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Federal (USV)


Jacob Burlew

(c. 1837 - ?)

Home State: New Jersey

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th New Jersey Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted at age 21 in Company D, 13th New Jersey Infantry on 4 August 1862 and mustered as Private.

On the Campaign

He was in action with his Company at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

After the battle, he was sent to a hospital in Washington, DC, sick. He transferred to the Invalid Corps (Veteran Reserve Corps) on 1 September 1863. He was discharged 14 July 1865.

References & notes

Basic information from the D Society1.


c. 1837; Rahway, NJ


1   D Society, Veterans, Co. D 13th NJ Infantry, Historical Sketch of Co. D, 13th Regiment, N.J. Vols., Newark (NJ): D.H. Gildersleeve & Co., 1875, pg. 61  [AotW citation 17207]