site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Federal (USV)


George A. Childs

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maryland Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company D.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Wilmer1. Enlisted in Company D, 5th Maryland Infantry on 29 October 1861. Discharged (for disability?) 13 February 1863.


1   Wilmer, L. Allison, and J.H. Jarrett, George H. Vernon, State Commissioners, History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5, Baltimore: Press of Guggenheimer, Weil & Co., 1898, Vol. 1, pp. 194 - 196  [AotW citation 14300]