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T.W. Kemble

T.W. Kemble

Federal (USV)


Thomas W. Kemble

(c. 1824 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 83rd New York Infantry (9th Militia)

Before Antietam

Age 37, he enlisted in New York City and mustered as Private, Company F, 9th New York Militia (83rd New York Infantry) on 27 May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot to the thigh with compound fracture in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was admitted to a US Army hospital in Frederick, MD on 26 September and transferred to US Army General Hospital #1 in Frederick on 15 January 1863. He was discharged for wounds there on 25 (or 27) August 1863.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York.1 Wound and hospital details from the Patient List 2 as Thomas Kimble. His picture from a photograph kindly provided by Joseph Maghe from his collection.


c. 1824


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 30 (for 1901), pg. 617  [AotW citation 7403]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <>, Source page: patient #512  [AotW citation 21233]