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Federal (USV)

Private

James H. Fauver

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 49th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 18, from Milesburg, he enlisted in Company A, 49th Pennsylvania Infantry on 19 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He died of disease of 16 November 1862 in Hagerstown, MD.

After the War

He was reinterred from his original burial in Hagerstown, MD to the National Cemetery in about 1867.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History,1 as James H. Tourer. His service from the History.2

Death

11/16/1862; Hagerstown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 4268]

2   Westbrook, Robert S., History of the 49th Pennsylvania Volunteers, Altoona: Altoona Times Printer, 1898, pg. 10  [AotW citation 23080]

2   Westbrook, Robert S., History of the 49th Pennsylvania Volunteers, Altoona: Altoona Times Printer, 1898, pg. 10  [AotW citation 23081]