site logo
[no picture yet]

[no picture yet]

Federal (USV)

Sergeant

Edward C. Chadbourne

(c. 1838 - 1862)

Home State: Maine

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 5th Maine Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 23, from Saco, he mustered as Private, Company C, 5th Maine Infantry on 24 June 1861. He was promoted to 4th Sergeant on 26 August 1862 and appointed First Sergeant in June 1862.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Crampton's Gap on South Mountain, MD on 14 September 1862.

References & notes

Service from the Adjutant General.1 His gravesite is on Findagrave.

Birth

c. 1838

Death

09/14/1862 Crampton's Gap, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, 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. 109  [AotW citation 20796]