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Federal (USV)

Private

A. Avant

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 42nd New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company I, 42nd New York Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was wounded in the right arm in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1.

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 118  [AotW citation 16193]