Frederick M EdgellHome State: New Hampshire
Command Billet: Battery Commander
Branch of Service: Artillery
Unit: New Hampshire Light Artillery, First Battery
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Orford, NH, he enlisted as 1st Lieutenant (age 32) on 16 August 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
In command of First Battery, New Hampshire Light Artillery, part of the 1st Division of I Corps' Artillery. He had assumed command after 2nd Bull Run (29 Aug), where Capt Gerrish was wounded and captured.
The remainder of the War:
He was later Captain of the battery.
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