Records of Events Company C


Stationed at Cheat Mountain Summit, [west] Virginia, April 23- August 31, 1861.

Stationed at Terre Haute, Indiana, June 7, 1861. June 7.- Muster-in roll of Captain Lewis Brooks' Company (C), in the Fourteenth Regiment (Second Brigade) of Indiana Foot Volunteers, commanded by Colonel Nathan Kimball, called into service of the United States by the President from June 7, 1861 (date of this muster) for the term of three years, unless sooner discharged.. THOMAS J. WOOD, Lieutenant-Colonel, First Cavalry, Mustering Officer.

Stationed at Huttonsville, [west] Virginia, September-October 1861.

Stationed at Camp Keyes, Romney, [west] Virginia, November- December 1861.

Stationed at Camp Chase, Paw Paw, [west] Virginia, January- February 1862.

Stationed at Moore's Farm, Virginia, March-April 1862. March 5-6.- Left Paw Paw, flyest] Virginia for Martinsburg, Virginia, where we arrived March 6, a distance of fifty-three miles. March 11-12.- Marched from Martinsburg to Winchester, Vir- ginia, distance twenty-two miles. March 18-20.- Marched with the regiment in pursuit of the enemy from Winchester. to Strasburg, Virginia and return marched, distance thirty-five miles. March 22.- The company was on picket and was attacked by the enemy's cavalry. March 26.- The company was engaged with the regiment in the battle of Winchester, Virginia. Lost two men wounded. Marched in pursuit of the enemy to Strasburg, Virginia, a dis- tance of eighteen miles. April 1.- Marched from Strasburg to camp near Edenburg, Vir- ginia. Distance, eighteen miles. April 13.- Left Edenhurg, Virginia and marched to New Mar- ket, Virginia via Columbia Furnace, distance twenty-seven miles. April 25.- Advanced five miles south of New Market. April 27- Advanced five miles further on the road towards Mar- risonburg, Virginia.

Stationed at Alexandria, Virginia, May-June 1862. May 12-22.- Started from New Market, Virginia to Fredericks- burg and marched via Luray, Front Royal, Warrenton, and Catlett's Station and arrived at Fredericksburg May 22. Distance marched 131 miles. May' 26.- Left Fredericksburg and marched via Catlett's Station, Manassas Junction, Thoroughfare Gap, Rectortown, Manassas Gap to Front Royal, distance about ninety-five miles. June 2-4.- Marched towards Luray. Arrived June 4 and after changing camp several times, were marched to relief of Colonel Carroll and General Tyler's forces at Port Republic. June 10.- Met their retiring forces and Kimball's Brigade cov- ered their retreat. Distance marched about forty~ight miles. June 23.- Marched to Luray, Front Royal, Salem, and White Plains to Bristoe Station, where we arrived June 23. Distance about ninety-three miles. June 29.- Took cars to Alexandria. Arrived the same day. Distance by railroad, twenty-seven miles. Distance marched 367 miles. Total, 394 [miles]. Station not stated, July-August 1862.

Stationed at Loudoun Valley, September-October 1862. [For record of events, see Company A.] September 17.- In the battle of Antietam our company lost in killed, three noncommissioned officers and two privates.

Stationed near Falmouth, Virginia, November-December 1862. November 1-9.- The company marched with the regiment via Rectortown, Piedmont, Salem to Warrenton, Virginia, where we arrived November 9. November 13.- Left Warrenton and marched within a few miles of Falmouth, Virginia. December 11.- Remained until December 11. Marched to the Rappahannock River. December 12-13.- Crossed and took an active part in the engagement of December 13, in which we lost two privates killed; a captain, a second lieutenant, two noncommissioned offi- cers, and five privates wounded; and three privates missing, sup- posed to be killed. December 14-15.- On the night of December 14 evacuated the city of Fredericksburg, Virginia and on December 15 returned to our old camp.

Stationed at Falmouth, Virginia, Januay-February 1863.

Stationed at United States Ford, Virginia, March-April 1863.

Stationed at Falmouth, Virginia, April 10, 1863.

Stationed at Uniontown, Maryland, May-June 1863.

Stationed at east New York, July-August 1863.

Stationed at Warrenton, Virginia, September-October 1863.

Stationed at Stn'ensburg, Virginia, November 1863-April 1864.

Stationed at indianapolis, Indiana, June 20, 1864. June 20.- Muster-out roll of Captain Samuel Nicholas', late Captain [Hugh F.] Hopkins, late Captain [William] Houghton, late Captain [Lewis] Brooks', Company (C), in the Fourteenth Regiment of Indiana Foot Volunteers, commanded by Lieutenant- Colonel B. H. C. Cavins, late John Coons, late Colonel William Harrow, late Colonel Nathan Kimball, called into the service of the United States by the President at Terre Haute, indiana (the place of general rendezvous) on June 7, 1861 to serve for the term of three years from the date of enrollment, unless sooner discharged, from June 7, 1861 (when mustered in) to June -, 1864 The company was organized by Captain Lewis Brooks at Loogootee, Indiana in the month of April 1861 and marched thence to Terre Haute, where it arrived May 10, a distance of sixty-five miles. J.B. HAGER, Captain, Fourteenth Infantry, Mustering Officer.

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