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Federal (USV)

Private

George W. Boner

(1820 - 1863)

Home State: Indiana

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 14th Indiana Infantry

Before Antietam

From Martin County, IN, he mustered as Private, Company C, 14th Indiana Infantry on 7 June 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded by gunshot to his knee joint in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was treated at three US Army hospitals in Frederick, MD, but died there of wounds on 11 May 1863.

References & notes

Service information from the Adjutant General.1 Wound and hospital details from the Patient List.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

1820 in KY

Death

05/11/1863 Frederick, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   State of Indiana, Adjutant General's Office, and William H.H. Terrell, Adjutant General, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, 8 volumes, Indianapolis: (various) State Printers, 1865-1869, Vol. 4, pg. 277  [AotW citation 20603]

2   National Museum of Civil War Medicine, and Terry Reimer, Frederick Patient List, Published 2018, first accessed 17 September 2018, <http://www.civilwarmed.org/explore/primary-sources/databases/frederickpatient/>, Source page: patient #142  [AotW citation 20604]