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PVT Nicholas Farrell

PVT Nicholas Farrell

Birth
Death 1898
Middletown, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Ohio Plot, Section F, Site #16
Memorial ID 61096698 · View Source
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Nicholas Farrell served as a Private in the 9th Battalion, Ohio Volunteer Infantry, during the Spanish-American War.

He died of disease in the fall of 1898 at Camp Meade, near Middletown, Pennsylvania.

He was buried in the Gettysburg National Cemetery on November 28, 1898.

He is one of only 5 African-American soldiers to be buried in the Civil War section of the cemetery.


Inscription


NICHOLAS FARRELL.
HOSP. CORPS. BATTALION 9.


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  • Created by: Karl Stelly
  • Added: 3 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61096698
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Nicholas Farrell (unknown–1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61096698, citing Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Karl Stelly (contributor 47103588) .