Col. Hiram Duryea
5th New York Infantry
Civil War Period
27 years old upon enlistment.
Enlisted on 4/25/1861 at New York City, NY as a
On 5/9/1861 he was commissioned into "E" Co. NY 5th Infantry
Promoted to Major on 8/17/1861.
Promoted to Lt. Col. on 9/10/1861.
Promoted to Col. on 9/17/1862.
Promoted to Brig. Gen. by Brevet on 3/13/1865
He Resigned on 11/12/1862
Died 5/5/1914 in Brooklyn, NY
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
March 27, 2006