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Federal (USV)


Porter Austin

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 122nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company H.

The rest of the War

Reinterred from burial in Hagerstown, MD

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Nelson2 has him as Jesse Austin.


10/19/1862 Hagerstown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3172]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 118  [AotW citation 16180]