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Federal (USV)

Corporal

William Hurst

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 50th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service in Company G in September 1861. Promoted to Corporal.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Buried in National Cemetery, section 26, lot, A, grave, 5.

References & notes

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

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11533]