HISTORY OF THE ORPHAN BRIGADE.
JOHN K. AVICKLIFFE, Greenville, fought at Shiloh, Vicksburg, Baton Rouge, Hartsville, Stone River, Jackson, Chickamauga, Mission Ridge, Rocky Face Gap, and Resaca. He was killed at the latter place, May 14, 1864.
ELIJAH WOODWARD, Kentucky, fought at Shiloh.
JOHN WOODWARD, Kentucky. No facts known to the writer.
JEROME B. WILLIAMS, Manchester, Tenn., was enlisted in the spring of 1863; fought at Jackson and Chickamauga; was wounded at the latter place, and afterward, March 27, 1864, he was transferred to Co. B, Twenty-ninth Tennessee Infantry.
M, L. AYEEKS, Kentucky. No facts known to the writer.
JAMES L. WALTHALL, Kentucky, died at Montgomery, Ala., of wound received in battle. No other facts are known to the writer than that he fought at Shiloh.
R. W. WALLACE, Paradise, was disabled by lameness for active field duty, and was generally employed as ward-master of hospital.
THOMAS B. YOUNG, Bowling Green, engaged in most of the battles of his company, and was more than once wounded. AVas at one time third corporal.
COMPANY I), NINTH REGIMENT.
BEN DESHA, Cynthiana, was elected captain, Oct. 21, 1861, and was promoted to major, April 6, 1863. Fought at Shiloh, where he was so severely wounded as to be long disabled for duty, but rejoined the command and fought at Jonesboro', where he was again wounded and disabled for further service during the war. Died in Cynthiana some years after the war.
ANDREAV J. BEALE, Cynthiana, was elected second lieutenant, Oct. 21, 1861; was promoted to first lieutenant May 7, 1862, and to captain, April 6, 1863. He fought at Hartsville and Stone River, and was wounded at the latter place. He was appointed surgeon, Oct. 1, 1863, and served, during the remainder of the war, in the medical department.
HUGH M. KELLER, Cynthiana, was elected second lieutenant, Oct. 21, i86i,and was promoted to first lieutenant, April 6, 1863. Fought at Shiloh, Vicksburg, and Baton Rouge. He was severely wounded at Shiloh, April 7, 1862, and finally had to abandon field service on account of it, though he retained his connection with the army till the termination of the war.
OSCAR KENNARD, Cynthiana, was elected second lieutenant, May 7, 1S62, and was promoted to captain, Feb. 15, 1S64. Fought at Shiloh, Vicksburg, Baton Rouge, Stone River, Jackson, Chickamauga, Mission Ridge, Rocky Face Gap, Resaca, and Dallas; from Dallas to Atlanta; at Peachtree, Intrenchment, and Utoy Creeks; both days at jonesboro', and in the mounted engagements to Savannah, after which he was engaged in other duty till .the close of the war. He was wounded at Baton Rouge.