The following information was sent to us by the Great Grandson of Joseph Simpson.
Not only was Joseph in the 5th Delaware,
but he also joined the "34th New York Independent Battery Light Artillery
(Roemer's Battery) and participated in several major battles including
Petersburg, Cedar Mountain, Sulphur Springs, Manassas, Fredericksburg,
Vicksburg, Jacksonville and Knoxville."
Joseph mustered out in 1865 at the end of the Civil War".
The 34th NY Ind. Battery LA Battle Flag.
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