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Federal (USV)


Samuel Gaskins

(c. 1837 - 1891)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 24 year old farmer in Monroe County, he mustered as Sergeant, Company F, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He mustered out with his Company on 1 September 1864 in Indianapolis, IN.

References & notes

His service from Brown,1 who has him as Samuel Gascon, and the Historical Data Systems database.


c. 1837




1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 599  [AotW citation 18562]