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2nd and 10th United States Infantry

 

Commanding Officer on the Antietam Campaign:
  Lt. John S. Poland

 

This Battalion's Chain of Command:
  Army - Army of the Potomac
  Corps - Fifth (V) Army Corps
  Division - 2nd Division, V Corps
  Brigade - 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, V Corps


On the Antietam Campaign

This was a consolidated Regular Battalion made up of 9 Companies from the 2nd US and 3 Companies from the 10th US Infantry. Commanding the Companies:1

Second Infantry
Co. A - 1st Sgt Thomas Byrne
Co. B - 1LT William F. Drum
Co. C - 2LT Abraham Grafius
Co. D - 1LT George H. McLoughlin
Co. E - 1LT Charles M. Freeman
Co. F - 1LT John W. Gray, 11th US Inf
Co. G - 2LT Claude S. Robertson, 10th US Inf
Co. I - 1LT Samuel A. McKee
Co. K - 2LT Robert G. Welles, 10th US Inf

Tenth Infantry, attached to 2nd US
Co. E - 1LT George S. Lauman
Co. G - CPT Henry E. Maynadier*
Co. I - 2LT William L. Kellog

* not on the Campaign (duty with the Mississippi Mortar Flotilla)

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Battlefield Tablets for this Unit

Tablet #33: Fifth Army Corps - 15 Sep, 2 PM to 16 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #22: Sykes' Division, Fifth Army Corps - 15 Sep, 2 PM to 16 Sep, 12 PM
Tablet #122: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 10 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #77: 2nd and 10th US Infantry, Fifth Army Corps - 17 Sep, 12 PM to 17 Sep, 6 PM
Tablet #121: Army of the Potomac - 17 Sep, 8 AM to 17 Sep, 6 PM

We have 42 individuals who were on the Maryland Campaign in the AotW database for this unit:

 

Co. Rank Name Casualty? Details*
10/ELtLauman, George Somerfield        We have some details for this person
10/IPvtCrogan, Michael WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
10/ILtKellogg, William Lucius        We have some details for this person
10/IPvtMahoney, Jeremiah WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/ASgtByrne, Thomas         We have some details for this person
2/APvtHarth, Jacob WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/ASgtHayes, Timothy         We have some details for this person
2/ASgtWalsh, Martin         We have some details for this person
2/BSgtBurke, Daniel Webster        We have some details for this person
2/BLtDrum, William Findlay        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
2/BPvtHund, Franz WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/BCorpKelly, James MWIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/CSgtBreen, Patrick         We have some details for this person
2/CPvtBurke, DeWitt ClintonWIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/CSgtButler, James         We have some details for this person
2/CLtGrafius, Abraham         We have some details for this person
2/CPvtMadert, Jacob WIA   09/17     We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
2/DPvtFord, William H.WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/DLtMcLoughlin, George Hogg        We have some details for this person
2/DSgtMitchell, William         We have some details for this person
2/ESgtDolan, Michael         We have some details for this person
2/ELtFreeman, Charles M.        We have some details for this person
2/FPvtCarey, John WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/FLtGray, John Walsh        We have some details for this person
2/FSgtTrueman, John         We have some details for this person
2/GMusMiller, George         We have some details for this person
2/GLtRobertson, Claude S.        We have some details for this person
2/IPvtBrady, Hugh J.WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/ISgtDavis, Robert WIA   09/17     We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
2/ISgtFegan, James WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/ISgtLacey, Francis EdmondWIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/IPvtLowery, John WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/ILtMcKee, Samuel A.WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/IPvtOnyon, Isaac WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/KPvtBrennan, Philip WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/KPvtEnright, Patrick WIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/KSgtSmith, Henry MWIA   09/17     We have some details for this person
2/KLtWelles, Robert Gideon        We have some details for this person
F&SSgtFalck, William         We have some details for this person
F&SLtKroutinger, Adolphus Wilhelm        We have some details for this person
F&SLtPoland, John Scroggs        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person
F&SASrgWoodhull, Jr., Alfred Alexander        We have a picture for this person We have some details for this person

 

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Notes

1   Reese, Timothy J., Sykes' Regular Infantry Division, 1861-1864: A History of Regular United States Infantry Operations in the Civil War's Eastern Theater, Jefferson (NC): McFarland&Company, Inc., 1990, pp. 386 - 7  [AotW citation 854]