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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Matthew Devereaux

(c. 1838 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 23 years. Enlisted September 4, 1861, at Rochester, to serve three years; mustered in as wagoner, Co. D, September 30, 1861; promoted sergeant and wounded, no dates.

On the Campaign

He died of his wounds, September 8, 1862 (?) at Antietam, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.

Birth

c. 1838

Death

09/08/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

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 12440]