(c. 1833 - ?)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 59th New York Infantry
He enlisted at age 28 on 28 October 1861in Redfield, and mustered in as Corporal, Company G, 59th New York Infantry on 5 November. He was promoted Sergeant on 20 July 1862.
On the Campaign
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
The rest of the War
He was again wounded in action on 13 December 1862 at Fredericksburg, VA. He was discharged for disability in August 1863 at Convalescent Camp, VA.
References & notes
Basic information from State of New York1, whicxh has his first name also as Gurdeon. Thanks to Devan Sommerville for scrubbing through the Report and extracting and transcribing the roster data for AotW.