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Federal (USV)


Samuel Penner

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 64th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

He was 24 when he enlisted in Company K in October 1861. He was wounded in action at Fair Oaks, VA on 1 June 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of disease 26 December 1862 at Frederick, MD.

References & notes

Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1, which has him as Prinner and in Company H. Service information from State of New York2.


c. 1837


12/26/1862 Frederick, MD; 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 4049]

2   State of New York, Adjutant-General, Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York [year]: Registers of the [units], 43 Volumes, Albany: James B. Lyon, State Printer, 1893-1905, Issue 27 (for 1900), pg. 344  [AotW citation 7706]