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J. Wilson

J. Wilson

Federal (USAV)


John Wilson

(? - 1864)

Home State: New York

Command Billet: Commanding Regiment

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 43rd New York Infantry

The rest of the War

He was killed in action while Colonel of the Regiment at the Wilderness on 5 May 1864.

More on the Web

The photograph above and information about his death are from the New York State Military Museum.1




1   State of New York, and Division of Military & Naval Affairs, New York State Military Museum, Published c. 2000, first accessed 01 January 2002, <>, Source page: /historic/reghist/civil/infantry/43rdInf/43rdInfPersonWilson  [AotW citation 681]