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Federal (USV)


George H. Hall

(c. 1840 - )
Home State: Wisconsin
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 3rd Wisconsin Infantry


Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Platteville, he enlisted in Company F, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 5 May 1861.

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

The remainder of the War:
He was discharged 20 December 1862 to enlist in the Regular US Army. He enlisted 20 November 1862 at Ft. Hamilton, NY in Battery G, 5th US Artillery, listed as a farmer, age 22. He reenlisted at the end of his service term on 29 June 1864.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1 with details from the Registers2. Some Federal data has him as George W. Hall.


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. 425 - 427  [AotW citation 15269]

2   US Army, Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914, Washington, DC: National Archives, 1956, Vol. 142, pg. 625  [AotW citation 15275]

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