William TrainerHome State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 48th Pennsylvania Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
He was in Company E.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in action on 17 September 1862.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Gould1. Had an arm "torn off" by an artillery round in action at Antietam.
1 Gould, Joseph, The Story of the Forty-eighth : a Record of the Campaigns of the Forty-eighth Regiment Pennsylvania Veteran Volunteer Infantry ..., Philadelphia: Regimental Association, 1908, pp. 82 - 90, 400 - 460 (rosters) [AotW citation 5465]
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