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Commanders

The following men served as commanding officers at Fort Atkinson:

1819; troop strength of 1,120

Lt. Colonel Willoughby Morgan
1820; troop strength of 851

Lt. Colonel Talbot Chambers
1821; troop strength of 548

Colonel Henry Leavenworth
1822; troop strength of 447

Major William S. Foster
1823; troop strength of 497

Colonel Henry Leavenworth
1824; troop strength of 423

Lt. Colonel Abram R. Woolley
1825-Oct.1826; troop strength of 694 down to 472

Major Daniel Ketchum
Oct. 1826-April 1827; troop strength of 490

Lt. Colonel Abram R. Woolley
1827; troop strength of 490

Wily Martin
Served as interim commanding officer during several of the above transitions.