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Federal (USV)


August Becker

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Age, 23 years. Enlisted, 5/3/1861 at New York City to serve 2 years; mustered in as private Co. B promoted corporal July 11, 1861; sergeant, Sept. 18, 1862 wounded at Salem Church, mustered out June 1, 1863.


1   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, Issue 20, pp. 1 - 174  [AotW citation 5231]