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Federal (USV)


Samuel Botsford

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 14th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company H, 14th Connecticut Infantry.

On the Campaign

He was listed as a deserter on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

The rest of the War

He had later service in Company I, 2nd Connecticut Heavy Artillery.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1. Details from Ingersoll.


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. 137  [AotW citation 16503]