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Pvt William Cooper

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Pvt William Cooper

Birth
Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, USA
Death 25 Oct 1864 (aged 22–23)
Sandy Hook, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 40582619 View Source
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Pvt. D Co. 2nd US Cav.

Enlisted at age of 21 on 25 Oct 1862 at Alexandria, VA by Capt Starr; re-enlisted as veteran on 25 Mar 1864 at Camp Mitchell, VA; died GSW 24 Oct 1864 at Sandy Hook MD. (US Army Reg of Enlistments, Deaths in Regular Army).

*COOPER, William; 2nd enlistment: October 25, 1862, Alexandria, Virginia, by Capt. Starr; born: Jersey City, New Jersey; age: 21 yrs; occupation: laborer; grey eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’5”; Company D, 2d Cavalry; discharged: March 26, 1864, Mitchell’s Station, Virginia, by re-enlistment, General Order No. 25, Adjutant General’s Office of 1864; rank: private; [balance of enlistment, transferred from Company [illegible], 5th New Jersey Volunteers].

*COOPER, William; 3rd enlistment: March 26, 1864, camp near Mitchell’s Station, Virginia, by Capt. Rodenbough; born: Jersey City, New Jersey; age: 23 yrs; occupation: soldier; grey eyes, brown hair, light complexion, 5’5”; Company D, 2d Cavalry; died October 24, 1864, Sandy Hook, Maryland, of gunshot wound; rank: private.

*Contributor: David Gettman (48274079)


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3510/Wm. Cooper/U.S.A.

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  • Maintained by: KenR Jr.
  • Originally Created by: BIRDMAN
  • Added: 12 Aug 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 40582619
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/40582619/william-cooper : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt William Cooper (1841–25 Oct 1864), Find a Grave Memorial ID 40582619, citing Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by KenR Jr. (contributor 49966516) .