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Federal (USV)


Alexander Bushries

(c. 1818 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 44, from Jackson, MI, he enlisted on 12 August 1862 in Grand Lake and mustered as Private, Company G, 17th Michigan Infantry on 18 August.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service from Record of Service.1


c. 1818


09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD


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. 16  [AotW citation 20201]