27th New York Independent Battery
Corp. Horace G. Hopkins
18 years old upon enlistment.
Enlisted on 9/30/1862 at Buffalo, NY as a Private.
On 12/17/1862 he mustered into
NY 27th Light Artillery
Promoted to Corp. 12/30/1862
He was promoted to 2nd Lt. and transferred to NY 2nd Art. 7/7/1864
he was commissioned into "K" Co. NY 2nd Heavy Artillery
He was discharged for disability on 1/18/1865
Horace Hopkins in uniform.
Photograph donated by Maggie Critchfield
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
March 3, 2009