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Federal (USV)


David Beverly, Jr.

(c. 1834 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 97th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 27 years, he enlisted 26 October 1861 at Brocketts Bridge, and mustered in as Sergeant, Company D, 97th New York Infantry on 6 November 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Smoketown Hospital at Sharpsburg, MD, and his left leg was amputated. He was discharged for disability at Smoketown on 8 December 1862.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1. Service details from the Roster.


c. 1834


1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 131  [AotW citation 16416]