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Cpt. Thomas W. Cartwright
Company G
5th New York Infantry
Civil War

Capt. Thomas W. Cartwright Capt. Thomas W. Cartwright-back view
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Thomas W. Cartwright
Residence was not listed; 19 years old.
Enlisted on 4/25/1861 at New York City, NY as a Private.
On 5/9/1861 he mustered into "G" Co. NY 5th Infantry
He died of wounds on 12/26/1862 at Washington, DC
(Died at Ebbitt House.)
He was listed as:
* Wounded 6/10/1861 Big Bethel, VA
* Wounded 6/27/1862 Gaines' Mill, VA
Promotions:
* Corpl 6/14/1861
* Sergt 8/15/1861 (Estimated day)
* 1st Sergt 10/5/1861
* 2nd Lieut 11/5/1861
* 1st Lieut 2/8/1862
* Capt 9/1/1862 (As of Co. D)
Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
* 9/1/1862 from company G to company D
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
(c) Historical Data Systems, Inc. @ www.civilwardata.com

 

 

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