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Federal (USV)

Sergeant

John H. Chambers

(? - 1862)

Home State: Pennsylvania

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 106th Pennsylvania Infantry

Before Antietam

He enlisted as Sergeant in Company B, 106th Pennsylvania Infantry on 28 August 1861.

On the Campaign

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

References & notes

Basic information from Ward.1 He's not in Bates' History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers. He's on a casualty list published in the Philadelphia Inquirer of 29 September 1862, as wounded in action.

Death

09/17/1862 Sharpsburg, MD

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. 112, 311  [AotW citation 5658]