George F. Chamberlain(1844 - 1865)
Home State: Connecticut
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: 16th Connecticut Infantry
Before the Antietam Campaign:
From Berlin, he mustered into service as Private in Company G, 16th Connecticut Infantry on 9 August 1862.
In the Antietam Campaign:
He was wounded in the leg in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.
The remainder of the War:
He was treated at the German Reform Church in Sharpsburg. He died from the effects of his wounds in May 1865.
References, Sources, and other notes:
Basic information from Ingersoll1. Additional details and the photo here - from one at the Middlesex County Historical Society - from John Banks. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave.
|Place of Birth: Berlin, CT |
Death Date: 5/11/1865 Death Place: OH Burial Place: Hale Cemetery, Ridgeway, OH
1 Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pp. 656 - 663 [AotW citation 5562]
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