Edwin A. SnowHome State: Massachusetts
Branch of Service: Sharpshooters
Unit: Massachusetts Sharpshooters, First Company
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was a 22 year old clerk living in Boston when he enlisted as Private on 2 September 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was captured in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He was paroled on 6 October 1862, and sent to Alexandria, Virginia in November, but there is no later record.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Commonwealth of Massachusetts1.
1 Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Adjutant General, Massachusetts Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines in the Civil War, 8 Vols, Norwood (MA): Norwood Press, 1931-35, Vol. 2, pp. 212 -213 [AotW citation 2721]
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