Roswell Clark, Jr.(c. 1837 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 97th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was 24 years old when he enlisted on 4 October 1861 at Little Falls as Corporal, Company I, 97th New York Infantry. He was probably promoted Sergeant, date unknown.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded at Antietam on 17 September 1862 and died later the same day.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Service information from State of New York1. His brother Irving was at Antietam, though unhurt, a Lieutenant in the 34th New York Infantry.
|Birth State: NY |
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD
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 32 (for the year 1902), pg. 781 [AotW citation 8372]
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