(c. 1843 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 59th New York Infantry
He enlisted at age 18 in New York City, and mustered in as Private, Company K, 59th New York Infantry on 18 October 1S61. He transferred to Company 0 in November or December 1861.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He deserted later in Spetember 1862.
References & notes
Basic information from State of New York1, which also lists him as Bottger. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the Report and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.