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A. O. Bachman
A. O. Bachman

Federal (USA)

Lieutenant Colonel

Alois O Bachman

(? - 1862)
Home State: Indiana
Command Billet: Regiment Lt Colonel
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 19th Indiana Infantry


In the Antietam Campaign:
Relieved Col Meredith in command of the 19th Indiana Infantry, part of the famous 4th 'Black Hat' Brigade of the 1st Division, I Corps. The Brigade was the spearhead of the initial I Corps attack down the Hagerstown Pike against the Confederate Left early on the 17th. He was mortally wounded leading a charge the morning of the 17th.

Death Date: 9/1862    Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD    Burial Place: Springdale Cemetery, Madison, Jefferson County, IN

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