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Federal (USV)

Private

Frank Chaffee

(? - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 11th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Sterling, CT, he enlisted on 18 October 1861 and mustered as Private, Company G, 11th Connecticut Infantry on 12 November 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Casualty from Nelson1. Service information from Ingersoll.2

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

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. 158  [AotW citation 17301]

2   Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pg. 487  [AotW citation 20503]