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Federal (USV)

Private

William Hammond

(c. 1843 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 18, he enlisted on 15 May 1861 at Albany for two years and mustered as Private, Company H, 16th New York Infantry the same day.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Crampton's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1

Birth

c. 1843

Death

09/14/1862 Crampton's Gap, 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, For the Year 1899, Ser. No. 19, pg. 591  [AotW citation 22568]