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Federal (USV)

Private

David H. Link

(? - 1862)

Home State: Wisconsin

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 7th Wisconsin Infantry

Before Antietam

From Washburn, he enlisted in Company C, 7th Wisconsin Infantry on 15 August 1861.

The rest of the War

Died of disease at Smoketown, MD. He was reinterred from burial at Smoketown to the new National Cemetery during or before 1867.

References & notes

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

Death

10/28/1862 Smoketown, 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 3802]

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. 549  [AotW citation 10503]