Pierre Teller(c. 1826 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 88th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was 35 years old when he enlisted at New York City to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company K, 88th New York Infantry on 8 November 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The remainder of the War:
He died of his wounds on 9 November 1862 in a hospital in Frederick, MD.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which listed him as Pierre Teller. Service details from the NY AG2.
Death Date: 11/09/1862 Death Place: Frederick, MD Burial Place: 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 4265]
2 State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 31 (for the year 1902) [AotW citation 10710]
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