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James D. Visscher
Birth: Mar. 23, 1829
Albany
Albany County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 12, 1864, USA

Civil War Union Army Officer. He enlisted in September 1862 in Company G, 43rd New York Volunteer Infantry, and was commissioned Captain and commander of the company as a result of his experience in the New York State Militia. Promoted to Colonel and commander of the regiment on May 12, 1864, after the Battle of the Wilderness, he was killed in General Jubal Early’s Confederate attack on Fort Stevens, one of the defenses surrounding Washington, DC, in July 1864. (bio by: Mark Bodnar) 
 
Note: Father: John V.S. Visscher, Sr. Mother: Eleanor Visscher. Brother: Sgt. John V.S. Visscher, Jr(44th NY, 146th NY)
 
Burial:
Albany Rural Cemetery
Menands
Albany County
New York, USA
Plot: Section 76, Lot 87
 
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Originally Created by: Mark Bodnar
Record added: Jun 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7521903
James D. Visscher
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James D. Visscher
Added by: Mark Bodnar
 
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- Darlene T.
 Added: Jul. 12, 2014
On the 150th of your gallant efforts, we salute you sir. Your efforts were not in vain, nor forgotten.
- Thomas Fonner
 Added: Jul. 12, 2014

- DENA ANN
 Added: Mar. 23, 2014
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