MILITARY HISTORY ONLINE

Civil War Genealogy

  Alabama
2826   
  Arkansas
995   
  California
30   
  Colorado
15   
  Connecticut
226   
  CSA
26   
  Delaware
66   
  Florida
415   
  Georgia
3568   
  Illinois
2010   
  Indiana
2329   
  Iowa
932   
  Kansas
163   
  Kentucky
1537   
  Louisiana
935   
  Maine
574   
  Maryland
170   
  Massachusetts
812   
  Michigan
592   
  Minnesota
270   
  Mississippi
2463   
  Missouri
1185   
  Nebraska
18   
  Nevada
1   
  New Hampshire
105   
  New Jersey
474   
  New York
1336   
  North Carolina
4026   
  Ohio
1968   
  Oregon
9   
  Pennsylvania
1696   
  Rhode Island
60   
  South Carolina
1197   
  Tennessee
2700   
  Texas
1415   
  United States
142   
  US Colored Troops
7   
  Vermont
225   
  Virginia
4014   
  West Virginia
496   
  Wisconsin
859   
  Total: 42887   
    CSA 24650   
    USA 18237   
Civil War Genealogy Database
All Units - Artillery - Cavalry - Engineers - Infantry - Marines - Medical - Misc - Naval
5th Connecticut Infantry      
Company Unknown
barum s rouse - Private   
No Comments

Contact Name:  richard rouse
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  3/2/2009
Company G
James David Tennyson - Private   
No Comments

Contact Name:  John Dwyer
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/13/2011
Company H
Henry A Chapman - Private   
Henry A. Chapman, Civil War veteran, who filed for an invalid
Pension in Maryland for his service in Co. H, 5th Connecticut Infantry; he
filed application 1193603 in Maryland in 1897; his widow, Sarah A. Chapman,
filed for a widow's benefit, in July 1906, in Maryland,
application 852340.

Civil War History of Disability dated 2/10/1904 has Co. H, 5th Connecticut Infantry; I incurred on or about July 1865 near Lookout Mountain under the following circumstances to wit: I was sick just before the battle of Lookout Mountain, was left behind by my regiment at the time. I was sick in the Hospital with attacks of rheumatism. Sometimes I would get better and then the attacks would get worse. Prior to the battle of Lookout Mountain. I had been detailed as a pioneer with Gen. Sherman, with whom I went helping to build roads and bridges through damp swamps and marshes of Georgia, South Carolina and other such places invaded at that time by Gen Sherman. I was continually subjected to work in water in about such damp places, the result of which was that I was thrown into the hospital with rheumatism as above stated. After coming out of the hospital I again joined my regiment after the battle of Lookout Mountain. I have been treated, on and off for rheumatism form that time to the present.
Contact Name:  Richard Chapman
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  1/7/2005
Company H
Phineas F. Hallyburton - Private   
Phineas hailed from Griswold (CT), enlisted on 7/14/61, and was with the 5th at the battle of Ball''s Bluff. From April through June 1862 his unit was part of the Department of the Shenandoah (Banks), and spent a lot of time chasing/being chased by Jackson. The 5th apparently had some poor morale problems at this point, and Phineas was no exception. On June 15th, 1862, he was tried by a regimental Court-Martial. The charge was ''Absence without Leave'' and he was fined $13.00. It appears from his service record that he was temporarily detached to Battery F, 4th US Artillery (which was at Gettysburg), and subsequently the 20th CT. He was mustered out on 7/19/65 at Alexandria. If you have or are looking for any information on the 5th CT, feel free to contact me by email.
Contact Name:  Scott Brown
Contact Email:  Click for E-mail
Date Added:  2/26/2002
© 2021 - MilitaryHistoryOnline.com LLC