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Federal (USV)

Corporal

Frederick Clark

(1839 - 1920)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted as Corporal in Company F, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 25 November 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot, losing his right eye, in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Smoketown Hospital, near Sharpsburg, and discharged, date unknown, for wounds.

After the War

He was a farmer.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates.1 Casualty details from Nelson.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave, along with his death certificate. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing Bates' information in his excellent database.

Birth

07/22/1839 in PA

Death

05/13/1920 Erie, PA; burial in North East Cemetery, North East, PA

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 10942]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 162  [AotW citation 17464]