Ananias Brewster


BirthFeb. 14, 1847
DeathJan. 31, 1932
CemeteryEvergreen Home (Beatrice)
PostRawlins (Beatrice)
Unit15th New York Engineers, Company L

Artificer Ananias Brewster

Company L, 15th New York Engineers

Brewster was born on February 14, 1847. He enlisted and was mustered as a 17 year old private on August 29, 1864 at Annsville, New York. He was promoted to the position of artificer on February 1, 1865. Brewster served a little over 9 months before being discharged on June 13, 1865 at Fort Barry, Virginia.

He died on January 31, 1932 at the age of 84 years. He is buried in the Evergreen Home Cemetery in Beatrice (Gage County), Nebraska. Brewster was a member of the Rawlins Post (#35) of the Grand Army of the Republic in Beatrice.

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Note: Veteran bios were compiled and written by Dean Podoll.


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