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Federal (USV)


Myron Annis

(c. 1842 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Artillery

Unit: 1st New York Light Artillery, Battery L

Before Antietam

Age 19, he enlisted in Rochester on 7 October 1861 and mustered as Private, Company (Battery) L, First New York Light Artillery on 25 October.

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 24 September 1862.

After the War

He was reinterred from his original burial on the Antietam battlefield to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History.1 His service from the Adjutant General.2


c. 1842


09/24/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD


1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3163]

2   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  [AotW citation 25859]