Daniel Whisler(1840 - 1862)
Home State: Ohio
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 23rd Ohio Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He enlisted in Company G, 23rd Ohio Infantry on 7 June 1861 at age 20.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on South Mountain on 14 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Reinterred from burial on South Mountain
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from the Antietam Cemetery History1. Service data from the Roster2.
|Birth Date: 09/20/1840 |
Death Date: 09/14/1862 Death Place: South Mountain, 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 4345]
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 [AotW citation 9282]
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