New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center - Unit History Project
     Unit History Project  
  Home
  About the Museum
  Contact Us
  Articles
  Armories & Arsenals
  Events
  Education
  Flags
  Forts
  Heraldry
  Links
  Pictures
  Press
  Research
  Unit History Project
    Conflict:
   - Revolution
   - Civil
   - Spanish American
   - Mex. Border, 1916
   - WWI
   - WWII
   - Korean
  Veteran's Oral History
  Search
   
  DMNA Homepage
  NYARNG
  NYANG
  NYG
  NY Naval Militia
  Friends

Brig. Gen. Felix Prince Salm
Field & Staff
8th New York Infantry
Civil War

Felix Prince Salm Felix Prince Salm-back view
Front view Back view

Felix Salm-Salm
Residence was not listed; 33 years old.
Enlisted on 10/27/1862 at Albany, NY as a Colonel.
On 10/31/1862 he was commissioned into Field & Staff NY 8th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 4/23/1863 at Brooks' Station, VA
On 6/8/1864 he was commissioned into Field & Staff NY 68th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 11/30/1865 at Fort Pulaski, GA
Promotions:
* Colonel 6/8/1864 (As of 68th NY Inf)
* Brig-General 4/13/1865 by Brevet
Other Information:
born 12/25/1828 in Anholt, Westphalia, Prussia
died 8/18/1870 in Metz, Alsace, France
(Prince Felix Salm-Salm. Killed in Franco-Prussian war)
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- New York: Report of the Adjutant-General
- Dyer: A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion
- Heitman: Register of United States Army 1789-1903
- Brevet Brigadier Generals in Blue

 

New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military History
Last modified: September 16, 2014
URL: http://www.dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/infantry/8thInf/8thInfPersonSalm.htm

Valid HTML 4.01!

 
Home | Contact Us | Language Access