Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
					Author and Veteran Bennie McRae, Jr.

NINTH BATTALION OHIO NATIONAL GUARD

NINTH BATTALION OHIO NATIONAL GUARD (1898-99)

Submitted by

Anthony Powell
San Jose, California

 

FIELD AND STAFF

Major
Charles Young 

Captain & Quartermaster
Walter S. Thomas 

Captain & Assistant Surgeon
John H. Dickerson 

1st Lieutenant Assistant Surgeon
William Guy Wren 

2nd Lieutenant & Adjutant
Wilson Ballard 

2nd Lieutenant & Adjutant
Emmanuel D. Bass 

Hospital Steward


Arthur K. Lawrence

 

Company A 

Captain
Robert R. Rudd 

1st Lieutenant
John R. Rudd 

2nd Lieutenant
William F. Ellicott 

1st Sergeant
William A. Jackson 

Quartermaster Sergeant
David Wilborn 

Sergeants
Charles E. Frye
Solomon A. Harvey
William H. Hall
David Jackson 

Corporals
Samuel R. W. Lee
Clarence Curry
Curvice Bounsler
Charles H. Jackson
James W. Logan
Benjamin F. Rudd
James M. White
Alvah M. Caliman
Frank Spurlock
William H. Norris
Robert C. Allen
James Madison Pierce
Woodsen P Welch 

Musicians
Clarence B. Redman
Charles E. Ransom 

Artifcer
Clarence S. Wicker 

Cook
William M. Moody 

Wagoner
James A. Spillman 

Privates
Frank B. Alston
Henry Anderson
George Bailey
George F. Bailey
William M. Bailey
George D. Bagwell
Edward C. Basey
William Berkshire
Leo F. Bowman
Nelson Bright
Thomas Burl
William L. Burton
Robert Burns
William N. Butler
Brown
James A. Brown
Charles W. Cain
Paschal Carter
John Coons
Clyde S. Collier
George A. Conley
Newton Curry
Samuel S. Craig
Harry Crouder
John R. Davis
William E. Dudley
Edward Dean
Albert G. Dawson
Charles Ecton
Pearl Eslick
Julius Fields
Edward Fry
Clarence Ferguson
Frank C. Foote
Haward Fisher
John Gurnell
Charles W. Green
John W. Green
Joseph W. Hoston
Floyd E. Hockins
Arnold Hunt
George H. Hallicks
Edward Harrison
Clifford Henderson
Joseph Henderson
Henry L. Jackson
George Jeffries
William E. Love
Lincoln Liverpool
Emmit Martin
Victor W. McAdoo
William L. Mudd
George W. Myers
Arthur Parker
Alfred D. Powell
James Powell
Lyman E. Reynolds
Harvey Rice
Thomas J. Rogers
Gracen Roberts
Samuel Robinson
Robert L. Robinson
Rutherford B. Spurlock
William Speaks
John H. Smith
Charles H. Smith
John Smith
Hugh Smith
James Stewart
Archie R. Singleton
William L. St.Clair
Richard Taylor
Charles Turner
Henry B. Valentine
William O. Whetsel
Edward Williams
Edward D. Williams
Charles Winslow
Nelson R. Winslow
Elmer White
George W. White
Bert Wilson
Noble Young

Company B 

Captains
Deaton J. Brooks
James Hopkins 

1st Lieutenant
Charles C. Caldwell 

2nd Lieutenant
Woodson P. Welch. 

1st Sergeant
George A. Waugh 

Quartermaster Sergeant
Joseph McFarland 

Sergeants
Bertie Scott
James Pierce
Burton Taylor
Howard Gilbert 

Corporals
Robert Allen
William Barnett
Arthur Brown
James B. Norris
Walter S. Thomas
Irvin Johnston
Frank L. Renolds
John W. Thomas
Charles F. Mitchell
Walter Webster
James E. Deaton
Charles B. Morris 

Cook  
Thomas Pack 

Wagoner
Richard Meades 

Artificer
William Davis 

Musicians  
Charles Rose
Mathew J. Hurley
Maurice Tyler 

Privates
John Artis
Walter Belcher
William Banks
Jesse Brown
John Brown
Samuel Bolding
William Coleman
Andrew Cobie
Frank Curry
Abraham Carpenter
Cliney Cooper
Costine Deaton
Moses Day
Thomas Dudley
William Fowler
Oliver Gilbert
Wilfred Green
Charles Howard
George Hodge
Starling Harris
Earnest Harris
Wood B. Hawkins
Charles Hayes
Richard Herrell
Harry D. Highwarden
Moses Hale
Robert Jenkins
Robert I. Johnson
Fred C. Jones
Elijah P. Jones
Charles C. Jones
Frank James
Fred Joiner
Edward Jackson
Simon P. Jackson
Harley A. Jackson
James A. Kaine
William C. Lett
John Lee
Charles Lewis
John A. Moore
Alfred Mellontree
Walter Manley
Allie M. Miller
William Milrose
William McFarland
Rufus McDowell
Charles E. Mitchell
William Perkins
Charles Pulpress
John Porter
Willis Redman
Charles Redman
John Ryans
Frank Robinson
William Randolph
Arthue Smith
Lester Scott
William Sims
Elijah Skeaton
Herbert D. Screach
Jermoe Sanford
Henry Slaughter
George Storms
Edward Taylor
William Taylor
Charles W. Tapisco
Benton Trice
Joseph Turner
Samuel Henry Teel
Benjamin Taylor
Edward Thaxton
Leo Viter
Fred C. Washington
Wallace S. Walker
James H. Wroute
Frank Wear
Lacey Wallace
Grant Watson
Henry Wayne
Joseph Ward
Donald Wormley

Company C

Captain  
Harry H. Robinson 

1st Lieutenant..  
James W. Smith 

2nd Lieutenant  
James Braselton 

1st Sergeant  
William Lindsay 

Quartermaster Sergeant..  
Wilson Hudson 

Sergeants  
Frank Washington
William Tyler
William G. Johnson
Hery Bowen 

Corporals  
John L. Broadice
William McElroy
James Smith
Edward Oglesby
La Volta Phelps
James E. Maxwell
George E. Cowels
Samuel B. Wallace
Byron G. Roberson
Grant Clemens
Harvey Underwood
Louis Smith 

Cook  
Calvin Pearson 

Musicians  
Arthur Allen
James S. Haggard 

Artificer  
Hugh Travis 

Wagoner
George McClure 

Privates  
Peter Alexander
Richard Alexander
Eugene Allen
Leon Allen
Lee Anderson
Wesley Anderson
William H. Anderson
William Archer
Frank Ashby
William Battles
Clarence M. Bell
David Bradley
Samuel C. Brown
Frank Burton
Charles Bush
Henry Bush
John Byrd
Charles W. Carter
Alfred W. Chanceller
William Coles
John O. Coleman
William H. Cozzens
Hampton Curtis
James Daunton
Arthur Davis
James F. Davis
William H. Eldridge
Harmer H. Ellison
Tumes Femules
John W. Franflin
Tecumsh Goings
Effron Greenway
Orgon A. Gay
Archellaus Halthcock
Fred A. Harris
Valentine Hayes
Edward D. Hipkins
Clayton Howard
Fred R. Howard
John P. Hudson
Bert Jamison
Alexander Jackson
Edward Jackson
John Jenkins
Thomas Jenkins
Grant Johnson
Charles L. Ladd
William Lewis
Walter S. Logan
Manuel Mack
Johhn Madison
William Matthews
William S. McDonald
James E. McFarland
Ellis McMillen
Joseph P. Newsome
Joshua Newsome
John E. Pack
Thomas J. Pindell
John H. Purnell
George A. Reed
John Reeves
Harry D. Richardson
Charles Robertson
Benjamin Robinson
Charles Robinson
James Robinson
Sidney Rodgers
William H. Simpson
Edward B. Sharp
Prattis Shorter
William A. Smith
William Steele
James H. Steller
Charles R. Steward
Jacob R. Summerville
Paschal Tolbert
Benjamin Vaughn
William A. Warrick
Walter Waters
James H. Watson
Frank Washington
Horace O. Wells
Elmer E. Willis
Bennie Williams
Thomas Williams Jr.
Frank N. Wilson
Harmon Winfrey
Grant Winslow

Company D 

Captain  
John C. Fulton 

1st Lieutenant  
William H. Brooks
Emanuel D. Bass 

2nd Lieutenant  
Alfred A. Moore 

1st Sergeant
William S. McDonald 

Quartermaster Sergeant  
Walworth L. Drayton 

Sergeants  
Floyd A. Stewart
Charles Sharp
Robert L. Robinson
Alfred Butcher 

Corporals  
Frank Brooks
Harry O. Atwood
William A. Laws
Benjamin Gates
William Barber Jr.
Henry Pinn
Charles Jwelcome
Willis Ward
Charles Burroughs
William F. Harrison
William M. Pfeiffer
Albert I. Williams 

Cook  
William Nelson 

Wagoner  
Edward Paxton 

Artificer  
Patrick Myers 

Musicians  
Frank Moore
Isom Wadkins 

Privates  
Earnest Alexander
William Anderson
Ellwood Armadale
Noel Bromley
Ellsworth Bethel
Chauncey Bowles
James Brown
John W. Beatty
Charles E. Brooks
James Brooks
Harry E. Curtis
Samuel Clay
LeRoy Cooper
Charles Coleman
Spencer Clarke
William Carter
Eugene Davidson
Victor Daniels
William Dry
Troy Dent
Edward Ellis
John Fullerton
Leroy Fowler
Walter Ford
Albert Franklin
William Grimes
James W. Graves
Jack Glenn
Edward Harris
William E. Henderson
Frank Hawley
John Higdon
William Horne
John R. Hall
Harry E. Hall
Warren Hawes
Wiley Hegie
John Harris
Henry Jefferson
William H. Jefferson
Robert J. Jackson
Walter B. Jones
Daniel Jackson
William A. Johnson
Stephen Jones
Beverly Long
Harry E. Lewis
Frank Mann
Walter G. Marion
Thomas Mack
Thomas Martin
John H. McPheeters
John H. Moore
Arthur B. Morris
George A. Mundin
Howard E. Newby
Eugene Pierce
William Payne
Frank Porter
Edward Roberts
William H. Reed
Robert Randolph
John Robinson
Seth Stewart
Albert A. Strauder
William A. Summers
James Sommers
John Starr
Eugene Tate
Abraham Thompson
Frank Valentine
George C. Wallace
George B. Wilson
Arthur Wilson
James Whales
Bon Whittington
Lem Wadkins
William Wood
Albert Williams
Charles D. Watts
Samuel White
John White
Daniel White
Craig Wiley
Fred Wilson
Charles Walters
George Leroy Yates

For additional information contact Anthony Powell at: apowell@portraitsinblack.com

 


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