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William Ennever
- Sergeant
“William Ennever, serving as Commissary Sergeant with the 158th New York. He was badly wounded in the explosion at Bachelors Creek and died two days later in the hospital in New Bern. Age 19. Admitted May 26th, 1864. Died May 28th, 1864.
He was buried in the Ellis Family Tomb. Cedar Grove Cemetery. No record that he was moved.
The original New York Herald article reporting this event, among others, and the details of his funeral. The column is called: “News From North Carolina. Additional Details of the Calamity at Bachelor’s Creek. Complete list of casualties.”
he lived in Philadelphia before his enlistment and his “Nativity” was England.”
William Ennever was a druggist from Philadelphia. He died at Foster General Hospital in New Berne. According to the U.S. Registry of Death of Volunteers, the attending physician who certified his death was G.A Cowgill, Surgeon, U.S.Vol.
Contact Name: Gilbert Skip Riddle
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Date Added: 2/21/2014

Company B
John Connis
- Private
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Contact Name: David Glassman
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Date Added: 3/28/2010

Company E
Phillip Amann
- Private
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Contact Name: Stuart Turnbull
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Date Added: 3/1/2012

Company E
James H Elmendorf
- Private
He was captured by Confederate Army on October 19, 1864 at the Battle of Cedar Creek, Virginia.

He died of disease, January 22, 1865, while a Prisoner of War in Salisbury Prison, North Carolina
Contact Name: Arlene Siefert
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Date Added: 11/24/2008

Company E
Fredrick Steiner
- Private

If anyone can find phots of this regiment please send them to me.

Honor our forefathers and ancestors by not allowing their memories to fade away.
Contact Name: Jim Stiner
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Date Added: 4/12/2006

Company H
James Dunn
- Private
This is my 4th Great Grandfather
Contact Name: Zachary Burnett
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Date Added: 5/31/2016

Company I
Adrian Bogart
- Corporal
Just lookin for infoon the history of my Great Great grand dads regiment.
Contact Name: John
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Date Added: 7/22/2007

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