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Federal (USV)

Private

John Johnston

(c. 1832 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 29 years. Enlisted July 31, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Private, Company H, same date, to serve two years.

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

The remainder of the War:
He died of wounds October 2, 1862 in hospital near Sharpsburg, MD.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1.


Death Date: 10/02/1862    Death Place: 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. 691 - 704  [AotW citation 12711]



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