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Federal (USV)


John Mather

(1840 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 33rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 21 years. Enlisted, May 9, 1861, at Geneseo, to serve two years; mustered in as private, Co. E, May 22, 1861; promoted corporal, December 1, 1861

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Discharged for disability, January 15, 1863, at Washington, D. C.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing the NY regimental information in his excellent database.




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 10759]