Samuel Carpenter

Samuel Carpenter

Birth
Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Death 10 Jul 1863 (aged 22)
Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA
Plot B 88
Memorial ID 48886285 · View Source
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Soldier in the 147th Reg NY State Volunteer Infantry. Wounded July 1st and died of his wounds 9 days later.


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Front:
147th REG. NYSV
SAMUEL
SON OF
GEO. & NANCY CARPENTER
was wounded at
the Battle of Gettysburg, Pa.
July 10, 1863
AE. 22 years , 3 mo's
& 23 days
verse (unreadable)

Back:
From that fatal field returning
We have lain him down to rest;
But the patriot's fire is burning
Brightly in each loyal breast.

And we think while tears are falling
Thickly o'er that hallowed sod;
We have yielded up our brother
To our Country and our God.


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  • Created by: emersunrose
  • Added: 27 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48886285
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Carpenter (17 Mar 1841–10 Jul 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48886285, citing Woodlawn Cemetery, Sandy Creek, Oswego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by emersunrose (contributor 47205123) .