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 Albert Washington Brewer

Albert Washington Brewer

Birth
Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 5 Sep 1864 (aged 17)
Andersonville, Cherokee County, Georgia, USA
Burial Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 101992861 · View Source
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According to U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Albert W. Brewer, aged 19 (he lied about his age to enlist), of Worcester, Massachusetts, and a machinist by trade, enlisted as a Private on January 9, 1863. He enlisted in Company G, Massachusetts 2nd Heavy Artillery Regiment on December 7, 1863. He was captured at Plymouth, North Carolina on April 20, 1864. He was imprisoned at Andersonville, and died there on September 5, 1864 (this is according to his headstone, however, the records state he died on November 1, 1864.) He was mustered out at Andersonville, Georgia on November 7, 1864.


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died in Andersonville Prison
Aged 17 yrs


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  • Created by: Marlana Giglio Ambridge
  • Added: 10 Dec 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101992861
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Washington Brewer (17 Feb 1847–5 Sep 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101992861, citing Pine Hill Cemetery, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Marlana Giglio Ambridge (contributor 47193354) .