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Federal (USV)


Milton Cresson

(c. 1842 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 19 years. Enlisted November 1, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. G, November 11, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded and captured in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was paroled, no date; discharged for disability caused from wounds March 7, 1863, at Alexandria, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1, who also lists him as William Chuesan or as Milton W.


c. 1842


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]