The Twenty-fifth Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, (George P. Bissell, Colonel), was recruited in Hartford and Tolland Counties, in the fall of 1862. The regiment was composed of the very best material, being almost exclusively young men impelled by patriotic motives, and from the first they took a high stand for efficiency and good discipline. Later in its history, when the regiment had been tried in marches and battles, it was thus described by Adjutant-General Morse in his report to the Legislature for 1864: “This is one of the best of our nine months’ regiments and bore a conspicuous part in the
Collection: Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers
Roster of Company B, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. Arthur T. Hinckley. First Lieutenant. Henry A. Darling. Second Lieutenants. Daniel V. Marshall, William A. Oliver, Frederick W. White. Sergeants. Henry W. Caye, Samuel W. Steele, William Sewart, William Taylor. Corporals. John Brown, William C. Bruce, William W. Chappell, Hiram Craw, James Jordon, Henry A. Spalding, Franklyn E. Wallace, William J. Warren, Andrew F. Williams. Musician. Elizuer S. Reed. Privates. William Anderson, Joseph Baily, Levi Baily, Steven T. Bartlett, Sylvester Bartram, Levi Benson, Joseph Barnard, William Blake, Austin Booth, Avery Brown, Thomas F. Bunce, James Burns, Albert Cady, Richard
Roster of Company D, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. George H. Foskit. First Lieutenant. Oscar W. Sanford. Second Lieutenants. George Brennan, Ephraim Taft. Sergeants. Michael Noland, Francis Patten, George Root, Franklyn D. Winters. Corporals. James D. Fenton, Alonzo L. Howard, Ralph Lull, Francis R. Munsell, Marvin A. Shearer, Daniel Webster, Albro Weir, Henry Whiton. Musicians. Emery Carpenter, Henry Hotchkiss. Privates. James H. Adams, John R. Aldrich, Francis A. Allen, Joseph Allen, Samuel Bartlett, David Belcher, James M. Blanchard, John Brennan, Abner S. Brooks, John Bumstead, James Clark, Paine Cleveland, Frederick A. Close, Timothy Collins, Aaron Converse, Andrew A.
Roster of Company C, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captains. Samuel S. Hayden, Richard W. Roberts. First Lieutenant. Alfred W. Converse. Second Lieutenants. Gurdon Trumburm, Benjamin F. Turner. Sergeants. Addison F. Lamphear, William C. Anderson, Levi G. Hayden, George H. Snow, Jacob A. Turner, Gardner Wilmarth. Corporals. Ira B. Addis, Joseph Fisher, Robert Morrison, Edward Newport, Cyrus Root, Elisha H. Skinner, George H. Smith, William W. Strickland, Benjamin F. Wilcox. Musicians. Norman Fassett, James E. Lacey. Privates. Jason Smith, William H. Baldwin, Daniel B. Barnard, Alfred Beers, Noble H. Bennett, John Brandley, Charles Burgess, Jerome K. Button, Leander W.
Roster of Company G, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. Charles H. Talcott. First Lieutenant. Hezekiah Bissell. Second Lieutenant. Charles Avery. Sergeants. Benjamin F. Turner, Samuel C. Harding, Nathan Willey, Lemuel R. Lord, John C. Rockwell, Elijah Ward. Corporals. Charles H. Barber, Charles H. Bartholemew, John Brown, Erastus Cowles, Wm. H. Ellsworth, Edwin D. Farnham, John M. Lee, Walter T. Lord, John Roe, John H. Skillman. Musicians. Daniel L. Talcott, Elihu Wattress. Wagoner. Lucius Crane. Privates. Seth S. Allen, Henry Avery, George W. Ayers, Ransford Baker, Samuel Barrows, Elam Belknap, Joseph Belknap, Alfred M. Bissell, Carlos Bissell, Samuel T.
Roster of Company F, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. George H. Napheys. First Lieutenants. Henry Kimball, Henry H. Goodale. Sergeants. Jonas G. Holden, Henry R. Pease, William O. Bissell, Charles D. Grover, Augustus S. Lancaster, Carlos W. Thrall. Corporals. Charles K. Belknap, Orville F. Belknap, Arthur A. Hyde, Samuel A. Smith, Harlow Spencer, Wallace S. Talcott, John Thompson, Alva T. Thrall, Carlos Thumb. Musicians. Horton Pease, George Warner. Privates. Horatio R. Baker, Roger G. Beebe, William H. Bennet, Norton M. Braman, Patrick Brannen, Oliver Burke, Charles Cavanaugh, John A. Chism, Timothy Conner, Martin Connins, Patrick Duffy, William Finney,
Roster of Company E, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captains. Newton P. Johnson, Leander Waterman. First Lieutenants. Almon C. Banning, Robert T. Duncan. Second Lieutenant. Edward Pinney. Sergeants. George B. Thurston, Eugene C. Alderman, Miles H. Barnard, Miletus H. Carrier, Marcillus C. Clark, Henry W. Davis. Corporals. James Boyle, Wilbur B. Case, William W. Clark, Emery M. Griffin, Andrew N. Moore, Alexandria Patterson, Edward D. Prindle, Morton Sandford, Julius Weed, George L. Wells. Musicians. Ezra Smart, William H. Wallin. Privates. Owen Bacon, Elbert I. Barning, William Barton, Lyman J. Barden, Eugene Brown, Phelps Church, Franklyn Clark, George H. Clark,
Roster of Company K, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. William F. Silloway. Second Lieutenant. Senica Gorham. Sergeants. James E. Hamilton, Watson H. Bliss, Robert Buckley, Charles W. Clark, John Scantlin, George E. Terry. Corporals. Ezra C. Ayer, Frank Bolles, John W. Longdon, James E. Lusk, Robert Mason, Charles E. Puffer, Emerson B. Thomas, Stanley N. Wadsworth. Musicians. Charles Malona, Charles Stone. Privates. Eugene Adam, George W. Arnold, Henry W. Ball, Hudson W. Ball, Cyrus C. Barber, George W. Barren, John W. Beach, Abel P. Beers, Enos S. Belden, Walter J. Bliss, George D. Buck, Edgar W. Burnham, Wm.
Roster of Company I, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captains. Burritt Darcow, Hiram W. Harkness. First Lieutenant. Isaac W. Beach. Second Lieutenant. William E. Symonds. Sergeants. J. Fayette Douglas, Charles H. Allspress, Charles W. Brown, George H. Grant, John C. Mack. Corporals. Elbridge Belding, Wm. E. Bunnell, Henry W. Buys, Wm. Cocking, Charles S. Cook, John M. Francis, Viette D. Hills, Merritt Hubbell, Edgar A. Norton, George Schubert, Orrin Tuttle. Musicians. Andrew J. Davis, Cornelius A. Day, Oliver A. Hitchcock. Privates. Daniel S. Abbot, Henry Adams, Solomon Adkins, John F. Bacon, Wm. C. Bancroft, Samuel Barton, Amon L. Bradley,
Roster of Company H, Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers, Civil War Captain. William W. Abbey. First Lieutenant. Dwight Ensworth. Second Lieutenants. Bononi E. Buck, Charles Clapp, John M. Brown. Sergeants. Arthur W. Andross, Charles F. Bevins, Thomas A. Davis, William Holden, William M. Hollister, Aaron Kinne, Sumner Payne, Thomas H. Robins. Corporals. Daniel W. Dimock, George D. Fuller, Oliver Hale, John H. Hunt, Theron I. Neff, Willington C. Graves, Julius H. Smith, Justus R. Stevens. Musicians. William Hempstead, George Robinson. Privates. Burton P. Buell, Edward L. Barber, George E. Belden, George F. Belden, Lyman P. Bemont, Horace E. Brown, Egbert Chapman,