Christian Schmidt(? - 1862)
Home State: New York
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 20th New York Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
Age, 19 years. Enlisted 5/3/1861 at New York City to serve 2 years; mustered in as Private in Company A.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was killed in action on 17 September 1862.
The remainder of the War:
Originally buried on the Antietam battlefield, reinterred in the National Cemetery.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from State of New York1.
Death Date: 09/17/1862 Death Place: Sharpsburg, MD Burial Place: Antietam National Cemetery, Sharpsburg, MD
1 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 20, pp. 1 - 174 [AotW citation 5339]
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