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Federal (USV)

Private

George C. Merrill

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B.

On the Campaign

He was with his Company in Maryland.

The rest of the War

He died at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 4 November 1862. He was initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which has him as G.C. Merrill. Death details from an article in the Hagerstown Herald of Freedom & Torch Light of 12 November 1862, which lists him as Geo. O. Merril. He's not found in the State Roster for any regiment.

Birth

Date not known

Death

11/04/1862 Hagerstown, 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 3918]