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Federal (USV)

Private

John A. Henshaw

(c. 1840 - 1862)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 27th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

A 21 year old farmer in Martin County, he mustered as Private, Company D, 27th Indiana Infantry on 12 September 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

His service from Brown1 and the Historical Data Systems database.

Birth

c. 1840

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

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 18512]