Henry W. KlassHome State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Theresa, he enlisted in Company E, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 1 May 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 in May 1863. He transferred to the Veterans Reserve Corps on 20 November 1863.
After the War:
He joined the Regimental Association in in about 1895, then living in Atwater, WI. His address was listed as Beaver Dam P.O at the 1905 enumeration of Veterans living in Wisconsin.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1.
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. 421 - 423 [AotW citation 15247]
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