National Light Infantry, the Washington Artillery, the Logan Guards, and the Allen Infantry (See the 25th Pennsylvania Infantry). Company F arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., at 7 PM on 18 April, 1861.

Kingsford's Seminary, on E Street, Washington, D. C., 18 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, was stationed at Kingsford's Seminary, on E Street, Washington, D. C., on 18 April, 1861.

Kingsford's Seminary, on E Street, to Washington Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., 23 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, under the command of Brevet Major & Captain J C Pemberton, was ordered to the Washington Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., by Special Orders No.19, Paragraph I, Department of Washington, Washington, D. C., on 22 April, 1861, and proceeded on 23 April, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major & Captain J C Pemberton, 4th United States Artillery, Company F, resigned at Washington, D. C., on 29 April, 1861, and was appointed lieutenant colonel, artillery, Confederate States Army, on 15 June, 1861, dated 16 March, 1861. First Lieutenant E McK. Hudson, 4th United States Artillery, Light Company K, was ordered to Fort Ward, Bedloe's Island, Upper New York Bay, by Special Orders No.20, Headquarters of the Army, Manhattan (New York County), New York City, New York, on 14 March, 1861 dated 6 February, 1861, and was stationed at Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 20 May, 1861.

Abstract from returns of the Department of Washington, Colonel J F K Mansfield, United States Army, commanding, 30 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, under the command of First Lieutenant N H McLean, 2nd United States Infantry, was stationed at the Navy Yard, Washington, D. C., on 30 April, 1861.

Note: The The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, was stationed at the Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., on 5 June, 1861, and the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company D, was ordered to Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., on 6 June, 1861.

Washington Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., to Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, 6-7 June, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company F, under the command of First Lieutenant E Mck. Hudson, 4th United States Artillery, Company K, was ordered to proceed by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, to Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, in the afternoon on 6 June, 1861, and was accompanied by the 3rd United States Infantry, Companies B, D, G, H, and K (See the United States Battalion Infantry). Company F arrived at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, on 7 June, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was assigned four 6 pounder smoothbores and two 12 pounder howitzers at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, between 7 and 20 June, 1861.

Army of Pennsylvania, 30 June-25 July, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was stationed at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, on 19 June, 1861.

Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, 20 June, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered to proceed by the Cumberland Valley Railroad to Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, on 20 June, 1861, and arrived at the old Agricultural Fairgrounds, between Hagerstown and Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, via Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, the same day.

Note: First Lieutenant E Mck. Hudson, 4th United States Artillery, Company K, was appointed captain, 14th United States Infantry, by General Orders No.33, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861, and First Lieutenant D D Perkins, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, was appointed captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, by General Orders No.64, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 17 May, 1861. Major L P Graham, 2nd United States Dragoons, was commanding at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, on 23 May, 1861.

Hagerstown to Downsville, Washington County, Maryland, 30 June, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered to Downsville, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 30 June, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was assigned to the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel G H Thomas, 2nd United States Cavalry, at Downsville, Washington County, Maryland, on 30 June, 1861 (See the First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Skirmish at Falling Waters or Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, 2 July, 1861: Two sections of the 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, were ordered to proceed across the Potomac River at Lemon's Ferry, in the vicinity of Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived at W Porterfield's Farm, on the Martinsburg & Williamsport Turnpike, one and a half miles southwest of Falling Waters, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 7 AM the same day. The two sections of Light Company F were engaged in a skirmish at Falling Waters or Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 9 AM on 2 July, 1861, and arrived at Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the evening the same day.

Note: A section of the 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, and two 6 pounder smoothbores, under the command of Captain E McK Hudson, 14th United States Infantry, supported by the Philadelphia City Cavalry, First Troop, was temporarily assigned to the Sixth Brigade, Second Divison, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel J J Abercrombie, 7th United States Infantry, and a section and one 6 pounder smoothbore and one 12 pounder howitzer, under the command of First Lieutenant D D Perkins, supported by the 23rd Pennsylvania Infantry to the First Brigade, First Divison, Army of Pennsylvania, under the command of Colonel G H Thomas, 2nd United States Cavalry, on 2 July, 1861.

Organisation of First Brigade, First Division, Army of Pennsylvania, 2 July, 1861: Colonel G H Thomas, 2nd United States Cavalry; 6th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel J Nagle; 21st Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel J F Ballier; 23rd Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel C P Dare; 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies A, C, F, and K, Captain R W Johnson, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company F; section of 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, First Lieutenant D D Perkins

Organisation of Sixth Brigade, Second Division, Army of Pennsylvania, 2 July, 1861: Colonel J J Abercrombie, 7th United States Infantry; 1st Wisconsin Infantry, Colonel J C Starkweather; the 11th Pennsylvania Infantry, Colonel P Jarrett; section of the 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, Captain E McK Hudson, 14th United States Infantry; Philadelphia City Cavalry, 1st Troop, Captain T C James; Philadelphia Independent Rangers, Captain W McMullen

Hoke Run, one mile south of Hainesville, to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, 3 July, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered to proceed by the Martinsburg & Williamsport Turnpike to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, at 10 AM on 3 July, 1861, and arrived at 12 PM the same day.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was assigned to the Seventh Brigade, Third Division, Army of Pennsylvania, on 8 July, 1861 (See the Seventh Brigade, Third Division, Army of Pennsylvania).

Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, 15-17 July, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered to Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, in the morning on 15 July, 1861, and arrived in the vicinity of Bunker Hill, Berkeley County, Virginia, the same day. Light Company F was ordered to Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in the morning on 17 July, 1861, and arrived via Middleway or Smithfield, Jefferson County, Virginia, the same day.

Charlestown to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, 21 July, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered to Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, at 3 AM on 21 July, 1861.

Army of The Shenandoah, 25 July-17 August, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was stationed at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, on 27 July, 1861.

Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, to Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, 28 July, 1861 The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was ordered across the Potomac River at Harpers Ferry, Jefferson County, Virginia, to Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, in the morning on 28 July, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Light Company F, was assigned to the Third Brigade, Army of the Shenandoah, under the command of Colonel C P Stone, 14th United States Infantry, by General Orders No.36, Headquarters, Army of the Shenandoah, Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, on 29 July, 1861 (See the Seventh Brigade, Third Division, Army of Pennsylvania).
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 18 April, 1861. Ordered to Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 6 June, 1861

Distribution of troops, 1 January, 1861: Company A, Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; Company B, Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; Company C, Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; Company D, Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Dimock, 2nd United States Artillery; Company E, Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; Company F, Fort Laramie, on the Laramie River, Nebraska Territory, Colonel E B Alexander, 10th United States Infantry; Company G, Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; Company H, Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; Company I, Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; Company K, Fort Ridgely, Artillery School of Practice, one mile west of the Minnesota River, Nicollett County, Minnesota, Major W W Morris, 4th United States Artillery (See the Garrison at Fort McHenry, Department of Annapolis & Maryland); Company L, Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Dimock, 2nd United States Artillery; Company M, Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery

Organisation of 4th United States Artillery, 3 April, 1861: Colonel S Benton, Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, Majors G Porter and W W Morris; Company A, Captain F N Clarke; Company B, Captain J Gibson; Company C, Captain G W Hazzard; Company D, Captain J Roberts; Company E, Captain G W Getty; Company F, Brevet Major & Captain J C Pemberton; Company G, Captain A P Howe; Company H, Captain J P McCowen; Company I, Captain J S Garland; Company K, Captain G A DeRussy; Company L, Brevet Major & Captain T Williams; Company M, Captain J A Brown

Camp Floyd, Company A, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company A, were stationed at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, on 1 January, 1861, and Colonel P St. G Cooke, 2nd United States Dragoons, on 15 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Cavalry).

Garrison at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company B, Captain J Buford; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company E, Captain R P Campbell; 10th United States Infantry, Company E, Captain H Heth; 10th United States Infantry, Company I, Captain J A Grove; 4th United States Artillery, Company A, Captain F N Clarke; 4th United States Artillery, Company B, Captain J Gibson; 4th United States Artillery, Company C, Captain G W Hazzard

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, was assigned to command the Department of Washington, at Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.9, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 9 April, 1861, and was ordered to Fort Columbus, Governors Island, New York Harbour, by General Orders No.12, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861. Captain F N Clarke, 4th United States Artillery, Company A, was stationed at Fort Crittenden, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Fairfield, Utah Territory, on 25 May, 1861.

Camp Floyd, Company B, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company B, were stationed at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Fairfield, Utah Territory, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, on 1 January, 1861, and Colonel P St. G Cooke, 2nd United States Dragoons, on 15 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Cavalry).

Garrison at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Fairfield, Utah Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company B, Captain J Buford; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company E, Captain R P Campbell; 10th United States Infantry, Company E, Captain H Heth; 10th United States Infantry, Company I, Captain J A Grove; 4th United States Artillery, Company A, Captain F N Clarke; 4th United States Artillery, Company B, Captain J Gibson; 4th United States Artillery, Company C, Captain G W Hazzard

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, was assigned to command the Department of Washington, at Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.9, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 9 April, 1861, and was ordered to Fort Columbus, Governors Island, New York Harbour, by General Orders No.12, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861. Captain J Gibson, 4th United States Artillery, Company B, was stationed at Fort Crittenden, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, on 25 May, 1861.

Camp Floyd, Company C, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company C, were stationed at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, on 1 January, 1861, and Colonel P St. G Cooke, 2nd United States Dragoons, on 15 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Cavalry).

Garrison at Camp Floyd, on Camp Floyd Pass, Cedar Valley, Utah Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company B, Captain J Buford; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company E, Captain R P Campbell; 10th United States Infantry, Company E, Captain H Heth; 10th United States Infantry, Company I, Captain J A Grove; 4th United States Artillery, Company A, Captain F N Clarke; 4th United States Artillery, Company B, Captain J Gibson; 4th United States Artillery, Company C, Captain G W Hazzard

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, was assigned to command the Department of Washington, at Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.9, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 9 April, 1861, and was ordered to Fort Columbus, Governors Island, New York Harbour, by General Orders No.12, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861. Captain G W Hazzard, 4th United States Artillery, Company C, was on sick leave at Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, on 1 February, 1861, and was stationed at Fort McHenry, in the vicinity of Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, on 12 March, 1861.

Fort Monroe, Company D, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company D, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Dimock, 2nd United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, on 1 January, 1861.

Note: Captain J Roberts, 4th United States Artillery, Company D, was stationed at Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, on 28 October, 1861, and was appointed major, 4th United States Artillery, by General Orders No.106, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 5 December, 1861, dated 3 September, 1861. Detachments of the 4th United States Artillery, Companies D (6) and L (6), were assigned to the 1st United States Artillery, Company A, at Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, on 23 January, 1861 (See the 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I).

Fort Randall, Company E, 1 January & 24 April, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company E, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, on 1 January, 1861, and under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, on 23 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, Captain J P McCowen; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, Captain J S Garland; 4th United States Artillery, Company M, Captain J A Brown

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, arrived at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 22 January, 1861, and was sick on a leave of absence at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 15 February, 1861.

Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, to Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Ohio, 24 April-19 May, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company E, under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Omaha on the Missouri River to New York City, New York County, New York, on 24 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 4th United States Artillery, Companies G and I. Company E arrived at Omaha City, Nebraska Territory, at 8 PM on 2 May, 1861, and disembarked near Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, on 3 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company E, arrived at Eddyville, Mahaska, Monroe, and Wapello Counties, Iowa, on 16 May, 1861, and at Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, on 17 May, 1861. Company E was ordered to proceed by the Chicago, Burlington & Peoria Railroad to Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, in the evening the same day and arrived at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, on 18 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company E, arrived by the Chicago & Cincinnati Railroad at Camp Munroe, the Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, in the morning on 19 May, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Companies E, G, and I, were ordered to Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, in the morning on 20 May, 1861, and were stationed at Camp Dennison, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, on 18 June, 1861.

Garrison at Camp Munroe, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, 18 June, 1861: 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, First Lieutenant O A Mack

Note: Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, was appointed major, 5th United States Artillery, by General Orders No.65, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 23 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861, and First Lieutenant J C Clark, Jr., was appointed captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 17 May, 1861.

Fort Randall, Company G, 1 January & 24 April, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company G, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, on 1 January, 1861, and under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, on 23 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, Captain J P McCowen; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, Captain J S Garland; 4th United States Artillery, Company M, Captain J A Brown

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, arrived at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 22 January, 1861, and was sick on a leave of absence at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 15 February, 1861. Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company G, was stationed at Fort Randall, near the Missouri River, Nebraska Territory, on 23 April, 1861.

Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, to Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Ohio, 24 April-19 May, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company G, under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Omaha on the Missouri River to New York City, New York County, New York, on 24 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 4th United States Artillery, Companies E and I. Company G arrived at Omaha, Dakota Territory, at 8 PM on 2 May, 1861, and disembarked near Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, on 3 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company G, arrived at Eddyville, Mahaska, Monroe, and Wapello Counties, Iowa, on 16 May, 1861, and at Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, on 17 May, 1861. Company G was ordered to proceed by the Chicago, Burlington & Peoria Railroad to Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, in the evening the same day and arrived at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, on 18 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company G, arrived by the Chicago & Cincinnati Railroad at Camp Munroe, the Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, in the morning on 19 May, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Companies E, G, and I, were ordered to Carthage, near Cincinnati, Ohio, in the morning on 20 May, 1861, and were stationed at Camp Dennison, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, on 18 June, 1861.

Garrison at Camp Munroe, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, 18 June, 1861: 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, First Lieutenant O A Mack

Fort Randall, Company H, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company H, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, on 1 January, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, Captain J P McCowen; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, Captain J S Garland; 4th United States Artillery, Company M, Captain J A Brown

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, arrived at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 22 January, 1861, and was sick on a leave of absence at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 15 February, 1861. Captain J P McCowen, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, resigned at Louisville, Kentucky, on 6 May, 1861, and First Lieutenant D D Perkins, 4th United States Artillery, Company F, was appointed captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 17 May, 1861.

Fort Randall, Company I, 1 January & 24 April, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company I, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, on 1 January, 1861, and under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, on 23 April, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, Captain J P McCowen; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, Captain J S Garland; 4th United States Artillery, Company M, Captain J A Brown

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, arrived at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 22 January, 1861, and was sick on a leave of absence at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 15 February, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st Company, under the command of First Lieutenant R Saxton, 4th United States Artillery, Company I, was stationed at St Louis Arsenal, on Carondelet Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, on 13 April, 1861.

Seizure of Camp Jackson, Lindell('s) Grove, between Central or Olive Street Plank Road and Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, 10 May, 1861: Eight hundred and ninety-one men of the 1st and 2nd Regiments, 1st Brigade, Missouri (Volunteer) Militia, under the command of Brigadier General D M Frost, were ordered to Camp Jackson, Lindell's Grove, between Central or Olive Street Plank Road and Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, on 6 May, 1861, and surrendered to Captain N Lyon, 2nd United States Infantry, Company B, in the afternoon on 10 May, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Note: First Lieutenant R Saxton, 4th United States Artillery, Company I, was appointed captain, 1st Missouri Infantry, Company A, on 7 May, 1861, and was appointed captain and assisstant quartermaster, United States Quatermaster's Department, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 18 May, 1861.

Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, to Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Ohio, 24 April-19 May, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Company I, under the command of Captain G W Getty, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, was ordered to proceed by the steamer Omaha on the Missouri River to New York City, New York County, New York, on 24 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 4th United States Artillery, Companies E and G. Company I arrived at Omaha, Dakota Territory, at 8 PM on 2 May, 1861, and disembarked near Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, on 3 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company I, arrived at Eddyville, Mahaska, Monroe, and Wapello Counties, Iowa, on 16 May, 1861, and at Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, on 17 May, 1861. Company I was ordered to proceed by the Chicago, Burlington & Peoria Railroad to Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, in the evening the same day and arrived at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, on 18 May, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery, Company I, arrived by the Chicago & Cincinnati Railroad at Camp Munroe, the Orphan's Asylum, in the vicinity of Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, in the morning on 19 May, 1861.

Note: The 4th United States Artillery, Companies E, G, and I, were ordered to Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, in the morning on 20 May, 1861, and were stationed at Camp Dennison, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, on 18 June, 1861.

Garrison at Camp Munroe, Hamilton County Agricultural Society Fairgrounds, Carthage, ten miles north of Cincinnati, Ohio, 18 June, 1861: 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, First Lieutenant O A Mack

Note: Captain J S Garland, 4th United States Artillery, Company I, was assigned a leave of absence on 30 May, 1861, and retired due to incapacity on 29 November, 1861. First Lieutenant O A Mack, 4th United States Artillery, Company I, was appointed captain, 13th United States Infantry, by General Orders No.65, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 23 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.

St Louis Arsenal, St. Louis County, Missouri, 13 April, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery, Recruits, 1st Company, under the command of First Lieutenant R Saxton, 4th United States Artillery, Company I, was stationed at St Louis Arsenal, St. Louis County, Missouri, under the command of Captain N Lyon, 2nd United States Infantry, Company B, on 13 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Note: First Lieutenant R Saxton, 4th United States Artilley, Company I, was appointed assistant quartermaster and captain, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 13 May, 1861.

Fort Monroe, Companiy L, 1 January, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company L, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Dimock, 2nd United States Artillery, were stationed at Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, on 1 January, 1861.

Note: Brevet Major & Captain T Williams, 4th United States Artillery, Company L, was appointed major, 5th United States Artillery, by General Orders No.33, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 18 June, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861, and First Lieutenant R V W Howard, 4th United States Artillery, Company E, captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company L, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861. Detachments of the 4th United States Artillery, Companies D (6) and L (6), were assigned to the 1st United States Artillery, Company A, at Fort Monroe, Artillery School of Practice, Old Point Comfort, Hampton, Virginia, on 23 January, 1861 (See the 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I).

Fort Randall, Company M, 1 january, 1861

The 4th United States Artillery, Company M, under the command of Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, was stationed at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, on 1 January, 1861.

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery, arrived at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 22 January, 1861, and was sick on a leave of absence at St Louis, St Louis County, Missouri, on 15 February, 1861. Captain J A Brown, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, was assigned to command Fort Randall, near the Missouri River, Nebraska Territory, on 24 April, 1861, and resigned on 25 June, 1861. First Lieutenant J Mendenhall, 4th United States Artillery, Company D, was appointed captain, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, by General Orders No.106, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 5 December, 1861, dated 3 July, 1861.

Garrison at Fort Randall, on the west bank of the the Missouri River, opposite Bosung's Station, Dakota Territory, 1 January, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel J Munroe, 4th United States Artillery; 4th United States Artillery, Company E, Captain G W Getty; 4th United States Artillery, Company G, Captain A P Howe, 4th United States Artillery, Company H, Captain J P McCowen; 4th United States Artillery, Company I, Captain J S Garland; 4th United States Artillery, Company M, Captain J A Brown

Note: The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 2nd Company, under the command of Second Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, was stationed at St Louis Arsenal, on Carondelet Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, on 13 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Infantry).

Seizure of Camp Jackson, Lindell('s) Grove, between Central or Olive Street Plank Road and Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, 10 May, 1861: Eight hundred and ninety-one men of the 1st and 2nd Regiments, 1st Brigade, Missouri (Volunteer) Militia, under the command of Brigadier General D M Frost, were ordered to Camp Jackson, Lindell's Grove, between Central or Olive Street Plank Road and Laclede Avenue, St. Louis, St. Louis County, on 6 May, 1861, and surrendered to Captain N Lyon, 2nd United States Infantry, Company B, in the afternoon on 10 May, 1861.

Note: Second Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, was appointed captain, 1st Missouri Infantry, Company B, on 7 May, 1861, and resigned on 25 May, 1861. He was appointed first lieutenant, 4th United States Artilley, Company M, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 20 February, 1861, and was appointed captain and assistant quartermaster, United States Quartermaster's Department, by General Orders No.64, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 3 August, 1861.

St Louis Arsenal, on Carondelet Avenue, St Louis, St. Louis County, to Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, 13-15 June, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery Recruits (134), 1st and 2nd Companies, under the command of First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, were ordered to proceed by the steamer Iatan on the Missouri River to Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, at 11 AM on 13 June, 1861, and arrived at Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, at 2 PM on 15 June, 1861.

Steamer Iatan, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri, 13 June, 1861: 1st Missouri Infantry, Companies C, D, E, F, G, Lieutenant Colonel G L Andrews; 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M; section of the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company F

Jefferson City, Cole County, to Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, 16-17 June, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, were ordered to proceed by steamer on the Missouri River to Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, at 2 PM on 16 June, 1861, and disembarked eight miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, at 11 AM on 17 June, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, under the command of First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, were engaged in a skirmish four miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, in the morning the same day and arrived at Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, at 2 PM on 17 June, 1861.

Troops engaged during the skirmish four miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, 17 June, 1861: Brigadier General N Lyon, United States Volunteers; 2nd United States Infantry, Company B, First Sergeant W Griffin; 4th United States Artllery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, acting as infantry, First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M; 1st Missouri Infantry, Companies A, B, C, E, F, G, H, I, K, Colonel F P Blair, Jr.; 2nd Missouri Infantry, Rifle Companies A and B, Major P J Osterhaus, 2nd Missouri Infantry; four companies of the 2nd Missouri Infantry, Lieutenant Colonel F S(c)ha(e)f(f)er; 2nd United States Artillery, Captain J Totten

Note: The 1st Missouri Infantry, Company D, and a detachment of artillery with one 8 inch howitzer were assigned to guard the steamers Iatan, A McDowell, and City of Louisiana during the skirmish four miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, in the morning on 17 June, 1861, and First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, was assigned to command the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company F, during the expedition to Syracuse, Morgan County, Missouri, between 19 and 23 June, 1861,

Cooper County Agricultural Fairgrounds, two miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, to Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, 3-13 July, 1861: The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, under the command of First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, were stationed at Camp Cameron, the Cooper County Agricultural Fairgrounds, two miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, on 1 July, 1861, and were ordered to Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, by General Orders No.4, Headquarters Missouri Volunteers, Camp Cameron, the Cooper County Agricultural Fairgrounds, two miles east of Boonville, Cooper County, Missouri, at 7 AM on 3 July, 1861, dated 2 July, 1861. The 4th United States Artillery Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, arrived at the north bank of the South grand River, ten miles south of Clinton, Henry County, Missouri, in the evening on 7 July, 1861, and at Springfield, Greene County, Missouri, on 13 July, 1861.

Engagement at Wilson's Creek or Oak Hills, Greene County, Missouri, 10 August, 1861: The United States General Service Recruits, 1st and 2nd Companies, under the command of First Lieutenant W L Lothrop, 4th United States Artillery, Company M, were engaged in the battle of Wilson's Creek or Oak Hills, Greene County, Missouri, under the command of Captain F Steele, 2nd United States Infantry, Company E, on 10 August, 1861.

Second United States Dragoons, Company I

Capt. T Hight
First Lieutenant T Hight, 2nd United States Dragoons, Company B, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Dragoons, Company I, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 13 May, 1861.

The 2nd United States Dragoons, Company I, under the command of First Lieutenant T Hight, Company B, was stationed at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, on 5 February, 1861.

Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, to Washington, D. C., detachment, 6-7 February, 1861: A detachment of forty men of the 2nd United States Dragoons, Company I, under the command of First Lieutenant J P Holliday, 2nd United States Dragoons, Company F, were ordered to Washington, D. C., at 3 PM on 6 February, 1861, and arrived in the afternoon on 7 February, 1861.

Note: A detachment of forty men of the 2nd United States Dragoons, Company I, was stationed at Burch's Stable, opposite Willard's Hotel, on the corner of Fourteenth and D Streets, Washington, D. C., on 9 February, 1861, and 29 April, 1861.

Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, to Washington, D. C., detachment, 15-16 February, 1861: A detachment of forty men of the 2nd United States Dragoons, Company I, under the command of First Lieutenant T Hight, Company B, were ordered to Washington, D. C., at 3 PM on 15 February, 1861, and arrived at Burch's Stable, on Fourteenth and D Streets, Washington, D. C., at 12 PM on 16 February, 1861.

Note: First Lieutenant J P Holliday, 2nd United States Dragoons, Company F, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 9 May, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 7 & 16 February, 1861

Second United States Cavalry, Company D

Capt. W P Chambliss
Captain I N Palmer, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was appointed major, 2nd United States Cavalry, by General Orders No.24, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 25 April, 1861, and First Lieutenant W P Chambliss, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 6 April, 1861.

The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was stationed at Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, 1st United States Infantry, Company H, on 21 February, 1861, and arrived by the steamer Coatzacoalcos at the Pier No.29, on West and Warren Streets, New York City, New York County, New York, at 1 PM on 11 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Cavalry).

New York City, New York County, New York, to Washington, D. C., 12-13 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry (59), Company D, under the command of Captain I N Palmer, was ordered to Washington, D. C., in the afternoon on 12 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H. Company D arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Washington, D. C., at 4 AM on 13 April, 1861. The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, arrived at Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at 9.30 AM on 13 April, 1861. Company D arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., in the morning the same day.

Opposite the War Department, on Seventeenth Street, Washington, D. C., 13 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was stationed opposite the War Department, on Seventeenth Street, Washington, D. C., on 13 April, 1861.

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Companies D and H, were stationed in a house between the War Department and Fort Lawson, a mansion west of the War Department, on Seventeenth Street, Washington, D. C., on 29 April, 1861, and at the Treasury building, on Fifteenth Street, Washington, D. C., on 14 May, 1861.

Abstract from returns of the Department of Washington, Colonel J F K Mansfield, United States Army, commanding, 30 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, under the command of Captain I N Palmer, was stationed at Washington, D. C., on 30 April, 1861.

Skirmish at Great Falls, on the Potomac River, 7-8 July, 1861: The 8th District of Columbia Militia Battalion Infantry, under the command of Captain W Kryzanowski, was engaged in a skirmish at Great Falls, on the Potomac River, on 7 July, 1861, and the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was ordered to Great Falls, on the Potomac River, as support to the 8th District of Columbia Militia Battalion Infantry at 4 PM on 8 July, 1861 (See the District of Columbia Militia, Department of Washington).

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was stationed at the Chain or Little Falls Bridge, two and a half miles above Georgetown, D. C., on 5 August, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 17 April 1861

Second United States Cavalry, Company H

First Lt. W Mclean
First Lieutenant K Garrard, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company G, was appointed captain, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, by General Orders No.8, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 3 April, 1861, dated 27 February, 1861.

The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, was stationed at Camp Cooper, on Clear Fork of the Brazos River, one mile north of South Bend, Young County, Texas, under the command of Captain S D Carpenter, 1st United States Infantry, Company H, on 21 February, 1861, and arrived by the steamer Coatzacoalcos at Pier No.29, on West and Warren Streets, New York City, New York County, New York, at 1 PM on 11 April, 1861 (See the United States Battalion Cavalry).

Note: Captain K Garrard, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, did not proceed to New York City, New York County, New York, due to illness, on 21 February, 1861, and was captured at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, on 12 April, 1861.

New York City, New York County, New York, to Washington, D. C., 12-13 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry (41), Company H, under the command of First Lieutenant W P Chambliss, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, was ordered to Washington, D. C., under the command of Captain I N Palmer, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D, in the afternoon on 12 April, 1861, and was accompanied by the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company D. Company H arrived at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in the evening the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad to Washington, D. C., at 4 AM on 13 April, 1861. The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, arrived at Baltimore City, Maryland, in the morning the same day and was ordered to proceed by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad at 9.30 AM on 13 April, 1861. Company D arrived by the Washington Branch, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, at Washington, D. C., in the morning the same day.

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, under the command of Captain W T Magruder, 1st United States Dragoons, Company E, was stationed in the vicinity of City Hall, on E Street, Washington, D. C., on 29 April, 1861, and at the Treasury building, on Fifteenth Street, Washington, D. C., on 14 May, 1861.

Abstract from returns of the Department of Washington, Colonel J F K Mansfield, United States Army, commanding, 30 April, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, under the command of Captain I N Palmer, was stationed at Washington, D. C., on 30 April, 1861.

Note: Captain N G Evans, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, resigned on 27 February, 1861, and was appointed major, cavalry, Confederate States Army, on 21 May, 1861, dated 16 March, 1861 (See the Seventh (Demi) Brigade, Army of the Potomac). First Lieutenant R N Eagle was assigned to command the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, on 21 February, 1861, and was appointed captain, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company C, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 25 April, 1861. Second Lieutenant W McLean, was assigned to the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company K, at Carlisle Barracks, Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, on 28 April, 1861, and was appointed first lieutenant, 2nd United States Cavalry, Company A, by General Orders No.24, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 May, 1861, dated 9 May, 1861. First Lieutenant W McLean arrived at Washington, D. C., on 5 July, 1861, and was assigned to command the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, between 5 July and 22 September, 1861.

Rockville Expedition, 10-30 June, 1861

The 2nd United States Cavalry (41), Company H, under the command of Captain W T Magruder, 1st United States Dragoons, Company E, was ordered to Rockville, Montgomery County, Maryland, under the command of Colonel C P Stone, 14th United States Infantry, to secure the area of Maryland along the Potomac River northwest of Washington, D. C., on 10 June, 1861, and arrived at 11 AM the same day (See the Rockville Expedition).

Rockville to Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, 14 June, 1861: The Second United States Cavalry, Company H, was ordered to Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, at 8 AM on 14 June, 1861, and was accompanied by Colonel C P Stone, 14th United States Infantry.

Note: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, was stationed at Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, under the command of Colonel C P Stone, 14th United States Infantry, on 27 June, 1861.

Special Orders No.109, Headquarters, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 30 June, 1861: Colonel C P Stone, 14th United States Infantry, was ordered to Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia, by Special Orders No.109, Headquarters, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 30 June, 1861.

Washington, D. C., 2 July, 1861

The Second United States Cavalry, Company H, was stationed in the vicinity of Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, on 1 July, 1861.

Poolesville, Montgomery County, Maryland, to Washington, D. C., 2 July, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, was ordered to Washington, D. C., on 2 July, 1861.

Treasury building, on Fifteenth Street, Washington, D. C., 21 July, 1861: The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, was assigned to guard duty at the Treasury building, on Fifteenth Street, Washington, D. C., during the first battle of Bull Run on 21 July, 1861.

Note: Detachments of the 1st United States Mounted Recruits were ordered to the Long Bridge, on Fourteenth Street, Washington, D. C.; the Aqueduct Bridge, on Rock Creek; Pennsylvania Avenue tollgate, at the junction of the road leading to the northern bridge of the Eastern Branch of Potomac River and Baltimore Turnpike; and the New Jersey Avenue Station, on New Jersey Avenue, Washington, D. C., by Special Orders No.119, Headquarters, Troops at Washington, D. C., on 11 April, 1861.

Special Orders No.4, Headquarters, Division of the Potomac, Washington, D. C., 1 August, 1861: The 6th Maine Infantry and the 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, were assigned to Colonel W F Smith, 3rd Vermont Infantry, at the Chain or Little Falls Bridge, two and a half miles above Georgetown, D. C., by Special Orders No.4, Headquarters, Division of the Potomac, Washington, D. C., on 1 August, 1861 (See the Volunteers, Department of Washington).

The 2nd United States Cavalry, Company H, was assigned to Colonel W F Smith's Brigade, Division of the Potomac, by Special Orders No.10, Headquarters, Division of the Potomac, Washington, D. C., on 4 August, 1861, and was stationed at the Chain or Little Falls Bridge, two and a half miles above Georgetown, D. C., on 5 August, 1861.
Arrived at Washington, D. C., 17 April, 1861

Sources

"A company of sappers and miners, ordered from West Point, arrived in the cars at six o'clock yesterday morning. They number sixty-two men, and are officered by Lieuteants Duane and Weitzel."

The National Republican, 21 January, 1861 - Sixty-two Sappers and Miners from West Point

"The following is a list of the companies at present in the city, with their numbers and places where quartered: Company A, Second Artillery, ninety-one men, under command of Captain Barry, is quartered at the arsenal. Company I, First Artillery, ninety-two men, under command of Lieutenant Fry, is quartered at the corner of Eighteenth and G streets. The detachment of Dragoons, acting as light infantry, seventy-two men, commanded by Lieutenant Griffin, is stationed near City Hall. Company H, Second Artillery, seventy-eight men, Colonel Brooks in command, is quartered on seventeenth street, opposite the War Department. Company D, First Artillery, fifty-four men, under command of Major Haskins, is quartered on B street north, near First street east. Company K, Second Artillery, seventy-eight men, is quartered on E street, near Sixth. Company E, Second Artillery, ninety-two men, under command of Captain Elzey, is quartered in south wing of the Treasury building. The detachment of Dragoons, from Carlisle barracks, forty-two men, under Lieutenant Holliday, is quartered in Burch's stable, at the corner of Fourteenth and D streets. The corps of sappers andd miners, from West Point, sixty-four men, under Lieutenant Duane, are at the Columbian Armory. Companies A, of the Second, I, of the First, and the detachment of dragoons from West Point, are accompanied by light batteries. The remainder are all acting as infantry, with the exception of the dragoons from Carlisle."

The National Republican, 9 February, 1861 - United States troops now in the city

"A detachment of 160 men, under Maj. Pemberton, left St. Paul en route for Washington yesterday."

The Evening Star, 17 April, 1861 - Chicago, 16 April, 1861

"The New York Eighth, Thirteenth, and Twenty-eighth Regiments are all encamped near the Sixty-ninth Regiment. A company of United States infantry, Captain King, passed over into Virginia this evening."

The Evening Star, 19 April, 1861 - The first arrival of troops

"The same train also brought Compnay F, Fourth Artillery, U.S.A., Major Pemberton, and 60 men, from Fort Ridgely, Minnesota. This company was marched to E-street quarters."

The Evening Star, 17 June, 1861 - Movements across the river

"By 9 a. m., Porter had these five companies, comprising 482 officers and men, mustered into the service of the United States, loaded on board a Northern Central Railway train and started for Washington. They had for company on the train forty-five regulars of the 4th Artillery en route for Fort McHenry, under the command of Captain J. C. Pemberton, that recreant son of Pennsylvania who, deserting the flag of his country, joined the Southern Confederacy, became one of its Lieut. Generals, and is now only known to fame as having unconditionally surrendered his command at Vicksburg to General Ulysses S. Grant."

A few acts and actors in the tragedy of the Civil War in the United States, by William Bender Wilson

"The only regular troops near the capital of the country were 300 or 400 marines at the marine barracks, and 3 officers and 53 men of ordnance at the Washington arsenal."

"Stone immediately set to work to organize the volunteers for the preservation of order in the District, and by mid-February was able to report that thirty-three companies of infantry and riflemen and two troops of cavalry were on the lists of the District volunteer force; and all had been uniformed, equipped, and put under frequent drill."

"Washington's or rather the District of Columbia's militia organisations mustered into the service of the United States, from April 9 to April 27, when enlistment solely for the District defense ceased, numbered 34 companies and 3,019 men."

Records of the Columbia Historical Society, Washington, D. C., Volume 60/62 (1960/1962), pp. 123-133: Military activities in Washington in 1861, by Elden E Billings

Official Army Register for September 1861, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, 1 September, 1861

That body of brave men: The U.S. Regular Infantry and the Civil War in the West, by Mark Wells Johnson

Lincoln's abolitionist general: The biography of David Hunter, by Edward A Miller

The siege of Washington: The untold story of the twelve days that shook the Union, by John Lockwood and Charles Lockwood

A history of the national capital from its foundation through the period of the adoption of the organic act, Volume 2, by Wilhelmus Bogart Bryan

Biographical register of officers and graduates of the United States Military Academy, at West Point, N.Y., from its establishment, 16 March, 1802, to the Army reorganisation of 1866-67, by Bvt. Major General George W Cullum, Colonel, Corps of Enginers, U.S. Army

Notes

Brevet Colonel & Major H Brown, 2nd United States Artillery, was assigned to command the United States troops stationed at Washington, D. C., and Fort McHenry, near Locust Point, Baltimore City, Maryland, between 6 January and 4 April, 1861.

United States Army, Washington, D. C., 2 January 1861: A detachment of three to four hundred men of the United States Marine Corps were stationed at the Marine Barracks, Washington, D. C., and fifty-three men of the United States Ordnance Department at the Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C., on 2 January, 1861.

United States Army stationed at Washington, D. C., 9 February, 1861: 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I, First Lieutenant J B Fry, at the corner of Eighteenth and G Streets, Washington, D. C.; 1st United States Artillery, Company D, Brevet Major & Captain J A Haskin, on B Street North, near First Street East, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A, Captain W F Barry, at the Arsenal, Greenleaf Point, Washington, D. C. (See the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A); 2nd United States Artillery, Company E, Captain A Elzey, at the south wing of the Treasury Building, Washington, D. C. (See the 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company E); 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Major H Brooks, on Seventeenth Street, opposite the War Department, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, Captain H A Allen, on E Street, near Sixth Street, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Dragoons, Company C, Detachment, First Lieutenant J P Holliday, Company B, at Burch's Stables, at the corner of Fourteenth and D Streets, Washington, D. C.; United States Dragoons, Detachment, First Lieutenant C Griffin, 2nd United States Artillery, near City Hall, Washington, D. C.; United States Corps Engineers, Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane, at the Columbian Armory, Washington, D. C.

Note: United States Corps Engineers, Company A, First Lieutenant J C Duane, was assigned to Brevet Lieutenant General & Major General W Scott, United States Army, at Washington, D. C., on 21 January, 1861.

Military escort to President J Buchanan and President-elect A Lincoln, 4 March, 1861: The United States Corps Engineers, Company A, under the command of First Lieutenant J C Duane, and a detachment of the 2nd United States Dragoons were assigned as escort to the carriage carrying President J Buchanan and President-elect A Lincoln, on 4 March, 1861 (See the District of Columbia Militia, Department of Washington).

Distribution, United States Army, 4 March, 1861: 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company A, Captain W F Barry, near the Capital, Washington, D. C.; 1st United States Artillery, Company D, Brevet Major & Captain J A Haskins, at B Street, Washington, D. C.; 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I, First Lieutenant J B Fry, at the Treasury Building, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Artillery, Company H, Brevet Colonel & Major H Brooks, at Seventeenth Street, opposite the War Department, Washington, D. C.; United States Dragoons, Detachment, First Lieutenant C Griffin, at City Hall, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Artillery, Company K, Captain H A Allen, at E Street, Washington, D. C.; 2nd United States Artillery, Light Company E, Captain A Elzey, at the Treasury Building, Washington, D. C.

Special Orders No.55 3/4, Headquarters of the Army, Washington, D. C., 3 April, 1861: Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain J B Magruder, 1st United States Artillery, Company I, was assigned to command the troops temporarily stationed at Washington, D. C., by Special Orders No.55 3/4, Headquarters of the Army, Washington, D. C., on 3 April, 1861, and assumed command by Special Orders No.107, Headquarters, Artillery Battalion, Washington, D. C., on 4 April, 1861 (See the 1st United States Artillery, Light Company I).

Note: Brevet Lieutenant Colonel & Captain J B Magruder, 1st United States Artillery, Company I, resigned on 20 April, 1861.

Department of Washington, 9 April-25 July, 1861

Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, was assigned to comand the troops in and around Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Troops in Washington, D. C., on 7 April, 1861.

General Orders No.9, Paragraph I, War Department, Washinton, D. C., 9 April, 1861: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, 10th United States Infantry, was assigned to command a military department, taken from the Department of the East, and called the Department of Washington, consisting of the State of Maryland, and the District of Columbia according to its original boundary, Headquartes Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.9, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 9 April, 1861.

General Orders No.12, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washinton, D. C., 27 April, 1861: Inspector General & Colonel J K F Mansfield, United States Army, was assigned to command the Military Department of Washington including the District of Columbia, according to its original boundary, Fort Washington and the county adjacent, and the State of Maryland as far as Bladensburg, inclusive, Headquarters Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.12, Paragraph I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861.

Note: Brevet Colonel & Lieutenant Colonel C F Smith, United States Army, was appointed superintendent of the recruiting service at Fort Columbus, on Governor's Island, New York Harbour, by General Orders No.12, Paragraph IV, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 April, 1861.

Department of Northeastern Virginia, 27 May-25 July, 1861

Brevet Major (First Lieutenant) & Assistant Adjutant GeneralI McDowell, United States Army, was appointed brigadier general, United States Army, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 14 May, 1861.

General Orders No.26, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 27 May, 1861: Brigadier General I McDowell, United States Army, was assigned to command a new Military Geographical Department including all the part of Virginia, east of the Allegheny mountains and north of the James River, except Fort Monroe and sixty miles around the same, Headquarters movable according to circumstances, by General Orders No.26, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 27 May, 1861.

Division of the Potomac, 25 July, 1861

Major General G B McClellan, United States Army, assumed command of the Division of the Potomac, comprising the Departments of Washington and Northeastern Virginia, Headquarters Washington, D. C., by General Orders No.1, Headquarters, Division of the Potomac, Washington, D. C., on 27 July, 1861.

General Orders No.47, Paragragh I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., 25 July, 1861: The counties of Washington and Allegheny in Maryland and such other parts of Virginia as may be covered by the Army in its operations were added to the Department of the Shenandoah; the counties of Prince George, Montgomery, and Frederick were added to the Department of Washington; the remainder of Maryland and all Pennsylvania and Delaware constituted the Department of Pennsylvania, Headquarters at Baltimore City, Maryland; and the Department of Washington and the Department of Northeastern Virginia, constituted a geographical Division, Headquarters Washington, D. C., under the command of Major General G B McClellan, United States Army, by General Orders No.47, Paragragh I, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 25 July, 1861.

Note: Inspector General & Colonel J K F Mansfield, United States Army, was appointed brevet brigadier general and brigadier general, United States Army, by General Orders No.64, War Department, Adjutant General's Office, Washington, D. C., on 22 August, 1861, dated 6 and 14 May, 1861, respectively.