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63rd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia, United States Civil War

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63rd Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia (Union)

Organized in Phelps, Crawford & Pulaski Counties, Commanded by Colonel John. E. Davis and Isaac S. Warmoth with a strength of 705.

63rd Regiment, Enrolled Militia, Missouri Infantry (60 days 1864)

Overview:Duty in 7th Military District, North Missouri.

Brief History

The regiment was enrolled between 1 August 1862 and 25 September 1864. The final discharge was 20 January 1865. The Colonels in charge were Colonel John E. Davis and Colonel Isaac S. Warmoth.

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

  • Company A - Captain Peter C. Roberts - Many men from Rolla, Phelps County
  • Company B - Captain Alonzo W. Thompson - Many men from Waynesville, Pulaski County
  • Company C - Captains B.L. Royse and John W. Thompson - Many men from Waynesville, Pulaski County
  • Company D - Captains Charles P. Gould and James B. Smith - Many men from Cuba, Crawford County
  • Company E - Captain Nathaniel B. Reeves - Many men from Cuba, Crawford County
  • Company F - Captain James C. Wheeling - Many men from Steelville, Carwford County
  • Company G - Captain Ezra Tiffany - Many men from Rolla, Phelps County
  • Company H - Captain Peter C. Roberts - Many men from Rolla, Phelps County
  • Company I - Captain W.H. Ferguson - Many men from Cuba, Crawford County
  • Company K - Captains Callahan H. Hart and James A. Lofton - Many men from Waynesville, Crawford County
  • Company L - Captain John G. Myers - Many men from Rolla, Phelps County

The above information about the companies with partial rosters is found in Kenneth E. Weant's book, Civil War Records:Missouri Enrolled Militia Infantry Regiments, Volume 9 (Arlington, Texas : K.E. Weant, c2010), pages #120-138. FHL book 977.8 M2wka v. 8



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