Roster-2nd Ky Infantry, Field & Staff

    First Kentucky "Orphan" Brigade 


  2nd Kentucky Infantry,Field & Staff

The following is a listing of the Officers and Staff of the 2nd Kentucky Infantry Regiment

Transcribed by Laura Cook from Ed Porter Thompson's "History of the Orphan Brigade" (Louisville, 1898)

Soldiers are listed alphabetically, by rank

Last Name First Name County Rank
HAWES JAMES M. Paris Colonel (later Brig. General, assigned elsewhere)
HANSON ROGER W. Winchester Colonel, Brig. General (killed at Murfreesboro)
JOHNSON ROBERT A. Louisville Lt. Colonel, Colonel
HEWITT JAMES W. Kanawha, VA Lt. Colonel, Colonel (killed at Chickamuaga)
LEE PHILIP L. Bullitt Co, KY Lt. Colonel, Colonel
MOSS JAMES W. Columbus, KY Lt. Colonel, Colonel (killed at Jonesboro)
HAYS SAMUEL K. Covington Captain, A.Q.M (later Major, A.Q.M. assigned elsewhere)
ESTEP WILLIAM T. Covington 2nd Lieutenant., Captain and A.Q.M.
WINTERSMITH R C Hardin County Captain & A.C.S. (later Major on staff of Gen. Buckner)
HELM CHARLES W. Warrenton, VA Captain & A.C.S.
GRAVES RICE E. Daviess 1st Lt. & Adjutant, (later artillery Captain, Major; killed at Chickamauga)
WIBLE B.M. Louisville Surgeon
DUDLEY B.W. Lexington Asst. Surgeon
SMITH HUGH D. Owenton Surgeon
SCOTT JOHN O. Danville Surgeon
FORMAN ARTHUR T. Texas Asst. Surgeon
THOMAS R.C. Bowling Green Asst. Surgeon
PICKETT JOS. DESHA Maysville Chaplain

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