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Federal (USV)

Private

Seymour J. Sheffield

(? - 1862)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Monroe, he enlisted in Company C, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 4 May 1861.

In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862at Anteitam.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1. He's called Lemuel Sheffield in a notice in the Monroe Sentinel of 1 October 1862.


Death Date: 09/17/1862    Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD    



Notes

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. 415 - 419  [AotW citation 15207]



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