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in the War of the Rebellion
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Company "A"

Davis, Martin D. Age 20. Residence DeWitt, nativity Michigan. Enlisted Oct. 10, 1862. Mustered Oct. 10, 1862. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Transferred from Twenty-sixth Iowa Infantry.

Dolan, Patrick. Age 18. Residence Davenport, nativity Vermont. Enlisted Feb. 26, 1864. Mustered Feb. 27, 1864. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky. Transferred from company G, Twenty-sixth Iowa Infantry.

Company "B"

Dixon, James. Age 22. Residence Chariton, nativity Indiana. Enlisted Oct. 7, 1861. Mustered Oct. 7, 1861. Died of pneumonia Dec. 25, 1861, Sedalia, Mo.

Dodge, John W. (Veteran.) Age 26. Residence Chariton, nativity Illinois. Enlisted July 1, 1861. Mustered July 17, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864. Promoted Sixth Corporal Jan. 1, 1865. Deserted May 7, 1865.

Dupree, Allen. Age 40. Residence Lucas County, nativity Tennessee. Enlisted March 15, 1864. Mustered March 15, 1864. Wounded in left hand Aug. 3, 1864, Atlanta, Ga. Middle finger of left hand amputated. Mustered out July 21, 1865, Keokuk, Iowa.

Company "C"

Devine, Michael. Age 44. Residence Eldora, nativity New York. Enlisted July 4, 1861. Mustered July 17, 1861. Discharged Jan. 9, 1862, La Mine Bridge, Mo., for disability.

Dodd, William. Age 24. Residence Waterloo, nativity Indiana. Enlisted July 18, 1861. Mustered July 18, 1861. Discharged Feb. 14, 1862, Tipton, Mo., for disability.

Doughty or Dourtey, John. Age 20. Residence Fontaine, nativity Germany. Enlisted July 4, 1861. Mustered July 17, 1861. Mustered out July 16, 1864, Roswell, Ga., Enlistedpiration of term of service.

Dunham, Lewis L. Age 31. Residence Iowa Falls, nativity New York. Enlisted July 4, 1861, as Eighth Corporal. Mustered July 17, 1861. Promoted Seventh Corporal Aug. 20, 1861; Fifth Corporal Sept. 21, 1861; Fourth Corporal May 4, 1862; Third Corporal Aug. 14, 1862; Fourth Sergeant March 1, 1863. Discharged July 16, 1864.

Company "D"

Delap, Joseph.  (Veteran.)  Age 18.  Residence Centerville, nativity Indiana.  Enlisted June 25, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Mustered out Feb. 28, 1867; on Individual Muster Out Roll, Davenport, Iowa.

Delap, William.  Age 34.  Residence Centerville, nativity Ohio.   Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1864.  Killed in action April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.  Transferred from company G Aug. 7, 1861.

Devore, Benjamin T.  Age 24.  Residence Appanoose County, nativity Indiana.   Enlisted April 28, 1864.  Mustered April 29, 1864.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Devore, Elijah E.  (Veteran.)  Age 20.  Residence Centerville, nativity Indiana.  Enlisted June 25, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Promoted Sixth Corporal Jan. 1, 1864.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Promoted Third Corporal May 1, 1865.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Company "E"

DeTar, Josiah N.  Age 20.  Residence Hibbard, Kas., nativity Pennsylvania.    Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Mustered out July 16, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Dull, Casper.  Rejected July 21, 1861, by Mustering Officer.

Dull, Thomas.  Rejected by Mustering Officer.  See Company H, First Cavalry.

Duncan, James B.  Age 20.  Residence Albia, nativity Ohio.  Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Killed inaction April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.

Company "F"

Dahl, Charles.  Age 23.  Residence Osceola, nativity Germany.  Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Mustered out July 16, 1864, Louisville, Ky., expiration of term of service.

Davidson, Bracket O.  Age 30.  Residence Osceola, nativity Tennessee.   Enlisted Nov. 19, 1861.  Mustered Nov. 19, 1861.  Discharged may 4, 1862, for disability.

Day, Isaac.  (Veteran.)  Age 22.  Residence Osceola, nativity Ohio.   Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Wounded slightly Sept. 2, 1864, Lovejoy's Station, Ga.   Mustered out July 21, Louisville, Ky.

Decker, Jacob.  Age 42.  Residence Osceola, nativity Pennsylvania.   Enlisted Aug. 30, 1862.  Mustered Sept. 10, 1862.  Mustered out July 16, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Delany, Zephaniah F.  Age 32.  Residence Osceola, nativity Kentucky.   Enlisted July 1, 1861, as Third Corporal.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Killed in action April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.

Dilley, Andrew B.  Age 39.  Residence Ottawa, nativity Pennsylvania.   Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Deserted Dec. 18, 1861, La Mine Crossing, Mo.

Dodd, Homer.  (Veteran.)  Age 21.  Residence Osceola, nativity Indiana.   Enlisted July 1, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Deserted March 1, 1865, Lynch Creek, S. C.

Duhl, John.  Age 26.  Residence Osceola, nativity Ohio.  Enlisted July 1, 1861, as First Corporal.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Wounded July 16, 1863, Jackson, Miss.  Mustered out July 16, 1865, Louisville, Ky., expiration of term of service.  See company K, Seventh Cavalry.

Company "G"

Dalton or Dulton, Charles.  Age 24.  Residence Solon, nativity Maine.   Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Discharged Feb. 10, 1862, for disability.

Datenhoff, John.  Age 19.  Residence Muscatine, nativity Germany.   Enlisted Feb. 29, 1864.  Mustered March 1, 1864.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Davis, Enoch.  (Veteran.)  Age 26.  Residence Iowa City, nativity Indiana.  Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered July 18, 1864.  Wounded severely in left arm Aug. 2, 1864, Atlanta, Ga.   Discharged June 20, 1865.

Davis, James J.  Age 44.  Residence Iowa City, nativity Georgia.   Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Died of dropsy May 28, 1862, St. Louis, Mo.  Buried in National Cemetery, Jefferson Barracks, Mo.   Section 50, grave 125.

Davis, Robert B.  Age 23.  Residence Watton, nativity Indiana.  Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861. Killed in action Nov. 25, 1863, Missionary Ridge, Tenn.

Davis, William.  Age 40.  Residence Copi, nativity Connecticut.   Enlisted July 8, 1861, as Sixth Corporal.  Mustered July 18, 1861. Promoted Fifth Corporal Nov. 1, 1861; Third Corporal Jan. 13, 1862.  Killed in action April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.

Delap, William.  Age 34.  Residence Centerville, nativity Ohio.   Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Transferred to company D.

Ditto, John.  Age 24.  Residence Copi, nativity Pennsylvania.  Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Promoted Seventh Corporal Jan. 13, 1862; Sixth Corporal Feb. 1, 1862.  Wounded April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.  Promoted Third Corporal may 1, 1863; Second Corporal June 2, 1863.  Taken prisoner; paroled.   Wounded in right hand severely Nov. 25, 1863, Missionary Ridge, Tenn.   Mustered out July 16, 1864, Roswell, Ga., expiration of term of service.

Ditto, Michael.  (Veteran.)  Age 18.  Residence Copi, nativity Pennsylvania.  Enlisted July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Died of wounds July 24, 1864, Atlanta, Ga.   Buried in National Cemetery, Marietta, Ga.  Section H, grave 108.

Douglass, Joseph M.  Age 26.  Residence Copi, nativity Ohio.  Appointed Second Lieutenant July 8, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Resigned Sept. 3, 1862.  See Company G, Forty-seventh Iowa Infantry.

Dupont, Duane.  Age 19.  Residence Iowa City, nativity New York.   Enlisted Aug. 16, 1861.  Mustered Aug. 16, 1861.  Wounded in right breast by bushwackers Dec. 24, 1863, Fayetteville, Tenn.  Died of wounds February, 1864, Salem, Tenn.

Company "H"

Davis, James W.  Age 19.  Residence Montrose, nativity Iowa.  Enlisted Aug. 2, 1861.  Mustered Aug. 2, 1861.  Discharged July 16, 1864, for disability.

Davis, Samuel H.  Age 20.  Residence Montrose, nativity Iowa.  Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Promoted Eighth Corporal March 1, 1863.   Wounded n right hand July 6, 1863, Jones Ford, Miss.  Wounded in left side July 6, 1863, Jackson, Miss.  Mustered out July 16, 1864, expiration of term of service.

Duffer, Hiram A.  Rejected July 12, 1861, by Mustering Officer.

Company "I"

Debray, Jacob.  (Veteran.)  Age 36.  Residence Burlington, nativity Switzerland.  Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Deppe, Henry.  Age 20.  Residence Wapello, nativity Germany.  Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Mustered out July 16, 1864, Roswell, Ga.

Domonya, Charles F.  (Veteran.)  Age 30.  Residence New York City, nativity Germany.  Enlisted Sept. 10, 1861.  Mustered Sept. 10, 1861.   Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Wounded Nov. 22, 1864, Griswoldville, Ga.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Doughty, William H.  Age 22.  Residence Flora, nativity Maine.  Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Deserted June 7, 1862, St. Louis, Mo.

Company "K"

Dalton, Alexander.  Age 21.  Residence Athens, nativity Tennessee.   Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Killed in action Nov. 25, 1863, Missionary Ridge, Tenn.  Buried in National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tenn.   Section D, grave 430.

Davis, Uriah M.  Age 24.  Residence Hillsboro, nativity Indiana.   Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 17, 1861.  Killed in action May 14, 1864, Dalton, Ga.

Delong, Gilbert E. (Veteran.)  Age 18.  Residence New London, nativity Ohio.   Enlisted Sept. 6, 1861.  Mustered Sept. 6, 1861.  Taken prisoner April 6, 1862, Shiloh, Tenn.  Returned to company Jan. 4, 1863.  Promoted Second Corporal Jan. 1, 1864.  Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan. 26, 1864.  Promoted First Corporal Aug. 1, 1864; Third Sergeant Jan. 1, 1865.  Mustered out July 21, 1865, Louisville, Ky.

Deniston, Wilson D.  Age 25.  Residence Kane County,Illinois, nativity New York.  Appointed Captain July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Died of typhoid fever Sept. 4, 1861, Burlington, Iowa.

Duzenbury or Dewzenbury, Lorenzo.  Age 20.  Residence Iowa, nativity New York.  Enlisted July 12, 1861.  Mustered July 18, 1861.  Deserted June 8, 1862, Chewalla, Tenn.


Transcribed by Linda Suarez
from the Roster and Record of Iowa Soldiers, Vol. I

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