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Federal (USV)

Private

Henry S. Conklin

(? - 1862)

Home State: New Jersey

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd New Jersey Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company E, 3rd New Jersey Infantry on 28 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was with his Company in Maryland.

The rest of the War

He died of disease at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 10 November 1862. He was initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown, but was reinterred at the new Antietam National Cemetery in 1866-67.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New Jersey1. Death details from an article in the Hagerstown Herald of Freedom & Torch Light of 19 November 1862. Some burial records have him in the 3rd New York Infantry, and he's buried in the New York Section of the Cemetery.

Birth

Date not known

Death

11/10/1862 Hagerstown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William S. Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, Vol. 1, pg. 166  [AotW citation 17663]