John Betzhold(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 52nd New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was age 20 when he enlisted in Company B, 52nd NY Infantry in New York City on 31 August 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Died of wounds on 27 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the Report and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.
Death Date: 09/27/1862
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, Issue 25 (for 1900) [AotW citation 7749]
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