5TH ARKANSAS INFANTRY REGIMENT
This company of the "Fighting Fifth" was formed 28 Sep 1861 at Gainesville, Greene Co, AR by Cpt John L. Kuydendoll. All enlistments were 28 Sep 1861 at Gainesville, AR unless otherwise indicated. Beginning of Microfilm Roll #78 through #84.
NAME...... RANK...... DATE ENLISTED....... PLACE...... OTHER INFORMATION
ALLEN, J. J. - SGT - Disch 2 2Dec 1861. Age
ALLISON, ROBERT A. - 2LT
ARNOLD, I.N.C. - Disch. Age 23
ARNOLD, R.P - Age 26
ATKINS, JOHN P. - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Res: Gainesville, AR
ATKINS, WILLIAM P. - 2LT - 27 Jul 1861 " Age 22
AUSTIN, STEPHEN - PVT - Age 23
AUSTIN, THOMAS - PVT Severely wounded in shoulder at Murfreesboro, TN 31 Dec 1862. Died 27 Mar 1863. Age 25
BARBER. J.G. - PVT - Deserted 27 May 1862 at Corinth, MS. Released from arrest ca 9 Oct 1862. Killed in skirmish at Liberty Gap, TN 24 Jun 1863
BARNHILL, CASWELL HALL - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR Detailed as a carpenter to Liddel's Bde since Jan 1862. Captured 3 Aug 1863 at Paint Rock, AL Enlisted in Federal Army 4 Sep 1863. Discharged 4 Sep 1863. Age 35. Born: Blount Co, TN.
BEARDEN, R.E. - PVT - Age 18
BRICHETT, E.P. - PVT - Age 20
BOBO, E.M. - PVT - Age 21. Apt 1Cpl 16 May 1862
BOON, A.L. - 2LT - Age 27. Disch 19 May 1862.
BORDEN, R.E. - PVT - Captured 2 Sep 1864 near Jonesboro, GA. Exchanged.
BURNETT, A.F. - PVT - Age 19. - Apt 4Sgt 16 May 1862.
CALVERT, W.P. - PVT - Age 43. - Disch 26 Jul 1862.
CAMPBELL, H.B. - PVT
CAMPBELL, THOMAS W. - CPL - Enl in Federal Army 11 Sep 1863
CHILDERS, R.H. - SGT
CLARK, T.B. - PVT - Age 18. Wounded at Chickamauga, TN 19 Sep 1863.
CLARKSTON, MARION - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR
CLINTON, ELI - PVT - Deserted 12 Sep 1862 Chattanooga, TN
COCHREN, T.M. - PVT
COOPER, J.C. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Absent Sick at Tupelo, MS 18 Jul 1862 and after.
CRAVIN, JAMES H. - PVT - Wounded in breast at Ringold, GA. 7 Nov 1863. Died 13 Jan 1864.
CUPP, HENRY - PVT - Discharge 18 Jan 1862, disability.
DORSEY, SIMMION C. - PVT - 10 Nov 1862 Pocahontas, AR - Age 16, Discharged.
DOUGLAS, F.M. - PVT - Residence: Cross Co, AR
DUKE, FRANCIS M. - 1LT - Age 33. Disch 19 May 1862.
EDMONSTON, M.L. - PVT - Captured 26 Nov 1863 at missionary Ridge, TN - Sent to Rock Island, IL. Died
ELLIS, WILLIAM B. - PVT - Died 1 Feb 1862 at Gordon Hospital.
ELLSBERRY, THOMAS W. - MAJ
EMERSON, B.H. - PVT
FORBES, ALEXANDER - PVT - 10 Jul 1861 WestPoint. Killed in Skirmish near Marietta, GA 4 Jun 1864.
GENTRY, G.L. - PVT - Age 20. Discharged.
GLASSCOCK, R.D. - CPL - Wounded at Chickamauga, TN 19 Sep 1863. Died 12 Jan 1864.
GOLDEN, V.G. - CPL
GOULD, E.W. - 1SGT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR. Deserted 16 Aug 1863. Enlisted in the Federal Army.
GRAY, CHARLEY R. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 22. Captured 25 Nov1 863 at Missionary Ridge, TN. Died at Rock Island, IL 11 Mar 1864. Grave #784.
GULLY, R.N. - PVT -
HARRIS, D.T. - 2LT - Age 26. - Born. TN
HOLIFIELD, T.M. - PVT
HORN, J.C. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 32.
HOSKINS, J.H. - PVT - Age 24. Killed at Chickamauga 20 Sep 1863.
HOSKINS, WILLIAM C. - SGT - Age 32.
GROVES, HOWARD - PVT - Age 22. Discharged
HOWELL, RUFUS - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Detailed as teamster.
JOHNSON, J.J. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 22. Abs sick hospital Nashville, TN . Supposed to be dead.
JOHNSTON, J.N. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 - Age 30.Wounded at Chickamauga, TN 19 Sep 1863
JOHNSTON, WILLIAM H. - PVT - Age 23. Died 31 Mar 1862 at Corinth, MS
KUYKENDOLL, JOHN L. - CPT - Age 33. Disch 19 May 1862 (see 30th AR Inf Regt)
LAMBERT, F.M. - PVT 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 17. Absent sick at Nashville, TN, supposed to be dead.
LEDBETTER, JOHNSON - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 28. Enl Federal Army 4 Sep 1863.
LIVESAY, D.P. - 2Sgt - Captured at Chickamauga, TN 19 Sep 1863. Forwarded to Camp Douglas, IL. Discharged 17 May 1865.
LIVESAY, S.W. - PVT 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 25. - Enlisted in Fed KY Cav
LYNCH, DAVID - PVT - Left sick at Nashville, TN. Supposed to be dead.
MACK, C.B. - PVT - Age 25., Disch 16 May 1862.
MANUEL, W.W. - PVT - Disch 22 Dec 1861, disability. Born AL. Age 25.
MARSHELL, H.K. - PVT - 30 May 1864 Okalona, MS
MARSHELL, J.R. - 2CPL - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 29
MAYS, D.D. - 3SGT
McLAMROCK, D.L. - PVT - Disch 17 Dec 1861. Age 30.
McLAUGHLIN, W.C. - PVT - Age 22
McLEWSKEY, W.W. - PVT - Detailed as teamster.
McWHARTON, J.D. - CPL - POW exchanged 1 Sep 1864.
McWHIRTER, JAMES K.P. - CPL - Age 22
McWHIRTER, J.L. - PVT - 14 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 38
MERIDITH, J.F. - PVT - Disch 15 Jan 1862. Age 21.
MITCHELL, S.W. - PVT - Left in Hosp at Nashville, TN
MULDER, J.H. - PVT 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 23.
NICHOLS, W.J. - PVT
PEARCE, BENJAMIN, - PVT - Age 24.
RAWLS, ALLEN - PVT - Age 23. Disch Apr 1, 1862.
RAY, J.W. - PVT - Age 20. Sick at Columbus, MS since May 1862. Supposed to be dead.
RAY, WILLIAM - PVT - Age 17. - Wounded severely in thigh at Murfreesboro, TN 31 Dec 1862
RIDDLE, THOMAS - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Killed in skirmish at Liberty Gap, TN 25 Jun 1863 ROBERTSON, J.N. - PVT - Age 37. Disch 26 Jul 1862 on acct of age.
ROWLAND, J.C. - PVT - Died in Hospital at Nashville, TN 23 Nov 1861. - Age 24.
SEAGROVES, S.H. - 3CPL - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Age 21. Enl in Fed Army at Paint Rock, AL - 1 Sep 1861. Disch 4 Sep 1863. Born Chatham Co, NC
SMITH, R.H. - PVT - Age 19. Discharged.
SMITH, W.H. - PVT - Age 23.
SPENCER, FRANCIS C.B. - PVT - 10 Nov 1861 Pocahontas, AR - Paroled at Greensboro, NC 1865. STUBBLEFIELD, M.D. - PVT - Age 18. - Discharged 1 Apr 1862.
TAYLOR, G.W. - PVT - Captured 20 Sep 1863 at Chickamauga, TN - Sent to Camp Douglas, IL. Died of smallpox 10 Dec 1864.
THOMASON, T.J. - 4CPL - Also shows membership in Kitchens 7 MO Cav in 1862. Age 18.
TRANTHAM, JAMES W. - 5SGT - Age 21. Captured 25 Nov 1863 at M Missionary Ridge, TN. - Sent to Camp Douglas, IL, also shows Rock Island,. IL. Enl US Navy at Camp Douglas, Il 25 Jan 1864.
WHITWORTH, J.L. - PVT - Age 22.
WHITWORTH, T.J. - PVT - Died 2 May 1862. Age 18.
WINFORD, J.H. - PVT - Disch 3 Jan 1862. Age 34.
WOOD, E.T. - 3SGT - Age 23.
WOOD, T.J. - PVT - Born TN. Was age 27 - when paroled in 1865.
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