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Federal (USV)

Private

Georg Schwarzenholzer

(c. 1841 - 1862)

Home State: New York

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 20th New York Infantry

Before Antietam

Age 20, he enlisted on 3 May 1861 in New York City for two years and mustered in as Private, Company B, 20th New York Infantry the same day.

On the Campaign

He was mortally wounded in action on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He died of wounds, probably at a field hospital near the battlefield, on 19 September 1862.

References & notes

Service information from State of New York.1

Birth

c. 1841

Death

09/19/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

Notes

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 5342]