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40th New Jersey Infantry      
Company B
Peter Van Zandt Shann - Private   
he died in 1926, he was hit by a car while leaving church on a Sunday.
Contact Name:  Karen
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Date Added:  2/4/2008
Company C
Gustavus Gunther - Private   
My great great Grandfather from middlesex county new jsersey
Contact Name:  Ali Gunther-Pavlica
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Date Added:  7/26/2009
Company C
thomas Robinson - Private   
died 30 June 1898 and is interred in Oakland Cemetery, Yonkers, NY
Contact Name:  John Graham
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Date Added:  6/1/2007
Company D
Joseph Taylor - Private   
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Contact Name:  Nancy Olsten
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Date Added:  6/18/2006
Company D
Cornelius B. Wilson - Private   
Cornelius was born in Ireland in 1834. By 1860, he was living in New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., NJ. He enlisted in the 28th NJ Volunteers, a 9-month regiment, on 26 August 1862. He was killed at the Battle of Fredericksburg, 13 Dec. 1862. His regiment was in the first wave in the attack on Marye's Heights. He left a widow and three children, all under age 5, including my great-grandmother.
Contact Name:  Paul C. Christian
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Date Added:  6/9/2006
Company G
Jacob Cooper Dilks - 3rd Corporal   
Enlisted in the 28th New Jersey Volunteer Infantry Regiment on 01 September 1862 for a period of 9 months. Mustered in 22 September 1862. Promoted to corporal 18 November 1862. The 28th New Jersey fought at Fredericksburg as part of the 'Gibraltar' Brigade along with the 24th NJ, the 4th OH, the 8th OH, the 14th IN, and the 7th WV under Brigadier General Nathan Kimball. Mustered out 06 July 1863.
Contact Name:  Mr. Mason A. Dilkes
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Date Added:  6/6/2007
Company G
William Kates - Sergeant   
William Kates was my gg-grandfather.
Contact Name:  Susan Gray Croyle
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Date Added:  5/22/2015
Company G
Enoch B. Souder - Private   
Reported MIA at battle of Chancellorsville VA 3 May 1863
Presumed dead.
Contact Name:  Fred J. Mason
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Date Added:  9/30/2006
Company I
Josiah Pateman - Unknown   
Josiah Pateman, seventy-eight years old, died at the residence of his son, David Pateman, 503 State street, last night. He is survived by two sisters and one brother and three daughters and one son. He was a veteran of the civil war, having been a member of Company I, 28th New Jersey Volunteers, at that time. The funeral will be held from his late residence, 503 State street, tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. J. L. Lancaster, rector of St. Peters Episcopal church, will officiate. Interment will follow in Alpine Cemetery.

Perth Amboy evening news., February 25, 1907, LAST EDITION, Page 2, Perth Amboy, N.J.
Contact Name:  Skip Riddle
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Date Added:  2/23/2018
Company K
Timothy S. Thorn - Corporal   
Timothy, younger brother of William Thorn, Jr. was mustered into Co. K, 28th NJ Infantry along with his brother. Like his brother, he survived the war.
Contact Name:  Harvey A. Thorn, Jr.
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Date Added:  6/16/2006
Company K
William Thorn, Jr. - Sergeant   
My Great-Grandfather was born in South Amboy, NJ in 1835. He was mustered into the 28th NJ, a 9-month Volunteer Infantry Regiment, in September, 1862, and mustered out in June of 1863. He died in Elizabeth, NJ in 1897.
Contact Name:  Harvey A. Thorn, Jr.
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Date Added:  6/16/2006
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