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Federal (USV)

Private

Jeremiah Logan

(c. 1833 - ?)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 19th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 29 year old laborer from Lexington, he enlisted 19 March 1862 in Company B, 19th Massachusetts Infantry.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Hoffman Farm hospital at Sharpsburg, then moved to the Carver General Hospital, Washington, DC, where he was discharged for disability on 29 December 1862. He enlisted again, on 7 March 1864 in Company F, 28th Massachusetts Infantry. He transferred to Company A, and was wounded yet again, on 10 May 1864 at the Po River, VA. He was discharged for wounds in Washington, DC on 17 March 1865.

References & notes

Service information from Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines1 with Antietam casualty detail from Nelson.2

Birth

c. 1833

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. 2, pg. 425; Vol. 3, pg. 235  [AotW citation 17745]

2   Nelson, John H., As Grain Falls Before the Reaper, Hagerstown: John H. Nelson, 2004, pg. 291  [AotW citation 17746]