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Federal (USV)

Private

James P. Lyndon

(? - 1862)

Home State: New Jersey

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd New Jersey Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company C, 2nd New Jersey Infantry on 27 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which lists him as James P. Linden. Details from the State AG2.

Death

09/14/1862 Burkittsville, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3799]

2   State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William S. Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, Vol. 1, pg. 116  [AotW citation 14522]