4th MO Reg. Inf. Vols. (Gasconade Co.)

This battalion was organized by the consolidation of the Gasconade County Battalion Reserve Corps (Hunhausen' Battalion USRC-3 years) with the 3rd MO USRC by order of the adjutant general, dated January 18, 1862. It contained a strength of 550 men. It was employed chiefly within the State, and performed valuable service to the cause including duty in Districts of Southwest Missouri and St. Louis at Pacific City and St. Louis till February, 1863. It was mustered out of the service under Special Orders No.13, February 1, 1863.

4th MO Reg. Inf. Rank Officer Commissioned Remarks -------- ---------------------- --------------- --------------------------------------- Colonel Robert Hundhausen Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Lt. Col. Julius Hundhausen Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Major Charles H. Warren Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Resigned, Dec. 24, 1862. Adj. Jeorme H. Bacon Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Q. M. George Husmann Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Surg. Edmund Boerner Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Dismissed by G.O., Dept. of MO Jan.28, 1862 A. Surg. John Feldmann Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Chap. Goe. Feutschman Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Jan. 18, Mustered out. Co. A ----- Captain Adolph Knipper Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Sep. 16, 1861, Mustered out. 1st Lt. C. A. F. Hats Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Sep. 16, 1861, Mustered out. 2nd Lt. Louis Krausthoff Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Sep. 16, 1861, Mustered out. Co. B ----- Captain Michael Bauer Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Mar. 15, 1862, Mustered out. 1st Lt. Christian Strabel Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 10, 1861, Resigned Apr. 30, 1862. 1st Lt. Alexander Lowry May, 15, 1862 Pro. to Capt. Co.E 27th MO Inf. Jan. 01, 1863 2nd Lt. Louis Waechler Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 10, 1861, Resigned Apr. 30, 1862. 2nd Lt. Julius Sporleder May 17, 1862 Com. from Oct. 30, 1862, Mustered out. Co. C ----- Captain Constance Riek Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 09, 1861, Mustered out. 1st Lt. Henry Germann Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 09, 1861, Mustered out. 2nd Lt. Charles Riek Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 09, 1861, Mustered out. Co. D ----- Captain William Hirt Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 18, 1861, Mustered out. 1st Lt. Louis Koop Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 18, 1861, Mustered out. 2nd Lt. Louis Miller Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Oct. 18, 1861, Resigned Nov. 29, 1862. Co. E ----- Captain B. Mundwiller Jun. 07, 1862 Com. from Nov. 05, 1861, Mustered out. 1st Lt. Eugene Alcan Mar. 19, 1862 Mustered out. 2nd Lt. J. J. Stocklin Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Feb. 12, 1861, Mustered out. Co. F ----- Captain ---- 1st Lt. Casper Schubert Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Feb. 10, 1862, Resigned May 4, 1862. 1st Lt. J. C. Meyer May 17, 1862 Com. from May 04, 1862, Mustered out. 2nd Lt. Frank Emser Mar. 19, 1862 Com. from Feb. 12, 1862, Resigned Aug. 31, 1862. 2nd Lt. W. R. McCracken Sep. 16, 1862 Mustered out. Co. G ----- Captain A. E. Piquenard Aug. 20, 1861 Mustered out. 1st Lt. Louis Hild Aug. 20, 1861 Mustered out. 2nd Lt. M. A. Lemoine Aug. 20, 1861 Mustered out.  
Source: "History of Franklin, Jefferson, Washington, Crawford, and Gasconade Cos., MO", by Goodspeed, c1888, p.656-657.

For additional regimental history information go to the MISSOURI VOLUNTEER FORCES IN THE CIVIL WAR with Federal Service (UNION): 4th REGIMENT MO INFANTRY. (3 YEARS.)
Also "Annual Report of the Adjutant General of Missouri for the year ending December 31, 1865, c1866, p.108-109: 4th MO Reg. Inf.

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