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Federal (USV)


Augustus Warren Dresser

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 23 year old shoemaker in Haverhill, MA, he enlisted 1 August and mustered as Private, Company G, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 17 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 10 October 1862 at the Camden Street Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He was originally buried in Baltimore and later reinterred in Haverhill.

References & notes

Service information from Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1839


10/10/1862; Baltimore, MD; burial in Hilldale Cemetery, Haverhill, MA


1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 685  [AotW citation 20468]