Milton FosterHome State: Texas
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 5th Texas Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company H.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 15 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Polley1. Polley has him as "Bud" Foster, and says WIA, SHarpsburg. Roster has: Recruited, Mar. 27, 1862 in Trinity County, Tex.: POW, Hagerstown, Md., Sept 15, 1862: Confined at Ft. Delaware: Exchanged, Nov. 10, 1862: Paroled, Appomattox (Apr.12, 1865).
1 Polley, Joseph Benjamin, Hood's Texas Brigade, New York: The Neale Publishing Company, 1910, pp. 340-342 [AotW citation 2555]
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