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Federal (USV)

Corporal

Bolivar T. Bilgar

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Pennsylvania Reserves

Before Antietam

He was in Company C, 5th Pennsylvania Reserves.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, who has him in the 1st Pennsylvania Reserves. His name is seen as Bilger and Bilgar in the records.

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. 132  [AotW citation 16431]