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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

Before Antietam

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

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died of wounds 25 September 1862.

References & 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.

Birth

c. 1832

Death

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]