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111th Regiment Colored Infantry

This regiment was organized at Pulaski, Prospect, and Lynnville, Tenn., and Sulphur Branch Trestle, Ala., from January 13 to April 5, 1863, as the 3d regiment Alabama volunteers,a.d. [African Descent], to serve three years. Its designation was changed to 111th regiment U.S. colored troops June 25, 1864. It was mustered out of service April 30, 1866.

Colonel

[not listed]

Lieutenant Colonel

William H. Scrogge, 6 March 1866 (discharged 1 November 1866)

Major

James Henry, 6 March 1866

Captains

Marshall D. Eustis, 8 January 1864 (discharged 9 November 1866)
Samuel B. Akins, 4 April 1864
William J. Harrod, 3 July 1865
Marshall Battey, 13 December 1865
James H. Lunn, 13 December 1865
Frederick Becker, 13 December 1865
Robert C. Hamilton, 13 December 1865
Frank W. Baird, 11 April 1866
Lorenzo D. Barnes, 11 April 1866
Daniel McTaggart, a.w.m.

First Lieutenants

Joseph K. Nelson, R.Q.M., 3 July 1865
Dudley Willits, 13 December 1865
E. Floyd Barnum, 19 December 1865
Henry P. Webb, 1 January 1866 (discharged 1 August 1866)

Second Lieutenants

[not listed]

Surgeon

Selden Miner, 13 December 1865

Assistant Surgeons

Pembroke R. Thombs, 17 January 1866

Chaplain

[not listed]

Additional Information on the 111th Regiment

PROMOTED (1.)

  • Colonel Joel A. Dewey, 12 December 1865, to Brigadier General

    RESIGNED (15.)

  • Captain A.W. Forbes, 30 September 1864
  • Hillery J. Walker, 27 January 1865
  • John J. Craig, 24 April 1865
  • James F. Corrington, 12 June 1865
  • Marcey H. Randall, 17 August 1865
  • First Lieutenant Chester G. Grout, 29 August 1864
  • First Lieutenant Sollayman E. Fink, R.Q.M., 14 June 1865
  • First Lieutenant Francis M. Crosson, 17 June 1865
  • First Lieutenant Harry H. Workman, 18 July 1865
  • First Lieutenant William A. Kinsey, 30 September 1865
  • First Lieutenant James M. Brown, 28 October 1865
  • First Lieutenant James Blair, 5 January 1866
  • Second Lieutenant Frederick G. Miles, 7 October 1864
  • Second Lieutenant John J. Phifer, 7 March 1865
  • Surgeon John Dickson, 7 October 1865

    DIED (1.)

  • Colonel William H. Lathrop, killed in action at Sulphur Branch Trestle, Ala., 25 September 1864.

    DISMISSED (1.)

  • Second Lieutenant John Malloy, 17 April 1865
     
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