(? - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 13th New York Infantry
He was in Company B.
On the Campaign
He was with his Company in Maryland but died, probably of disease, at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 4 November 1862.
After the War
He was initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown but was reinterred in the new Antietam National Cemetery in about 1867.
References & notes
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which has him as G.C. Merrill. Death details from an article in the Hagerstown Herald of Freedom & Torch Light of 12 November 1862, which lists him as Geo. O. Merril. He's not found in the State Roster for any regiment.
11/04/1862; Hagerstown, 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 3918]