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Federal (USV)

Private

Joseph P. White

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 25 year old tinsmith from Dedham, MA, he enlisted 4 August and mustered as Private, Company I, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 16 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wound at the Locust Spring Hospital, Sharpsburg on 19 September 1862.

References & notes

Basic information from Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.1

Birth

c. 1837

Death

09/19/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 700  [AotW citation 17713]