Died: From wounds, January 14, 1865, at General Hospital, Hilton Head, SC.
Wounded: December 29, 1864, at Deveauxâ€™s Neck, SC.
Enlisted: August 20, 1862.
Mustered In: September 8, 1862.
Promotions: 1st Sergeant, October 15, 1863.
Wife: Elizabeth DeGroot
Widow Pension Application Date: July 6, 1865.
Georgeâ€™s Obituary from the Brooklyn Eagle April 5, 1865.
Â DeGROOT-At Hilton Head, S.C. on the 13th day of January last, of wounds received in battle, near Charleston, First Sergeant GEORGE GORDON DeGROOT, 127th Regiment, N.Y.S.V., aged 23 years.
Â The friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend his funeral Friday afternoon, April 7, at 2 oâ€™clock from the residence of his parents, 147 Lafayette avenue, Brooklyn.
Report of the Adjutant General New York
127th New York Volunteers By Franklin McGrath