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Federal (USV)


Reinhold Beyer

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 24 years, he enlisted 3 May 1861 at New York City to serve 2 years, and mustered in as Private Company E, 20th New York Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam, and died the same day.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1.


c. 1837


09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD


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 5235]