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Federal (USV)


George Nugent

(c. 1841 - ?)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 20 year old farmer from Daviess County, he mustered as Private into Company B, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was admitted to a hospital in Frederick, MD on 14 September 1862 for a gunshot wound.

The rest of the War

He was transferred to a hospital in Baltimore on 23 September. No further record.

References & notes

His service from Brown,1 who says he "disappeared; suspected of desertion", and the Historical Data Systems database, which says he was hospitalized in Washington DC on 14 September 1862. His wound and hospital details from the Patient List.2


c. 1841


1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 575  [AotW citation 18417]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #3.232  [AotW citation 18418]