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Federal (USV)

Private

George W. Chaplain

(1835 - ?)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

From Lapeer County. Enlisted in company G, Seventh Infantry, Aug. 6, 1861, at Lapeer, for 3 years, age 26.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

Wounded in action at Gettysburg, Pa., July 2, 1863. Discharged at expiration of term of service at Petersburg, Va., Aug. 22, 1864.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Michigan1.

Birth

1835

Notes

1   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 7, pp. 11 - 24  [AotW citation 12033]