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BULLET Portraits of Missouri and Illinois Civil War Union Officers
Index to Portraits of Missouri and Illinois Civil War Union Officers is an index of photographs which appear in the following source volume:

Companions of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States: an Album Containing Portraits of Members of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (New York: L.R. Hamersly, 1901, 337 p.) is located at the St. Louis Public Library's Central Library (Stacks- 923.5 Reference).

Portraits are in cameo format, and measure 3" high x 2.25" wide. Each portrait is accompanied by a brief caption which lists name, rank, military unit, years of service, and Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States (MOLLUS) Commandery to which the man belonged. MOLLUS was an organization for men who had served as officers in the Union Army, Navy, or Marine Corps during the Civil War. Sons of members were also eligible for membership in the organization. Men were included in this index if they served in a Missouri or Illinois Civil War regiment, or belonged to the Missouri or Illinois MOLLUS Commanderies after the war.

Abbreviations include: Co.: Company

U.S.A.: United States Army (regulars)

U.S.C.T.: United States Colored Troops

U.S.N.: United States Navy

U.S.V.: United States Volunteers

Standard postal abbreviations for the states are also used in this index. Each entry usually includes the following information: name, highest rank achieved, military unit, MOLLUS Commandery, and page number.

Abadie, Eugene S.: Missouri Commandery (no other information given): p.289.
Ackerman, Thomas F.: Asst. Engineer: Missouri Commandery: p.297.
Atkins, Smith D.: Major General, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.198.

Ballard, George S.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.22.
Ballard, Orville W.: Major, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.315.
Ballard, Orville Wellington: Paymaster, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.167.
Barr, Thomas Francis: Brigadier General, U.S.A.: Illinois Commandery: p.83.
Bowker, Hugh Demarest: 1st Lieutenant, U.S.A.: Illinois Commandery: p.288.
Brenner, David F.: Captain, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.290.
Brush, James C.: Companion of the 2nd Class: Missouri Commandery: p.192.
Buchanan, Alexander Scott: 1st Lieutenant, 10th MO Infantry, Co. C: Pennsylvania Commandery: p.121.
Butler, John G.: Major, U.S.V.: Missouri Commandery: p.46.

Carkener, Stuart: Captain, 33rd MO Infantry, Co. G: Missouri Commandery p.168.
Carr, Clark Ezra: Staff of Gov. Yates: Illinois Commandery: p.84.
Castle, Henry Anson: Captain, 137th IL Infantry: District of Columbia Commandery: p.34.
Chetlain, A. L.: Brigadier General, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.10.
Churchill, James Oliver: Lt. Colonel, U.S.V.: Missouri Commandery: p.192.
Clarke, Charles W.: Lieutenant, Missouri Commandery: p.326.
Clarke, Jonas V.: Chaplain, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.278.
Clayton, Panell: Brigadier General, USV, Missouri Commandery: p.201.
Clendenin, Frank: Major, 147th IL Infantry: Washington State Commandery: p.202.

Daugherty, James Fletcher: Captain, 10th MO Infantry, Co. H: Iowa Commandery: p.124.
De Gress, William J.: Captain, 10th MO Infantry: p.219.
Dean, Bradley: Captain, 3rd MA Cavalry: Illinois Commandery: p.207.
Delaware, A. S.: Lieutenant, 21st WI Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.288.
Dutton, G. E.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.168.
Dyer, D. B.: Colonel, U.S.V.: Missouri Commandery: p.297.

Fitzpatrick, James C.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.299.
Fordyn, Samuel W.: Captain, 1st OH Cavalry: Missouri Commandery: p.234.
Foster, William Davis: Asst. Surgeon, 7th MO Cavalry: Missouri Commandery: p.145.

Grier, John Alexander: Chief Engineer, U.S.N.: Illinois Commandery: p.152.

Hamilton, Elisha B.: 1st Lieutenant, 118th IL Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.84.
Hapernan, Douglas: Lt. Colonel, 104th IL Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.16.
Hapernan, William Thomas: son of Lt. Colonel Douglas Hapernan, 104th IL Infantry: commandery not given: p.261
Harding, A. J.: Captain, 6th MO Cavalry: Illinois Commandery: p.81.
Hay, Charles E.: Captain, U.S.A.: Illinois Commandery: p.223.
Healy, John J.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.315.
Healy, Robert W.: Colonel, 58th IL Infantry: Ohio Commandery: p.122.
Henderson, Thomas Jefferson: Brigadier General, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.285.
Hotchkiss, Charles Truman: Colonel, 89th IL Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.28.
How, James Flintham: Lt. Colonel, 27th MO Infantry: Missouri Commandery:p.30.

Insley, M. H.: Chief Quartermaster, Dept. of the Missouri: Kansas Commandery: p.212.

Laudemann, Otto Charles Bernhard: Captain, 3rd MO Infantry, Co. F: Wisconsin Commandery: p.27.
Leser, Frederick: Adjutant, 17th MO Infantry: Pennsylvania Commandery: p.86.
Logan, John A.: Major General, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.321.

McEntee, Charles Stuart: 2nd Lieutenant, 43rd NY Infantry, Co. B: Illinois Commandery: p.152.
Merritt, Wesley: Major General, U.S.A.: Illinois Commandery: p.255.
Mitchell, Frederick W.: Captain, 12th IL Cavalry, Co. I: District of Columbia Commandery: p.193.
Moore, R. M.: Colonel, 117th IL Infantry: commandery not given: p.309.
Mott, John S., M.D.: Missouri Commandery (no other information given): p.327.
Munger, Orett: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.225.

Noble, John W.: Brigadier General, U.S.V.: Missouri Commandery: p.286.

Peters, Matthew H.: Major, 74th OH Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.153.
Post, Philip S.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.310.
Purington, George A.: Lt. Colonel: Missouri Commandery: p.252.

Reece, Jasper N.: Captain, 138th IL Infantry: commandery not given: p.175.
Reynolds, Gerard B.: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.300.
Robinson, George F.: Captain, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.299.
Robinson, William Mason: Captain, 26th MO Infantry: Missouri Commandery: p.292.
Ross, Leonard F.: Brigadier General, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.280.

Sharman, Charles H.: Adjutant, 33rd IA Infantry: Missouri Commandery: p.205.
Smith, John Eugene: Colonel, U.S.A.: Illinois Commandery: p.250.
Snobe, Edwin Thomas: Illinois Commandery (no other information given): p.24.
Snowden, George O.: Captain, 38th IL Infantry, Co. D: Iowa Commandery: p.188.
Somerville, William: Captain, 16th IL Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.124.
Steward, Leroy T.: Illinois Commandery: p.151.
Sudborough, Joseph Albert: Captain, U.S.V.: Missouri Commandery: p.283.
Swift, Eben: Colonel, 4th IL Infantry: commandery not given: p.172.

Townshend, Smith: Major, 32nd IL Infantry: District of Columbia Commandery: p.322.
Tuthill, Richard Stanley: Lieutenant, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.282.
Tuttle, Thomas Benton: Captain, 108th U.S.C.T., Co. E: Missouri Commandery: p.192.
Twining, Edward Henry: Captain, 33rd IL Infantry: New York Commandery: p.140.

Viele, Charles D.: Colonel, 4th U.S. Cavalry: Illinois Commandery: p.185.

Walcott, Morgan: Ensign, U.S. Navy: Illinois Commandery: p.211.
Ware, William Eliot: Captain, 27th MO Infantry, Co. C: Missouri Commandery: p.185.
Warren, Charles Stewart: Acting Asst. Paymaster, U.S.N.: Illinois Commandery: p.80.
Wells, David White: 1st Lt., 10th MA Infantry, Co. B: Illinois Commandery: p.246.
Wells, E. T.: Captain, 89th IL Infantry: Illinois Commandery: p.240.
Wilson, Charles B.: 1st Lieutenant, 19th U.S.C.T.: Illinois Commandery: p.247.
Woodward, Samuel L.: Major, 1st U.S. Cavalry: Missouri Commandery: p.170.

Yates, Richard: Governor of Illinois: commandery not given: p.313.

Young, John: Lieutenant, U.S.V.: Illinois Commandery: p.292.


Compiled by Thomas A. Pearson
Special Collections Department
St. Louis Public Library
January 2003

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