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Federal (USV)

Private

Francis M. Douglas

(c. 1839 - 1922)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 22 year old farmer in Bedford, he mustered as Private, Company D, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at a hospital in Philadelphia, PA and discharged for wounds on 16 February 1863 at the Convalescent Camp, Alexandria, VA.

After the War

He was a resident of the National Soldiers' Home in Los Angeles at the time of his death in 1922.

References & notes

His service from Brown1 and the Historical Data Systems database. His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1839

Death

04/23/1922 Los Angeles, CA; burial in Los Angeles National Cemetery, Los Angeles, CA

Notes

1   Brown, Edmund Randolph, The Twenty-Seventh Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion, Monticello, IN: E.R. Brown, 1899, pg. 587  [AotW citation 18510]