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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

James H. Tuttle

(1838 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 24, from Jackson, MI, he enlisted 9 June 1862 in Jackson and mustered as Sergeant, Company K, 17th Michigan Infantry on 16 August.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

His body was returned home by his father on 8 October 1862.

References & notes

Service from the Record of Service.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

1838

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Mount Evergreen Cemetery, Jackson, MI

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. 105  [AotW citation 20213]