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Federal (USV)

Private

William H. Alloway

(c. 1840 - ?)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 90th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 21, he enlisted and mustered as Private, Company E, 90th Pennsylvania Infantry on 17 September 1861 in Philadelphia.

On the Campaign

He was reported missing in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was "not accounted for" when his Company mustered out in 1865.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1. His service from the Card File.2. His name is also seen as Allway and Allivay.

Birth

c. 1840

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 114  [AotW citation 16124]

2   Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Adjutant-General, Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866, Published <2005, first accessed 01 July 2005, <http://www.digitalarchives.state.pa.us/archive.asp?view=ArchiveIndexes&ArchiveID=17>  [AotW citation 23425]