Pvt Thomas Likens

Pvt Thomas Likens

Birth
Media, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 20 Sep 1862 (aged 19)
Antietam, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Prospect Park, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 55584398 · View Source
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Thomas served as a Private, Company K, 1st Delaware Infantry during the Civil War.

He enlisted in the 1st Delaware on September 24, 1861 in Wilmington, Delaware for a 3 year term. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being 18 years old, 5' 6", light complexion, light hair, blue eyes, a farmer, and residing in Media, Pennsylvania.

Thomas "Died Of Wounds" received in the battle of Antietam that occurred on September 17, 1862 during the war.

Bio by: Russ Pickett

Special thanks to:
Chris Collins for submitting additional info for his record!

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Inscription

In memory of THOMAS LIKENS Son of Israel and Catharine Likens -- Died September 20, 1862 Aged 19 years 5 (7
?) months and 2 days He died in defence of the flag C o B Reg * for brother dear and later(?) your rest


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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 28 Jul 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 55584398
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Thomas Likens (15 Feb 1843–20 Sep 1862), Find a Grave Memorial no. 55584398, citing Prospect Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Prospect Park, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .