John W AndrewsHome State: Delaware
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 1st Delaware Infantry
see his Battle Report
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From History of Delaware
THE FIRST TROOP OF DELAWARE DRAGOONS was formed in 1844 with the following officers: Captain, Richard H. Bayard; First Lieutenant, John W. Andrews; Second Lieutenant, Richard B. Gilpin; Surgeon, James W. Thomson, M.D.; Assistant Surgeon, J.T. Cardeza, M.D. This was an excellent military organization. John W. Andrews became captain in 1845.