4TH (GORDON'S) ARKANSAS CAVALRY REGIMENT
CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA
On this roll of Gordon's Cav film between Gray,
James and Gray, Jesse is the following:
ROUSE, WILLIAM Pvt Co A 8th GA Cav, CSA
Enlisted 29May1862 at Griffin, GA
Detailed to pack forage at Macon Depot, NC 19Oct1864.
Listed on post register at Albany, GA 18May
Note: See also the 62nd GA Cav.
Roll 32: A - B
33: C - J
34: K - T (ra)
35: T(re) -Z
This regiment was designated at various times as Carroll's Regt AR Cav, Thompson's Regt AR Cav, and Gordon's Regt AR Cav. During the same time it was also known as 1st Regt AR Cav, 2nd Regt AR Cav, 9th Regt AR Cav and the 11th Regt AR Cav.
FIELD OFFICERS AND STAFF
CARROLL, CHARLES A. Col. Commanding Regt.
DAVIDSON, T. J. Cpt AQM - Enl 14 Jun 1862 at Camp Kirby Smith, AR. Age 35. Born in TN.
DEBERRY, A. J. Hospital Steward - Enl 20Jun1862 at Dardanelle, AR. Present Feb 1864.
FAYTH, WILLIAM H. Maj - Enl 7 Jul 1862 at Roseville, AR. On Detached service through Feb 1864.
HARRELL, JOHN Chaplain - Aptd 1 Mar 1863 at Camp Kirby Smith, AR. Present through Feb 1864.
HUMPHRIES, H.J. Ord Sgt - Enl 14 Jun 1862 at Lewisburg, AR. Present through Feb 1864.
JOHNSTON, J.A. LT Col - Resigned 17 Dec 1862.
MARKE, GARRETT Chief Bugler - Enl 31 May 1862 at Clarksville, AR. Present through Feb 1864.
MORRISON, WILLIAM QM Sgt - Enl 13 Jun 1862 at Ft Smith, AR. Present through Feb 1864.
POWELL, J.D. Sgt Major - Enl 4 Aug 1862 at Camp Rector, AR. Aptd Sgt Major 1 Mar 1863, Present through Feb 1864.
QUINDLEY, A.J. 1Lt Adjutant - Enl 10 Jun 1862 at Lewisburg, AR. Wounded severely at Marks Mill, 25 Apr 1864. Age 24. Born in AR.
TALBOTT, R.L. Surgeon - 15 Jul 1862 at Camp Kirby Smith, AR.
THOMSON, LEE L. Lt Col - Apr 1863 at Ft Smith, AR.
TOBIN, W.H. Asst Surgeon - Enl 13 Jun 1862 at Camp Kirby Smith, AR.
WHITESIDES, E.G. Commsy Sgt - Enl 27 Jun 1862 at Ft Smith, AR. Present through Feb 1864.
DOUGLASS, THOMAS J. Pvt - Captured 13 Mar 1863 in Carroll Co, AR and sent to MP at St Louis, MO. Disch 1-30 Jun 1863.
DRAPER, WILLIAM Pvt - Captured 29 Jan 1863 in Hickory Co, MO and sent to MP at Alton, IL 25 Apr 1863.
GRIFFIN REUBEN Sgt Major - Captured 24 Oct 1864 at Mound City, KS and sent to MP at Rock Island, IL 8 Dec 1864. Exchanged 13 Mar 1865 at City Point, VA.
HEWETT, SAM'L -- Relieved from duty to report to original command 8 Dec 1864.
MORRILL, E.H. Pvt - Deserted 1 Oct 1864. Took oath 22 Nov 1864. Ht 5' 6", eyes hazel, hair lt, complx fair, age 19, volunteer, residence Lewisburg, Searcy Co, AR.
NESBIT, N.C. Pvt - Captured 12 Jul 1862 at Hagerstown, MD and sent to MP at Point Lookout, MD 21 Aug 1863. Exchanged 17 Mar 1864 (Gordon's Btry) (Probably not an AR soldier.)
POWELL, J. P. - Died before 30 Apr 1863.
SMITH, JOHN W. Pvt - Deserted CSA 3 Nov 1864. Took oath 6 Dec 1864. Ht 5' 7", eyes blue, hair lt, complx fair, age 18, residence: Prairie Co, AR.
WADKINS, FRANCIS M. Pvt - Captured
15 Nov 1862 in Carroll Co, and sent to MP at St Louis, MO then to Alton,
IL and paroled 25 Feb 1863.
The indexes list the following men as being
members of various companies of Gordon's Cavalry Regiment; however, there
are no CSR on the microfilm for any of the men. There are repeats of prior
records located in the sequence where these men's records should be.
The men are as follows:
BURNS, WILLIAM Pvt Co B
BURROW, JOHN P. Pvt Co E
BURT, SINGLETON, Pvt Co D
BUSH, J.L. Pvt Co D
BUSHMIRE, J.F. Pvt Co C
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