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D. Myers
D. Myers

Federal (USV)

Captain

David Myers

(c. 1832 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 84th New York Infantry/14th Brooklyn

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was commissioned First Lieutenant, Company C of the 84th NY Infantry on 23 May 1861 in Brooklyn, NY, age 29.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The remainder of the War:
Died of wounds 25 September 1862.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the AG's report, and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW. The picture here from a faded photograph in the collection of the New York Military Museum available online through the New York Heritage portal.


Death Date: 09/25/1862    



Notes

1   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  [AotW citation 6295]



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