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Federal (USV)


Josiah B. Belknap

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 13th Pennsylvania Reserves (1st Rifles)

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company I, 13th Pennsylvania Reserves on 30 May 1861 for three years.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He transferred to the 190th Pennsylvania Infantry on 31 May 1864.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, who has him in the 1st Pennsylvania Reserves. Service information from Bates.


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. 129  [AotW citation 16366]