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New York in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Surg. Gustav Suhfras (1831 - 1881)
    Gustave Suhfras served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company D, 58th New York Infantry Regiment on 18 Jan 1862. Mustered out on 04 Feb 1863 at Washington, DC. He was t...
  • Maj. Henry Francis Brownson (1835 - 1913)
    Henry Francis Brownson was born at Canton, Mass., August 7 1835. His father was the celebrated Orestes A Brownson, who was baptized by the founder of Holy Cross College, Bishop Fenwick. Wishing to beco...
  • Stephen Shaw (1843 - 1892)
    Stephen served in Company E of the NY Heavy Artillery. He was the brother of Oren Shaw who is buried in section III. A man of quiet nature, he was working at the W.H.Cornell livery stable in the Villag...
  • Pvt. (USA), John Post (1831 - 1899)
    Co. A, 11th Regiment NY USA Pvt. Enlisted on 4-20-1861, mustered out on June 2, 1862
  • General (USA), Thomas Jones Thorp (1837 - 1915)
    Brevet Brigadier General of U.S. Volunteers in the Civil War who served as commander of the 1st New York Dragoons. Gen. Thorp was originally buried at Crystal Lake Cemetery in Corvallis, Oregon. Follow...

This project is used to relate all units from New York who served in the Union Army.