25 officers graduated in the West Point Class of 1863.

Class of 1863 members who served in the Civil War

For Federal officers indicated rank is as U.S. Volunteers unless shown as “USA,” which indicates rank in the Regular U.S. Army.

William S. Beebe 15 1st Lieutenant USA  
William H.H. Benyaurd 6 1st Lieutenant USA  
John G. Butler 20 1st Lieutenant USA  
Robert Catlin 21 2nd Lieutenant USA  
Jacob H. Counselman 17 Lt. Colonel USV  
Henry C. Dodge 19 1st Lieutenant USA  
Josiah H.V. Field 13 1st Lieutenant USA  Died at Cumberland Gap, MD, 7/16/64
Asa H. Holgate 8 1st Lieutenant USA  
Charles W. Howell 7 1st Lieutenant USA  
William R. King 5 1st Lieutenant USA  
Charles H. Lester 22 1st Lieutenant USA  
John R. McGinness 9 1st Lieutenant USA  
Geogre W. McKee 10 1st Lieutenant USA  
John R. Meigs 1 1st Lieutenant USA Killed near Harrisonburg, VA 10/3/64
Peter S. Michie 2 1st Lieutenant USA  
Frank H. Phipps 11 1st Lieutenant USA  
James D. Rabb 3 1st Lieutenant USA Died New Orleans 8/26/65
George D. Ramsey, Jr. 18 1st Lieutenant USA  
James R. Reid 25 Captain USA  
James W. Reilly 12 1st Lieutenant USA  
Kenelm Robbins 23 1st Lieutenant USA  
Charles F. Rockwell 14 1st Lieutenant USA  
James M.J. Sanno 24 1st Lieutenant USA  
William J. Twining 4 Captain USA  
Thomas Ward 16 1st Lieutenant USA  

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