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Federal (USV)


John R. Armor

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company K, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 27 December 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died in Sharpsburg on 18 September of wounds. Buried in National Cemetery, Antietam, Md., sec. 26, lot B. grave, 168.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which lists him as John R. Armer. Service data from Bates2.


09/18/1862; 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 3167]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 10713]