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Federal (USV)


Philip Grodwant

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 19 years. Enlisted September 13, 1861, at Windsor, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. G, October 16, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of his wounds on 21 September 1862 at hospital, Sharpsburg, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1, which also lists him as Gerdivant, Grodisont, Groidirout and Groodivout.


c. 1842


9/21/1862; 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, for the Year 1901 (Issue 31), pp. 230 -   [AotW citation 12454]