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Federal (USV)


Francis Kauth

(1843 - 1864)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 9th New York Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age 19 years. Enlisted on May 4, 1861 at New York City; mustered in as Private, Company H, same date, to serve two years.

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

The remainder of the War:
He mustered out with his company May 20, 1863.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1. J.H.E. Whitney in The Hawkins Zouaves: Ninth N.Y.V., Their Battles and Marches (1866) says "Frank Kauth of Company H" died on 5 May 1864. He was a fine artist known for lithography, in New York.

Birth State: NY    
Death Date: 05/05/1864    


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. 691 - 704  [AotW citation 12713]

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