Frank E. Stoughton(1834 - 1866)
Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 14th Connecticut Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company D, 14th Connecticut Infantry on 15 July 1862. He was appointed First Sergeant.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was in action with his regiment at the Sunken Road on 17 September at Antietam.
The remainder of the War:
He was commissioned 2nd Lieutenant, Company H, on 3 June 1863. He was wounded in action 3 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA. He was promoted to First Lieutenant, Company G on 10 June 1864, and to Captain of that Company on 29 July. He was discharged for disability on 1 January 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Page1, with details from Goddard2. Further information is from his gravesite on Findagrave, source also of his picture, posted by Diane DeMarco, of unknown provenance.
|Birth Date: 01/10/1834 Place of Birth: South Windsor, CT |
Death Date: 01/01/1866 Burial Place: New Wapping Cemetery, South Windsor, CT.
1 Page, Charles D., History of the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Vol. Infantry, Meriden (CT): The Horton Printing Co., 1906, pp. 417, 455, 468 [AotW citation 15313]
2 Goddard, Henry Perkins, Memorial of Deceased Officers of the Fourteenth Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers, Hartford: Case, Lockwood & Brainard, 1872, pp. 32 - 33 [AotW citation 15314]
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