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Lucius H. Decker - Civil War Service Record

From National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

Received May 13, 2003

 

Page description indicates information on top-left of each page.  Some pages contain multiple records or types of records.  For a transcription of the data see below.

 

Page 1:  Dear Patron (pdf, new window)
Page 2:  Card Numbers (pdf, new window)
Page 3:  Company Descriptive Book (pdf, new window)
Page 4:  Muster Roll Dec. 31, 1861 (pdf, new window)
Page 5:  Muster Roll May & June 1862 (pdf, new window)
Page 6:  Muster Roll June 30 to Oct. 31 1862 (pdf, new window)
Page 7:  Regimental Return Nov. 1862 (pdf, new window)
Page 8:  Special Muster Roll April 10, 1863 (pdf, new window)
Page 9: Casualty Sheet (pdf, new window)
Page 10:  Casualty Sheet, with remarks (pdf, new window)
Page 11:  Enclosures (pdf, new window)

Transcribed Data

Decker, Lucius H. (576), Co. G, 80 N.Y. Inf.

Sergt.; Sergt.

Card Numbers

1459987

1475740

1475851

1475946

1476042

1476145

1442941

1445798

1442952

1476240

1446259

1476339

1446487

1476416

1476479

1476558

1476623

1476738

1448230

1486710

1486780

14Decker, Lucius H. (576), Co. G, 80 N.Y. Inf.

Sergt.; Sergt.

Card Numbers

1459987

1475740

1475851

1475946

1476042

1476145

1442941

1445798

1442952

1476240

1446259

1476339

1446487

1476416

1476479

1476558

1476623

1476738

1448230

1486710

1486780

1477945

 

D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

5 Serg., Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. (S.M.) Infantry

Appears on:  Company Descriptive Book of the organization named above.

Description

Age 28 years; height 5 feet 9 inches

Complexion Light

Eyes Black; Hair Black

Where born:  Prattsville, N.Y.

Occupation:  Farmer

Enlistment:

When Sept. 17, 1861

Where Pine Hill

By Whom Lt. hoysradt; Term The War (y’rs)

Remarks Fredericksburg & Gettysburg

Killed at Gettysburg July 3d 1863

 

Signed:  Gibson (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sgt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Regimental Return for July, 1863

Date:  July 3, 1863

Place:  Gettysburg, Pa.

Remarks:  Killed in action

 

Signed: John W. Jones (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt. Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. (S.M.) Infantry

Appears on Company Descriptive Book (Register of Deaths) of the organization named above.

Died

When:  July 3, 1863

Where:  Gettysburgh, Penn.

Cause:  Killed

Signed:  Gibson (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

L. H. Decker

Sgt., Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For Jul & Aug, 1863

Remarks:  Killed at battle of Gettysburg, July 3, 63

Signed: J.A. Schwart (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

5th Sgt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For: dated Decr 31, 1861

Present or Absent:  Not Stated

Signed Wm. B. Stokes? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

5/Sergt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. (S.M.) Infantry

Age 28 years

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For: dated Octo. 31, 1861

Joined for duty and enrolled:

When: Sept. 17, 1861

Where: Pine Hill, N.Y.

Period: The War years

Mustered in:

When:  Sept. 19, 1861

Where:  Kingston, N.Y.

Present of Absent:  Not stated

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sgt., Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  Jany & Febry, 1862

Present or Absent:  Not stated

Signed:  Wm. B Stokes? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt, Co G, 80 Reg’t N.Y. Infantry

Appears on Co. Muster-out Roll, dated

Portsmouth , Va?, Jun 24, 1866

Remarks:  Killed at Gettysburg July 3, 1863.  Appointed Sergt, Oct. 1./61

Signed: E. B. Thompson (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For: May & June, 1862

Present or Absent:  Not Stated

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. S. M.

Appears on Detachment Muster Roll of the regiment named above.

For:  July & Aug, 1862

Station:  Rondout

Present or Absent: Present

Remarks:  Segt. Of Co G.

Signed leutes? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

L. H. Decker

Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Regimental Return

For: Aug, 1862

Present or Absent:  Absent

Remarks:  R.S.

Signed:  Posey? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. (S.M.) Infantry

Appears on Regimental Descriptive Book of the regiment named above.

Description

Age 28 years; height 5 feet 9 inches

Complexion:  Lt?

Eyes:  Blk; Hair: Blk

Where born:  Prattsville, N.Y.

Occupation:  Farmer

Enlistment

When:  Sep 17, 1861

Where:  Pine Hill

By whom:  Lt. Hoysradt; term War y’rs

Remarks:  Appointed Sergt Sep? 17, 1861

Fredericksburg Dec 12 & 15, 1862.  Killed at Gettysburgh July 1 1862

Signed Gammack? (Copyist)

D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Srgt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  June 30 to Oct 31, 1862

Remarks:  Detailed on recruiting since Aug. 19/62

Signed: Wm. B. Stokes (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  Nov & Dec 1862

Present or Absent:  Not stated

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sergt, Go G, 80 Reg’t N.Y. Inf

Appears on a Detachment Muster Roll

For:  Sept & Oct, 1862

Station:  Rondout

Present or Absent:  Present

Remarks:  Sergeant of G Co.

Signed leutes? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

Sgt. Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  March & April, 1862

Present or Absent:  Not Stated

Signed: Wm. B. Stokes (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

L. H. Decker

Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y State Militia

Appears on Regimental Return

For:  Nov. 1862

Present or Absent:  Absent

Remarks:  R.S. Kingston, N.Y. Aug. 19, 1862

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D 80 NY

Lucius H. Decker

5th Sergt, Go. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  Jany & Febry, 1863

Present of Absent:  not stated

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes (Copyist)

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D 80 N.Y.

L. H. Decker

Sgt. Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  March & April, 1863

Present or Absent:  Present

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes

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D 80 N.Y.

L. H. Decker

Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Regimental Return

For:  Oct, 1862

Present or Absent:  Absent

Remarks:  R. S. Kingston N.Y. Aug 14, 1862

Signed:  Posey? (Copyist)

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D 80 NY

L. H. Decker

Sgt, Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. (S. M.) Infantry

Appears on Special Muster Roll

For April 10, 1863

Present or Absent:  not stated

Signed:  Wm. B. Stokes

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D 80 NY

L. H. Decker

Sgt. Co. G, 20 Reg’t N.Y. State Militia

Appears on Company Muster Roll

For:  May & June, 1863

Present or Absent:  Present

Signed:  J. A. Stewart? (Copyist)

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Casualty Sheet

Name:  Lucius H. Decker

Rank:  Sergt  Company: G  Regiment:  80

Arm:  Infty  State:  N.Y.

Nature of Casualty:  Killed in Action

By Whom Certified:  Col Theo Blyates?, Comdg Mgt

Date of Discharge, Death, &c:  July 3, 1863

Place of Discharge, Death, &c:  Gettysburg, Pa.

From what source this information was obtained:  Annual Return of ngt? For 1863

J.M. Hanmon, Clerk

Sept 4, 78

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Casualty Sheet

Name:  L. H. Decker

Rank:  Sergt  Company G  Regiment:  20th

Arm:  Infantry  State:  New York

Nature of Casualty:  Death

Cause of Casualty:  Killed in Action

By Whom Certified?  Lieut G. B. Walks?

Date of Discharge, Death &c:  July 3, 1863

Places of Discharge, Death &c:  Gettysburgh Penn

From what source this information was obtained:

Probl? Regst Deceased Soldiers, 1863

Remarks:  Notes? - $34 ?

C. W Smith, Clerk

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Decker Lucius

Sergt, Co. G 80 Reg’t N.Y. Inf

2 Enclosures:

Other papers relating to:  Casualty Sheet:  2

 

 

January 21, 2011