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Officers of the U. S. Army - Atkins
- Atkins, Quintus F.
2 Lieutenant 27 infantry 7 Aug 1813
transferred to 19 infantry 12 May 1814
1 Lieutenant 12 Oct 1814
honorably discharged 15 Jun 1815
- Atkins, Smith Dykins
Captain 11 Ill. infantry 30 Apr 1861
Major 21 Mar 1862
resigned 17 Apr 1862
Colonel 92 Ill infantry 4 Sep 1862
Brevet Brigadier General volunteers 12 Jan 1865 and Major General volunteers 13 Mar 1865 for gallantry and meritorious service
honorably mustered out 21 Jun 1865
Extracted from the Historical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army: 1789 - 1903. Names are followed by state or country where born and then the state from which originally appointed but when there is only one place listed, it indicates the state whence appointed, the place of birth not being known. Where "Cadet Military Academy" is indicated, the next date refers to the date he entered that institution, and the figure in parenthesis represents his standing in the graduating class.
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