Roster-6th Ky Infantry, Field & Staff

    First Kentucky "Orphan" Brigade 

   6th Kentucky Infantry,Field & Staff

The following is a listing of the Officers and Staff of the 6th 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
LEWIS JOSEPH H. Glasgow Colonel, Brig. General
COFER MARTIN H. Elizabethtown Lieutenant-Colonel, Colonel
HAYS THOMAS H. Hardin County Major
WALKER DAVID C. Scottville Captain
DAVIS JOHN F. Shelby County Captain & A.C.S.
THOMPSON ED PORTER Metcalfe County Captain & A.Q.M.
WELCH GIL Shelby County Adjutant
STEVENSON R.R. Anderson County Surgeon
VERTREES JOHN L. Glasgow Asst. Surgeon, Surgeon
NEWBERRY THOMAS L. Hiseville Asst. Surgeon
KAVANAUGH H.H. Jr Falmouth Chaplain


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