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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Henry C. Tait

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

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Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Menasha, he enlisted in Company G, 3rd Wisconsin Infantry on 20 April 1861. He was appointed Sergeant, date not given.

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

The remainder of the War:
He died of wounds 30 September 1862 at Sharpsburg.

References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Bryant1.


Death Date: 09/30/1862    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. 431 - 434  [AotW citation 15300]



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