New York volunteer Infantry
Peter Theroux Letters
Donated by Lorraine Martin
Residence was not listed; 39 years old.
Enlisted on 8/21/1862 at Plattsburg, NY as a Private.
On 8/30/1862 he mustered into "H" Co. NY 118th Infantry
He died of disease on 9/14/1863 at Gloucester Point, VA
(Ded of Typhoid Pneumonia.)
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- New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
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