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Emmitsburg Area War of 1812 Honor Roll

Captain John Galtís Company

Captain Galt's Company was part of the 3rd Regiment, 2nd Division, 11th Brigade and left Emmitsburg on August 26th, 1814 where it marched to Taneytown and then on to Baltimore. Most of the men were from the Emmitsburg, Taneytown and Hampstead areas. They arrived at Camp Hampstead on August 31st and placed as reserves and in the entrenchments. Henry Green recalled the company being stationed at the Chincapin Hill entrenchments. "It rained a great deal. Mud and water were almost knee deep." Some men said the were discharged as late as November 3rd, 1814. The muster roll read, August 31st through October 27th, 1814.

According to Lieutenant Snider, Galt's Company was designated 1st Company of the 2nd Battalion commanded by Major George M. Eichelbeger, 3rd Regiment Infantry commanded by Colonel Henry Stemble. He stated that the company was mustered into service at Camp Hampstead on August 31dt, 1814. The last number in the entry is the distance from the residence to that point of the rendezvous. The beginning point would be the Taneytown area.

Officers

  • Captain John Galt
  • 1st Lieutenant Nicholas Snider
  • 1st Lieutenant Jacob Row
  • Ensign Peter Crapster

Non Commissioned Officers

  • 1st Sergeant Henry Green
  • 2nd Sergeant Henry Gueyer
  • 3rd Sergeant Herbaugh
  • 4th Sergeant Elias Herbaough
  • 1st Corporal Jacob Lane
  • 2nd Corporal James Storm
  • 3rd Corporal Felix Taney
  • 4th Corporal Jacob Trout

Musicians

  • John Durf Drummer
  • Daniel Baldwin Fifer

Enlisted Men

  • Oliver Armstrong
  • Sebastian Atlespurier
  • Henry Baker
  • Jacob Baker
  • Issac Baldwin
  • Christian Barkdoll
  • Samuel Barton
  • John Beard
  • Jacob Black
  • Henry Black
  • Joseph Boner
  • John Bowmaster
  • Daniel Bowersock
  • David Caldwell
  • Richard Cornel
  • Jacob Cover
  • Joseph Cover
  • James Craton
  • Lewis Crouse
  • Joshua Davis
  • George Dowd
  • James Emerly
  • Jacob Flaut
  • George Fleagle
  • Conrad Fuss
  • Peter Gooker
  • Issac Gump
  • James Hammond
  • Elijiah Hannah
  • Henry Harriet
  • Jacob Heck
  • Adam Henning
  • Jonathan Herbaugh
  • Davis Hockensmith
  • Henry Houkman
  • Adam Hovis
  • Andrew Hull
  • John Hynson Sr.
  • John Hynson Jr.
  • Daniel Iodum
  • John Jones
  • William Jones
  • William Jordan
  • Lewis Keefer
  • John Kelly
  • David Kephart
  • Lewis Kesslering
  • Simon Khuntz
  • John Knouf
  • Joseph Lane
  • Samuel Lare
  • William Larew
  • John Lynn
  • John McKinney
  • James McKissic
  • John McVay
  • James Manahan
  • James Miles
  • Daniel Mooney
  • John B. Murdock
  • John Newry
  • Henry Ocker
  • James Odonal
  • John Oler
  • John Oyler
  • George Olyer
  • George Ott
  • John Perkins
  • Jacob Peterman
  • Michael Rader
  • Paul Reinicker
  • Benjamin Rickets
  • Abraham Rife
  • Charles Robinson
  • George Robinson
  • Michael Row
  • Samuel Row
  • Jonas Secrist
  • Jacob Shafer
  • John Sheely
  • Lewis Sell
  • Michael Shilling
  • George Shiner
  • John Shoemaker
  • Jacob Shorts
  • Baltzer Shoup
  • Charles Smith
  • Frederick Smith
  • Henry Smith
  • Patrick Stine
  • Henry Stoufer
  • William Strine
  • James Stults
  • David Sumbrum
  • John Sumbrum
  • Elisha Tarlton
  • George Toophorn
  • Frederick Tronberger
  • Sebastian Uphold
  • Jacob Welch
  • Henry Weller
  • Ralph Wharton
  • William Whetsel
  • Frederick Whitmore
  • John Willyard
  • Lawrence Willyard
  • Jacob Winter
  • John Wivel
  • John Wyman
  • John Yingling
  • Andrew Young
  • John Young
  • Mathias Zacharias

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