Updated: 2 May 2015  

Joseph Duffee, Private, Company K, 9th Michigan Infantry
October 28, 1861, Fort Duffield Memorial Cemetery
West Point, Kentucky

Home: Livingston County, Michigan.  Enlisted at Handy, Michigan, for 3 years, age 24.  Mustered Oct. 15, 1861.  "He died on the boat about the time the regiment arrived at West Point."  He is listed as James Duffee and Joseph Duffie on nps.gov.
Cause of Death: Meningitis.