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Federal (USV)


Joseph H. Arms

(1836 - 1914)
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Kekoskee, he enlisted in Company E, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 22 April 1861.

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

The remainder of the War:
He was wounded again, in action at Chancellorsville, VA (May 1863) and Beverly Ford (June 1863). Transferred to the Veteran Reserve Corps on 15 November 1863. He mustered out on 22 April 1864 at the expiration of his term of service.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth Date: 03/29/1836    
Death Date: 06/17/1914    Death Place: Greenwood, WI    Burial Place: Loyal City Cemetery, Loyal, 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. 419 - 421  [AotW citation 15232]

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