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Spanish American War
Roster of Sixth Illinois Infantry
Company B, United States Volunteers

Includes a short list of Henry Co men serving in Company M

Submitted by Susie Martin-Rott

 

NAME RANK RESIDENCE MUSTERED REMARKS
OFFICERS
REIG John W Captain Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WANNER William A 1st Lt. Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HILL James 2nd Lt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
ANDERSON Emil 1st Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
LAVINE Albert J 2nd Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GOSS William C Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FERRY Herbert W Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
RISTAU Fred Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
REIG Freeman G Qtr Msr Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
DAVIS Charles G Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
STROM Harry Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CEDERLOF A. Nathan Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PRESCOTT Lawrence D Cpl Mendola 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
EBERT John B Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FREW T. Henderson Cpl Atkinson 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GOODMAN Thomas M Cpl Atkinson 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SLEEPER John S Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CARDIFF Ira D Cpl Galva 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FEHLMAN Fred G Cpl Geneseo 14 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HUNTER Leander C Cpl Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
TAYLOR Walter G artificer Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FITZKEE John W. wagoner Atkinson 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
KIEFER William A cook Amboy 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
STORY Pearl E musician Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WANNER Howard musician Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
TROOPS
ALLEN Alva Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BACHUS Eugene Pvt Galena 10 May 1898 Trans Co M 6th IL Vol Inf
BARNES William Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BROWN Fred C Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BROWN Leslie R Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Died on hospital ship "Relief" 08 Sep 1898
BRUNK Elhannan Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BRYAN John C Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BOYD Clinton Pvt Alpha 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BECKSTEIN Theodore Pvt Geneseo 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
BOLAND Joseph Pvt Kewanee 16 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CLOUGH Leslie V Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CRAIN Albert Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CHERRY Frank A Pvt Cambridge 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CRONAU Julius Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
CHAMBERLIN Allan D Pvt Geneseo 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
DALTON George J. B. Pvt Atkinson 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
DALBY Charles N Pvt Springfield 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
DAVID James B Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
DEARTH Edgar P Pvt Moline 26 Apr 1898 Drowned Potomac River 
28 Jun 1898
ELSTON Samuel L Pvt Cambridge 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FEHLMAN George W Pvt Geneseo 11 May 1898 Trans 6th Reg. Band
FITZKEE Archie M Pvt Atkinson 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FORD A Berry Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FOWLER Frank Pvt Ormo WI 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
FRAZER Thomas Pvt Galena 10 Ma 1898 Trans to Co M 6th IL Vol Inf
FREW William S Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GARDNER Will J Pvt LaSalle 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GOLDSWORTHY Thomas E Pvt Elizabeth 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GOEMBEL Louis Pvt Geneseo 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
GRAY Frederic O Pvt Geneseo 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HAMILTON Harry Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HARCK Gustav Pvt Lee Center 10 May 1898 Discharged 10 Jun 1898
HASWELL Albert Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HENDERSON William Pvt Orion 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HIGLER Clarence Pvt Dixon 10 May 1898 Trans to Co G 6th Il Vol Inf
HILLBERT Richard T Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HOLT Harry Pvt Lee Center 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HODGSON George F Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HODGE John Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HODGE William Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HATFIELD Obadiah Pvt Edinburg 17 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
HOLL Henry Pvt Moline 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
IVEY Frank Pvt Galena 10 May 1898 Trans Co M 6th IL Vol Inf
LLOYD Lyle L Pvt Atkinson 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
LAWRENCE Lester Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
MALCOLM Charles Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
MASON George Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
MASTERS Joseph Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
MARSH Edward B Pvt Springfield 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
McLEAD James W. Pvt LaSalle 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
NEISWENDER Charles Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
NEUMAN Oscar Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
NOBLING Henry Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
O'CONNELL Matthew Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PATTEN George W Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PAGE William R Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PECK Ellis D Pvt Edinburg 17 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PEET William Pvt Nunda 17 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
PORTER A Dean Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
POLSON August Pvt Geneseo 11 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
REECE Frank Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
REESER Edgar Pvt Mendota 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
ROBINSON Harold A Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
ROWLEY Frank Pvt Elizabeth 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
RUMMELL Harry Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
RUMMELL Alfred S Pvt Geneseo 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SCRANTON Charles Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SEMKEN Charles Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SIEBERT Walter S Pvt Polo 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SHAKLEE Albert O Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
SHARREN John Pvt Galena 10 May 1898 Trans Co M 6th IL Vol Inf
STICKLEY Carl Pvt Elizabeth 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
STONEBERG Henry Pvt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
TALBOT Henry E Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
TAYLOR Elwood Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
TIETZ Frank Pvt Kewanee 17 Jun 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
THOMAS Harry Pvt Geneseo 11 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WENNER Alva Pvt Galena 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov1898
WAHLERT Ernest Pvt Geneseo 25 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WALTERS Jesse L Pvt Quincy 11 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WANNER Frank P Sgt Geneseo 26 Apr 1898 died in hosp. Philadelphia Pa 10 Sep 1898
WHIPPLE Harry Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WILSON Evert W Pvt Flora 17 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
WILLIAMS Guss Pvt Cambridge 09 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898
ZIGLER Evert Pvt Springfield 10 May 1898 Mustered out 25 Nov 1898 
 
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SHEESLEY William M Cpl Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 26 Apr 1899
BURKE Edward L Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 26 Apr 1899
WELTON Clarence W  Pvt Cambridge 26 Apr 1898 Mustered out 26 Apr 1899