Milton Cresson(c. 1842 - )
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 19 years. Enlisted November 1, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. G, November 11, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was paroled, no date; discharged for disability caused from wounds March 7, 1863, at Alexandria, VA.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1, who also lists him as William Chuesan or as Milton W.
1 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, for the Year 1901 (Issue 31), pp. 194 - 215 [AotW citation 12437]
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