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Federal (USV)


H. R. Brenneman

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Pennsylvania Reserves

Before Antietam

He was in Company H, 8th Pennsylvania Reserves.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

Promoted to 2nd Lieutenant on 1 July 1863. Mustered out with his Company on 24 May 1864.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, with details from Bates.


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. 141  [AotW citation 16616]