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Federal (USV)

Private

Edwin B. Ashley

(1844 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 18, from Parma, MI, he enlisted on 18 July 1862 in Jackson and mustered as Private, Company K, 17th Michigan Infantry on 16 August.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service from Record of Service.1

Birth

1844

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 17, pg. 6  [AotW citation 20199]