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Michigan Men on The Sultana
By Michigan County

SurnameGivenRankCompanyRegimentPost OfficeCountyKilled Lost LivedRecord Of ServiceLoss Of SultanaExtra NotesWeb Page
CartwrightCharlesprivateI8th Michigan Cavalry MacombkilledCartwright, Charles. Enlisted in company I, Eighth Cavalry, Feb. I, 1863, at Mt. Clemens, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered May 21, 1863. Missing on raid to Macon, Ga., Aug. 3, 1864. Killed, by explosion of steamer Sultana, April 26, 1865.Official List  
JohnstonJohnprivateD2d Michigan CavalryWashingtonMacombkilledJohnston, John. Drafted for 3 years, from Washington, Macomb County, age 39. Mustered Nov. ,23, 1863. Assigned to company D, Second Cavalry. Taken prisoner at Shoal Creek, Ala., Nov. 5, 1864. Supposed to have been killed on steamer Sultana, April, 28, 1865.Official ListBook lists last name as Johnson. 
LuttenbacherLawrenceprivateD8th Michigan CavalryChesterfieldMacombLivedLuttenbacher, Lawrence, Chesterfield. Enlisted in company D, Eighth Cavalry, Nov. 17, 1862, at Clinton, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Jan. 20, 1863. Taken prisoner on raid to Macon, Ga., Aug. 3, 1864. Confined in Athens, Andersonville, Savannah, Millen and Blackshear prisons for 8 months. Discharged at Detroit, Mich., June 8, 1865. Present residence, New Haven, Mich.Official ListListed as Lubustacker no given initials or name as a private in company G. 
WortzBenjamin S.privateG8th Michigan CavalryArmadaMacombunknownWortz, Benjamin S., Armada. Enlisted in company G, Eighth Cavalry, Nov. 4, 1862, at Armada, for 3 years, age 18. Mustered Feb. 3, 1863. Taken prisoner in Georgia, Aug. 3, 1864.Official ListBook has B. Warls from Official List. No muster out date found. 

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