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Federal (USV)


Friend Pratt

(c. 1839 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 22 years. Enlisted August 8, 1861 at Union, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. B, September 3, 1861.

The remainder of the War:
He was discharged October 22, 1862 at Pleasant Valley, MD.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1, which also lists him as William F. Pratt. H.P. Smith's History of Broome County, New York (D. Mason & Co. Publishers, Syracuse, NY, 1885) says he died of wounds in 1864.


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. 242 - 324  [AotW citation 12480]

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