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Federal (USV)


Edwin G. Main

Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Connecticut Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Brooklyn, CT, he was First Lieutenant, Company F.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in the hip in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The remainder of the War:
He died 17 November 1862 at the Crystal Spring Hospital in Keedysville, MD.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Banks1.

Death Date: 11/17/1862    Death Place: Keedysville, MD    Burial Place: South Cemetery, Brooklyn, CT


1   Banks, John, Connecticut Antietam Death List, Connecticut: self-published, 2013  [AotW citation 12544]

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