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Federal (USV)


Alvin Gilman

(c. 1836 - ?)

Home State: New Hampshire

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th New Hampshire Infantry

Before Antietam

From Sandwich, he enlisted at age 25 in Company H, 5th New Hampshire Infantry on 3 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The rest of the War

He was discharged for disability on 13 February 1863 at Baltimore, MD.

After the War

By 1893 he was living in Wolfeborough.

References & notes

Basic information from Child1.


c. 1836; Sandwich, NH


1   Child, M.D., William, A History of the Fifth Regiment New Hampshire Volunteers, Bristol (NH): R.W. Musgrove, Printer, 1893, Roster, pp. 67 - 83  [AotW citation 13400]