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Federal (USV)


Henry Nieser

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: 1st New York Cavalry

Before Antietam

Age 24, he enlisted on 1 August 1861 in New York City and and mustered as Private, Company A, First New York Cavalry.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded while on picket near Frederick, MD in September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds at a hospital in Frederick on 13 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from the NY Adjutant General.1


c. 1837


09/13/1862; Frederick, MD


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, For the Year 1893, Vol. II, pg. 209  [AotW citation 22349]