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Federal (USV)

Private

George W. Bancroft

Home State: Minnesota

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Minnesota Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company L, 1st Minnesota Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at a US General Hospital in Frederick, MD.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, who has him as George W. Barnes. Details from Barden & Jorgenson.

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 123  [AotW citation 16277]