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Federal (USV)

Private

John Byrd

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 22 years. Enlisted April 23,1861 at New York City; mustered in as Private, Company F, May 4, 1861, to serve two years. He was wounded in action April 19, 1862 [Camden, NC].

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.

Birth

c. 1839

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

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, Issue 18 (for the year 1899), pp. 630 - 645  [AotW citation 12656]