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Federal (USV)


Jerome Gorton

(c. 1836 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 23rd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 25, he enlisted on 7 October 1861 in Elmira to serve 19 months and mustered as Private, Company D, 23rd New York Infantry the same day.

On the Campaign

He was listed as missing and assumed killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1


c. 1836


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, 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 1899, Ser. No. 20, pg. 470  [AotW citation 22636]