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Federal (USV)


John M Knowlton

(1817 - 1864)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 43 years. Enlisted October 2, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as Musician, Co. G, October 16, 1861.

The rest of the War

He was discharged for disability October 22, 1862 at Pleasant Valley, MD. He again enlisted on January 1, 1864 and was appointed musician, no date. He died of diarrhoea in December 1864, at Windsor, NY.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1, which also lists him as Knoloton or Knoulton.




12/1864 Windsor, NY; burial in Riverside 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 12464]