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Federal (USV)


Gustav Walter

(? - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 52nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was age 22 on enlistment in Company F, 52nd NY Infantry in September 1861. Promoted Corporal in January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Died of disease in hospital 25 November 1862 at Harpers Ferry, VA.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New York1. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the Report and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.


11/25/1862; Harpers Ferry, VA


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 25 (for 1900)  [AotW citation 7748]