|Death: ||Aug. 5, 1864|
Civil War Union Army Officer.
He was mustered in as a Corporal in Company H, 48th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry on September 19, 1861.
He was promoted to 2nd Lieutenant on June 21, 1864 and was killed in action at Petersburg, Virginia on August 5, 1864.
In September 1861, twenty-year-old David B. Brown was mustered into Company H 48th PA Volunteers. The Pottsville baker served with distinction throughout the war and rose steadily through the ranks. On August 9, 1864, 2nd Lt. David B. Brown was killed by a Confederate sharpshooter near Petersburg, Virginia.
Created by: Bev
Record added: Jul 25, 2005
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