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Federal (USV)


William Geer

(c. 1840 - ?)

Home State: Delaware

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Delaware Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted at age 21 in Company A, First Delaware Infantry on 19 August 1861 at Wilmington.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was discharged on 13 December 1862 by reason of wounds.

References & notes

Basic information from State of Delaware1.


c. 1840


1   State of Delaware, Adjutant General's Office, Civil War Military records for Delaware Units, Published 1861-, first accessed 31 January 2015, <>, Source page: Muster Out Roll, First Delaware Infantry  [AotW citation 13696]