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Federal (USV)

Lieutenant

Edward Blake, Jr.

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company K, 35th Massachusetts Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was shot through the left elbow, into the left knee in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1.

Notes

1   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 134  [AotW citation 16454]