site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Federal (USV)

Private

George A. Chambers

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 90th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He mustered into service in Company E, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry on 26 January 1862.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the foot and captured in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Bates1. Casualty detail from Nelson.2

Notes

1   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 11893]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 159  [AotW citation 17283]