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Federal (USV)

Private

John Lee

(c. 1836 - 1862)

Home State: Maine

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 10th Maine Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 25, from Lewiston, he enlisted in Company K, 10th Maine Infantry, and mustered as Private on 4 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in the groin and neck in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 9 October 1862 in Washington, DC.

References & notes

Early War service from the Maine Adjutant General1. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1836

Death

10/09/1862 Washington, DC; burial in US Soldiers' and Airmen's Home National Cemetery, Washington, DC

Notes

1   State of Maine, Adjutant General's Office, and John L. Hodsdon, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Year ending December 31, 1862, Augusta: Stevens and Sayward, Printers to the State, 1863, pg. 292  [AotW citation 17393]