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COMMISSIONED OFFICERS OF THE FIRST FLORIDA CAVALRY REGIMENT

This is a list of all commissioned officers throughout First Florida Cavalry during the Civil War. You may see the same name twice or more in different positions and rank due to the fact that this list shows their progress and later events.

HEADQUARTERS REGIMENTAL COMMAND


COLONELS

COL William George M. Davis*..................Regiment Commander promoted to Brigadier General
COL George Troup Maxwell**....................Regiment Commander captured/POW

(*GEN Davis assumed command of the Department Of East Tennessee)
(**COL Maxwell was replaced by LTC Badger in September 1863)

LIEUTENANT COLONELS

LTC William Stockton....................................XO captured/POW in 1863
LTC George Troup Maxwell................................XO promoted colonel in 1862
LTC Edward Badger.......................................Regiment Commander of 1st Fl Cav and 4th Fl Inf in November 1864

MAJORS

MAJ William Stockton...............................Muster Officer promoted LTC 
MAJ William M. Footman.............................CDR Mounted Battalion later transferred
MAJ George Troup Maxwell...........................Quartermaster Officer promoted LTC

CAPTAINS

CPT B.M. Burroughs.................................CDR F Co. transferred from H Co., 2nd Fl Inf
CPT W.D. Clark.....................................CDR I Co. 
CPT Nicholas S. Cobb...............................CDR G Co.
CPT Charles F. Cone................................CDR E Co.
CPT Martin I. Coxe.................................CDR A Co. POW in 1863
CPT Gaston Finley..................................CDR K Co.
CPT John M. Footman................................Promoted to CPT and transferred to other company
CPT William M. Footman.............................CDR F Co. promoted to acting major
CPT John G. Haddock................................CDR B Co.
CPT John Harvey....................................CDR D Co.
CPT David Hughes...................................CDR K Co. resigned in 1862
CPT Noble A. Hull..................................CDR H Co. resigned
CPT D. Elwell Maxwell..............................CDR D Co. & G Co. transferred from H Co., 2d Fl Inf
CPT George Troup Maxwell...........................CDR D Co. promoted to major
CPT Arthur Roberts.................................CDR A Co. resigned in 1863
CPT John A. Summerlin..............................CDR C Co.
CPT Stephen Weeks..................................CDR G Co. resigned in March 1863

1st LIEUTENANTS

1LT Emmet E. Barry.......................................1LT K Co.
1LT Henry Bradford.......................................1LT G Co.
1LT James A. Brock.......................................1LT I Co. transferred and promoted from H Co., 1st Fl Cav
1LT Reuben H. Charles....................................1LT A Co. resigned at reorganization
1LT Martin I. Coxe.......................................1LT A Co. promoted to CPT of A Co.
1LT Francis P. Fleming...................................1LT D Co. transferred from H Co., 2nd Fl Inf
1LT Joseph H. Haddock....................................1LT B Co.
1LT Joseph R. Haddock....................................1LT H Co.
1LT Samuel J. Kennard....................................1LT I Co.
1LT Daniel B. Knight.....................................1LT C Co.
1LT Andrew G. LaTaste....................................1LT K Co. previously First Sergeant, resigned April 1864
1LT Wilay Lee............................................1LT E Co.
1LT Richard B. Maxwell...................................1LT F Co.
1LT Ira L. McCollum......................................1LT H Co.
1LT James P. Morgan......................................1LT H Co.
1LT Joseph T. Pons.......................................1LT D Co.
1LT W. McQueen Saunders..................................1LT C Co.

2nd LIEUTENANTS

2LT N.L. Bryan...........................................2LT E Co. captured at Missionary Ridge
2LT A.B. Canood..........................................2LT D Co.
2LT Joseph J.C. Chaires..................................2LT F Co.
2LT William B.N. Crews...................................2LT E Co.
2LT William Hughes.......................................2LT K Co. resigned in April 1864
2LT Jacob Johns..........................................2LT C Co.
2LT Crozier C. Jones.....................................2LT B Co.
2LT C.M. Lang............................................2LT C Co. resigned in April 1862
2LT P.C. Osteen..........................................2LT A Co. resigned
2LT John G. Rawls........................................2LT G Co.
2LT Daniel C. Sanders....................................2LT H Co.
2LT Joseph H. Sappington.................................2LT F Co.
2LT W.W. Shedd...........................................2LT B Co.
2LT Emanuel Smith........................................2LT E Co.
2LT James Weeks..........................................2LT I Co.
2LT James E. Young.......................................2LT A Co. retired at reorganization

3rd LIEUTENANTS

3LT James Burnsed........................................3LT D Co.
3LT Phin Burnsed.........................................3LT D Co.
3LT William Edwards......................................3LT H Co.
3LT Thomas N. Footman....................................3LT F Co.
3LT J.F. Hart............................................3LT G Co.
3LT Daniel R. Howell.....................................3LT B Co.
3LT William L. Jones.....................................3LT A Co. transferred to 5th Fl Inf, KIA Gettysburg
3LT J. Bradley McLeod....................................3LT F Co.
3LT Thomas Pedrick.......................................3LT G Co.
3LT William Platt........................................3LT K Co.
3LT Thomas Sedrick.......................................3LT G Co.
3LT Burrel Stokes........................................3LT G Co.
3LT W.H.L. Townsend......................................3LT A Co. promoted to 2LT
3LT R.B. Weeks...........................................3LT I Co. 
3LT Stephen Weeks........................................3LT I Co. promoted to 2LT and CPT in G Co.
3LT W.H. Wingate.........................................3LT D Co.

SERGEANTS-MAJOR

SGM John Maxwell Footman.................................SGM from 9 July 1862 to 23 May 1863
SGM Washington M. Ives, Jr.*.............................SGM from November 1863 to december 1863.
SGM Edmund Gillen**......................................SGM from 29 September 1862 to the end of the Civil War
SGM Christie Gordon......................................SGM from 27 May 1863 to 27 July 1863
SGM Thomas J. Shine***...................................SGM from 1861 to July 1862

(*SGM Ives was assigned to 4th Florida Infantry and briefly served as interim SGM in late 1863 after
 Missionary Ridge and during the consolidation of the Florida regiments)
(**SGM Gillen, originally from Jacksonville, Florida, is the most known of the Regimental SGM's.
This is only due to his name and records being the most available in regimental papers and muster rolls.)
(***also known as "Little Tom")

Take note that there were no Sergeants-major assigned from August to September 1863.

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