John W. Pixley(1837 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 24 years. Enlisted October 14, 1861 at Belvidere, to serve three years; mustered in as musician, Co. A, October 21, 1861; promoted Corporal, no date.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1. Further details from hois gravesite on Findagrave. His wife was Ethel "Ethie" Abbott.
|Birth Date: 3/08/1837 |
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Abbott Cemetery, Belvidere, 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. 264 - 293 [AotW citation 12475]
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