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Federal (USV)


George Hopkins Humphreys

(1835 - 1898)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Medical

Unit: 9th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 26 years. Enrolled May 4, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Surgeon.

On the Campaign

He treated wounded soldiers on the field at Antietam on 17 September 1862 and in Frederick, MD after the battle.

The rest of the War

He mustered out with the regiment May 20, 1863.

References & notes

Service data from State of New York1. His presence on the Campaign from Graham2. Further details from his gravesite on Findagrave.




04/1898; burial in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY


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, Issue 18 (for the year 1899), pg. 690  [AotW citation 12605]

2   Graham, Matthew John, The Ninth Regiment, New York Volunteers (Hawkins' Zouaves), New York: E.P. Coby & Company, Printers, 1900, pg. 300  [AotW citation 12606]