Biglin, Nicholas M

Rank: Private

Unit: B Co, 2d Cavalry

Reenlisted: October 27, 1862 in Alexandria, Virginia. He was 20. It was his second enlistment.

Born: 1840

Hometown: Blackbrook, New York

Occupation prior to enlistment: Mechanic

Campaign: Civil War

Died: 24 June 1864

Age at death: 23 to 24

Cause of death: Prisoner of war, died from diarrhea

Location of fatality: Andersonville, Georgia

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Place of interment: Andersonville National Cemetery in Andersonville National Historic Site, Georgia

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Notes: Original enlistment was April 22, 1861 into I Co, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry three months.  Reenlisted into May 22, 1861 into I Co, 2nd New Hampshire Infantry for 3 years.  Transferred to B Co,  2d Cavalry in October 1862.

He was captured 1 August 1863 at Brandy Station, Virginia.