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Federal (USV)

Lieutenant

William Bryan

(1837 - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 106th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

From Lycoming County, he mustered as 2nd Lieutenant of Company F, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 14 August 1861.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Antietam.

References & notes

Basic information from Ward1 and Bates.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave. Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) Post 439 in Unityville, PA was named for him.

Birth

05/10/1837

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD; burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hughesville, PA

Notes

1   Ward, Joseph R. C., History of the One-Hundred and Sixth Regiment Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865 (2nd Ed.), Philadelphia: Grant, Faires & Rogers, 1906, pp. 103 - 113, 298 - 375  [AotW citation 5655]

2   Bates, Samuel Penniman, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, Harrisburg: State of Pennsylvania, 1868-1871, Vol. III, pg. 843  [AotW citation 21504]