Camp of the 153rd N. Y. Infantry,
Civil War

   

 


   

This picture above was submitted by David Perry. 

David's great grandfather, was Oliver H. Perry, who enlisted in Johnstown, N.Y. on August 28, 1862.  He was discharged on October 9, 1864.

Oliver later died in Alexandria Bay, NY on March 1, 1921.

Go to:  Oliver Perry's Pension Application

  

Oliver's brother, Samuel H. Perry, also enlisted in the 153rd on August 28, 1862, the same day, in Johnstown.

Samuel never saw the end of the war - he was killed in action at the Battle of Cedar Creek, W. VA and died October 19, 1864.  It is presumed Samuel is buried there.

 


Link to more information about 153rd Regiments:
153rd Regiment, Company G, New York State Civil War Site

 

   


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