Edward Bernard

Photo added by Joan wood

Edward Bernard

  • Birth 9 Oct 1830 Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Death 3 Feb 1898 Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
  • Plot Lot 1622/ sec. 65
  • Memorial ID 79693139

Edward Bernard was a veteran of the Civil War and was a captain in the 65th NY Infantry Co. I. He was wounded in the Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia. He suffered a shot to the leg. After his injury he was placed on a hospital ship which traveled up the James River. He was then transported to Philadelphia, Pa and from there he was moved by train to NYC, where near death, was treated for his severely infected gun shot wound. Although after 8 months the doctors were able to save his leg, he had an open wound and limp for the remainder of his life.


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  • Created by: Joan wood
  • Added: 1 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79693139
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edward Bernard (9 Oct 1830–3 Feb 1898), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79693139, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by Joan wood (contributor 47289530) .