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Federal (USV)


James B. Ingham

(1826 - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 50th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

A 34 year old teacher in Monroeton, he enrolled in Bradford County on 10 August 1861, and mustered as Captain, Company K, 50th Pennsylvania Infantry on 9 September in Harrisburg.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service information from Bates1 and the Card File.2 Thanks to Joyce Tyce for listing of burials in Park Cemetery, on her Bradford County Cemetery Records site. His gravesite is on Findagrave.




09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Park Cemetery, Canton, PA


1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11534]

2   Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <>  [AotW citation 23090]