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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Alexander C. Webster

(? - 1864)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Harris, he enlisted in Company E, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 24 June 1861. Promoted to Corporal and Sergeant.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Captured in action at Haymarket, VA, and died of disease while a prisoner at Andersonville, GA on 7 May 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1.

Death

05/07/1864 Andersonville, GA

Notes

1   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pp. 554 - 557  [AotW citation 10591]