US Civil War Veteran
LIEUT. COL. PHILIP J. PARISEN, 57th Regiment NY. Killed in action at the Battle of ANTIETAM near Sharpsburg, Maryland on September 17, 1862 while leading his men on a forth charge with the colors in hand.
A store owner living in South Amboy, NJ at the time of war, he was married to Mary B. Riddell.
Bio by: Mary