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Federal (USV)


Oliver P. Hovencamp

(c. 1829 - 1894)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 32 years. Enlisted September 26, 1861, at Odessa, to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. A, October 4, 1861.

The rest of the War

He was discharged for disability October 20, 1862 at Pleasant Valley, MD.

After the War

He was living in Pine City, Chemung County, NY at the 1890 Federal Census.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1, who lists him as Havencamp or Hovenkamp. Details from his gravesite on Findagrave.


c. 1829


1/04/1894; burial in Bechtol Cemetery, Tioga County, PA


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 12457]