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H. W. Brown
H. W. Brown

Federal (USA)

Colonel

Henry W Brown

Home State: New Jersey
Command Billet: Commanding Regiment
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd New Jersey Infantry

see his Battle Report

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
Company A, 3rd NJ Infantry was commanded by Captain Henry W. Brown, who briefly served in that capacity from May 23, to May 31 1861. Colonel Taylor was the regiment's commander until May 9, 1862. and was then succeeded by Lt. Colonel Henry W. Brown. He was promoted Colonel May 15, 1862 when Taylor was made Brigadier General.

The remainder of the War:
He mustered out of the Regiment as a 3-year man, June 23, 1864.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Source: NJ State Library, civil war records database.




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