William Luther Brisbin(1840 - 1912)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Jefferson, he enlisted in Company C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 22 April 1861. He was appointed Corporal, then Sergeant (dates not given).
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The remainder of the War:
He was again wounded, in action at Chancellorsville, VA in May 1863. He mustered out with his Company on 18 July 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1. The State Roster has him as William Brisbane. His gravesite is on Findagrave. Other details from family genealogists online.
|Birth Date: 05/18/1840 Birth State: NY |
Death Date: 03/03/1912 Death Place: Green County, WI Burial Place: Mount Vernon Cemetery, Juda, WI
1 Bryant, Edwin Eustace, History of the Third Regiment of Wisconsin Veteran Volunteer Infantry 1861-1865, Madison: Arthur H Clark Co. for the Veteran Association of the Regiment, 1891, pp. 412 - 413 [AotW citation 15184]
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