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Federal (USV)

Corporal

Edgar A. Tenant

(1837 - 1915)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Grand Rapids, he enlisted in Company G, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 18 August 1861. Promoted to Corporal.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Promoted to Sergeant (date?).

References & notes

Basic information from State of Wisconsin1. Life dates thanks to the research of Don Strube.

Birth

1837 in NY

Death

09/03/1915 Pasadena, CA; burial in Mountain View Cemetery, Altadena, CA

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. 563 - 564  [AotW citation 10624]