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Federal (USV)

Corporal

George F. Halbert

(? - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Lancaster, he enlisted in Company F, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 19 August 1861. He was promoted to Corporal.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds on 29 September 1862 in Middletown, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service details from the Roster2.

Death

09/29/1862 Middletown, 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 3585]

2   State of Wisconsin, Adjutant General's Office, and Chandler P. Chapman, Adj. Gen., Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Madison: Democrat Printing Co., State Printers, 1886, Vol. 1, pg. 559  [AotW citation 10519]