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Federal (USV)

Private

Henry Rising

(? - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 11th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From Wethersfield, CT, he enlisted on 12 November 1861 and mustered as Private, Company D, 11th Connecticut Infantry on 12 November 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

References & notes

Burial from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service information from Ingersoll.2

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, 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 4095]

2   Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pg. 476  [AotW citation 20525]