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M.H. Todd

M.H. Todd

Federal (USV)

Lieutenant

Martellus Harmon Todd

(1838 - 1864)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 111th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service as 2nd Lieutenant, Company A, 111th Pennsylvania Infantry on 6 December 1861. He was promoted to First Lieutenant on 10 March 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was promoted to Captain on 16 January 1863, but was killed at Dallas, GA on 25 May 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. His picture from a photo in Boyle.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave, as is his memorial in Stockton, NY.

Birth

01/03/1838; Stockton, Chautauqua County, NY

Death

05/25/1864 Dallas, GA; burial in Marietta and Atlanta National Cemetery, Marietta, GA

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11006]

2   Boyle, John Richards, Soldiers True; the Story of the One Hundred and Eleventh Regiment Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteers ..., New York: The Regimental Association; Eaton & Mains, printer, 1903, pg. 213  [AotW citation 21684]