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Federal (USV)


Charles Klotz

(? - 1869)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 155th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He was appointed Captain, Company G, 155th Pennsylvania Infantry on its organization in August 1862.

On the Campaign

Tended baggage and knapsacks of members of the Regiment who crossed the Potomac at Shepherdstown on 19 September. Ordered Lt. Meeker to take the Company across.

The rest of the War

He resigned on 10 January 1863.

After the War

Returned to his home in Clarion County, PA and practiced medicine.

References & notes

Basic information from Porter1. In September 1878 his widow Margaret E. Klotz re-married, to oilman Michael Edic Hess.




1   Porter, John T. , Financial Secretary, and Charles F. McKenna, compiler & editor, Under the Maltese Cross, Antietam to Appomattox, the Loyal Uprising in Western Pennsylvania, 1861-1865: Campaigns of the 155th Pennsylvania Regiment, Pittsburgh: 155th Regimental Association, 1910, pp. 68 - 76  [AotW citation 13571]