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Federal (USV)

Lieutenant

Nelson Bronson

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

He was in Company E, 8th Connecticut Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was discharged 17 January 1863.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1. Details from Ingersoll.

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. 143  [AotW citation 16644]