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Federal (USV)

Private

George W. Phelps

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: Maine

Branch of Service: Cavalry

Unit: 1st Maine Cavalry

Before Antietam

Age 24, from Portland, he mustered as Private in Company F, 1st Maine Cavalry on 19 October 1861.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action in Maryland on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 22 September 1862, place not given.

References & notes

Service from the Adjutant General.1

Birth

c. 1837

Death

09/22/1862 in MD

Notes

1   State of Maine, Adjutant General's Office, and John L. Hodsdon, AG, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine for the Year ending December 31, 1862, Augusta: Stevens and Sayward, Printers to the State, 1863, pg. 478  [AotW citation 20784]