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Capt John S. Downs

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Capt John S. Downs

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Death 17 Sep 1862 (aged 32–33)
Virginia, USA
Burial Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 8670974 View Source
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Civil War Union Army Officer. He served during the Civil War as Captain and commander of Company B, 4th New York Volunteer Infantry. He was killed at the Battle of Antietam during his regiment's participation in the Union assault on the Sunken Road. His name is inscribed on the 4th New York Infantry Monument that stands in the Antietam National Cemetery, and on the New York State Monument in the Antietam National Battlefield.


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  • Created by: Beverly
  • Added: 23 Apr 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 8670974
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/8670974/john-s.-downs : accessed ), memorial page for Capt John S. Downs (1829–17 Sep 1862), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8670974, citing Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Beverly (contributor 46596403) .