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Federal (USV)


George L. Nickles

(c. 1838 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 23 years. Enlisted October 22, 1861 at Lisle to serve three years; mustered in as Private, Co. F, October 23, 1861.

The rest of the War

He was discharged May 28, 1863 at Washington, DC.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1, which lists him as Nicholis. See a post-battle letter he wrote home, conveniently transcribed online by Dave Maher.


c. 1838


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. 264 - 293  [AotW citation 12472]