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Federal (USV)


Henry W. VanDerburg

(c. 1840 - 1900)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 89th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 21 years. Enlisted August 24, 1861 at Binghamton to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. B, September 9, 1861; promoted Corporal, no date.

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 Vanderburgh.Details from his gravesite on Findagrave, which has his birth year as 1847 (making him 14 years old at enlistment).

Burial Place: Spring Forest Cemetery, Binghamton, 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. 324 -   [AotW citation 12491]

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