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Civil War Staff and Soldiers

This is not (yet) a complete list, but a list of the regiment staff and soldiers pictured in the composite images found in the book linked below, and a few other officers for each company. Follow the person's unit link to see the images, or see the full list of US Civil War Units.
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ImgFirstLastRankAgeOccupationResidenceUnitCompanyOFT
Daniel C.Adams Pvt30 coachmanMA, Lynn 17th MA InfantryCompany B
e. July 10 '61; must. July 22 '61; mo. Aug 3 '64
Edmund J.Adams Pvt38 traderMA, Bellingham 2nd MA InfantryCompany E
e., must 1862-07-29; dg. 1863-02-19, for disability
EdwardAdams Pvt28 printerMA, Great Barrington 11th MA InfantryCompany F
transf. 1864-07-11, from 16th MA Inf.; mo. 1865-07-14. See Co. F 16th MA Inf
EdwardAdams Pvt28 printerMA, Great Barrington 16th MA InfantryCompany F
draft, must July 15 '63; w. May 6 '64, Wilderness VA; tr. to 11th MA Inf See Co F 11th MA Inf
Edwin L.Adams Pvt21 millerMA, Worcester 20th MA InfantryCompany E
tr. July 12 '64, from 15th MA Inf; tr. March 17 '65, to VRC; dg. for disability, March 30 '65, as of 38th Co. 2d Battln. VRC See Co F 15th MA Inf
Edwin L.Adams Pvt21 miller 15th MA InfantryCompany F
e., must. July 12 '61; w. Oct 21 '61, at Ball's Bluff VA; re-enlist. March 31 '64; w. May '64 tr. July 12 '64, to 20th MA Inf See Co E 20th MA Inf tr. to VRC
Edwin M.Adams Pvt21 drummerMA, Leicester 24th MA InfantryCompany A
tr. June 16 '65, from 34th MA Inf; mo. Jan 20, 1866. See Co A 34th MA Inf
Elias W.Adams Pvt26 carpenterMA, Dedham 18th MA InfantryCompany F
e. Apr 19 '61; must. Aug 24 '61; w. Aug 30 '62, at 2d Bull Run VA; dg. for wounds, Sep 18 '62. See Co H 56th MA Inf
EphraimAdams Pvt27 shoemakerMA, Fitchburg 21st MA InfantryCompany D
e., must. July 19 '61; mo. Aug 30 '64
Ezekiel L.Adams Pvt42 shoemakerMA, Lynn 22nd MA InfantryCompany F
e., must. Aug 10 '61; dg. for disability. May 27 '62, Philadelphia PA See VRC
EzraAdams Pvt22 heelerMA, Lynn 8th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1864-07-19; mi 1864-07-21; mo. 1864-11-10
Francis D.Adams Pvt27 upholstererMA, Charlestown 12th MA InfantryCompany I
draft, must July 9 '63; w. June 21 '64, near Petersburg. Va.; tr. to 39th MA Inf., June 25 '64. See Co A 39th MA Inf tr. to Co A 32d MA Inf
FranklinAdams Pvt40 farmerMA, Templeton 21st MA InfantryCompany E
e. Aug 17 '61; must. Aug 23 '61; dg. for disability, Dec 7 '61, Annapolis MD
GeorgeAdams Pvt21 mariner 1st MA Infantry
e. 1862-12-06; mi 1862-12-16; deserted 1862-12-16
GeorgeAdams Pvt21 marinerMA, Barnstable 16th MA Infantry
e., must. Dec 6 '62; deserted Dec 16 '62
GeorgeAdams Pvt22 laborer 11th MA InfantryCompany A
e., must 1864-02-27; dg. 1864-05-07, by reason of transfer to US Navy. See US Navy
GeorgeAdams Pvt25 paper stainerMA, Boston 9th MA InfantryCompany B
e., must 1861-06-11; dg. for disability, 1863-08-08
GeorgeAdams Pvt19 porterMA, Fitchburg 15th MA InfantryCompany B
e., must. July 12 '61; w. Sep 17 '62, at Antietam MD; died of wounds, Oct 7 '62, at Frederick City MD
George E.Adams Corp28 farmerMA, Framingham 16th MA InfantryCompany K
e., must. July 2 '61; mo. July 27 '64, as Private
George E.Adams Pvt25 sawjerPQ, Danville 12th MA InfantryCompany B
draft, must July 22 '63; tr. to 39th MA Inf., June 25 '64. See Co B 39th MA Inf
George F.Adams Pvt27 clerkMA, Belmont 24th MA Infantry
e., must. June 2 '62; reported dg. July 17 '62, for promotion. See Co B 33d MA Inf; and Officer US Army
George M.Adams Pvt21 MA, Hingham 4th MA InfantryCompany I, Lincoln Light Infantry
e. 1861-04-16; mi 1861-04-22 mo. 1861-07-22. See Co. H 35th MA Inf
George R.Adams Pvt22 farmerMA, Newton 24th MA InfantryCompany K
e. Oct 18 '61; must. Oct 23 '61; re-enlist. Dec 29 '63; prom. Corp, Oct 13 '64; Sgt, Oct 1 '65; mo. Jan. 20, 1866
George W.Adams Pvt18 bootmakerMA, Franklin 18th MA InfantryCompany I
e., must. Dec 19 '63; dg. for disability, Nov 2 '64
George W.S.Adams Pvt25 carpenterMA, Lowell 6th MA InfantryCompany G
e. 1864-07-09; mi July 15 1864; mo. 1864-10-27
HenryAdams Pvt21 farmerCanada 20th MA Infantry
draft, must July 8 '64; no further record
HenryAdams Pvt23 shoemakerMA, Winchester 5th MA InfantryCompany G
e. 1864-07-21; mi 1864-07-27; mo. 1864-11-16
HenryAdams Pvt25 seamanIreland 12th MA InfantryCompany I
draft, must July 25 '63; deserted Aug 20 '63. near Rappahannock Station VA
Henry F.Adams Pvt18 farmerMA, Spencer 21st MA InfantryCompany C
e., must. July 23 '61; dg. Oct 24 '62, to enlist in Regular Army. See enlist, in US Army
Henry J.Adams Pvt25 farmerMA, Harvard 2nd MA Sharpshooters
draft, must July 13 '63; w. May 10 '64, Laurel Hill VA; tr. to VRC, date not shown; dg. Aug 7 '65, as of Co B 3d VRC
Henry O.Adams Pvt24 laborerMA, Townsend 15th MA InfantryCompany G
e., must. Aug 5 '61; missing Oct 21 '61, at Ball's Bluff VA; w. Sep 17 '62, Antietam MD; dg. for disability,Feb 27 '63, from wounds received in action
Henry P.Adams Pvt23 clerkMA, Danvers 13th MA InfantryCompany H
e. June 29 '61; must. July 19 '61; w. Sep 17 '62, at Antietam MD; dg. for wounds, Jan 30 '63
Henry S.Adams Pvt21 clerkMA, Chicopee 10th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1861-05-31; mi 1861-06-21; dg. 1862-09-07, to accept commission. See F&S 3d MA Cav
HermanAdams Pvt26 barkeeperNY, New York City 22nd MA InfantryCompany B
draft, must Aug 29 '63; prisoner Oct 11 '63; paroled March 21 '64; deserted Apr 15 '64
HoldenAdams Pvt25 marinerMA, Methuen 17th MA InfantryCompany I
e., must. Jan 7 '62; dg. for disability, Feb 10 '62, at Baltimore MD
HowardAdams Pvt18 clerkMA, Gloucester 8th MA InfantryCompany G
e. 1862-08-13; mi 1862-09-15; dg. 1862-11-11, in Boston, by furnishing a substitute. See Co. G Sth MA Inf. (100 days) as Howard L. Adams
Howard L.Adams Pvt19 clerkMA, Gloucester 8th MA InfantryCompany G
e. 1864-07-08; mi 1864-07-18; mo. 1864-11-10. See Co. G 8th MA Inf. (9 mos.), as Adams, Howard
Isaac N.Adams Pvt28 shoemakerMA, Groveland 19th MA InfantryCompany A
e. July 26 '61; must. Aug 28 '61; w. Sep 17 '62, Antietam MD; died Sep 22 '62, of wounds
Isaiah M.Adams Pvt22 farmerMA, East Bridgewater 24th MA InfantryCompany A
e. Oct 4 '61; must. Oct 16 '61; dg. for disability, Sep 22 '63
JamesAdams Pvt20 operativeMA, Lawrence 4th MA InfantryCompany B
e. 1862-08-26; mi 1862-09-01; died 1863-04-04, at Genl Hospl., New Orleans, of disease
Jans H.Adams Pvt27 farmerCanada 15th MA InfantryCompany B
e., must. Apr 12 '64; missing May 5-6 '64, at Wilderness VA; no later record found
JedediahAdams Pvt32 farmerWilton 11th MA InfantryCompany C
e., must 1864-03-15 mo. 1865-07-14
JohnAdams Pvt29 machinistMA, Beverly 15th MA InfantryCompany A
draft, must Aug 1 '63; tr. to 20th MA Inf., July 12 '64. See Co E 20th MA Inf; and Co B 24th MA Inf., as John Smith. Also had service in Co I 18th Ohio Inf., as John Smith
JohnAdams Pvt29 machinistMA, Beverly 20th MA InfantryCompany E
tr. July 12 '64, from 15th MA Inf on duty as nurse in 2d Army Corps Hospl., Aug 31 '64; no further record. See Co B 24th MA Inf., as John Smith; and Co A 15th MA Inf., as John Adams. Also had service in Co I 18th Ohio Inf., as John Smith, from March 15 '65, to Oct 9 '65
JohnAdams Pvt25 MA, Somerville 5th MA InfantryCompany I, Somerville Light Infantry
e. 1861-04-19; mi 1861-05-01; wounded at Bull Run, Va., 1861-07-21; mo. 1861-07-31. Served also in Co. F 28th Maine Inf
JohnAdams Pvt35 sailorME, Hampden 20th MA InfantryCompany I
draft, must Aug 7 '63; deserted May 9 '64, while on furlough from hospl., Washington DC, as of Co. F
JohnAdams Pvt18 machinistMA, Lawrence 6th MA InfantryCompany K
e. 1864-07-11; mi 1864-07-14; mo. 1864-10-27. See Co. L 3d MA Cav., as John R. Adams
JohnAdams Pvt19 hairdresserMA, Boston 24th MA InfantryCompany K
e. Oct 4 '61; must. Oct 9 '61; prisoner May 16 '64, Drury's Bluff VA; dg. July 6 '65, Washington, DC
John C.Adams Pvt24 clerkMA, Chicopee 10th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1861-05-31; mi 1861-06-21 dg. for disability, 1863-04-27, at Falmouth, Va
John F.Adams Pvt23 printerPA, Philadelphia 11th MA InfantryCompany F
transf. 1864-07-11, from 16th MA Inf.; mo. 1865-07-14. See Co. F 16th MA Inf
John F.Adams Pvt33 printerPA, Philadelphia 16th MA InfantryCompany F
draft, must Aug 18 '63; tr. to 11th MA Inf., July 11 '64. See Co F 11th MA Inf
John GBAdams Corp20 shoemakerMA, Groveland 19th MA InfantryCompany A
e. July 26 '61; must. Aug 28 '61; cm. 2nd Lt, Aug 29 '62; must. Sep 1 '62; cm. and must. 1st Lt., Jan 22 '63; w. July 2 '63, Gettysburg PA; cm. Captain,Feb 28 '64; not must.; taken prisoner, June 22 '64, near Petersburg VA; mo. May 15 '65, as 1st Lt, of Co. I. Medal of Honor man; date of action, Dec 13 '62, Fredericksburg VA Seized the two colors from the hands of a corporal and lieut. as they fell mortally wounded, and with a color in each hand advanced across the field to a point where the regt. was reformed on those colors
John H.Adams Pvt21 machinistMA, Worcester 1st MA InfantryCompany A
e. 1861-05-23; mi 1861-05-23; deserted in August, 1863; gained from desertion 1864-01-25; transf. to 11th MA Inf., 1864-05-18. See Co. C 11th MA Inf
John H.Adams Pvt21 machinistMA, Worcester 11th MA InfantryCompany C
transf. 1864-05-20, from Co. A 1st MA Inf.; wounded 1865-04-02, near Petersburg, Va.; dg. 1865-06-04. See Co. A 1st MA Inf
John H.Adams Pvt18 clerkMA, Pittsfield 8th MA InfantryCompany K
e. 1864-07-09; mi 1864-07-21 mo. 1864-11-10
John O.Adams Pvt36 farmerMA, Boston 1st MA Sharpshooters
e., must. Aug 15 '62; k. Sep 17 '62, at Antietam MD
Joseph D.Adams Pvt19 farmerMA, Medford 5th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1862-09-01; mi 1862-09-23 mo. 1863-07-02
Joseph E.Adams Musician16 studentMA, Roxbury 1st MA InfantryCompany F
e., must 1861-05-24; dg. for disability, 1861-08-17, at Fort Albany, Va
Joseph P.Adams Musician39 carpenterMA, West Brookfield 21st MA InfantryCompany C
e., must. July 23 '61; re-enlist. Jan 1 '64; tr. by SO of Oct 21 '64, to 36th MA Inf See Co K 36th MA Inf tr. to Co H 56th MA Inf
Julius T.Adams Pvt20 MA, Lowell 6th MA InfantryCompany A, National Greys
e. 1861-04-15; mi 1861-04-22; mo. 1861-08-02. See US Navy as Julius Adams
Lowell W.Adams Pvt25 bootmakerMA, Franklin 18th MA InfantryCompany I
e., must. Feb 24 '64; missing and wounded, May 5 '64, Wilderness VA; tr. Oct 21 '64, to 32d MA Inf See Co A 32d MA Inf; and Co C 45th MA Inf (9 mos.)
Lucius B.Adams Pvt24 carpenterMA, South Boston 22nd MA InfantryCompany A
e., must. Sep 2 '61; dg. Sep 5 '64, as Corp, at Portsmouth Grove, RI
LymanAdams Pvt30 farmerMA, Franklin 2nd MA InfantryCompany E
e., must 1861-05-25; prisoner near Harper's Ferry, Aug., 1861; exchanged, date not shown; deserted on or about 1862-07-31
MelvinAdams Pvt20 clerkMA, Somerville 5th MA InfantryCompany B
e. 1862-08-20; mi 1862-09-19; mo. 1863-07-02
Milton S.Adams Corp27 bootmakerMA, Medway 2nd MA InfantryCompany E
e., must 1861-05-25; mo. 1864-05-23
Oliver S.Adams Pvt19 MA, Reading 5th MA InfantryCompany B, Richardson Light Guard
e. 1861-04-16; mi 1861-05-01; mo. 1861-07-31. See Cos. B and C of 1st RI Cav
Peter F.Adams Pvt30 carriage makerMA, Salem 6th MA InfantryCompany I
e. 1864-07-09; mi 1864-07-15; mo. 1864-10-27
Reuben J.Adams Pvt25 shoemakerMA, Lynn 8th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1864-07-10; mi July 21 1864; mo. 1864-11-10
Roswell G.Adams Pvt21 yeomanMA, Lunenburg 16th MA InfantryCompany C
e., must. July 2 '61; dg. for disability, Sep 28 '62, at Philadelphia PA
SamuelAdams Pvt39 ice dealerMA, Lexington 20th MA Infantry
e. Aug 30 '62; must. Aug 30 '62; dg. for disability, March 6 '63
SamuelAdams Pvt42 dentistMA, Medford 5th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1862-09-01; mi 1862-09-23 mo. 1863-07-02
Samuel B.Adams Pvt29 mechanicMA, Templeton 21st MA InfantryCompany A
e., must. July 19 '61; re-enlist. Jan 1 '64; w. May 12 '64, Spottsylvania VA; tr. Jan 16 '65, to VRC; dg. for disability, July 10 '65, at Philadelphia PA, as of 131st Co. 2d Battln. VRC
Samuel H.Adams Pvt43 moulder 16th MA InfantryCompany E
e., must. July 12 '61 dg. for disability, Aug 28 '61, at Cambridge, Mass
Sanford B.Adams Pvt22 laborerMA, Springfield 19th MA InfantryCompany H
draft, must May 13 '64 taken prisoner. June 22 '64. near Petersburg. Va.; died of disease, Sep 23 '64, Andersonvillc, Ga., a Prisoner of War
Sylvester H.Adams Pvt18 studentMA, Amherst 21st MA InfantryCompany H
e., must. Aug 6 '61; died of disease, Dec 31 '61, Annapolis MD
Thomas H.Adams Pvt25 shoemakerMA, Marblehead 9th MA InfantryCompany H
draft, and must 1863-07-10; transf. 1864-06-10, to 32d MA Inf. See Co. H 32d MA Inf
Thomas M.Adams Pvt22 carriage makerMA, Salem 6th MA InfantryCompany I
e. 1864-07-09; mi 1864-07-15; mo. 1864-10-27
Watson F.Adams Pvt19 laborerMA, East Bridgewater 24th MA InfantryCompany A
e., must. Oct 16 '61; dg. Oct 16 '64, exp. term
Westley F.Adams Pvt19 laborerMA, Raynham 7th MA InfantryCompany C
e., must 1861-06-15; wounded during the Wilderness Campaign, May, 1864; mo. 1864-06-27
WilliamAdams Pvt36 dresser tender 7th MA InfantryCompany A
e., must 1862-08-11; mo. 1864-06-27
WilliamAdams Pvt25 printerMA, Cambridgeport 9th MA InfantryCompany A
e., must 1861-06-11; k. in action 1862-06-27, at Gainea' Mill, Va., as of Co. H
WilliamAdams Pvt19 laborerMA, Charlestown 17th MA InfantryCompany G
tr. from 2d MHA, by order dated Dec '64; dg. June 30 '65. See Co H 2d MHA
William D.Adams Corp21 clerkMA, Chelsea 13th MA InfantryCompany C
e. June 29 '61; must. July 16 '61 apptd. Sgt, Sep '61; dg. Feb 14 '63, to accept a commission. See Officer US Colored Troops
William F.Adams Pvt24 bootmakerMA, Norton 7th MA InfantryCompany H
e., must 1861-06-15; dg. for disability, 1861-11-15, at Camp Brightwood, DC
William H.Adams Pvt21 mechanicMA, Conway 10th MA InfantryCompany G
e., must 1861-06-21; mo. 1864-07-01
William HHAdams Pvt21 machinistMA, Haverhill 19th MA InfantryCompany A
e. Aug 20 '61; must. Aug 28 '61; died of disease, Nov 23 '62, at Philadelphia PA
William J.Adams Pvt34 painterMA, Danvers 2nd MA Sharpshooters
e., must. Sep 11 '61; dg. for disability, Feb 18 '63, Alexandria VA
William L.Adams Corp21 seamanMA, West Brookfield 15th MA InfantryCompany F
e., must. July 12 '61; missing Oct 21 '61, at Ball's Bluff VA; w. Sep 17 '62, Antietam MD; died Nov 7 '62, at Smoketown MD, of wounds
William M.Adams Musician45 farmerMA, Foxboro 4th MA InfantryCompany F
e. 1862-09-19; mi 1862-09-23; died 1863-03-06, at Regtl. Hospl., Carrollton, La., of disease
William MEAdams Pvt18 mechanicMA, Franklin 18th MA InfantryCompany I
e. May 20 '61; must. Aug 24 '61; w. Dec 13 '62, Fredericksburg VA; mo. Sep 2 '64
William R.Adams Sgt25 machinistMA, East Cambridge 6th MA InfantryCompany H
e. 1864-07-14; mi 1864-07-16; mo. 1864-10-27. See Co. E 44th MA Inf. (9 mos.)
Zabdiel B.Adams Asst Surgeon31 surgeonMA, Boston 7th MA InfantryCompany F&S
cm and must 1861-06-15; resigned and dg. 1862-06-05. See F&S 32d MA Inf.; and Co. F 56th MA Inf., as Z. Boylston Adams
AndrewAddison Pvt18 machinist 15th MA InfantryCompany H
e., must. July 22 '62; k. Sep 17 '62, at Antietam MD
JamesAddison Pvt20 machinistMA, Northbridge 15th MA InfantryCompany H
e. May 25 '61; must. July 12 '61; deserted Sep 1 '62
JosephAddison Pvt26 shoemakerMA, Lynn 11th MA InfantryCompany G
e., must 1862-01-06; deserted 1862-12-12; gained 1863-10-23; wounded 1864-05-05, Wilderness, Va.; mo. 1865-07-12, as of Co. D
WilliamAddison Fifer42 laborerMA, Northbridge 15th MA InfantryCompany H
e. May 25 '61; must. July 12 '61; dg. for disability, Jan 23 '62
William K.Addison Pvt27 carpenterME, Bath 18th MA InfantryCompany C
draft, must Aug 25 '63: prom. Corp, Sep 20 '63: deserted Apr 25 '64. Beverly Ford VA
ChristianAdIer Pvt41 operativeMA, Lawrence 6th MA InfantryCompany I
e. 1862-08-25; mi 1862-08-31; mo. 1863-06-03. I
Joseph S.Adlington Pvt22 bootmakerMA, Stoughton 12th MA InfantryCompany I
e., must. June 26 '61 w. Sep 17 '62, at Antietam MD; dg. for disabilitj', Nov 13 '62, from wounds received in action
Walter S.Adlington Pvt19 boot cutter 11th MA InfantryCompany F
e., must 1861-06-13; died of disease, 1861-12-07, at Budd's Ferry, Md
Sources:
Histories of the Several Regiments and Battalions from North Carolina in the Great War 1861-65
FamilySearch.org Wiki
Michigan Regimental Rosters
Massachusetts soldiers, sailors, and marines in the civil war

Abbreviations:
c - captured cm - commissioned e - enlisted d - died dg - discharged
dt - detailed k - killed m - missing mi - mustered in mo - mustered out
p - promoted pr - prisoner r - resigned tr - transferred w - wounded
MHA - Mass. Heavy Artillery VRC - Veteran Reserve Corps