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Federal (USV)


John Johnston

(c. 1832 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 29 years. Enlisted July 31, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Private, Company H, same date, to serve two years.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds October 2, 1862 in hospital near Sharpsburg, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.


c. 1832


10/02/1862; 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, Issue 18 (for the year 1899), pp. 691 - 704  [AotW citation 12711]