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Federal (USV)


John Hyland

(? - 1862)

Home State: Delaware

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Delaware Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company H, 2nd Delaware Infantry on 12 August 1861 in Wilmington.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 14 October 1862 at the US Army General Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Delaware1.


10/14/1862; Philadelphia, PA


1   State of Delaware, Adjutant General's Office, Civil War Military records for Delaware Units, Published 1861-, first accessed 31 January 2015, <>, Source page: Muster Out Roll, 2nd Delaware Infantry   [AotW citation 14638]