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Federal (USV)


John Glass

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 26, he enlisted as Sergeant, Company C, 20th New York Infantry on 3 May 1861 in New York City.

On the Campaign

He was in Maryland with his Company but died of disease at a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 23 (or 28) October 1862. He was initially buried in a plot near the Alms House in Hagerstown.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Death details from an article in the Hagerstown Herald of Freedom & Torch Light of 12 November 1862.


10/23/1862; Hagerstown, 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 5264]