George Dewitt Gilbert(1833 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 28 years. Enlisted October 2, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Co. G, October 16, 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Promoted Corporal, June 1, 1863; returned to ranks, no date. He died 28 September 1864, in New York City.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1, which has his first name as Dewitt. Details from his gravesite on Findagrave and family genealogists.
|Birth Date: 8/29/1833 Place of Birth: Northeast, Dutchess County, NY |
Death Date: 9/28/1864 Death Place: New York City, NY Burial Place: Stow Cemetery, Windsor, NY
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. 230 - [AotW citation 12453]
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