Image from Memoirs of the 149th Regiment by George K. Collins.

Thomas Merriam

Thomas Merriam


April 13, 1841 - May 1, 1904


Enlisted on September 9, 1862, at Syracuse, NY, as a 2nd Lieutenant, age 20.
On October 4, 1862, he was commissioned into Co. H, 149th NYSV.
He was mustered out on June 12, 1865, at Bladensburg, MD.
He was listed as wounded November 24, 1863, Lookout Mountain, TN.
Promotions: 1st Lieutenant June 24, 1863; Captain July 3, 1864.
Buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, NY, in Section 37, Lot 69.

from the Syracuse Daily Journal, May 2, 1904:

Thomas Merriam

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