Matthew Devereaux(c. 1838 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
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.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He died of his wounds, September 8, 1862 (?) at Antietam, MD.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1.
Death Date: 09/08/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD
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]
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