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Federal (USV)


Daniel Hare

(1834 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 26, he enlisted in Plattsburg and mustered as Private, Company C, 16th New York Infantry on 23 September 1861.

On the Campaign

He was on the Campaign with his Company, but died of disease at the Regimental hospital near Bakersville, MD on 12 October 1862.

After the War

He was reinterred in the new National Cemetery about 1867.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service from the Adjutant General.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave. His brothers John G. and Ira W., and cousin Sidney L. Hare (killed at Crampton's Gap) also served in Company C.




10/12/1862; Bakersville, 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 3602]

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, For the year 1899, Ser. No. 19, pg. 592  [AotW citation 20833]