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WADE, SILAS.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted at Plattsburg, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, September 5, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WALKER, GEORGE.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted at Sullivan, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. A, October 1, 1864; absent, sick in hospital, at muster-out of company.

WALKER, JOHN.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, May 7, 1864; transferred to Co. E, Ninety-third Infantry, June 1, 1865.

WALLACE, JOHN.—Age, 43 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. K, September 1, 1864; died of typhoid fever, February 16, 1865, at Baltimore, Md.

WALLACE, WILLIAM.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, August 18, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; promoted corporal, November 1, 1862; killed in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.

WARD, JAMES A.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Unionville, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 5, 1862; killed in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, VA.

WARFORD, JOHN H.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Newburgh to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, August 15, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va., and May 12, 1864, at Spotsylvania Court House, Va.; promoted corporal, September 1, 1864; sergeant, November 15, 1864; wounded in action, April 6, 1865, at Deatonsville Road, Va.; absent since and in Jarvis Hospital, Baltimore, Md., at muster-out of company.

WARNERMAKER, CHARLES.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted at Wallkill, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. B, August 17, 1864; deserted, March 28, 1865, at Dinwiddie, Va, as Wannemaker.

WARREN, WILLIAM G.—Age, 23 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; died of typhoid fever, February 8, 1863, at Stoneman’s Station, Va.

WEBB, DANIEL E.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Wallkill, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. K, August 14, 1862; returned to ranks, January 1, 1863; wounded and captured in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; paroled, May 14, 1863; died of his wounds, August 24, 1863, at Methodist Church Hospital, Alexandria, Va.

WEBSTER, CHARLES.—Private, Co. K, First United States Sharpshooters; transferred to Co. H, this regiment, March 1, 1863; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WEEDEN, SAMUEL M.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; appointed musician, no date; mustered out with company, June 3, 1863, near Washington, D.C.

WEEKS, ANDREW J.—Age, 31 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Blooming Grove, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, September 5, 1862, and deserted, same date, at Goshen, N.Y.

WELCH, MICHAEL.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. D, September 27, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WELLER, CHARLES M.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted at Wallkill, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, September 5, 1862; discharged for disability, February 5, 1863, at Philadelphia, Pa.

WELLS, JOSEPH.—Age, 44 years. Enlisted at Plattsburg to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, September 14, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WELLS, SAMUEL S.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, August 7, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 5, 1862; deserted, September, 1862, at Goshen, N.Y.

WELSH, JOHN.—Age, 27 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Monroe, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, August 14, 1862; no further record.

WERNER, FRANCIS M.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 8, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; discharged for hernia, January 12, 1863.

WESCOTT, DAVID L.—Age, 41 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Cornwall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; died of his wounds, May 24, 1863, at Potomac Creek Hospital.

WESTERVELT, ANDREW.—Private, Co. K, First United States Sharpshooters; transferred to Co. H, this regiment, March 1, 1865, to Co. D. Ninety-third Infantry, June 1, 1865; veteran.

WEYGANT, see Wygant.

WEYGANT, CHARLES H.—Age, 23 years. Enrolled, August 12, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as captain, Co. A, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; mustered in as major, September 16, 1863; as lieutenant-colonel, February 11, 1864; wounded in action, may 12, 1864, at Spotsylvania Court House, Va., and October 27, 1864, at Boydton Road, Va.; mustered out with regiment, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.
   Commissioned captain, September 10, 1862, with rank from August 12, 1862, original; major, September 14, 1863, with rank from July 2, 1863, vice James Cromwell, killed in action; lieutenant-colonel, October 6, 1863, with rank from July 2, 1863, vice F. M. Cummins, promoted; colonel, not mustered, January 11, 1865, with rank from September 19, 1864, vice F. M. Cummins, honorably discharged.

WEYGANT, WINES E.—Age, 22 years. Enrolled, August 14, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as first lieutenant, Co. B, September 5, 1862; discharged, February 9, 1863.
   Commissioned first lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with rank from August 14, 1862, original; adjutant, not mustered, january 31, 1865, with rank from same date, vice W. B. Van Houten, resigned.

WEYMER, JOHN B.—Age, 40 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; captured in action, November 27, 1863, at Mine Run Va.; exchanged, prior to December, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WEYMER, OSCAR S.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Warwick, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. D, December 30, 1863; wounded in action, May 12, 1864, at Spotsylvania, Va.; discharged for disability, May 27, at hospital, Washington, D.C.

WHALEN, WILLIAM.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. K, August 17, 1864; mustered out, May 16, 1865, at hospital, York, Pa., as Whalon.

WHAN, WILLIAM.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; killed in action, July 2, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.

WHEAT, DANIEL B.—Age, 32 years. Enlisted, August 20, 1862, at Walkill, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 5, 1862; discharged, January 11, 1863, near Falmouth, Va., as David B.

WHEAT, SIMEON.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 9, 1862, at Mount Hope, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 15, 1862; wounded in action, May 12, 1864, at Spotsylvania, Va.; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, January 9, 1865.

WHEELER, CHARLES A.—Age, 35 years. Enlisted at Rochester, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. A, September 7, 1864; mustered out with detachment, May 17, 1865, at Setterle Hospital, W. Philadelphia, Pa.

WHEELER, HORACE.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Bethel, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May, 1864, at Spotsylvania, Va.; died of fever, November 10, 1864, in hospital, near Petersburg, Va.

WHITE, DANIEL S.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, September 5, 1862; promoted corporal, prior to April 10, 1863; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; returned to ranks, December 1, 1864; transferred to Veterans Reserve Corps, January 1, 1865.

WHITE, JOHN.—Age, 22 years Enlisted at Goshen, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. B, December 23, 1863; transferred to Co. C, Ninety-third Infantry, June 2, 1865.

WHITE, JOHN H.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. G, September 5, 1862; died of typhoid fever, December 10, 1862, at camp near Falmouth, Va.

WHITE, RICHARD L.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862 at Port Jervis, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, September 5, 1862; discharged for disability, December 24, 1863, at Convalescent Camp, Alexandria, Va.

WHITE, SAMUEL A.—Age, 43 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; discharged, April 4, 1864.

WHITE, WILLIAM.—Age, 28 years. Enlisted, August 7, 1862, at Cornwall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 5, 1862; promoted corporal, prior to February, 1863; deserted, on expiration of furlough, February 21, 1863.

WHITE, WILLIAM G.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 7, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. B, September 5, 1862; discharged, January 12, 1863.

WHITEHEAD, CHARLES.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 18, 1862, at Walden, to serve three years; mustered in as musician, Co. H, September 5, 1862; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WHITESIDE, WILLIAM H.—Age, 19 years. Enlisted, August 19, 1862, at Walden, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, September 5, 1862; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WHITMORE, Baxter, see Baxter, Whitmore,

WHITNEY, OSBORNE H.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, July 31, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. A, September 5, 1862; promoted sergeant, December 15, 1862; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C., as Osborne A.

WICKHAM, ISRAEL H.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted at Poughkeepsie, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. K, July 20, 1864; transferred to Co. F, Ninety-third Infantry, June 1, 1865.

WIGHTMAN, JOSEPH P.—Age, 31 years. Enlisted, August 18, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; died of his wounds, May 25, 1863.

WILKESON, HENRY.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. K, August 27, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C., as Wilkinson.

WILKINS, DAVID.—Age, 36 years. Enlisted. August 15[?], 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, September 5, 1862; discharged for disability, December 13, 1862, at Washington, D.C., as David M.

WILLCOX, IRA.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Port Jervis, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, and died of his wounds, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.

WILLCOX, RANSOM.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Port Jervis, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, September 5, 1862; discharged for disability, January 13, 1865, at hospital, Davids Island, New York Harbor.

WILLIAMS, JOHN.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. B, September 5, 1862; transferred to Co. H, Twenty-fourth Regiment, Veteran Reserve Corps, March 16, 1864; mustered out, July 3, 1865, at Washington, D.C.

WILLIAMS, EZRA.—Age, 40 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. I, April 6, 1864; transfcrrcd to Co. D, Ninety-third Infantry, June 1, 1865.

WILLIAMS, LEWIS.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at Port Jervis, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. F, September 5, 1862; discharged for disability, April 1, 1863, near Bellair, Va.

WILSON, JACOB.—Age, 44 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 6, 1864; died of his wounds, May 12, 1864 at the Wilderness, Va.

WILSON, ROBERT.—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; captured in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; paroled, no date; deserted, June, 1863, from Camp Parole, Annapolis, Md.

WILSON, ZOPHER.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; killed in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.

WINTERS, AMOS.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Plattsburgh, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, September 13, 1864; mustered out, June 7, 1865, from hospital, at Washington, D.C.

WINTERS, JAMES E.—Age, 36 years. Enlisted at Plattsburgh, to serve one year, and mustered in as private, Co. E, September 5, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WINTERS, PETER.—Age, 18 years. Enlisted at Goshen, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. K, October 10, 1864; transferred to Co. F, Ninety-third Infantry, June 1, 1865.

WISE, ALBERT.—Age, 38 years. Enlisted, August 15, 1862, at New Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WISNER, LEWIS S.—Age, 21 years. Enrolled, August 12, 1862, at Wallkill, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. K, September 5, 1862; as second lieutenant, May 3, 1863, and wounded in action, same date, at Chancellorsville, Va.; mustered in as first lieutenant, February 2, 1864; as captain, July 14, 1864; discharged, August 6, 1864; awarded medal of honor; also borne as Lewis G. and Lewis M.
     Commissioned second lieutenant, August 21, 1863, with rank from May 3, 1863, vice Jacob Denton, killed in action; first lieutenant, February 23, 1864, with rank from February 1, 1864, vice J. Finnegan, promoted; captain, July 15, 1864, with rank from July 14, 1861, vice W. A. Jackson, killed in action.

WISNER, LEWIS S.

Rank and organization: First Lieutenant, Company K. 124th New York Infantry. Place and date: At Spotsylvania, Va., 12 May 1864. Entered service at: Wallkill, Orange County, N.Y. Birth: Wallkill, Orange County, N.Y. Date of issue: 2 January 1895. Citation: While serving as an engineer officer voluntarily exposed himself to the enemy's fire.

WITTENBEECHER, ADOLPHUS.—Age, 30 years. Enrolled, August 19, 1862 at Goshen to serve three years: mustered in as second lieutenant, Co. E. September 5, 1862; dismissed, March 6, 1863; also borne as Wettenbeecher; prior service as private, Co. I[?], Seventy-first Militia.
     Commissioned second lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with rank from August 19, 1862, original.

WOOD, ABNER A.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; not mustered in as private, Co. B; deserted, August 24, 1862, at Goshen, N.Y.

WOOD, CHARLES B.—Age, 24 years. Enrolled at Goshen, to serve three years, and mustered in as first lieutenant, Co. A, August 12, 1862; as captain, July 3, 1863; wounded in action, May 12, 1864, at Spotsylvaimia Court House, Va.; discharged for wounds September 21, 1864 ; also borne as Charles E.; prior service as private, Co. I, Seventy-first Militia.
     Commissioned first lieutenant, September 10, 1862, with rank from August 12, 1862, original; captain, October 6, 1863, with rank from July 2, 1863, vice C. H. Weygant, promoted.

WOOD, FREDERICK F.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Washingtonville, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. G, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; died of his wounds, June 3, 1863, at Falmouth, Va.

WOOD, JAMES H.—Age, 25 years. Enlisted, August 14, 1862, at Goshen, to serve one year; mustered in as private, Co. K, August 24, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D C.

WOOD, JOHN C.—Age, 25 years. Enrolled, July 26, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as first sergeant, Co. A, September 5, 1862; as first lieutenant, August 1, 1864; as captain, January 1, 1865; mustered out with company, June 8, 1865, near Washington, D.C.
     Commissioned first lieutenant, November 15, 1864, with rank from August 1, 1864, vice L. S. Wisner, promoted; captain, February 18, 1865, with rank from January 1, 1865, vice J. W. Benedict, promoted.

WOOD, JOSEPH.—Age, 26 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years: mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; promoted corporal, prior to April, 1863; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WOOD, MATHEW W.—Age, 24 years. Enlisted, August 9, 1862, at Otisville, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. E, September 5, 1862; wounded and captured in action, July 2, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa.; paroled, prior to August, 1863; deserted, September, 1863, at home on expiration of parole furlough.

WOOD, PETER L.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 6, 1862, at Chester, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. A, September 5, 1862; died of typhoid fever, March 18, 1863, in camp, near Falmouth, Va.

WOOD, WILLIAM B.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, August 13, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. A, September 5, 1862; mustered out, September 29, 1865, at Richmond, Va.

WOOD, WILLIAM H. H.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, August 6, 1862, at Walkill, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. K, September 5, 1862; wounded in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; discharged for wounds, March 30, 1864, at Washington, D.C.

WRIGHT, CHARLES H.—Age, 33 years. Enlisted, August 5, 1862, at Washingtonville, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. G, September 5, 1862; returned to ranks, prior to April 10, 1863; transferred to Co. C., Sixteenth Regiment, Veterans Reserve Corps, November 2, 1863; mustered out, July 6, 1865, at Harrisburg, Pa.

WRIGHT, DAVID.—Age, 36 years. Enlisted, August 11, 1862, at Cornwall, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, September 5, 1862; transferred to Veteran Reserve Corps, October 26, 1863.

WRIGHT, HENRY J.—Age, 34 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Walkill, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. K, September 5, 1862; deserted to the enemy, December 15, 1862, at Fredericksburg, Va.

WRIGHT WILLIAM.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, September 4, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. D, September 5, 1862; promoted corporal, prior to April 10, 1863; deserted, August, 1863, from hospital at Philadelphia, Pa.

WRIGHT, WILLIAM W.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted at Plattsburg, to serve three years, and mustered in as private, Co. E, September 12, 1864; mustered out with company, June 3, 1865, near Washington, D.C.

WYGANT, GEORGE.—Age, 20 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. I, September 5, 1862; killed in action, May 3, 1863, at Chancellorsville, Va.; also borne as Weygant.

WYGANT, WILSON.—Age, 22 years. Enlisted, August 12, 1862, at Newburgh, to serve three years; mustered in as sergeant, Co. I, September 5, 1862; died of disease, October 18, 1862.

WYLES, KINGSLEY.—Age, 30 years. Enlisted, July 30, 1862, at Goshen, to serve three years; mustered in as corporal, Co. B, September 5, 1862; deserted, October 19, 1862, at Georgetown, D.C.


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