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Federal (USV)

Private

Calvin A. Pickell

(c. 1844 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 17th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 18, from Leoni, MI, he enlisted 4 August 1862 in Leoni and mustered as Private, Company G, 17th Michigan Infantry on 18 August.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He was treated at the Big Springs field hospital near Sharpsburg, but died there of wounds on 28 October 1862.

References & notes

Service from the Record of Service.1

Birth

c. 1844

Death

10/28/1862 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. 83  [AotW citation 20224]