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Federal (USV)

Private

Justus John Clark

(1843 - 1890)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 106th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted as Private in Company K, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 2 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the left arm and side in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Hoffman Farm Hospital, Sharpsburg. He was discharged, date not given.

After the War

By 1883 he was living in Canton, Bradford County, PA and receiving a pension of $18 per month for "paralysis left arm".

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson.1. Service from Bates.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave. He married Harriet S. Andrus in 1864, and his discharge is among the Andrus Family papers at the Library of Congress.

Birth

1843

Death

1890; burial in East Canton Cemetery, Canton, PA

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 163  [AotW citation 17496]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 17497]