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Federal (USV)

Private

John B. Bender

Home State: Maryland

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 3rd Maryland Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company B, 3rd Maryland Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was wounded by gunshot to the left knee in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at a hospital in Frederick, MD.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1.

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 129  [AotW citation 16375]