SERGEANT HENRY M. PROWITT JR.

November ?, 1840 (New York) – June 21, 1862; 21 years old
Enlisted October 1, 1861
Mustered in November 19, 1961
Unit: 12th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Company E

Born to Henry M. Sr. (1813-1900) and Sarah J. Youngs Prowitt (1812-1897). Siblings were Sarah (1849-1950) and George G. (1851-1872).  

Died June 21, 1862 of remittent fever at Camp Parapet near New Orleans, Louisiana.


Buried in Norwalk Union Cemetery, Union Avenue, Norwalk, CT; Avenue F


END

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

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