The Saint Louis directory for the years 1854-5 :
Companies.

Washington Guard—Capt. Frost, No. of Men, 84
National Guard, " Pritchard, " " 65
Continentals, " Blackburn, " " 57
St. Lou’s Light Guard, " Byrne, " " 51
Black Plume Rifle, Co. A, Capt. Allen," " 46
" " " Co. B, " Alcan, " " 36
Missouri Yagers, " Leibold, " " 40
Missouri Dragoons, " —— " 39