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Federal (USV)

Private

William A. Sweet

(1842 - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

A carpenter from Canterbury, about 20 years old. He was in Company F.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Banks1.

Birth

1842

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Carey Cemetery, Canterbury, CT

Notes

1   Banks, John, Connecticut Antietam Death List, Connecticut: self-published, 2013  [AotW citation 12547]