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Federal (USV)

Private

John S. Treen

(c. 1839 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 2nd Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A bootmaker from Medway, he enlisted in Company E, 2nd Massachusetts Infantry at age 22 in May 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Quint1. Details from a sketch in Ephriam Orcutt Jameson's The History of Medway, Mass., 1713-1885 (1886).

Birth

c. 1839; Wallace River, NS, CANADA

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Quint, Alonzo Hall, The Record of the Second Massachusetts Infantry: 1861-1865, Boston: James P. Walker, 1867, pp. 352 - 364  [AotW citation 14446]