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Federal (USV)


George Sherwood

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 89th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 19 years, he enlisted at Greene to serve three years, and mustered in as Private, Company F, 89th New York Infantry on 29 November 1861.

On the Campaign

He died on 17 September 1862 at Sharpsburg, MD, probably killed in action.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.


c. 1842


09/17/1862; 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. 242 - 324  [AotW citation 12483]