Veteran Biographies F – J
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FULLER, HENRY VAN AERNAM: Age 20 years. Enlisted September 10, 1861, at Little Valley, as a private in Co. F, 64th New York; promoted to orderly sergeant; commissioned second lieutenant December 10, 1861; promoted to first lieutenant, July 23, 1862, for bravery at the Battle of Fair Oaks, Va.; promoted captain for gallant and meritorious service, December 30, 1862; killed in action July 2, 1863, at Gettysburg, Pa. His remains were returned home and buried in Little Valley’s Rural Cemetery. Brevetted colonel by State of New York, 1865. History of Cattaraugus County, New York (1879).