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Federal (USV)


John Brown

(c. 1835 - ?)

Home State: Delaware

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 1st Delaware Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted in Company E, 1st Delaware Infantry on 16 September 1861 at Georgetown, DE at age 26.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He mustered out at the end of his term of service on 30 September 1864.

References & notes

Casualty information from Nelson1, with service details from the Muster-out Roll.


c. 1835


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. 144  [AotW citation 16920]