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Federal (USV)


Thomas Pearson

(1839 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 22 years, he enlisted 3 May 1861 at New York City, and mustered in as Private, Company H on 4 May 1861 to serve two years.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The remainder of the War:
He died of his wounds on 11 October 1862, age 23 years, 7 months, 5 days.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Service data from the NY Adjutant General1. Further details from gravestone photographs kindly supplied by Frank Pastore.

Birth Date: 03/06/1839    
Death Date: 10/11/1862    Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD    Burial Place: Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY

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