54th Enrolled Missouri Militia (Franklin Co.)

The 54th Enrolled Missouri Militia was raised in Franklin County. Duty in Franklin County. Operations against Price September and October, 1864.

54th Enrolled Missouri Militia Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Colonel George Krumsick Sep. 22, 1863 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Colonel Daniel Q. Gale Sep. 29, 1864 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Lt. Col. Morris D. Reese Sep. 22, 1863 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Major August Spinner Dec. 15, 1862 From Dec. 8, 1862, Vacated by S.O.#126, 1864. Major August Spinner Nov. 03, 1864 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Adjutant John M. Menkbam Dec. 15, 1862 From Dec. 8, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 22, 1864. Adjutant Julius Wilhelmi Mar. 21, 1864 Vacated, Mar. 22, 1864. Q. M. Daniel Crosby Oct. 28, 1862 From Oct. 23, 1862, Resigned, Mar. 22, 1864. Q. M. L. Wattenburg Mar. 21, 1864 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Surgeon F. C. Schweikart Dec. 03, 1862 From Nov. 15, 1862, Resigned, Oct. 10, 1864. Surgeon Charles Serger Oct. 10, 1864 Vacated, Mar. 12, 1864. A. Surg. E. S. Detweiler Sep. 30, 1864 Resigned, Oct. 21, 1864. A. Surg. John Dugge Oct. 21, 1864 From Oct. 19, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1864. Co.A ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Robert Reichard Oct. 31, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Robert Reichard Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Promoted to Capt., Oct. 31, 1864. 1st Lt. Helmuth Mayne Oct. 31, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Helmuth Mayne Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Promoted to 1st Lt., Oct. 31, 1864. 2nd Lt. Joseph Remme Oct. 31, 1862 From Sep. 29, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.B ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Henry Detmer Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 12, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Gerhard Hagebush Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 16, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Henry Beincke Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 16, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.C ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain William H. Bolte Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. George Bergner Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Philipp Gerber Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.D ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain August Spinner Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Promoted to Maj., Dec. 15, 1862 Captain Julius Wurill Nov. 03, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Adolphus Fricke Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 1st Lt. William Ehlers Oct. 21, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Julius Wurill Sep. 25, 1862 From Aug. 19, 1862, Promoted to Capt., Nov. 03, 1864. 2nd Lt. Guardian Busch Nov. 03, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.E ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Silas Hall Oct. 16, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Captain George Wiser Oct. 31, 1864 From Oct. 10, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. James McIntire Oct. 16, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 1st Lt. Charles Schaub Oct. 31, 1864 From Oct. 10, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. George April Oct. 16, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.F ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Tobias Stanenburg Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 1st Lt. Leonard Toustevan Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. John Gruther Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Co.G ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Frederick Palide Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Captain Christian Weber Jan. 15, 1865 From Sep. 30, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Christian Weber Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. Henry Dravell Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. Herman Flur Jan. 15, 1865 From Sep. 30, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.H ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Ethan A. Clark Sep. 11, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Captain John D. Miller Oct. 31, 1864 From Oct. 13, 1863, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Otto Erfert Sep. 11, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #25, 1865. 1st Lt. Joseph Weiss Jan. 15, 1865 From Oct. 13, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Benjamin Buse Sep. 11, 1862 From Aug. 30, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. William Stutmahrn Oct. 31, 1864 From Oct. 15, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.I ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Peter Koenig/King Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Killed by guerrillas, Oct. 02, 1864. Captain Michael Bauer Nov. 05, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Michael Bauer Jun. 24, 1863 From Aug. 26, 1863, Promoted to Capt., Nov. 05, 1864. 1st Lt. Henry Lohmeyer Nov. 05, 1864 From Sep. 29, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 2nd Lt. Henry Pullman/Pollman Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 25, 1862, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. Co.K ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain George Kunkle Oct. 16, 1862 From Sep. 14, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Captain G. Hausgen Jan. 16, 1865 From Oct. 15, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. Henry Krog Oct. 16, 1862 From Sep. 14, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. H. Poppenhusen Oct. 16, 1862 From Sep. 14, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Co.L ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Bernhard Cleve Sep. 10, 1862 From Aug. 15, 1862, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 1st Lt. John B. Basch Oct. 16, 1862 From Aug. 28, 1863, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. 2nd Lt. Louis Wehrman Oct. 16, 1862 From Aug. 28, 1863, Vacated by Special Order #126, 1864. Co.M ---- Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Captain Austin Wilkes Jan. 15, 1865 From Sep. 30, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865. 1st Lt. G. H. Stohlman Jan. 15, 1865 From Sep. 30, 1864, Vacated, Mar. 12, 1865.  
Sources:
1) "History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford, and Gasconade Cos., MO", by Goodspeed, c1888, p.255-258.
2) "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, V.III" by Frederick H. Dyer, c1908, p.1339
3) "Annual Report of the Adjutant General of Missouri for the Year Ending December 31, 1865", Jefferson City: Emory S. Foster, Public Printer, c1866; p.580-581.

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