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Federal (USV)

Private

Chronce Dufford

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 137th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

From Butler County, he enlisted as Private, Company D, 137th Pennsylvania Infantry on 23 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He died of disease in a hospital in Hagerstown, MD on 18 October 1862.

The rest of the War

He was reinterred from his original burial in Hagerstown to the National Cemetery in about 1867.

References & notes

Burial information from the Antietam Cemetery History.1 His service from Bates.2

Death

10/17/1862 Hagerstown, MD; burial in Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

1   Antietam National Cemetery, Board of Trustees, History of Antietam National Cemetery, Baltimore: John W. Woods, Steam Printer, 1869  [AotW citation 3449]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871  [AotW citation 25062]