Samuel M. Adams: Wounded and captured at Malvern Hill, Va. on July 1, 1862 Died of wounds received at Cold Harbor, Va. on June 3, 1864 Born in 1824 Former GAR Post 330 which was located in McDonald, Pa. was named in his honor. Additional : John M. Boyce (1841-1916) Melrose Cemetery, Bridgeville, Pa. Corporal / Company K / 1st. Pa. Cav. (44th Regiment) Mustered In : August 28, 1861 Mustered Out : February 4, 1865 Wounded at Mine Run, Va. on November 27,1863 Captured about 1 mile from White House Landing by a unit of Wade Hampton's Cavalry. Sent to Lynchburg Prison - Escaped but was recaptured Sent about 5 months at Libby, Belle Isle , Miller and Andersonville Prisons Was paroled at Andersonville by assuming the identity of a prisoner who had died (Code #40582) Thought you might be interested. John L. Kovach, Jr.
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