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Federal (USV)


Frank Powell

(c. 1839 - ?)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 9th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 22 years. Enlisted April 23, 1861 at New York City and mustered in as First Sergeant, Company C on May 4. He was promoted to Second Lieutenant, Company I on March 15, 1862.

On the Campaign

In his after-action report, Colonel Kimball said "Lieutenants Bartholomew, Burdett, McKechnie, Klingsoehr and Powell, all performed their duty in the most gallant manner, and to my entire satisfaction."

The rest of the War

He mustered as First Lieutenant, Company C on November 1, 1862 and mustered out with the company May 20, 1863.

References & notes

Service data from State of New York1.


c. 1839


1   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 18 (for the year 1899), pg. 738  [AotW citation 12621]