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Federal (USV)


Oscar Winslow Hewitt

(1840 - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Stonington, age 22. He was in Company G.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Banks1. His gravesite, with further detail, is online from Findagrave.


07/18/1840; North Stonington, CT


09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Elm Grove Cemetery, Mystic, CT


1   Banks, John, Connecticut Antietam Death List, Connecticut: self-published, 2013  [AotW citation 12549]