Adam Blackhead(? - 1862)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 28th Pennsylvania Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted as Private, Company L of the 28th Pennsylvania Infantry on 20 July 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service data from Bates2.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869 [AotW citation 3225]
2 US War Department, The War of the Rebellion: a Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (OR), 128 vols., Washington DC: US Government Printing Office, 1880-1901, Vol. 1, pg. 475 [AotW citation 7959]
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