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Federal (USV)


Wesley Gould

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 45th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service in Company F on 1 October 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Wounded at South Mountain on September 14, and Antietam on September 17, 1862 - promoted to Sergeant - prisoner from September 30, 1864, to March 25, 1865 - discharged by Special Order on May 29, 1865 - commissioned 2d Lieutenant on June 12, 1865 - mustered out with C.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing Bates' information in his excellent database.


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11489]