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Federal (USV)


David J. Dearborn

(c. 1837 - ?)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

From Chester, he had served for three months in 1861 in Company B, 12th New York Militia. He reenlisted at age 24 in Company A, 5th New Hampshire Infantry on 17 November 1861. He was appointed Corporal, date not given. He was wounded at Fair Oaks, VA on 1 June 1862.

The rest of the War

He was discharged for disability on 21 September 1862 at Sharpsburg, MD.

After the War

He was living on Boylston Street in Boston in 1893.

References & notes

Basic information from Child, M.D.1.


c. 1837; Chester, NH


1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, Roster, pp. 36 - 63  [AotW citation 13388]