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Richard Rowett

Residence Springfield IL; 30 years old.

Enlisted on 4/23/1861 as a Captain.

On 4/25/1861 he was commissioned into "K" Co. IL 7th Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 7/25/1861 at Springfield, IL

On 7/25/1861 he was commissioned into "K" Co. IL 7th Infantry 
He was Mustered Out on 7/9/1865 at Louisville, KY


Promotions:
* Capt 7/25/1861 (As of Co. K 7th IL Inf (3-years))
* Major 9/1/1861 
* Lt Colonel 3/21/1862 
* Colonel 2/28/1863 
* Brig-General 3/13/1865 by Brevet 


Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 9/1/1861 from company K to Field & Staff 


Other Information:
born in 1830 in East Love, Cornwall, England
died 7/13/1887 in Chicago, IL

Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:

 - Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men
 - Heitman: Register of United States Army 1789-1903
 - Society of the Army of the Tennessee, Reunion 1884-87
 - Adjutant General's Office General Order #133, August 22, 1865
 - Dyer: A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion
 - Brevet Brigadier Generals in Blue
 - GAR Dept of Illinois:  Death Rolls
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