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Adjutant and Inspector General Reports

1863 Report

The Field Officers of the FIFTH REGIMENT have remained unchanged during the year. But Col. Grant has been in command of the brigade during most of the time, and the regiment has been under command of Lieut. Col. John R. Lewis.

The following is the Roster of the Commissioned Officers of the Regiment at the present time.


Casualties reported since June 1, 1863.

Assistant Surgeon Arthur F. Burdick, resigned May 26, 1863.

Assistant Surgeon Henry C. Atwood, resigned June 25, 1863.

Capt. William H. H. Peck, Co. I, transferred to Invalid Corps, Aug. 10, 1863.

Capt. Jesse A. Jewett, Co. K, resigned May 29, 1863.

First Lieut. Horace F. Morse, Co. A, resigned July 18, 1863.

The casualties among enlisted men, reported since November 1, 1862, have been as follows:--Died 55, Discharged 208, Transferred to Invalid Corps 9.

The following Table shows the condition and station of the Regiment at the several dates specified:--

(see Legend, below)


Jan. 1, '63Falmouth, Va.694457224382
Feb. 1, "White Oak Church, Va.660387    
Mar. 7, "do6364401761424
April 1, "do613461139715
April 30 "In field, Va.59447210311 8
June 2, "White Oak Church, Va.5714461191 5
July 1, "Manchester, Md.568455101282
Aug. 1, "Warrenton, Va.51841297351
Sep 12, "Culpeper, Va.505401842216


A - Date
B - Station
C - Aggregate
D - On Duty
E - Sick
F - Absent with Leave
G - Absent without Leave
H - In arrest or confinement

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