(c. 1843 - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Age 18, he enlisted and mustered into service as Private, Company G, 96th Pennsylvania Infantry on 30 September 1861.
On the Campaign
At Antietam on 17 September 1862:
While lying in position, a round shot struck in Company G, killing Private Frank Treon and wounding Private McCoy Sargent.
References & notes
09/17/1862; Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871 [AotW citation 11909]
2 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17> [AotW citation 23664]