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Federal (USV)


John S. Stacy

(c. 1817 - 1862)

Home State: Maine

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: 1st Maine Cavalry

Before Antietam

A 44 year old joiner in Bath, he mustered as Corporal in Company K, 1st Maine Cavalry on 2 November 1861.

On the Campaign

He was listed on the Company morning report for 1 November 1862 as present and was counted as fit for duty, but he died of disease in Frederick, MD on 8 November 1862.

After the War

He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick to the National Cemetery in about 1867.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service from the Adjutant General2 and Tobie.3 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1817; York, ME


11/08/1862; Frederick, 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 4215]

2   State of Maine, Adjutant General's Office, and John L. Hodsdon, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Year ending December 31, 1862, Augusta: Stevens and Sayward, Printers to the State, 1863, pp. 490, 493  [AotW citation 20782]

3   Tobie, Edward Parsons, History of the First Maine Cavalry, 1861-1865, Boston: Press of Emery & Hughes, 1887, pg. 615  [AotW citation 25442]