Henry W. Parsons(? - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Ohio Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company H, 23rd Ohio Infantry on 31 May 1861.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was mortally wounded in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
He died of wounds 6 October 1862. He was reinterred from his original burial in Frederick, MD to the National Cemetery during or before 1867.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service data from the Roster2.
Death Date: 09/14/1862 Death Place: Frederick, 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 4021]
2 State of Ohio, Roster Commission, Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866, 12 Volumes, Akron: The Werner Company, 1893-95, Vol. 3, pg. 120 [AotW citation 8121]
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