Michael Chrissman(c. 1841 - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 20 years. Enlisted April 23, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Private, Company E, May 4, 1861, to serve two years; promoted Corporal, date not stated.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in the ankle in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He died of wounds October 9, 1862 at Locust Spring Hospital, Md.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1 which also has him as Griesman.
Death Date: 10/09/1862 Death Place: Keedysville, MD
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), pp. 630 - 645 [AotW citation 12659]
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