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Federal (USV)

Corporal

William D. Warriner

(1826 - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 11th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Windsor, CT, he enlisted on 1 November 1861 and mustered as Private, Company B, 11th Connecticut Infantry on 14 November 1861. He was promoted to Corporal on 28 May 1862.

On the Campaign

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

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 14 (or 5 or 15) October 1862 at home in Windsor at age 36.

References & notes

Service information from Ingersoll.1 Details from Edwin Warriner's The Warriner Family of New England Origin (1899). His gravesite is on Findagrave. He married Elizabeth Belknap (1826-?) on Christmas Day 1848.

Birth

05/06/1826; Springfield, MA

Death

10/14/1862 East Windsor, CT; burial in Melrose Cemetery, East Windsor, CT

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. 469  [AotW citation 20555]