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Federal (USV)


Josiah Lafayette Goodrich

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20, he enlisted in Deposit, NY on 5 October 1861 and mustered as Private, Company D, 27th New York Infantry on 15 October.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Crampton's Gap on South Mountain on 14 September 1862 and buried nearby.

References & notes

His service from the Adjutant General.1 His memorial is on Findagrave.


c. 1841; Tompkins, NY


09/14/1862; Crampton's Gap, 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. 21, pg. 196  [AotW citation 25862]