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Federal (USV)

Private

Christopher C. Blake

Home State: Unknown

Branch of Service: Sharpshooters

Unit: 2nd United States Sharpshooters

Before Antietam

He was in Company G, 2nd United States Sharpshooters.

On the Campaign

He was wounded on the top of his head 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: The Federal Hospital Sites and Identified Federal Casualties at Antietam, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 133  [AotW citation 16449]