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Federal (USV)


Jacob Clise

(c. 1845 - 1862)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

From Coe, he enlisted in Company C, Eighth Infantry on 16 August 1862, at St. Louis, for 3 years, age 17. Mustered on 16 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds received at Antietam.

References & notes

Death and burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service details from the State of Michigan2, which says he was killed in action at Antietam.


c. 1845


1862; burial in 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 3342]

2   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8, pg. 30  [AotW citation 11962]