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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

George Henry

(1833 - 1862)

Home State: Massachusetts

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 35th Massachusetts Infantry

Before Antietam

A 29 year old merchant in Randolph, MA, he enlisted 21 July and mustered as First Sergeant, Company E, 35th Massachusetts Infantry on 19 August 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 3 November 1862 in Washington, DC.

References & notes

Service information from Soldiers, Sailors and Marines.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

1833

Death

11/03/1862 Washington, DC; burial in Central Cemetery, Randolph, MA

Notes

1   Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 3, pg. 673  [AotW citation 20476]