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

Roster of Officers 48th Regiment of Infantry Volunteers 1899-1901



Compiled by Anthony L. Powell

* = African American

Field and Staff

Colonel William P. Duvall, Commanding
Lieutenant Colonel Thaddeus W. Jones
Majors Sedgwick Rice
Major Alexander L. Dade
Major John Howard


Major Charles F. Kieffer
Captain Howard A. Grube
1st Lieutenant William W. Purnell*

Regimental Adjutant

Captain Aaron D. Bright

Regimental Commissary

1st Lieutenant George Webber

Company Officers



James E. Hamlin*
Leon W. Denison*
Robert R. Rudd*
James W. Smith*
William H. Jackson*
Thomas Grant*
Alexander V. Richardson*
William A. Hankins*
John J. Oliver*
Stephen Starr*
William H. Brown*
John Buck*
Hugh Thomason*

First Lieutenants

Walter G. Gatchell
Jerry M. White*
Charles C. Caldwell*
John W. Brown*
Jacob C. Smith*
James F. Powell*
John H. Anderson*
Peter McCown*
Hammond J. Parker*
Lewis M. Smith*
William H. Allen*
Frank W. Cheek*
Arthur L. Cabanne
James B. Coleman*
Frederick M. Smith

Second Lieutenants

John K. Rice*
Wilson Ballard*
Joseph Moore*
David B. Jeffers*
Lincoln Washington*
Walter Green*
Joseph C. Andrews*
Frank R. Chisholm*
Green F. Marion*
Charles B. Turner*
George W. Taylor*
Herbert E. Gee*

For more information on these officers military history or photos contact Anthony L. Powell at 408-448-2260 - fax 408-269-1548 - e-mail apowell@portraitsinblack.com

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