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Federal (USV)

Private

William H. Houghton

(? - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 11th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Woodstock, CT, he enlisted on 6 November 1861 and mustered as Private, Company H, 11th Connecticut Infantry on 14 November 1861. He transferred to Company K on 26 December 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Service information from Ingersoll.1

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pg. 491  [AotW citation 20516]