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L.P. Paine

L.P. Paine

Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Lewis P. Paine

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 24 year old farmer from Edinburg, he mustered as Sergeant, Company C, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was serving as Color Sergeant when he was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at the Smoketown Hospital near Sharpsburg on 25 October 1862.

References & notes

His service from Brown,1 source of his picture, and the Historical Data Systems database, who have him as Lewis D. Payne. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1837; Montgomery County, OH

Death

10/25/1862 Smoketown, MD; burial in Rest Haven Cemetery, Edinburgh, IN

Notes

1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pp. 193, 579  [AotW citation 18430]