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Federal (USV)

Private

Austin Morrison

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 28th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 10, he enlisted in Mt. Pleasant on 21 June 1861 and mustered into service as a Private in Company H, 28th Pennsylvania Infantry on 28 June in Philadelphia. He transferred to Company B on 12 July 1761.

On the Campaign

He died of heart disease on 2 November 1862 at Hagerstown, MD.

References & notes

Service information from Bates1 and the Card File.2

Birth

c. 1842

Death

11/02/1862 Hagerstown, MD

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. 1, pp. 443 - 444  [AotW citation 8053]

2   Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17>  [AotW citation 23132]