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Federal (USV)


Daniel W. Edson

(c. 1835 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 26 years. Enlisted November 4, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. G, November 11, 1861.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862 and died of his wounds at Sharpsburg, same date.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1.

Death Date: 9/17/1862    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. 218 - 228  [AotW citation 12446]

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