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Federal (USA)


James Abraham

Home State: West Virginia

Command Billet: Commanding Detachment

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: Gilmore's Company, West Virginia Cavalry

Before Antietam

He was commissioned First Lieutenant, Company L, Second West Virginia Cavalry on 16 October 18611.

The rest of the War

He mustered out of service at expiration of the term of service of the Regiment - still at the rank of 1st Lieutenant - on 30 June 18651.


1   Lang, Theodore F., Loyal West Virginia from 1861 to 1865, Baltimore: Deutsch Publishing, 1895, pg. 179  [AotW citation 960]