Pvt. Robert Leroy Burns
12th New York Infantry
Civil War Period
Back to 12th Regiment During the Civil War
Robert Leroy Burns:
Age, 20 years. Enlisted October 8th, 1861 at Long Island.
Mustered into Company D as a private October 17th, 1861 for a three-year term.
Died of disease May 26th, 1862 at Bedloe’s Island Hospital, New York City.
New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
October 29, 2014