William A. Sweet(1842 - 1862)
Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 8th Connecticut Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
A carpenter from Canterbury, about 20 years old. He was in Company F.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Banks1.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Carey Cemetery, Canterbury, CT
1 Banks, John, Connecticut Antietam Death List, Connecticut: self-published, 2013 [AotW citation 12547]
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